Phyllida Lloyd’s All-Female Julius Caesar Reenactment

New York City has always been a focal point for plays and theater performances, whether original works or creative transformations of old classics. This fall, the Donmar and St. Ann’s Warehouse will be showcasing a capturing and unique reproduction of William Shakespeare‘s Julius Caesar. Directed by Phyllida Lloyd this rendition of the immortal story is…

Review: Cinderella the Broadway Musical

Now on Broadway for the very first time, the Rodgers + Hammerstein romantic musical Cinderella will perform at the Broadway Theatre (1631 Broadway at 53rd St.) The celebrated musical RODGERS + HAMMERSTEIN’S CINDERELLA is not the “Disney version” to which you might be used to. It was originally written for television in 1957 by the…

Review: Human Resources

Last Tuesday night I had the honor of going to see a new Off-Broadway comedy with Ms. Shanna Gibbs, who, get this, doesn’t know who Phil Spector is. Crazy right? We’ll come back to this blasphemy in another article. Any who, we saw Kristen Niven’s Human Resources, a story about a group of four people…

Breakfast At Tiffany’s Debuts On Broadway

                                                                One the most iconic New York Citys stories, “Breakfast at Tiffany’s,” is coming to the Cort Theater on Broadway this March. Based on Truman Capote’s 1958 Breakfast at Tiffany’s novella,…

High-Energy Autobiographical Show Exploring WILK’s Search For His Biological Mother

Rain Pryor, actress, singer, comedian, director and author of Jokes My Father Never Taught Me, Life Love and Loss with Richard Pryor, has signed on as lead producer of BROKE WIDE OPEN. The off-broadway production stars spoken-word artist Rock WILK, who has turned the emotionally-charged search for his biological mother into an autobiographical solo play, punctuated by…

Cherub Improv’s Second Annual Gala 11/13

  On Tuesday, November 13th, Cherub Improv, the Manhattan-based non-profit organization founded by Jonathan Evan Goldberg, Joy Copeland Purver and Steve Van Ooteghem, will host its Second Annual Gala from 7:00pm-10:00pm at Tribeca Cinemas on 54 Varick Street. The evening, which will feature cocktails, food, music, a live and silent auction and, of course, an…

Darren Ockert: Brit, Musician, New Yorker

New York is home to thousands of artists from all over the country. Because of its mass appeal and reputation as the world’s melting pot, the city is also home to thousands of artists from outside the United States. Broadway producer turned musician, writer and producer, Darren Ockert stands out among these artists in light of his list…