‘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
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A Reading of ‘Dinner’ will be held Nov. 7

The Red Bull Theater will hold a staged reading of the play Dinner by Moira Buffini on Monday, November 7, 2013 at The York Theatre at St. Peter’s Church. Directed by David Esbjornson, the play is described as: The dinner party as revenge – served up in a deliciously dark new British comedy with brilliant, hilarious heightened language and a Jacobean twist. Casting for the reading includes Mercedes Ruehl, J….

November 6, 2013
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Rattlestick Opens ‘How to Make Friends and then Kill Them’

Rattlestick Playwrights Theatre will be running the show How to Make Friends and then Kill Them beginning October 23 – December 8, 2013.  The show is described as follows: Left to their own devices by their alcoholic mother, Ada and Sam cultivate an insular world into which they soon draw a third wheel – a pockmarked, limping wallflower named Dorrie. In the years spanning childhood to young adulthood, these three…

October 23, 2013
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