Second City Again

Second City Again

In Chicago this weekend, I took my daughter and her partner to see the current Second City mainstage production, which I’m happy to say did not disappoint. Here are a few observations from that experience.

Jodie Comer’s Tour De Force

Jodie Comer’s Tour De Force

Jodie Comer — who “Killing Eve” made famous — recently starred in the one-woman stage play, “Prima Facie,” and gave a performance I can’t stop thinking about. Here’s my review.

Gaga For Fanny Brice

Gaga For Fanny Brice

I see that Beanie Feldstein is going to leave “Funny Girl” early and be replaced by Lea Michele. But there’s another way to make the show a must-see theatrical event.

Triple Broadway Week

Triple Broadway Week

While in New York City last week to witness our daughter getting her Master’s Degree, we went to see three Broadway shows. Here are my mini-reviews.

Frank Ferrante’s Groucho

Frank Ferrante’s Groucho

As a longtime Marxist, I was thrilled to finally get to see Frank Ferrante’s one-man show about Groucho Marx, which I’d heard so much about from my friend Mark Evanier. Here’s my review.

Dude, What An Awesome Morning

Dude, What An Awesome Morning

Oklahoma has surpassed California as the state with the most licensed cannabis farms. That news has inspired a new revival of the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical, with these updated songs and lyrics. Sing along!

Something On Sondheim

Something On Sondheim

Just a few thoughts about the legendary Broadway musical composer, who died a few days ago at 91.

My Triple Show Week

My Triple Show Week

Since I know I’ve done what’s right to protect myself and others against COVID, I refuse to give up the ability to continue enjoying my life whenever and wherever I like. That’s why last week, I went to three different venues to take in live performances. Here’s the story.

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