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Bound for Broadway at the Kaufman Music Center

Bound for Broadway at the Kaufman Music Center

Once a year, Tony nominee and Emmy Award winner, Liz Callaway hosts “Bound for Broadway” at the Kaufman Music Center.  It is a night of interviews of writers of new shows who share selections from their work.  This year, five up and coming musicals were brought to light.  Each show creator was given time to… Continue Reading

Fuerza Bruta

Fuerza Bruta

Fuerza Bruta is a 70 minute show with stunning visual effects.  It gives you a 360 degree experience while a DJ spins songs.  The audience moves around the space to witness people doing interesting things.  We see a man running as fast as he can on a treadmill and flying through moving walls.  Women are… Continue Reading

Interview: “Be a Good Little Widow”

Interview: “Be a Good Little Widow”

On a breezy Tuesday afternoon outside of a Starbucks, I sat down with Co-Producers and actresses Chris Holliday and Aamira Welthy to talk about their upcoming off-off Broadway show, “Be a Good Little Widow.”  The next morning Director, Elena Araoz took a break from another project to do a phone call with me.  They were… Continue Reading

American Theatre Wing podcasts

American Theatre Wing podcasts

A few days ago I went in search of theatre podcasts.  My father listens to podcasts often and tends to suggest certain ones to me.  On my flight from San Diego to Minneapolis, I decided to listen to a few American Theatre Wing Podcasts and jot down some notes.  For those of you who enjoy… Continue Reading

My Minnesota Fringe Top Five

My Minnesota Fringe Top Five

As much of a theatre lover as I am, this is my first experience of Minnesota Fringe.  The first two days were a bit rough.  Some were mediocre at best while others shined brightly.  My final two days had some incredible shows that will linger in my memory for a long time.  Since I am… Continue Reading

Fringe Festival shows I’m seeing

Fringe Festival shows I’m seeing

The Minnesota Fringe Festival is quickly approaching.  Since there are 176 shows at 16 venues from August 1-11th I’m doing my best to organize what I am seeing.  As of now, I have nine shows (nothing compared to my friend Scott who saw over 60 last year!) but more than I have ever done since… Continue Reading

Fringe show interview with Candy Simmons

Fringe show interview with Candy Simmons

“Expiration Date” is a one woman play, created and performed by Candy Simmons and directed by Tyler Olsen with movement direction by Laura Holway.  Lucille is a smart, funny young woman who has been given a rapidly approaching deadline.  “Expiration Date” offers an unsentimental and comedic peek into one woman’s leap into the great unknown.  Due… Continue Reading