Posts in April 2015

Eat Delicious Pizza by the Pie or the Slice at Rocky Slims

  April 16, 2015  //  Rocky Slims

Pizza transcends international boundaries. While it remains indubitably Italian in history and influence, it evolves to take on the characteristics of the place in which it is made. Consider, for example, the pizzas made in Sweden, which we can only call “unique”. New York pizza is a breed unto itself, an exemplar of the class.…

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Get an In-cider Scoop on the New Cider Bar Wassail

  April 9, 2015  //  Wassail

Believe it or not, there’s times when a beer just won’t do. Don’t get us wrong. We love a good brew just as much as the next folks (though never while we’re driving, either cars or ferries). Variety is the spice of life, and it’s nice to change things up, especially when there’s a delicious…

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Two Forbidden Lovers Try to Conquer All with Love in “Lucia di Lammermoor”

  April 7, 2015  //  Lucia di Lammermoor, Uncategorized

Remember “Romeo and Juliet”? Two star-crossed lovers from enemy families, who are determined that their love shall conquer all? The pretty speeches, the swooning, the beautiful and gentle girl and the tender, adoring boy? Gaetano Donizetti’s “Lucia di Lammermoor” is what happens when “Romeo and Juliet” gets stabby. It’s got the forbidden love, and it’s…

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