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Tap Shoes and Fur Coats

Saturday, November 30th, 2013
by on Living Around

Not going to lie, I was inspired to buy a fur coat last year by two people, thrift shop singing-Macklemore, and Manolo Blahnik-wearing Carrie Bradshaw.

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Taking (Brain-)Candy from Strangers – Finding a Thrill Under St. Mark’s

Monday, October 14th, 2013
by on Playing Around

I don’t know if you’ve heard, but storytelling? It’s kind of making a comeback. I mean, I don’t really know when it was big, per

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The Argentine Tango That Is Evita

Friday, April 13th, 2012
by on Playing Around

The Argentine Tango is a grittier, frankly dirtier version of its more elegant uptown cousin. They don’t dance it in the current production of Evita,

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Jesus Christ Superstar, Loudly

Saturday, March 24th, 2012
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The thing that stays with you longest after experiencing Jesus Christ Superstar is the ringing in your ears. It’s loud. Really really loud, to the

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Woman Around Town: Loni Ackerman—
Theater Down to Her Toes

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012
by on Woman Around Town

Cabaret Show Next to Abnormal Debuts February 24, 2012 Up a steep and very narrow stairway/To the voice like a metronome…* Loni Ackerman trained with

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Unusual Way—Glory Crampton at Feinstein’s

Saturday, August 27th, 2011
by on Playing Around

Half way through Glory Crampton’s premiere appearance at Feinstein’s, she hits her stride with a truly original and clever arrangement performed with the best of

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What Makes Me Tick: Marc Kudisch Plays—Marc Kudisch!

Thursday, July 21st, 2011
by on Playing Around

Marc Kudisch will appear in Arlington, Virginia’s Signature Theatre’s Sizzlin’ Summer Cabaret on August 1 and 2. Something exceedingly rare happened at Feinstein’s Sunday night.

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A Small Volcano in Red Lips: Sue Mathys

Friday, February 25th, 2011
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A small volcano in a pompadour and red lips took the stage at The Metropolitan Room Monday night. Having performed abroad for much of the

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