The Sellsword and the Squire

Game of Thrones features multiple characters who facilitate analysis when comparing them to someone else. Arya and Sansa, for example, are two sides of the same coin with complementary abilities and survival mechanisms. Jon Snow and Theon Greyjoy are another pair whose shared history and contrasting decision-making generates deep discussions. I consider Podrick Payne and Ser Bronn […]

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Game of Thrones – The Rock Musical: An Unauthorized Parody Smashes its Way to Fighting Form Off Broadway

A few weeks ago, I previewed the upcoming Game of Thrones musical parody, exclusively interviewing Allison Lobel, the production’s Sansa and a friend of mine from college. Having been lucky enough to see it live, I can say handily that it was worth the wait. Cast all your notions of “THIS IS A SERIOUS DRAMA” to the side, […]

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