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Musical Review: The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Details: I couldn’t find any official site with information so here’s the wikipedia site and the NY Times review: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Hunchback_of_Notre_Dame_(musical) https://www.nytimes.com/2015/03/19/theater/review-hunchback-of-notre-dame-at-paper-mill-playhouse.html

Score: 8.4/10

This production of The Hunchback of Notre Dame is one of the best shows I’ve ever seen. 507 more words

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Michael Arden, making waves with the little musical that could, 'Once on This Island'

When director Michael Arden suggested to Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty that he helm a revival of their 1990 musical, “Once on This Island,” he said battles had to be waged on multiple fronts. 35 more words

Michael Arden, making waves with the little musical that could, 'Once on This Island'

When director Michael Arden suggested to Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty that he helm a revival of their 1990 musical, “Once on This Island,” he said battles had to be waged on multiple fronts. 35 more words

Movie Review: Source Code (2011)

 

Movie: Source Code (2011)

Director: Duncan Jones

Writer: Ben Ripley

Cast: Jake Gyllenhaal, Michelle Monaghan, Vera Farmiga, Jeffrey Wright

One-Line Plot Synopsis: A soldier (Gyllenhaal) wakes up in the body of a stranger on a train and that blows up.  333 more words

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"Once On This Island" : When Emotions Soar

Reprinted with permission from OnStage Blog (April 10, 2018)

Alan Ash   

Twitter: @broadwaycritic1

“I look for a great story with great characters and moments for emotions to soar,” Lynn Ahrens, writer/lyricist of “ 864 more words

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The Reviews for ONCE ON THIS ISLAND are In...

Reviewers love Once on This Island! From the environmental design that immerses audiences into a trashed paradise to the outstanding cast of veterans and newcomers alike, the revival of this musical fable is timely, beautiful, and spirited – a winning combination. 445 more words

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