Posts Tagged With: theater

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October 25, 2017

There’s Nothing So Beautiful as “The Color Purple” on Stage

My birthday week is off to a fantabulous start! Last night, I had the pleasure of attending opening night for…

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June 14, 2017

Mama Mia!’s Farewell Tour Goes Out With a Bang

Well, Dancing Queens, alas, the time has come… the colossal Broadway hit, Mama Mia!, is saying goodbye with a farewell tour.  I had the pleasure of attending opening night for the Atlanta leg of the tour and this cast is not leaving us unsatisfied!

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March 30, 2017

The Bodyguard: A Movie-to-Musical Masterpiece

I must admit, my expectations for this production were extremely low. Plus most people know that I am a self-proclaimed “Broadway Snob.”

After the torturous debacle known as Ghost-The Musical, my faith in successful adaptations of movies-to-musicals was pretty much obliterated. I made a sweeping generalization that going forward, it’s just a bad idea… and people should just stop doing it.

Then here comes The Bodyguard.

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December 4, 2015

Confessions of a Broadway Snob: My Thoughts on NBC’s The Wiz Live

My love for Broadway musicals began when I was introduced to The Wiz at the tender age of 3 years old.…