Author Archives: Robert Michael Oliver

A little author bio about Robert Michael Oliver

Creativist, Writer, Theatre Artist, Poet, Screenwriter, Educator, and DC resident for almost 40 years.

Capital Fringe: Who Can Say Poe Whitman

Posted on: June 28th, 2015 by
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Performed a bit of Poe and a bit of Whitman at a little gathering in Calvert Country yesterday. What a treat! Reminded me just how consuming it is to perform great literature: to become totally one with the imaginary world of the poet and the poem’s persona, and let its contours take you where itContinue reading the storyCapital Fringe: Who Can Say Poe Whitman

Poe Whitman Open July 10

Posted on: June 22nd, 2015 by
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  I’m in the midst of getting my lines down. Having reached 60, with a thick brain and aching bones, even learning lines is a struggle for focus. The good thing is, even the Poe lines, that I learned four years ago, are still bubbling around inside my head like a foreign language, and onceContinue reading the storyPoe Whitman Open July 10