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Theater Review (DC): ‘The National Tour of Beautiful – The Carole King Musical’ Is Songtastic.

Abby Mueller as Carol King. Photo by Nathan Johnson

Like King herself the production feels pretty stripped down, bare, and plain, but it lets the music shine without overpowering everything with overly strong, busy set designs or story. Read More »

Theater Review (DC): ‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’


The entire 2nd act was fun, lively, mostly upbeat, and the rousing closing number left a big smile on my face. I wished the entire show had this kind of spirit, spunk, and energy. Read More »

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


'Little Dancer' is a feast that shouldn’t be missed by musical fans 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): “Million Dollar Quartet” by Eric Schaeffer


Ok, I’m going to butcher a metaphor here, but work with me. Like a fine wine, The Million Dollar Quartet gets better every time I see it. MDQ is a rousing retailing of a slice of musical history. Johnny Cash (Scott Moreau), Elvis Presley (Tyler Hunter), Carl Perkins (James Barry) and Jerry Lee Lewis (John Countryman) all met December 4th, ... Read More »

Theater Review (DC): ‘The Book of Mormon’ at the Kennedy Center

The Book of Mormon Review

Trey Parker and Matt Stone manage not to offend Mormons in their musical. Africans in Uganda are another story. Read More »

Theater Review (DC): “Anything Goes” by Kathleen Marshall at The Kennedy Center Opera House

Anything Goes Tour at The Kennedy Center

Whether it is a timeless story, classic characters or music that transcends generations, there is a reason why some Broadway shows stand the test of time. Read More »

Theater Review (Washington, DC): Show Boat by Franchesca Zambello at The Kennedy Center Opera House

1927 Broadway Class Show Boat comes to The Kennedy Center in a lavish new production. Read More »

Theater Review (Washington DC): Million Dollar Quartet at the Kennedy Center

This show is for those who “hate” or “refuse” to see musicals, and for fans of music history. Read More »

Theater Review (Washington, DC): The Addams Family at the Kennedy Center

Fans of the Addams Family will love the new touring production currently in a multi-week run at The Kennedy Center. Read More »