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It’s Patti LuPone’s birthday. If this country had ANY culture at all, this would be a national fucking holiday. Make it SO!

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Personal Journey

Birthdays: Not "Mr. 3000"--Just Cool Brian J. White

You know his face—from his ego role with Bernie Mack in “Mr. 3000″ to his frat brother stepping in “Stomp The Yard”– today the actor celebrates birthday number 39. 44 more words


Tony Awards, 1980, Evita

Well, 1980 was the year that Andrew Lloyd Weber broke open the door and claimed the rest of the decade for himself.   What surprised me about Evita was how close to Jesus Christ Superstar it was.   354 more words


Don't Cry for Me Argentina... Or Maybe You Should

I’m probably about to step into some dangerous territory here, but it has to be done.

Let me first start with this: I love Andrew Lloyd Webber, for the most part. 688 more words

Portrait of the Artist as a Suburban Dad

Earlier this month, a large box was delivered to our front door.  My husband couldn’t have been more excited to see it, and he immediately lugged the thing inside to tear it open.  649 more words


Musical Revivals on CD

January 2012 CD Review by Joe Stead

How do you succeed in making a classic Broadway musical feel fresh and alive without really trying to be a museum piece?  1,697 more words


Girls: S3 E8: Incidentals

This episode begins with one of my least favorite things ever, a girl answering her boyfriends’ phone call with the kind of excitement I have when the pizza arrives. 560 more words