“When mediocrity has prevailed in the arts for 50 years, it is no wonder that the power brokers do not recognize genius when they see it.”
Library Director in 2021.
Newark, Italy and me (Lulu 2019):
“Great stuff. You should be appointed by the mayor of Newark as the go to historian.
Of everything to work past present and future. Your work is fabulous,”
Since we joined Fractured Atlas, 60 friends and colleagues have made 205 charitable gifts for ArtsPR since 2015. Many give more than once. Others read my posts but have not yet…
1981–2021 Career Highlights for 2021
Daniel P Quinn had plays published in “Short Plays to Long Remember” and they became part of his trilogy AMERICAN PHANTASMAGORIA (Lulu) in 2020. The Montclair Times praised his “Exits & Entrances: Off-Broadway, Opera, “ (2008) AuthorHouse, and The Record featured his “organized labor” (2004) as well with feature coverage of both books.
Adjudicator/Lecturer: SUNY/Brockport, Brooklyn College, Rutgers University, Morris Museum, Kearny, Belleville, Nutley Libraries, Garibaldi-Meucci Museum, Snug Harbor, Irish Arts Center, Lincoln Center, Caldwell College, NJPAC, Bridgeton Poetry Center, Italian-American Museum, NYC; Paterson Museum, American Labor Museum, Passaic County College, Pointers Society, Elmwood Pk…
Daniel P Quinn’s writing has appeared in Short Plays to Long Remember; The Italian Tribune; The Herald News; Audiophile Voice; Sensations; Theatre Journal; Italian Voice; Performing Arts Journal; Local Knowledge and over 200 letters and blogs via The New York Times from 1977–2021.
“Daniel P. Quinn takes readers on a guided tour of his prolific career as an actor, director and producer through “a series of journalistic snapshots in a scrapbook of theatrical adventures.” The Montclair Times.
Special programs could include book signings with backstage stories from Milan to Dublin, Rome and NYC. Books include : Newark, Italy + Me…
An Irish-Italian being asked if I was “Irish” at LaScala. Directing an Irish play (in Italian) in Rome while trying to explain the Irish to the Romans.
We will do Presidential History in Newark as noted in Newark, Italy and me from Lincoln to Hoover, and JFK, and a recent visit by Obama. In recognition for Presidents Month in February 2021.
Understanding Columbus (1920–27), the Red Scare, SACCO & VANZETTI and “Columbus” removed twice from sites in Newark, NJ.
Newark, Italy and me (Lulu Books 2019) over a century with hind-sight and foresight from 1920–2020. The Dawn of Nevarca (Newark’s…
Blogger in The New York Times (2020/21), AMERICAN PHANTASMAGORIA (Lulu 2019); “organized labor “ 2005 (Author House) Herald News; Performing Arts Journal.