Once again, feel-good battles artsinessfor the Antoinettes
Broadway gets another dose of that old-time religion
A Broadway tuner shows love for a labor strike—Disney style
Let's table the palaver and get down to business, to quote one of the characters. Newsies the Musical--based on the so-so 1992 movie about striking newsboys--is a slick, entertaining show that's sort of like Annie meets Billy Elliot. As in the movie, the boys are selling their "papes" (i.e., newsp ... More >>
Kathleen Turner might be cursing and smoking up a storm in a play called High, but she's got nothing on the Sister Act gals. They're dolled up in glitzy habits and putting on Vegas-style revues in Sister Act, the rote but pretty enjoyable adaptation of the 1992 movie comedy about a down low ... More >>
Success has mellowed him—and he's actually funny
Live onstage, this version is longer, louder, more garish, and a lot worse.