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    November 30. Susan, Christine and I saw two of three new Italian plays at the Cherry Lane theatre. I actually thought I had booked the third offer which was a Pirandello revival but we were all glad that we did not miss “The Journey I Never made” and “Story of Love and Soccer”. Both excellently translated and powerfully acted. The first is a thought provoking and somewhat unsettling portrayal of the current social turmoil and the second is modern thriller about corrupt sport and the triumph of evil over good. We were able to chat with one of the actors about the plays after the show. Before the show we ate lobster and oysters at the  “Fish” restaurant which was only two blocks from the theatre!

     

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Nassau on the “Jewel”

This post is a little less than timely–we took the short cruise out of New York on the 19th June. Except for a brief visit to Stirrup Cay (NCL’s private island) I stayed on the ship, relaxed and painted a little.

Nassau harbour

Quick sketch of the same view

Stirrup Cay 1

Cruise ship from the competition docked before us

Stirrup Cay 2

Crowded inner dock

Cabin "still life" with Ethel's sunhat.

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One Response

  1. Lovely photos and paintings!

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