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The Words of Their Bodies: An Appreciation of Deaf West Theatre's SPRING AWAKENING

The revival of a Broadway musical can be an exercise in nostalgia, or in cynicism, or in discovery. Rarely is it an occasion for genuine alchemy to take place onstage. 2,117 more words

Listen With Your Heart: The Hunchback of Notre Dame - Studio Cast Recording

This is the first post in a new series.  Listen With Your Heart.  Essentially, I’m going to listen to, or re-listen to albums related to Disney.   2,215 more words


Christmas Eve in New York

I made it.

I flew to New York by myself (first time flying alone!) and I am here in my Aunt’s apartment relaxing. It is Christmas Eve and toasty and warm. 120 more words


I'm Home Again, Rose

Here we are, on the couch. Staying up until all hours of the night to watch a musical, write a post, knit a scarf, eat ice cream, etc. 245 more words


Spring Awakening Breaks New Ground On Broadway

This season, Broadway welcomes the deaf to experience a revival of Tony-winning musical, “Spring Awakening”.

The groundbreaking revival opened at the Brooks Atkinson Theater for a limited 18-weeks run on September 27th 2015. 360 more words


Awakening A Conversation

As I mentioned in my post Deaf Awakening, the theatre is adding more and more actors and stories with disabilities. I recently had the privilege of seeing Deaf West’s… 600 more words

The Reviews for SPRING AWAKENING are In...

The reviews for the Deaf West revival of Spring Awakening are in and the critics all have goosebumps. Both deaf and hearing actors deliver stunning performances under the expert direction of Michael Arden. 363 more words

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