Cast of ‘Come From Away’ Honors with a Day of Service

The Broadway show Come from Away made a tremendous impact on me when I saw it back in March. The show is about the way the people who were on planes that day were rerouted to Newfoundland. Once there, they were cared for by the residents of Gander. It is a loving portrayal of how people care for each other during difficult times. Today, on the anniversary of the 9/11…

September 11, 2017

‘Indecent’ Superb Theater that Many Enjoyed

The Broadway play Indecent plays its final performance today. One of the most highly regarded plays of the 2016 – 2017,  Indecent won two Tony Awards and received good critical reviews. When the play extended its run, a companion and I got tickets. It was a show well worth going to see. Written by Paula Vogel, the story is about a play, God of Vengeance, written by Sholem Asch around…

August 6, 2017

“Come From Away” Looks at 9/11 Compassionately and Hopefully

Come From Away is a Hit this Spring 2017 Broadway Season Although 9/11/2001 was 16 years ago, memories are still fresh in the minds of many people. You don’t see much theater dealing with this topic. So when I read that this show, Come From Away, was trying to make its way to Broadway, I was a little skeptical. Could a musical portray what happened that day in a compassionate…

March 18, 2017