annual gala will be the evening of May 27 at the Aronoff Center. This is
a great program for high school kids involved in the arts — I thought
it was worth writing more about the program and its annual culminating
If you’re looking for uplifting plays, Samuel Beckett is not the guy you’d normally turn to. Nevertheless, the writer of Waiting for Godot had occasional lighter moments, and Happy Days was
one of them.
In Satchel Paige and the Kansas City Swing, now onstage at the Cincinnati Playhouse, it’s not just Paige that yearns for
change — other characters include ballplayers eager to move up and a
young woman aspiring to a career as a club singer.
when I clicked on a Jimmy Kimmel Live!
video a few months back and saw Matthew Broderick as Leo Bloom and
Nathan Lane as Max Bialystock, I thought it was a scene from that Tony
Award winner. They were hatching a scheme to make money — but this time
not with a stinker of a Broadway show. Instead, they needed a stinker of