Those of us theatre fans lucky enough to live within a reasonable distance from New York know the pleasure of a trip to Broadway: sitting in a legendary theatre that has hosted legendary shows which have captivated audiences for decades; marveling at the talent of some of the best stage actors of our time; experiencing the thrill of the biggest, best new plays and musicals first hand.
Broadway is really a remarkable place, but luckily, the most successful of these shows often pick up and take i... [Read more]
Valentine's Day is upon us, and lovers everywhere are looking for the perfect date night. A show is a great addition to any night out, and with so many to choose from, there's a good fit for every couple. Cozy up next to each other and get ready to laugh, cry, and marvel at a live spectacle of your choice. Are you into dramatic plays or lighthearted musicals? Dance or acrobatics? Classic stories or quirky tales? Take your pick from this list and make this Valentine's Day one to remember.
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The creepy, kooky Addams Family musical recently haunted my local performing arts center, and, having missed the show's run on Broadway, I was excited to get the chance to see it. Now, I must preface this review with the fact that this show has had somewhat of a dark cloud floating over it (pun intended), and not merely for the subject matter. From its original pre-Broadway Chicago production through its Broadway run, The Addams Family has suffered the heavy disparagement of many critics. The po... [Read more]