Pitoniak: A city that prospers

February 12, 2010
Today, out of all days, I wish I were home. I still remember the moment, in 2003, when the winner of the bid for the 2010 Olympic Games was announced. On that day, like today, I was far from home — it was July, and I was vacationing in Massachusetts — and, after those final »

Polish company mixes up performing styles

October 16, 2007
It’s not every Monday morning that Yalies can jump, shout and contort themselves in bizarre ways — all while under the instruction of a half a dozen Polish forest-dwellers. The Staniewski Center for Theatre Practices in Gardzienice, a world-renowned Polish company, hosted a workshop and lecture Monday, co-sponsored by the World Performance Project, the Yale »