"Does anybody know how to work a projector?" shouts Viviana Olen over a PBR-saturated room of about 100, mostly millennials with a sprinkling of Gen X–ers. Matt Harkins fiddles with the open MacBook. This is Williamsburg, rooftop film capital of the U.S.A. Somebody knows how to work a projector. The show goes on.
Laura June Kirsch
That was pretty much how the Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan 1994 Museum Gala unfolded Saturday night. Olen and Harkins, the founders/curators/guides/live-in custodians of the highly publicized museum and the event's hosts, were a bit harried throughout the variety hour but charismatic enough to carry the crowd.