‘Forbidden Broadway Comes Out Swinging’ with Pokes and Jokes

I enjoyed the chance to see “Forbidden Broadway Comes Out Swinging” as it celebrated its official opening at the Davenport Theatre on Sunday, May 4. Created and written by Gerard Alessandrini, “Forbidden Broadway Comes Out Swinging” is the newest version of the Forbidden shows which looks at both the current shows playing on Broadway as well as the trends that are influencing it. Think of a show that is “Saturday…

May 7, 2014

Wanted: ‘New York Love Stories’

Here’s a unique opportunity for anyone who has a story to tell about something special connected with New York City. Playwrights Horizons is looking for “New York Love Stories.”  They will be curating a collection of great NYC love stories and images that will be displayed in a gallery on their website, social media and maybe even in their Mainstage Theater lobby that will run in conjunction with their next…

May 5, 2014

‘Disaster! A 70s Disaster Movie Musical

That’s Broadway’s Seth Rudetsky acting and singing rather fabulously in his new show Disaster! A 70s Disaster Movie Musical which opened this week Off-Broadway at St. Luke’s Theatre.  The show is a take off on the genre of disaster movies that flooded movie theaters in the 1970s.  Seth co-wrote this show with Jack Plotnick and it is funny, funny, funny.  These writers looked at the elements that made up disaster…

November 6, 2013