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Big Fish Really Is a Whale of a Show

Tuesday, October 8th, 2013
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Big Fish is the grand Broadway musical for which we’ve been yearning. It has sizable production numbers, hummable songs, and most of all, an extraordinary

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Just Not Scandalous Enough

Monday, November 19th, 2012
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Any original Broadway play this year should get extra points just for not being a revival. Because of this, and because of the superb cast,

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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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Shakespeare’s Taming of the Shrew, Sixties Style

Tuesday, June 29th, 2010
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The long-haired actor entered the dirt-floor stage wearing a Harley Davidson jacket, riding an invisible motorcycle, and prepared to win the heart of a shrew

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On The Wheels Of A Dream: Ragtime Redux

Friday, November 20th, 2009
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Ragtime is a story that is not only uniquely American, but also uniquely New York. The WASP family, comfortably ensconced in New Rochelle; the new

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