January 6th, 2016 | 0 commentsHere are some of my favorite shows of 2015.
Marjorie Prime ( Off Broadway: Playwrights Horizons)
First Daughter Suite (Off Broadway: The Public)
King Charles III (Broadway)
Catherine Zuber's stunning dress for Kelli O'hara in The King And I.
The King and I: (Broadway Lincoln Center)
On Your Feet:...
October 20th, 2015 | 0 commentsAt the FIDDLER ON THE ROOF meet the press I spoke with the very talented Jeffrey Schecter. I saw him in the last revival of " A Chorus Line" in " On The Town" at Paper Mill and I am looking forward to seeing him in FIDDLER ON THE ROOF.
It was great speaking with him again. We did a brief interview when he was in On The Town at Paper...
August 16th, 2015 | 0 commentsTyler Hanes, who was cast as the original Gabey in " ON THE TOWN" at Paper Mill Playhouse, is currently a stand in at " ON THE TOWN" on Broadway. He was also in " A CHORUS LINE" " HAIRSPRAY" and many other shows. His performance today was brilliant, and a must see. If you have not seen " On The Town" you must see it now. If you have seen...
August 7th, 2015 | 0 commentsWILL PLAY FINAL BROADWAY PERFORMANCE
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 6
(August 6, 2015 – New York, New York) The critically-acclaimed and Tony Award nominated revival of ON THE TOWN will conclude its run on Broadway on Sunday, September 6 following 28 previews and 368 regular performances, making this the longest-running Broadway production...
August 4th, 2015 | 0 commentsNEW YORK CITY BALLET PRINCIPAL
TO DEPART ON THE TOWN
We will miss Megan Fairchild but hope to see her at NYC BALLET.
STEPS INTO THE ROLE OF ‘IVY SMITH.'
(August 4, 2015 – New York, New York) New York City Ballet principal...
July 17th, 2015 | 0 commentsIn the past few weeks, rudeness at the theater is at an all-time high. Last, week, a woman texted during SHOWS FOR DAYS and LuPone took that phone away from a rude audience member. In other news, a crazy drunk Long Island patron plugged in his cell into the set's outlet at HAND TO GOD.
Tonight at ON THE TOWN a new level of...
June 9th, 2015 | 0 commentsI wanted to share a magical moment at this year's Tony Awards. Watch Tony Yazbeck as he dances with Chita Rivera! A very special Tony moment.
Go and see " On The Town" at the Lyric. It is a beautiful show with amazing dance and fantastic music by Comden and Green. It is one of my favorite musicals of all time. Chita Rivera looked...
June 3rd, 2015 | 0 comments
This season there were so many musicals with incredible choreography, it was an embarrassment of riches: "On The Town", " An American In Paris" " On The Twentieth Century" " The King And I" and " Something Rotten" all had excellent choreography and all of the dancers from the nominated shows danced to perfection. Some of the dance...
May 18th, 2015 | 0 comments
" On The Town" is a love letter to NYC, The Great White Way, and the gorgeous dance by Megan Fairchild was nothing short of spectacular and had me screaming bravo/ brava out loud. The fantastic music and lyrics can't be beaten.
The show starts with three sailors with a day off in New York City. The three are looking for love and...
April 29th, 2015 | 0 comments
This has been the greatest season for dance shows on Broadway. As a voter, it is very difficult as the talent in NYC and The Great White Way are gigantic. If you love an old fashioned musical with dance there are three musicals you must see. I will be writing more on the other two in the next few weeks.
On The Town
December 23rd, 2014 | 0 comments
My 2014 end of year theatre picks:
1. Aladdin- James Monroe Inglehart
3. On The Town (Loved the dance)
4. It's Only A Play
5. Off Broadway Hand To God (Coming to Broadway in 2015 be very afraid)
6. Forbidden Broadway
7. You Can't Take It With You
8. A Gentleman's Guide To Love And Murder