Michael Bilow

Michael Bilow

Bio:

Website:

Articles by Michael Bilow

Beowulf: Hard-Rocking English Version of
September 14, 2016 No Commentby

Beowulf: Hard-Rocking English Version of “The Greatest American Hero”

Trinity Rep’s production of Beowulf: A Thousand Years of Baggage is a lot more fun than the average high school ...

Opinion: What’s the Matter with Providence?
September 8, 2016 No Commentby

Opinion: What’s the Matter with Providence?

I write this a few minutes after receiving a $25 ticket for overtime parking at a meter in Providence. I ...

News Analysis: Is the Unemployment Rate “a Hoax?”
August 17, 2016 No Commentby

News Analysis: Is the Unemployment Rate “a Hoax?”

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, in a major speech on August 8 outlining his economic plan for the country, made ...

Baden-Powell Service Association: Traditional Scouting for Everyone
July 6, 2016 No Commentby

Baden-Powell Service Association: Traditional Scouting for Everyone

Young people interested in traditional scouting that emphasizes outdoor activities and interaction with nature had few opportunities if they felt ...

GMOs: Guide for the Perplexed
June 15, 2016 No Commentby

GMOs: Guide for the Perplexed

Surprisingly, the first and hardest problem of talking about genetically modified organisms (GMOs) is defining them. Advanced biotechnology since the ...

GMO Food: Complicated Questions but No Simple Answers
June 15, 2016 No Commentby

GMO Food: Complicated Questions but No Simple Answers

Food containing genetically modified organisms (GMOs) made by genetic engineering (GE) has been in the news recently following the May ...

Providence Playcorps: Free Pop-Up Adventure Playgrounds for Kids
June 1, 2016 No Commentby

Providence Playcorps: Free Pop-Up Adventure Playgrounds for Kids

Children are resilient; in the bombed-out rubble of Europe after World War II, children found ways to do amidst the ...

Jerusalem: There Were Giants in the Earth in Those Days
May 25, 2016 No Commentby

Jerusalem: There Were Giants in the Earth in Those Days

The decline and fall of a civilized society from ancient greatness to modern mediocrity has been the subject of much ...

The Man from Earth: Where No Man Has Gone Before
May 18, 2016 No Commentby

The Man from Earth: Where No Man Has Gone Before

The Man from Earth is a rare stage play that raises challenging intellectual questions usually only seen in the best ...

Narragansett Valkyrie: War of All Against All
May 1, 2016 No Commentby

Narragansett Valkyrie: War of All Against All

In a world premiere, Contemporary Theatre playwright-in-residence Andy Hoover imagines a virtual reality combat game, “Triad,” played by teams of ...