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All I Ever Want Is You And Music, Music, Music

Friday, May 11th, 2012
by on Reading Around

There are some great new CDs that celebrate the fabulous music of Broadway and TV. As I write, ONCE has received more Tony nominations than

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Believing In Judy-ism

Friday, April 20th, 2012
by on Playing Around

The immediate question that must be asked when discussing End of the Rainbow is whether or not it will have an appeal to those who

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On A Clear Day You Can Figure Out The Plot

Sunday, December 18th, 2011
by on Playing Around

Fasten your seatbelts. For everyone who loved the original On A Clear Day You Can See Forever, I’ve got to warn you: there’ve been some

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Love and the Weather—Thoroughly Entertaining

Tuesday, October 11th, 2011
by on Playing Around

Craig Pomranz’s thoroughly entertaining Love and the Weather is a clever concept. Love and the weather, birds of a feather/Can’t be depended upon/One day it’s

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Paula West: She Doesn’t Vocalize?!

Thursday, November 18th, 2010
by on Woman Around Town

Paula West is a natural. That’s easy to write, but difficult to write truthfully. She may have had a total of a year’s vocal training

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Everyday Rapture Is Pure Bliss

Wednesday, May 12th, 2010
by on Playing Around

Make no mistake about it, Sherie Rene Scott is a star. It’s no stretch at all for her to bring her virtually one-woman show, Everyday

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Movies to Warm the Heart on Christmas Day

Sunday, December 20th, 2009
by on Playing Around

You work hard all year. Why not take off one day and just watch some great old flicks? Get beyond the old standbys. If you

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Liza’s at the Palace at the Paley Center

Monday, November 30th, 2009
by on Playing Around

Liza’s at the Palace wowed audiences when it played on Broadway last year and won Minelli a 2009 Tony Award. The performance, filmed at the

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