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Theater Review (DC): ‘Little Dancer: A New Musical’ Debuts at The Kennedy Center

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'Little Dancer' is a feast that shouldn’t be missed by musical fans Read More »

Theater Review (DC): ‘Evita’ at The Kennedy Center

CAROLINE BOWMAN (Eva); JOSH YOUNG (Che) & SEAN MacLAUGHLIN (Perón) in the National Tour of "EVITA" by TIM RICE and ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER; the Tony Award®-winning musical directed by MICHAEL GRANDAGE and choreographed by ROB ASHFORD; PHOTO CREDIT - Richard Termine; photo call: Tuesday, September 10, 2013; 1:00 PM at the Providence Performing Arts Center; Providence, Rhode Island; Photograph: © 2013 Richard Termine 
PHOTO CREDIT - Richard Termine

There’s just something about this score that doesn’t connect with me. Read More »

Theater Review (DC): ‘Dirty Dancing: The Classic Story On Stage’

Jillian Mueller (Baby) and Samuel Pergande (Johnny) in the North American tour of Dirty Dancing – 
The Classic Story On Stage at National Theatre through Sept 14. (Photo by Matthew Murphy)

The two leads have great chemistry, and fans of the movie will love this production, but it should have focused more on the musical numbers and done a better job with the arrangements. Read More »

Bluetooth Speaker Review: Bayan Audio’s Soundbook X3 Brings the Noise

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In the few weeks that I’ve had this little speaker it’s become my go-to, but at the price, I would have liked a few more features. Read More »

Theater Review (DC): ‘The Lion King’ Tour Nears 5,000th Performance

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Since its Broadway premiere on November 13, 1997, 22 global productions have been seen by more than 70 million people and, cumulatively, run for a staggering 106 years. Read More »

Theater Review (Washington, D.C.): ‘Side Show’ – Stunning Revival at The Kennedy Center

Set during the depression era, this true story follows the life of conjoined twins Violet (Erin Davie) and Daisy Hilton (Emily Padgett) who get adopted by a sleazy owner of a carnival freakshow. Read More »

Theater Review (DC): ‘West Side Story’ Goes Out with Pizazz

"West Side Story" Broadway Opening Night

Lavish, beautiful, colorful, and big are the best words to describe director Arthur Laurents’ touring production of the Leonard Bernstein-Stephen Sondheim musical. Read More »

Theme Park Show Review: ‘London Rocks’ at Busch Gardens

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Free with Busch Gardens admission, 'London Rocks' is a colorful psychedelic journey through the heyday of British rock music. Read More »

Theater Review: Blue Man Group, National Tour

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You know you are in for something different the minute you walk into the theater. Read More »

CinemaCon 2014 – Its a Wrap!

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One thing is clear: it seems the studios are more interested in unveiling trailers and news on their own terms than giving shows like CinemaCon the prominence it once held. Read More »