WiCM Meets The Muppets

October 14, 2011 Jim Henson’s Fantastic World at the Museum of the Moving Image This week's event took WiCM members to Astoria, Queens, to visit to the Museum of the Moving Image’s Jim Henson exhibit. With its presentation of the man’s ads, short films, character designs, doodles, films, and actual Muppets, the exhibit displays the … Continue reading WiCM Meets The Muppets

The Story of the WiCM Blog

WiCM, We're nearing the dramatic conclusion of the 2011 blog season. In true holiday-special tradition, I present: ~The Story of the WiCM Blog~ Twas the night before Thursday, so Wednesday, I think, And with WiCM assembled, for candy and drink, I accepted a challenge I didn't foresee, All thanks to WiCM's president-to-be. I'd belonged for … Continue reading The Story of the WiCM Blog

Dancing, Stretching, Giggling, Making Strained Connections to Now-Obscure Pop Groups

September 8, 2011 Q&A with the folks behind The Ohmies Ze blog, she ees back! This week, the creators of The Ohmies hosted a panel Q&A for an enthusiastic audience of WiCM members. The Ohmies is a live musical and theatrical show for the pre-school set. Featuring extensive physical interactivity—audience members must move to advance … Continue reading Dancing, Stretching, Giggling, Making Strained Connections to Now-Obscure Pop Groups

Grade “M” Advice with Lisa Graff

August 16, 2011 Stuck in the Middle with Lisa Graff Dear WiCM, Guess what I found? A blog post…from the past. Here’s an excerpt: August 16, 1909 Weblogging is a tough business. When the latest exploits of the Prussian aristocracy find their way through the telegraph wires, it’s difficult to beat the newspapermen to the … Continue reading Grade “M” Advice with Lisa Graff

Harry Potter: The Exhibit

August 9, 2011 Harry Potter and the Museum Exhibit with Harry Potter Things In It Times Square. So many muggles. Oy. WiCM provided discount tickets to Times Square's Harry Potter: The Exhibition, a collection of props, costumes, and sets from the movie franchise. For those of you who attended and didn’t remember seeing me, I … Continue reading Harry Potter: The Exhibit