Posts tagged "art"
I have been on a total Ghostbusters kick lately, thanks to the film’s 30th anniversary celebrations. I threw a viewing party in my apartment a couple of weeks back. Since then, I’d been looking forward to Gallery 1988′s traveling art show at Rotofugi. The installation opened last night. The place was crazy-packed, cats and dogs... Read more »
Even though I LOVE butt-kicking heroines like Leia, Buffy, and River Tam, I have a soft spot for Disney Princesses. I grew up with the movies. Aladdin = dreamy!! Thus, it hurts me that the controversy surrounding Merida from Brave had to happen. Disney had the opportunity to change its girly, damsel-filled Princess roster into something... Read more »
I have a very awesome, much-anticipated press event to get to, so I am going to type this GEEKend’s local events AS FAST AS I CAN!! 1. The Rocky Horror Picture Show – Presented by the World of Weird Monster Show, a live cast is doing the Timewarp in Wilmette. Costumes and participation are encouraged.... Read more »
Avengers, assemble! This year’s most-anticipated movie is about to touch down. Critics already love The Avengers, which means 2 consecutive hits for Joss Whedon.* I’ll be seeing it at midnight. How about you? If The Avengers aren’t your speed, here are more geek-friendly events in town this weekend: 1. Improvised Star Trek – Back in 2009,... Read more »
So, Capricon was nice. Their art show was particularly refreshing; I hadn’t seen a setup like that since Dragon*Con. That said, the con gave me a few more leads on geeky things to do TONIGHT! I know these are last minute, and that I already dedicated a full post to this GEEKend… but I’m a girl... Read more »
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