"Well, at least it can't be any worse than fish and chips." --John Fraser, Repulsion

FERMENTING RABBIT:  2019 - 2021   


January, 2019:  Six years being us!

A true legend: Barbara Bain, my friend for 50+ years! 

French Quarter, New Orleans; January, 2019  

Talk about ageless... with my 30-year pal Marion Ross

The amazing Q Peter visits from St. Wolfgang, Austria 

At gallery opening with Tom Cianfichi, "Mad Men"'s Bryan Batt, and Festival founder Peggy Scott Laborde 

At gallery opening with former Grace Players Mark Carroll, Carmela Rappazzo, and Bernie White 

With Hugh's mom Becky visiting us from Ft. Worth 

With our dear friend Dr. Kenneth Holditch at the Monteleone  

My old BEDS castmate Jeremy Lawrence in his 11th time as Tennessee! 

Closing the Festival 2019 at the Pontalba with the STELLAAAAA! Shouting Contest, hanging out with our new friend "St. Louis"

Hugh competes... 

...and WINS!

At the Fest's closing night bash at the Pontalba on Jackson Square 

With my “date” Maya Lynne Robinson at the Fountain; May, 2019

And old Jew and Arab royalty:  my

Saudi student Prince Anas Fairaq

At Molly Malone's to remember and celebrate the life and music of the lategreat Jerry Riopelle, with Naomi Riopelle, Stephanie Edwards, and Jenny Sullivan;  June, 2019

A non-Popeye's lunch with my amazing friend Deidrie Henry  

Hugh and I reading in good company at the Fountain Theatre's live-streamed MUELLER REPORT READ-A-THON July 18, 2019... that's Del Shores and Alfred Molina following us!

That SBTM (Silly but Talented Mensch) Leandro Cano at the Road

Kelly Hughes and I hawk our wares at the Chocolate & Art Show at the Vortex in DTLA

With George McGrath at his PARTY OF TWO at the Groundlings...  

...and Lynne Stewart, still the Most Beautiful Woman in Puppetland! 

Great fun introducing my mentoree Patrick Steward to Peter Musante, home in LA for the Blue Man opening  


Hanging in San Diego with our friend-slash-hero Hershey Felder...

... and at SD's Seaport Village with Hugh's brother Arlo

With my friend and fellow OctoberSixteentho-American Tim Robbins; October, 2019 

Thanksgiving, 2019 


Holiday hugs at Cafe Degas with Tennessee's best Maggie Eldred

Our 7th anniversary at the opening of Cirque du Soleil's VOLTA; Dodgers Stadium, January 21, 2020

With my friend for 40+ years Linda Purl at Catalina Jazz Club  

Oh... and then THIS happened:  March, 2020

No eggs, no milk, no TP... but thankfully we have a survival kit

Yeah, but wearing ‘em got old fast.

Jon Lawrence Rivera, who spent the pandemic feeding his friends!

Halloween masks 2020 (that's Elias, not Victor)

Balancing the Big C and the Bigger C... with my oncologist Dr. Rosalyn Morrell

Happyish EX-Mas, 2020


There once were some fellers from El Lay

Who thought lockdown would be a short stay...

A year later to the day

Still socially-distancing away

They’re kinda enjoying their Stay-Ca!  
                                     — TMH, March 13, 2021

Rescuing our beloved Oreo Cookiedough, March, 2021  🧡🧡🧡

Our first maskless excursion with Robyn Cosio and Susan Exley Record; La Scala, Beverly Hills, June, 2021

With Dale Kerpel... obviously we did NOT leave our heart in San Francisco 50 years ago!

With Oberon, the King of the Fairies Lisa Wolpe at Theatricum Botanicum

Al fresco feasting at the home of Ian Bryce and Taylor Gilbert, August, 2021

At the grand opening of the Academy Museum, September, 2021

My BLUE LEAVES Bananas and friend since 1986 Francine Markow

And with another former wife, SUMMERTIME costar Elizabeth Huffman

With our brilliant pal Michael Michetti at Casita del Campo

A Dolby date with MY FAIR LADY Rachel Sorsa

With Desean Terry at A Noise Within for SEVEN GUITARS

At Pasadena Playhouse for the opening of HEAD OVER HEELS; October, 2021 

Full circle: Hangin' with BJ Cook and David Foster's GRANDDAUGHTER Mikaela

Thanksgiving, 2021

Holiday lovin' with Heather Allyn, Rob Nagle, and Roosevelt Allyn-Nagle

With Karen Kondazian at THIS WONDERFUL LIFE at the Matrix 

New quickie TMH headshot, El Presidio de Santa Barbara, second oldest building in California (1782)


Back to HEAD OVER HEELS for Hugh's Fulcrum Adventures' annual holiday bash... the woodland sprite is his boss and pal Leslie Bourne

With Lindy Robbins and my portrait of Laura; December, 2021