Tag: Theater Review

Great theater is ephemeral — you have to be there; look to Juno

Great theater is ephemeral — you have to be there; look to Juno

| December 31, 2020 | 0 Comments

January, as Professor Know-It-All might have told us before he retired, is named after Janus, the Roman god of gates, doors, transitions and new beginnings. Representations of Janus show him looking simultaneously forward and backward, but, with only Google to rely on (or rather, DuckDuckGo) and not the inestimable Professor, it’s hard to know if […]

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Rock musical resonates with loss, ‘Drama Queens’ brings laughs

Rock musical resonates with loss, ‘Drama Queens’ brings laughs

| September 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Next To Normal, music by Tom Kitt, book and lyrics by Brian Yorkey, won the 2010 Pulitzer Prize and three Tony Awards in 2009. This rock musical centers on a family struggling with loss and how each member copes with it, especially one pivotal character. Beyond the psych-speak, this play is about inconsolable loss and […]

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