Notes From the Director Winter 2018

Rungs from the Director’s Chair by Elmer C Schulz Once more unto the breech!… A well-known coach was once asked, “How much does college football contribute to the national physical-fitness picture?” “Nothing,” the coach replied abruptly. “Why not?” the startled interviewer asked. “Well,” said the coach, “the way I see

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Notes From the Director Autumn 2018

Rungs from the Director’s Chair by Elmer C Schulz “They went to sea in a Sieve, they did, In a Sieve they went to sea: In spite of all their friends could say, On a winter’s morn, on a stormy day, In a Sieve they went to sea! And when

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Notes From the Director Summer 2018

Rungs from the Director’s Chair by Elmer Schulz If you are a dreamer, come in. If you are a dreamer, a wisher, a liar, a hop-er, a pray-er, a magic bean buyer… If you’re a pretender, come sit by my fire for we have some flax-golden tales to spin. Come

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Notes From the Director Spring 2018

Rungs from the Director’s Chair by Elmer Schulz “Brick by brick, my fellow citizens, brick by brick.” I recently recalled this quote, not from a history book, but the film Seabiscuit. The fictionalized character of Red Pollard, played by Tobey Maguire, addresses his recovering mount with this heartening line. “I

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