Tag Archives: Actor


Break a Leg

Content: Informant – “Break a leg is when you wish to wish an actor good luck in a theater. You can’t say good luck, you instead say break a leg.” Context: JK – “When did you first hear it?” Informant – “I heard it many years ago when I was performing and around stage people…. Continue Reading »

Never Say Macbeth

Content: Informant – “You know the story of Macbeth. There are a lot of witches in that play. Legend has it that the curses that they say are real. If you say the name of the Scottish Play in a theater needlessly, that theater is cursed. The name summons the witches and curses. To reverse… Continue Reading »

Matthew McConaughey arrest story

Content: Informant – “Have you heard the story of Matthew McConaughey’s arrest? It’s a local legend at this point. So McConaughey lives up in Westlake. And apparently, one night, he was making a lot of noise so his neighbors called the police. When the police arrived, they went around the back of the house and… Continue Reading »