UCB Close Up: Matt Mayer -
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This week, our Close Up star is Matt Mayer. Matt’s a performer. He’s a comedian. He’s a producer. He’s a director. Basically, he’s a Renaissance Man (let him handle his Renaissance, damn). Matt performs on the famed UCB stage, of course, but did…
I didn’t even know this was happening! I’m creeped out a little, but also honored, of course.
- Because he’s a funny and talented guy.
That’s so nice! Really it’s a honor. :)
NICOLE DRESPEL -
We’re doing a project where we ask people: what’s your UCB? We got to talk to Nicole Drespel about Bucky, teaching, and being obsessed right away.
EO: How’d you find UCB?
ND: I did college improv. Langan Kingsley mentioned the group—it was called Dead Serious at…
Read it and love it. Pay great attention to how much she believes in you, no matter who you are. It’s a short, but powerful paragraph.
My couch is for people who live life on the edge. (at Home.)
Since the series began, creator Nic Pizzolatto has made it clear, in interview after interview, that True Detective is at its core a story about stories. So for a show that so fetishizes the act of storytelling, the central thesis is surprisingly cynical. In the world of True Detective, stories never reveal the truth, they’re most often used explicitly to deceive, and even the storytellers themselves get duped by the fantasies they create.
This is brilliant analysis
Billboard would have the hardest time culling an invite list for a wedding.
Homemade workspace. (at Home.)
Married to Mushmouth.
Embracing the curl today. #blessed