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Jesus Christ Superstar

Holy Week is upon us, which in the Philippines means a week off work to observe religious rituals such as the Visita Iglesia, where you’re supposed to visit fourteen churches in one night; … 720 more words

Classic Movie Monday

Do you love Cole Porter, Rodgers & Hart, et al.?

Last night I went to a wonderful show — classical music from Broadway, by which I mean Rodgers & Hammerstein, Jerome Kern, Lerner & Loewe, Irving Berlin … There are many more, but what’s the use of naming them? 283 more words

Musings

The 100 Most Important People in Modern Musical Theatre History ~ 89-80

Chris Peterson / Editor in Chief

I was recently having a conversation with a friend of mine about the greatest lyricists in musical theatre history, yes this is what we theatre geeks talk about over coffee. 1,121 more words

Broadway

You're The Cream In My Coffee


It was 1928 and Annette Hanshaw (18 October 1901 – 13 March 1985) had a hit on her hands with “You’re The Cream In My Coffee… 378 more words

Music

On my down time and how I spent it.

After all of the events for the past weeks I am relieved to be taking some time off and just chill. Though I still went to work it’s not really that busy these days either. 549 more words

Music

Grease

You won’t find a sociological discussion here of how the musical
Grease captures a pivotal moment for the sexual revolution. I’m happy to enjoy the music and pass a few basic facts on to you. 58 more words

Monday's Music

The Phantom of the Opera (2004)

Why does Gaston Leroux’s novel The Phantom of the Opera inspire countless film, stage and television adaptations? The situation promises spine-tingling horror and suspense, but the one or two earlier versions that I have seen didn’t deliver. 461 more words

Films