Custom home builders are used to getting all sorts of strange requests from clients. But when Kristen and Michael Overcash asked Joe Welch to build a 26-foot climbing wall for them and their four kids right in the living room of their new home, Welch knew he was in for something special. “I pretty much build whatever people want, but this was certainly the most unique,” he says.
Four major American theaters recently filled their top leadership positions with women theatre-makers: Pam MacKinnon, Artistic Director at American Conservatory Theater (ACT) in San Francisco; Jennifer Zeyl, Artistic Director at Intiman Theatre in Seattle; Rachel Fink, Executive Director at Lookingglass Theatre in Chicago; and Marcela Lorca, Artistic Director at Ten Thousand Things Theater Company in Minneapolis.
“We are in the NAFTA (worst trade deal ever made) renegotiation process with Mexico & Canada. Both being very difficult, may have to terminate?” — President Donald TrumpTweets like this have drastically changed the tone of negotiations between the U.S. and Mexico, which — coupled with continued political strain from the proposed border wall, NAFTA and other issues — may seriously affect Texans.