Articles - Drama Around The Globe
The ARTICLES listed on this page have been published by a wide range of newspapers, magazines, websites in the US and overseas by Henrik Eger. For details, click here.
Articles, in reverse chronological order
- “Final Farewell for Andrew Kevorkian, Keeper of the Armenian Flame." The Armenian Weekly, April 27, 2017.
- “Phindie’s Best of 2016: Henrik's most widely read articles." Phindie and Drama Around the Globe, December 30, 2016.
- “The Philadelphia Chorus’ ‘The Voice of Peace.” DC Metro, December 28, 2016.
- “International Fringe 2016: A welcome to theater from around the world, including refugees." Phindie, September 18, 2016.
- “Mockingbird America, then and now: An open letter to Harper Lee." Broad Street Review, April 27, 2016.
- “Theatre Is a Great Equalizer”: Alzheimer’s, Humor, and Actors Who Stutter. HowlRound, February 28, 2016.
- “Phindie Loses a Contributor: Remembering Allison Rickert, writer, editor, and mensch." Phindie &Drama Around the Globe, Jan. 9, 2016.
- “Phindie in 2015: The most popular articles of the last twelve months." Phindie and Drama Around the Globe, December 29, 2015.
- “The Magic of Christmas!: Barbershop Quartet with famous Philly magicians." Phindie and Drama Around the Globe, December 18, 2015.
- “Full of Grace, a Catholic Docudrama." HowlRound, November 4, 2015.
- “When an actor cannot move, the director has to jump in: Tina Brock is the new KING in the sold-out final performances of Ionesco’s classic." Phindie and Drama Around the Globe, September 20, 2015.
- “The International Philly Fringe: A welcome to 18 countries." Phindie and Drama Around the Globe, September 8, 2015.
- “Striptease Fundraiser: A true story." Phindie and Drama Around the Globe, May 25, 2015.
- “Breaking some of America’s most sensitive taboos: THE SUBMISSION by Jeff Talbot." Drama Around the Globe, May 12, 2015.
- “The International Philly Fringe: A welcome to far-flung artists." Phindie and Drama Around the Globe, September 7, 2014.
- “Tipsy on theater: Wine-tasting 90 plays and a night-out in Philly without a hangover. The Second Annual One-Minute Play Festival (InterAct)." Phindie and Drama Around the Globe, August 4, 2014.
- “The ups and downs of success: Theatre artists between jobs." Phindie and Drama Around the Globe, June 30, 2014.
- “Inaugural Philadelphia directors' salon." Drama Around The Globe, April 7, 2014.
- “Watching porn while sitting Shiva." The Jewish Daily Forward, April 3, 2014.
- “Gather your insights and an ounce of chutzpah: ON BECOMING A THEATRE REVIEWER." AAJT, January 2011.*
- “The sexual and political chameleon of Berlin: The ambiguities of Charlotte von Mahlsdorf’s life in I Am My Own Wife." AAJT, June, 2010.*
- “At 89, the doyenne of Jewish theater reviews." Jewish Daily Forward, December 8, 2010.
- “Flowers and applause for a theatre critic: Irene Backalenick’s 90th birthday." AAJT, 2010.*
- “Dear Naava Piatka (1952-2009)." AAJT, October, 2009.*
- "From hitting a stained glass window to developing America's oldest college exchange program with Germany: Erna J. Fast." The Mennonite, July 7, 2009.
- Die Soldaten: Lincoln Center Festival celebrates Independence Day at Park Avenue Armory with a German perspective." Classical Voice, July 5, 2008.
- The puppet master is dead, long live Robert Smythe: The closing of Mum, Philadelphia's only professional puppet theatre. June 29, 2008.
- “Never give up building bridges!": From becoming Martin Luther King's Nobel Peace Prize mail translator to thinking about his legacy. January 21, 2008.
- “Beauty and terror, seen through the kaleidoscope of Jewish theatre: International aspects of the world congress of Jewish theatres in Vienna, Austria." Association for Jewish Theatre (AJT), Summer 2007.
- “Vienna, Detroit, Jerusalem: Thought-provoking Jewish theatre conferences on three continents." AAJT, March 2007.*
- Repressing vital information: Open Letter to Elie Wiesel. Windy City Times, October 23, 1986.
- Legacy of a Hollywood Hunk: Open Letter to Rock Hudson. Windy City Times, October 10, 1985.
- * All About Jewish Theatre (AAJT) temporarily unavailable