Monthly Archives: April 2013

“Macbeth” on Broadway

“Macbeth” on Broadway

Alan Cumming is a man of many facets.  He is an actor on stage and film, director, producer and writer.  You may know him as the Emcee from “Cabaret” or more recently starring in the television show “The Good Wife”.  One thing is for certain, Cumming is a superb actor who you should know.  Right… Continue Reading

“The Last Five Years” on Broadway

“The Last Five Years” on Broadway

“The Last Five Years” by Jason Robert Brown is a musical theater cult classic.  The show follows a couple’s journey through their relationship over a five year span.  Jamie Wellerstein is a novelist on the rise and Cathy Hyatt is an actress who is struggling to get her big break.  Cathy tells the story from… Continue Reading

“Breakfast at Tiffany’s” on Broadway

“Breakfast at Tiffany’s” on Broadway

Most people know of “Breakfast at Tiffany’s” largely in part because of Audrey Hepburn.  It is now a play being performed at the Cort Theatre on Broadway.  The story is about a woman named Holly who is always on the go.  She doesn’t have many friends and chums it up with rich people.  Her new… Continue Reading

“Pippin” on Broadway

“Pippin” on Broadway

The craziest thing happened to me on Wednesday night.  I hopped off the airplane with bags in tow and headed straight to Times Square in search of a show to see that night.  When I arrived at the “Pippin” box office I was told the cheapest seats were $60 but if the show was sold… Continue Reading

Video of the week for 4/1/13

Video of the week for 4/1/13

Tomorrow I am flying to New York City! Truthfully, I waited until early April because many shows were heading to town that I wanted to see. I’ve already got tickets to “The Last Five Years” and “Macbeth” done solely by Alan Cumming. On my list of others to see are “Matilda” and “Pippin”. Who knows,… Continue Reading

“Bill W. and Dr. Bob” at the Illusion

“Bill W. and Dr. Bob” at the Illusion

If you ask a person if they know what AA is they are more than likely to say yes.  If asked who the founders are and/or why it began people may not be as quick to answer.  The show “Bill W. and Dr. Bob” at the Illusion Theater in downtown Minneapolis, stretches back in time… Continue Reading