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Wednesday, July 17, 2024


I took a third look at this–my memoir–and realized that, though it covered 90 years, I found myself reacting to some of its highlights with reflection, and realized that when it  was pu…

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Friday, May 17, 2024

War Horse: The Broadway Play That Is A Favorite Of Equestrian Fans by Admin

For equestrian fans, "War Horse" holds a special allure beyond its theatrical merits. The portrayal of horses as central characters in the narrative resonates deeply with those who appreciat…

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Wednesday, January 3, 2024

The Main Differences between the Film and Theater Industries by Admin

Many people probably wonder, though, just what are the main differences between the film and theater industries? Aspiring actors are probably curious to know just what all is involved in eac…

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Friday, June 30, 2023

In Corpo by Admin

Press materials promise a work that is inspired by Kafka's "The Castle" and Melville's "Bartleby, the Scrivener." Both are name checked – the lead character is called K, played by a clear-…

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Thursday, June 8, 2023

Rumours’ Tribute to Fleetwood Mac at Hard Rock AC by Admin

Don’t miss Rumours’ live performance at Hard Rock Atlantic City on July 7 if you love vintage rock and roll. Rumours, a Fleetwood Mac tribute band that’s dominating AC, invites you to …

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Tuesday, May 9, 2023

Eighteen-Year-Old Actor with Autism Honored by Only Make Believe Charity by Admin

Collet Reyes has been a part of the Only Make Believe charity since he was eight years old. Living with a developmental disability and being diagnosed on the Autism spectrum, Reyes has worke…

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Saturday, April 22, 2023

Post-Pandemic State of the Arts 2023 by Admin

Many Broadway shows are also exorbitantly expensive. While smaller productions such as Off Broadway or Off Off Broadway used to be a comfortable option, producers such as Cyndy and Thomas ar…

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Monday, December 5, 2022

A Walk in the Woods with Playwright Chip Deffaa, His Deer, and the Ghost of George M. Cohan by Admin

Deffaa comments: “I've always loved Cohan's attitude--that 'can-do' spirit of his is inspiring.  He had no formal education; he learned by doing; and left a terrific legacy.  Just a rema…

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Sunday, November 20, 2022

George Kaplan by Admin

"George Kaplan" is a beautifully realized drama with comedic elements by Frédéric Sonntag, translated into North American English by Samuel Buggeln. The viewer will laugh but will also be …

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Monday, October 24, 2022

THE PIANO LESSON at the Barrymore Theatre by Admin

August Wilson is the gifted playwright who left us  this remarkable achievement–a packet of 10 plays covering the 10 decades of the 20th Century Black experience  that followed the en…

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Sunday, October 9, 2022

LEOPOLDSTADT a new play by Tom Stoppard by Admin

This epic play, that reveals much of playwright Tom Stoppard’s power, is difficult to fully absorb in just one viewing. It runs just over 2 hours, is played without intermission, and cover…

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Wednesday, August 17, 2022

New AMT Theater Opens with an Eye on Building Community by Admin

“We want to make a difference in people's lives,” says Tapper.  “We want to do new shows, to encourage new writers and directors.  We want to feature children's shows and get young …

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Friday, April 15, 2022

Mario Cantone: At the Café Carlyle by Admin

There’s something about the impressions of Mario Cantone that makes me think of the cartoonist and illustrator Drew Friedman.  Mr. Friedman specializes in caricatures of celebrities – p…

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Tuesday, December 28, 2021

Dangerous Liaisons: Why I Won’t Be Attending “The Music Man” by Admin

The much anticipated 2021 revival of perennial favorite The Music Man, starring Hugh Jackman and Sutton Foster, began preview performances on December 20th to much trumpeting and fanfare. Or…

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Tuesday, December 21, 2021

Flying Over Sunset by Admin

Onstage at the Vivian Beaumont Theater in Lincoln Center, Writer James Lapine along with composer Tom Kitt and lyricist Michael Korie put a trio of interesting Hollywood artists together (al…

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Sunday, November 14, 2021

THE VISIT by Admin

If ever there was a small independent film that fulfilled and even exceeded its promise, this one called “The Visit” was it.  Written and directed by Tom McCarthy,  it starred a respec…

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Saturday, November 6, 2021

Caroline, or Change by Admin

This show, currently on by courtesy of the Roundabout Theatre Company at Studio 54, identifies itself with “book and lyrics by Tony Kushner” and “music by Jeanine Tesori.” It does no…

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Tuesday, August 31, 2021


Showstoppers! spotlights the incredible and oftentimes under-recognized costume contributions to the entertainment industry, and pulls back the curtain on the hundreds of costuming experts w…

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Saturday, July 3, 2021

Brand new app Help4Dancers has launched to help dancers with physical and mental well-being by Admin

A brand-new free mobile app is aiming to help dancers from across the globe become mentally fit and emotionally strong by building resilience from the stresses and strains of dance traini…

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You just graduated from high school. Now what? by Admin

After several years of training at your local dance studio, you might not be ready to stop training and performing just yet. Whether you decide to receive a degree in dance at your dream uni…

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So Dancers talk wins at Youth America Grand Prix by Admin

As one of the most prestigious concert dance competitions in the world, the Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP) is renowned for highlighting exceptional upcoming talent. Só Dança is proud to b…

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What we created, how we’ll go forward: 5 trends of COVID dance by Admin

I love reviewing dance. Since 2015, I’ve reviewed — on average — about one performance a week, for this very publication. In mid-March of 2020, right before the country fully shut down…

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Friday, July 2, 2021

5 stretches to avoid: Helping your students avoid injury by Admin

We are all different. Our anatomy, our goals and our dance styles vary. So is there really a golden list of stretches you absolutely should not do? No, not really. But are there some really …

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City Ballet San Francisco emerges from pandemic with new studio and theater by Admin

This September, City Ballet San Francisco (CBSF) is returning to the location it has operated from for nearly 20 years, but it will be a newly renovated space equipped with a theater, multip…

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San Francisco Ballet returns to live performance this August by Admin

San Francisco (SF) Ballet, one of the largest and most celebrated ballet companies in the U.S. and the country’s first arts organization to cease performance due to the COVID-19 pandemic,…

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Thursday, July 1, 2021

New York City Ballet announces designers and choreographers for Fall Fashion Gala by Admin

On September 30, New York City Ballet (NYCB) will present its annual Fall Fashion Gala, celebrating choreography and costume design with two world premiere works showcasing some of today’s…

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Danscend launches to provide mental wellness resources for dancers by Admin

Former professional dancers and long-time dance educators Michelle Loucadoux and Kristin Deiss have joined forces to bring mental wellness to the forefront of the minds of the dance communit…

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Curbside theater with SB Dance: Dance delivered to your door by Admin

SB Dance isn’t new to uncommon ideas. “We call ourselves dance circus but will answer to dance, theater, performance art or what the hell was that.” When COVID came, the restructuring…

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Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Life with Ann Reinking: Stories by Deb McWaters, Part 1 by Admin

Chapter 1: And So It Begins In 5,475 days of my life, Annie and lived our lives to the fullest. I cannot think of anything we forgot in order to “round it out”. How many can say that abo…

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Tuesday, June 29, 2021

Fiddler On The Heights by Admin

The film adaptation of In the Heights, based on the 2005 Broadway musical, is an unapologetically Latine story, set in the neighborhood of Washington Heights in uptown Manhattan. This movie …

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Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Sheep Meadow Dance Theatre presents ‘SEASON III: Sleeping Beauty’ by Admin

After the success of its second season, NYC-based Sheep Meadow Dance Theatre (SMDT) will present another original full-length evening of dance, SEASON III: Sleeping Beauty. The company has …

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