Musical Monday

The hills are alive with Musical Monday. This weeks’ musical was actually a tie with another Best Musical that will be highlighted next week. Forgive the two week absence. Two Mondays ago I went into tech for the current show I am performing in: The Addams Family. Last week at this time I was enjoying the sights and sounds and liquids of Las Vegas (don’t worry, I saw a show: Jersey Boys). But this week I highlight one of the most beloved stories in all of Broadway. Happy Musical Monday!

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Musical Monday

Now that the show I am currently performing in has opened, and I have survived through tech week, a much needed break after, and week 2 of our run, I can finally get back to my normal weekly postings. We start by continuing the trail of Best Musical winners from the first Tony winner to the current. We pick it up in the 1954/1955 Broadway season. Happy Musical Monday!

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"In The Heights" show #427

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The lights have dimmed on Broadway By The Bay’s Washington Heights. In The Heights marked the second show of the Peninsula-based theatre company’s 2014 season. I had the pleasure of catching Usnavi and the gang just before they closed two Sundays ago. As an audience member who saw this title twice during its national tour run, I was entering the Fox Theater with interest and anticipation as to how Broadway By The Bay would approach and stage such an intimately intense show on both sides of the emotional spectrum. They presented this show with talent, honesty, and a simplistic way of just telling the story. This production was, indeed, a fantastic showing.

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