A few years ago, a Minnesota gal named Laura Osnes won a reality show competition that selected the new Sandy in Grease!, and that was just the beginning. She followed that with other Broadway credits like Anything Goes, Bonnie & Clyde (Tony nomination), and the upcoming Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cin ... More >>
The raucously low-class reality show Jersey Shore tends to spoof itself, so a musical mockery of it seemed to me like a bad idea. But the production I just saw at the Actors Playhouse--which was a hit at the Fringe Festival--was a winner, because it's fast-moving, with nonstop music and raun ... More >>
My tour of modern Grease. Plus a celebulecture and a swashbuckled queen or two or three.