This Not-So Random Reading List!
This Random World

This Not-So Random Reading List!

There’s nothing more alluring than the promise of possibility! In THIS RANDOM WORLD by playwright Steven Dietz, characters face the hilarious and sometimes harrowing coincidences and consequences of life. In this not-so-random collection of books and movies provided by The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, these same ideas of fate are brought to the … Continue reading

Life’s a drag (queen): An Interview with Playwright Matthew Lopez
The Legend of Georgia McBride

Life’s a drag (queen): An Interview with Playwright Matthew Lopez

Question: What do you get when you cross an Elvis impersonator with a drag queen? Answer: Georgia McBride. Matthew Lopez, creator of the edgy and feel-good comedy The Legend of Georgia McBride, discusses how this unique world came to be. What inspired you to create The Legend of Georgia McBride? The play was inspired by a playlist I’d … Continue reading

Multiple Personalities in Order: An Interview with Mrs. Mannerly’s Raymond McAnally
Mrs. Mannerly / Shows

Multiple Personalities in Order: An Interview with Mrs. Mannerly’s Raymond McAnally

Raymond McAnally, the male lead in the Jeffrey Hatcher’s comedic play Mrs. Mannerly, reveals tips on playing multiple characters, connecting with the audience, and his most memorable roles as an actor. Q: What is your favorite part about playing multiple characters, both in Mrs. Mannerly and in general? A: I’m a “research nerd,” so I … Continue reading