Monthly Archives: November 2012

How to get your caffeine fix

How to get your caffeine fix

As an avid theater goer I found it odd that I had never seen “Triple Espresso”.  My parents saw it in San Diego years ago and I have heard great things about the show.  “Triple Espresso” is a vaudeville style comedy which opened in the Twin Cities in 1996.  Since it’s opening it has played… Continue Reading

Unlikely pen pals

Unlikely pen pals

Nowadays letters in the mail seem to be a thing of the past.  When opening mailboxes we receive bills, coupons, and occasional holiday cards.  Email, texting, and social media are the norm now.  “84, Charing Cross Road” transports us back to a time when letter writing was the mass form of communication and what a… Continue Reading

One last kiss and off to war

One last kiss and off to war

Pink, yellow, orange, lime green, blue, you would think I was describing “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” but not yet. That’s up next at Chanhassen Dinner Theatre!  These colors were displayed on the set of “Bye Bye Birdie” as well as the actor’s clothing.  Bright and flashy colors grab the attention of the eager… Continue Reading

Marry me a little – or a lot!

Marry me a little – or a lot!

“Company”, a musical highlighting the variety of marriages, with music and lyrics by the ever so talented Stephen Sondheim and book by George Furth, is a must-see!  Theatre Latte Da is mounting the production at the Ordway McKnight Theatre through November 18th.  The show was nominated for fourteen Tony Awards and won six including Best… Continue Reading