Sunday, July 23, 2017
Just twice in four decades of theatre have I bought the show's script during intermission, and Tom Stoppard's Arcadia in 1995 was ...
Friday, July 21, 2017
Tom Stoppard always offers scrumptious meals for the head, but not always for the heart. Arcadia , his brilliant play about literature, hist...
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
"The World of Broadway Musicals"
I was recently interviewed by the Dean of the Weissman School of Arts and Sciences at Baruch College. Here's the resultant clip. Also, h...
Friday, July 14, 2017
New York Blackout: 1977
Forty years ago, on July 13, 1977, I was at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park, watching Threepenny Opera starring Ellen Greene, Philip ...
Thursday, July 13, 2017
Don't tell anyone, but until earlier this month, I'd never seen the stage or film version, or even listened to the score, of Hello,...
Saturday, July 08, 2017
Cost of Living
What is a disability? Does it define a person? What does it mean to care about someone? To care for someone? What is trust? How is it earned...
Monday, July 03, 2017
Marvin's Room lost me quickly. Perhaps it's because I've been dealing with bunches of doctors recently and they've been won...
Wednesday, June 28, 2017
In spring of 1973, I saw a sweet new musical called Shelter written by Gretchen Cryer and Nancy Ford, who would later write I'm Getting ...
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