Creative blocks, untamed monsters, and other obsessions

Every Wednesday I choose a topic for the Basilique Chat Salon. About a dozen people gather to discuss it over 2 hours. This week’s subject was Creativity – where does it come from, and where does it go, when it seems unavailable? I wasn’t sure how this topic would go because I handled it differently […]

Paradise Lost Sells Out its Premiere Season

The Basilique Performing Arts Company is pleased to announce that all twelve scheduled performances of Paradise Lost in Second Life have sold out. The Company would like to thank all the actors, sponsors, bloggers and fans that attended our shows. A full list of acknowledgements to all supporters of Paradise Lost in Second Life will […]

Romeo + Juliet: A new poster, new dates, and new players!

Many bloggers are aware of Strawberry Singh’s Monday Memes. Her latest challenge was Create a movie poster for your SL Avatar or SLife. You can base it off an original movie poster or think of a completely new idea of your own! Get creative and have some fun with it! Remember to leave your link […]

Romeo + Juliet: The Voice-over Poems, with photography by Strawberry Singh

We made an early choice to integrate voice-overs as a way of helping to tell the story of our star cross’d lovers in Romeo + Juliet. Drawing from Shakespeare’s own words, Purdie Silkamour, Harvey Crabsticks and I penned these little poems to precede every scene, borrowing liberally from the play itself, embedding appropriate quotations in […]

An interview with Belice Benoir, with photography by Strawberry Singh

Well, last week’s production of Romeo and Juliet went off without much incident. There was a little hiccup with some of the technical aspects requiring a scene to be restarted, but apart from that, a massive improvement over the earlier performance! This weekend we’ll be trying a different time slot for our fourth performance (Sunday […]