Page 10

were getting along like they’d known each other for years and seemed to be in great shape. And I thought, “Wonderful.”

Then, on the other side of the room, we have Vincent and Angela. And, so palpable was the tension between them that I could feel it on the other side of the room. Um, it was profound and unsettling.

And I have to say, I don’t like conflict, and I, that’s, that’s why you’ll never find me stirring up a pot when it doesn’t need to be stirred— a pot of stuff that is. At any rate,

I stepped into this and just asked what was going on. And Vincent instantly is dismissive. “Oh, nothing, nothing Tim, you can go away, nothing’s happening, everything’s fine.” I said, “But it doesn’t look fine, it doesn’t sound fine, it doesn’t, doesn’t feel fine.” No, it’s fine, there’s nothing wrong.” Angela? “Well, we’re not really getting along very well.” Well, what’s the issue? “Well, Vincent wants to do everything himself.” Tim Gunn’s Podcast (a reality chamber opera) © Jeffrey Lependorf 2007

10

Profile for Jeffrey Lependorf

Tim Gunn's Podcast (a reality chamber opera)  

an opera libretto by Jeffrey Lependorf based on a podcast of "Project Runway" fashion guru Tim Gunn, in which designers compete creating a g...

Tim Gunn's Podcast (a reality chamber opera)  

an opera libretto by Jeffrey Lependorf based on a podcast of "Project Runway" fashion guru Tim Gunn, in which designers compete creating a g...