Tag archives: Harvey Weinstein

Sleeping Beauty’s New Awakening via SSB
By Steven Libowitz   |   March 12, 2020

Two years after the #MeToo movement called attention to sexual harassment and power dynamics – and just a month after the landmark conviction of former Hollywood powerbroker Harvey Weinstein – it would seem almost counterintuitive to produce a traditional ballet version of the classic Sleeping Beauty story. In other words, a perfect stranger kissing an […]

Carey On at the Rubicon: A Powerful, Poignant Point of View
By Steven Libowitz   |   February 6, 2020

Carey Crim finished her original draft of Never Not Once – which gets its area premiere at the Rubicon Theatre Company this weekend – three months before the revelations about Harvey Weinstein exploded into the #MeToo movement in the fall of 2017. “So it became unexpectedly – and unfortunately – timely,” the playwright said over […]