Posts tagged "Black Ensemble Theater"

"The Other Cinderella" (Black Ensemble Theater): Jimmy Choo Alternative to Glass

"The Other Cinderella" (Black Ensemble Theater):  Jimmy Choo Alternative to Glass
Black Ensemble Theater presents THE OTHER CINDERELLA.  So, everyone knows the story about the abused girl being rescued by a prince. That’s the traditional fairytale that Disney has immortalized with talking mice and some “Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo.”  What’s the untold story?  The King thinks the Prince is gay.  Stepmom works for the post office.  Fairy Godmama practices... Read more »

"The Marvin Gaye Story" (Black Ensemble Theater): Legend Endures in Gorgeous, Soulful Music

Reviewed by Tom Lawler As Motown legends go, Marvin Gaye sits on his own perch. Being neither as prolific as Smokey Robinson nor as precocious as Stevie Wonder, Gaye was nonetheless deeply revered by both. What was his magic and why does Gaye’s legend endure with his fans decades after his death – despite a... Read more »