New Articles at Yahoo Movies

I've been writing essays about female superhero moviesAll That JazzBrangelinathe best summer movie you haven't seen yet, and why blockbusters need more crappy roles for women, plus interviews with Mood Indigo director Michel Gondry, original Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles star Elias KoteasCaptain America: The Winter Soldier directors the Russo brothers, comic book legend Maggie Thompson, and a botanist with strong opinions about evil movie trees. For these and more, visit my author page at Yahoo! Movies.

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Space Pirates!

Space Pirates, the sublimely silly children's musical I wrote with Denver Casado and Betina Hershey, returned to its original stage this weekend for four performances by the Garden Players of Forest Hills.  We're hoping to make this available to schools as soon as August; it's written for a large group of kids to perform, with many featured parts. Contact me if you'd like more information!

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