Follies (Musical)

  • Blogs

    November 22, 2013

    The Untold Stories of Broadway Theaters

    Millions have flocked to New York's Broadway theaters over the years to be enraptured by the amazing performances and music that have made it the center of the theater world. But while most have entered these hallowed halls to listen to the lullaby of Broadway, historian Jennifer Ashley Tepper decid ... More >>

  • Theater

    September 14, 2011

    Follies: Dances With Ghosts

    The revival of Sondheim's Follies offers more extravagance than emotional grip

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2011

    This Week in the Voice: Bachmann's Bright Idea, Eataly's New Beer Garden

    ​This week in the Voice, out today: Nick Pinto explains how federal efficiency standards are phasing out old-fashioned incandescent light bulbs in favor of those coiled energy-efficient ones -- thing is, those are full of crazy toxic stuff. And one of the only big-name politicians to fight the ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    September 7, 2011
  • Blogs

    August 12, 2011

    Amazing Good/Bad Old Movie Alert: The Cool Ones

    ​If the 1967 "classic" The Cool Ones ever pops up again on TCM, please do mama a favor and watch it. This one had my kind of "good/badness" written all over it, and when I finally checked it out, it totally delivered, man. A spoof of the '60s music biz, it centers on a girl (played by bland ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2011

    What's Your Favorite Diva Showstopper From Follies?

    ​The classic show biz breakdown musical, Follies, is coming back to Broadway, complete with its luscious and witty Sondheim score. There are no fewer than four showstopping numbers for women in the musical. Your faves in order? Here are mine: (4) Could I Leave You? Phyllis--played by Jan ... More >>

  • Theater

    December 1, 2010

    Finishing the Hat--the Lyrics and Kvetches of Stephen Sondheim

    The Broadway composer looks back at the first decades of his career

  • Theater

    October 23, 2007

    Back to Camp

    Drag-diva Charles Busch heads off to Beverly Hills

  • Theater

    February 13, 2007

    Musicals in Transit

    In the Heights or Adrift in Macao, new musicals are fun—but not too much else

  • Music

    July 8, 2003

    Ornette and Others

    JVC Bounces Back Right on Schedule

  • Theater

    April 22, 2003

    Aurally Sound

    What You Hear's OK, but What Are You Seeing?

  • Theater

    August 21, 2001

    But Unseriously . . .

    The Musical’s a Joke Again—But Is It a Good Joke?

  • Music

    July 31, 2001
  • Columns

    April 17, 2001
  • Theater

    April 10, 2001
  • Theater

    January 5, 1999

    Stage Presents

    It's a Good Time To Stay Off-Broadway— Even on CD

  • Columns

    November 24, 1998

    NY Mirror

    ''In the new George Michael video, two very arresting male cops are locked in a passionate kiss, bringing new meaning to the word entrapment.''