West Side Story At The Ordway Is Stunning And Heartbreaking

Quote of the Day: Why do you kids live like there’s a war on? Doc, the store owner in the stunning and heartbreaking musical West Side Story by Leonard Bernstein and Stephen Sondheim, on stage now through April 16, 2017 at the Ordway Performing Arts Center in St. Paul, MN. Directed by Bob Richard, Choreography by Diane…
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Little Shop Of Horrors, The Musical, Is Highly Entertaining!

Quote of the Day: from Little Shop of Horrors, the Musical, the song: Somewhere that’s Green/Suddenly Seymour (link to Youtube, sung by Ellen Greene and Jake Gyllenhaal) Audrey: [singing] A matchbox of our own, a fence of real chain-link/A grill out on the patio, disposal in the sink/A washer and a dryer and an ironing machine/In a…
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Luis J. Rodriguez Inspires At Poetry Reading At CLC

Quote of the Day: We need the World first! Luis J. Rodriguez at his poetry reading at Central Lakes College (CLC) in Brainerd, MN on Wednesday, March 29, 2017. If everyone in the world is taken care of, we’re taken care of, too.  I have joined a blogfest called We are the World where bloggers from around the…
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The Paper Dreams Of Harry Chin At The History Theatre Is Haunting

Quote of the Day: It is important to tell your story…and own your story. Sheila Chin-Morris, daughter of Harry Chin, whose story, and hers, she shared with playwright Jessica Huang in The Paper Dreams of Harry Chin, on stage now at the History Theatre in St. Paul, MN, through April 9, 2017. It is a story that…
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Urinetown: The Musical At Lyric Arts In Anoka, MN

Quote of the Day: Urinetown is your town if you’re hopeless down and out. lyrics from Urinetown: the Musical, from the song What is Urinetown? Playing now through April 2, 2017, at Lyric Arts Main Street Stage in Anoka, MN. So, you might be wondering, What is Urinetown? It’s a fairly modern musical about sustainability of our natural resources,…
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