Posts tagged "Dennis Kelly"

"Anything Goes" (Broadway in Chicago): De-lovely and De-lightful

"Anything Goes" (Broadway in Chicago):  De-lovely and De-lightful
Reviewed by Jeanette Hamel The classic and timeless musical comedy, Anything Goes, is a breath of fresh air during our drama filled days.  Set in 1934, which was another period fraught with economic, financial and international “stress,” this lighthearted production of toe tapping Cole Porter tunes is good for “what ails ya.”  The storyline of... Read more »

"MATILDA THE MUSICAL" (Cambridge Theatre London): Spells e-x-t-r-a-o-r-d-i-n-a-r-y!

"MATILDA THE MUSICAL" (Cambridge Theatre London): Spells e-x-t-r-a-o-r-d-i-n-a-r-y!
#52.  Cambridge Theatre in London presents Roald Dahl’s MATILDA THE MUSICAL.  Matilda  is different.  She’s a little girl with a large brain.  Her parents ignore her.  Her teacher adores her.  When Matilda realizes she has achieved mental telepathy, she goes after the school bully, Agatha Trunchbull. Trunchbull hates everyone. Oh and besides being the campus... Read more »

"Love and Money" (Steep Theatre): Steep Does Masterpiece Theatre!

#11.  ’What I did for love, what I did for love.‘  Romantics versus capitalists?  There’s no contest.  Public support favors people’s idiotic antics in pursuit of love.  It’s easy to get behind some fool whipped into a frenzy over a guy or gal.  What wouldn’t you do for someone you loved?  How much of yourself... Read more »
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