Scene4 - International Magazine of Arts and Media | August 2016 | Background graphic clipped from David Wiley's  "Coquette and Black Sun" |

 August 2016

Scene4 Magazine inFocus -

The Nice Guys l reviewed by Miles David Moore Scene4 Magazine | August 2016 |

Film — The Extremes Of Comedy
The Nice Guys, Love & Friendship
Rice holds her own with Gosling and Crowe

Miles David Moore

Robin and Clark | Carla Maria Verdino-Süllwold | Scene4 Magazine | August 2016 |

Of Miracles, Magic
and Make Believe

The Musicals of Robin and Clark
Carla Maria Verdino-Süllwold

Harold Renaud's "Spring Street Barnum" | Lissa Tyler Renaud | Scene4 Magazine - August 2016

Harold Renaud’s
Spring Street Barnum

Financial Acrobatics of the 1920s
Lissa Tyler Renaud

Scene4 Magazine inView -


Michael Bettencourt-Scene4 Magazine

Watson Heston
Swimming against the current of
this country’s obsessions with
religion, empire, and capitalism

Michael Bettencourt

Arthur Meiselman-Scene4 Magazine

Hillary In The Movies
In 1964 the idea of a Woman
President was as threatening as
the idea of a woman's vote

Arthur Meiselman

Nathan Thomas-Scene4 Magazine

The Brother of Liberty
Is Frustration

Freedom is a slippery question. It
only means something relative to...
Nathan Thomas

Les Marcottt-Scene4 Magazine
Claudine Jones-Scene4 Magazine
Patrick Walsh-Scene4 Magazine

Waylon: My Outlaw Dad
(redux) Told with candor, brutal honesty, a tale of sex, drugs, pinball
addiction & outlaw country music

Les Marcott

Designed for Junk
Since I lost half our chickens to
varmints, there was nothing to do
but to whisk them away to safety
Claudine Jones

Joseph Hewes
And his house in Princeton.
There’s something wonderfully democratic about the place

Patrick Walsh

Scene4 Magazine inSight -

Scene4 Magazine | The Steiny Road To Operadom | Karren Lalonde Alenier

Red Emma
Emma Goldman, Donald Trump
& Gertrude Stein

Karren LaLonde Alenier

Rattanachai Chaiyarattana - Arts of Thailand | Janine Yasovant | Scene4 Magazine | August 2016 |

Arts of Thailand
Rattanachai Chaiyarattana

His personal theme is the darkness of night
Janine Yasovant

The Wafer | Arthur Meiselamn | Scene4 Magazine - August 2016

The Wafer
The story of a never-ending revolution
 The time: Anytime. The place: Anywhere
Arthur Meiselman

BAD HAIR DAY FOR THE WORLD | Elliot Feldman | Scene4 Magazine | August 2016 |

Bad Hair Day
For the

Elliot Feldman

The Art of David Wiley | Colors Of The Roundtable-Episode 4 | Scene4 Magazine | August 2016 |

Colors Of The Roundtable
Episode 4
The Conductor’s Dilemma
David Wiley

The Charioteer | Griselda Steiner | Scene4 Magazine | August 2016 |

The Charioteer
Retracing steps on
a pathway to a dream

Griselda Steiner

Scene4 Magazine Perspectives -

The Humble Lily  | The Photography of Jon Rendell | Scene4 Magazine | August 2016
drawing and poetry
The Art of David Wiley | The Pieta and the Dome of San Lorenzo | Scene4 Magazine | August 2016 |

The Humble Lily
The Photography of Jon Rendell

The Pieta and the Dome
of San Lorenzo

The Art of David Wiley

Scene4 Magazine: Perspectives - Dialogue | Undress Me | Michael Bettencourt | April 2016 |

Undress Me  Michael Bettencourt
In a bar, Laura turns to Stefan and asks him to undress her by word of mouth, in his best mother tongue.

Scene4 Magazine: Perspectives - Dialogue | The Greed Gene | Michael Bettencourt | April 2016 |

The Greed Gene  Michael Bettencourt
A young couple is told by their genetic counselor — the "genie of genes" — that their child has the greed gene, and there is nothing they can do.

Scene4 Magazine: Perspectives - Audio | Theatre Thoughts  | Michael Bettencourt April 2016 |


An astute and entertaining array of audio essays on an array of topics by an astute and
entertaining essayist.


Scene4 Magazine Blogs -

Letters to the Editor
Recent Letters

Long & short reviews of theatre, film and more

Que Pasa
Notices, announcements and coming attractions

Karren LaLonde Alenier
The Dresser addresses what’s underneath the art

Miles David Moore Thoughts and observations from, to, for or against

Les Marcott
Dr. Barnabus T. Bynum's
Travelling Minstrel Show


Arthur Meiselman


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Scene4 Magazine - Karren Alenier - The Steiny Road To Operadom |

The Steiny Road to Operadom
Index of Karren Alenier’s columns
and writings in Scene4.
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Scene4 Magazine  Comics with Elliot Feldman

Index of Elliot Feldman’s comics and cartoons in Scene4.
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Scene4 Magazine: Film Reviews | Miles David Moore |

Film Reviews
Index of all reviews by Scene4’s
Film Critic, Miles David Moore.

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Scene4 Magazine: Writings | Renate Stendhal |

Index of Renate Stendhal’s articles and reviews in Scene4.
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Scene4 Magazine: Writings | Renate Stendhal |

Index of Arthur Meiselman’s columns and writings in Scene4.
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