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"Feels," Fans, Fame, and Friendship

In the news today (oh, boy!) Lady  Gaga.  I’m not a big fan of the showy side of Lady Gaga.  I like her music, I like her poetry.   1,005 more words

Music Monday … Breathe

I mentioned reading a quite special book the last week – a book basically explaining diffrent concepts of womanhood and femininity on Broadway over the last six decades. 254 more words

Music Monday

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Some late afternoon/early evening reading for you. Or morning, if you’re on the other side of the planet!

1. 33 Under 33. Christianity Today has this fascinating and informative article featuring 33 of the most influential Christians under the age of 33 in the world at the moment. 277 more words

Musicals

Hey, What A Way To Spend A Day: A Tick, Tick... BOOM Review

I have a Renthead bucket list. I was fourteen the first time I heard Rent, and it (stereotypically) changed my life.  Not only did I adopt the “No Day But Today” philosophy of life, but I started being an activist, eventually volunteering for Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS. 536 more words

Kayla Farber

Why "tick, tick... BOOM!" Needs to Move to the Nederlander Right Now

New York City Center Encores! struck gold again with their revival of Jonathan Larson’s lesser-known musical tick, tick… BOOM! (If you don’t know his more well-known musical I will moo at you.) 987 more words

Theatre

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Diva day!

A diva is a celebrated female singer; a woman of outstanding talent in the world of opera, and by extension in theatre, cinema and popular music.

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Broadway

Stage dunce: tick, tick…BOOM!

On Friday night, I attended the City Center Encores! performance of Jonathan Larson’s tick, tick…BOOM! at New York City Center.

And it was so nice, I saw it twice! 863 more words

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