Day: July 14, 2015

Nerdlesque Will Make Your Geek Heart Dance: an Interview with Jo Jo Stiletto and Sailor St. Claire

When I caught wind of Emerald City Comicon’s special event, “Guardians of the Sexy: a Geeky Celebration in Burlesque,” my heart soared. Geeky burlesque, aka “nerdlesque”? Yes! I am so there! And then I tried to buy tickets and discovered they were sold out, and I was sad. When I heard how awesome the show was, I wept salty…

Kids Are Complicated Too: Pixar’s Latest Is Turning Stereotypes Inside Out

Inside Out Directed by: Peter Doctor Screenplay by: Peter Doctor, Meg LeFauve, and Josh Cooley Disney/PIXAR (June 19, 2015) Disney/PIXAR’s latest film explores yet-uncharted territory: a look at the tween mind from the inside. Five emotions—led by Amy Poehler’s effervescent Joy—live in eleven-year-old Riley’s mind and operate a control board that creates Riley’s thoughts and…