Award-winning sportswriter and author Dave Kindred stopped by Chez Xark on his way to Augusta to cover the Masters, and after lunch at Moe's Crosstown Tavern he sat down for an interview with Xark guy Dan Conover. The legendary baseball writer talks about the best ballpark in the majors, puts Tiger Woods in context and answers the question: What the hell was A-Rod thinking when he did that Details magazine photo spread?
I put this one together after attending the dress rehearsal for Amistad on Monday and filing my print story advancing Thursday night's preview (which, I'm told by an editor, isn't a preview, because the festival staff isn't calling it a preview... whatever...) performance.
What I want to know before I make a commitment to an opera (and yes, to me, an opera feels like a commitment) is whether I'm really getting something for my money and time. If you're asking me, this one seems worth it. This video attempts to show you why.