Links for 2006-10-02

Broadway Overtures – Theater – Report – New York Times
Traditional Broadway overtures — several minutes long, made up of melodies heard later in the show and played by an orchestra before the curtain goes up — are disappearing.

Damien Hirst – Shark – Art – Report – New York Times
In 1992 it was shocking artwork. Fourteen years later it was $8 million worth of rotting seafood. Enter Damien Hirst, a squad of assistants, 200 needles, an ocean of formaldehyde and one brand new 13-foot tiger shark.

YouTube – Chicken Little – Numa Numa