La Gringa – Marietta’s New Theatre In The Square

La Gringa Playbill

Marietta’s New Theatre In The Square recently ran La Gringa, a story about a young Puerto Rican woman from New York “going home” to find her roots. She gets more, and less, than she bargained for in this family-friendly comedy.   (Note: I did attend this event at no cost in exchange for writing this post…. Continue Reading


Native Son – Marietta’s New Theatre In The Square

Native Son

  I was recently invited to attend the play Native Son at Marietta’s New Theatre in the Square. I grew up in Marietta and Theatre in the Square was a fantastic local live entertainment venue I was able to visit through high school and college. The theatre has grown since those days. The brick walkway… Continue Reading


Review: Piastra Restaurant Patron Tequila Tasting

On Wednesday, May 3rd, two days before Cinco de Mayo, I attended a Patrón Tequila tasting dinner at Piastra Restaurant in the Marietta Square. It was fun, educational, and at times raucous. The food was excellent, the drinks refreshing, and the conversation informative.   (Note: I did attend this event at no cost in exchange for… Continue Reading