Why Going to See a Live Play Makes Me Sad

Because every time I go to see one, whether it’s at a small theater or a major production, I don’t see anyone there under 50. The younger humans in SF and the surrounding areas are not interested in live theater. They prefer silly movies, alcohol, Facebook and Tinder. I wish our youth knew how much they are missing out in terms of the intensity of emotional experience that only live action on the stage can deliver. It would be great if our high schools and colleges made it mandatory for their students to see at least one play per semester to make their education a little more complete. It’s not that much to ask…

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s