Posts tagged "Andrew Lippa"

"Big Fish" (Broadway in Chicago): Not Quite a Keeper

"Big Fish" (Broadway in Chicago):  Not Quite a Keeper
Broadway in Chicago presents the pre-Broadway World Premiere of the new musical, BIG FISH. Let’s start at the end. The last thirty minutes tenderly showcases the stories making up one man’s life.  The pre-finale is a sweet revisit of characters that Norbert Leo Butz (Ed Bloom) danced and sang with in his early years, also... Read more »

"The Addams Family" (Broadway in Chicago): Neat, Sweet, Petite!

"The Addams Family" (Broadway in Chicago):  Neat, Sweet, Petite!
In 2009, “The Addams Family” premiered in Chicago before its Broadway debut.  The characters created by legendary cartoonist Charles Addams had already been immortalized in a television show and multiple movies.  So, it was prime time for the bizarre family to hit the stage as a musical. Chicago was there for the birth and had... Read more »

Review: "The Addams Family The Musical" Wants Full Disclosure - It's Good, Not Great...Yet!

Broadway in Chicago presents The Addams Family At the Ford Oriental Theatre Book by Marshall Brickman & Rick Elice Music and Lyrics by Andrew Lippa Based on characters created by Charles Addams Choreography by Sergio Trujillo Directed and Designed by Phelim McDermott & Julian Crouch Tickets available thru January 10th “Stop texting and pick up a... Read more »
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