Backstage at the Big Stage

American Ballet Theatre's new "Firebird." Photo © Gene Schiavone

NEW YORK – All New York’s a stage, and there is nothing “merely” about its citizens as players. I witnessed the following players make their exits and entrances in a packed visit to my hometown last month, in no particular order: Taxi drivers muttering imprecations against the President for snarling up traffic with a brief […]