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Tuesday, March 26, 2024

Melissa Errico The Green Room 42: An Evening With Sondheim and Melissa by Betsyann Faiella

Melissa Errico, radiant in boho chic at The Green Room 42 in Manhattan on March 22nd, presented a new show featuring Stephen Sondheim’s songs (with one exception), on the great composer’…

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Thursday, March 14, 2024

Ibsen’s Ghost: An Irresponsible Biographical Fantasy by Betsyann Faiella

the show is very, very, very funny. There are all the "asides" you could ask for, and Charles Busch is in fine form.

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Monday, February 5, 2024

Days of Wine and Roses at Studio 54 by Betsyann Faiella

Days of Wine and Roses on Broadway is a work of astonishing artistry, sophistication and emotional depth. From the music and lyrics by Adam Guettel the book by Craig Lucas, the direction by …

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Tuesday, January 30, 2024

Ali Webb in “Be Anything” at Don’t Tell Mama by Betsyann Faiella

All in all, I really liked Ali Webb. She was lovely. I hope she keeps doing what she’s doing.

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Wednesday, November 15, 2023

Hansol Jung’s Merry Me, at New York Theater Workshop, Nov. 10. by Betsyann Faiella

..."Merry Me" is a trove of inside jokes, political commentary, pandering, sexual innuendo, personal commentary, borrowed references, wink-winks, and very obvious references to pop culture, …

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Friday, August 25, 2023

A Séance With Mom by Betsyann Faiella

This show was disappointing from start to finish - poor quality of the text, the acting and the direction.

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Thursday, April 13, 2023

Emilie: La Marquise du Châtelet Defends Her Life Tonight by Betsyann Faiella

The talent in the show is top tier, every single one of the five players.

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Friday, March 10, 2023

Misty written and performed by Arinzé Kene by Betsyann Faiella

Misty at The Shed is a dynamic work and the brainchild of the uber-charismatic and talented Arinzé Kene, a Londoner and a two-time Olivier Award nominee for Misty. Kene combines an immense …

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Friday, December 23, 2022

70 Minutes of Pure Joy – A Swingin’ Birdland Christmas. by Betsyann Faiella

By Betsyann Faiella The chestnuts weren’t only roasting on an open fire last night – they were hotly being sung by the choir that is Klea Blackhurst, Jim Caruso and Billy Stritch perform…

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Sunday, December 11, 2022

Some Like It Hot by Betsyann Faiella

By Betsyann Faiella You needn’t worry that Broadway’s Some Like it Hot, won’t live up to the 1959 Academy Award-nominated movie version that is considered one of the greatest comedies …

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All that Chat

May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards