2011 Tony Awards Preview

I get it, very few non-theatre people give a good god damn about the Tony Awards. But let’s assume that if you’re reading this post, you do in fact have an interest in the commercial theatre world, or at least a secret ...

Theatre Is Easy: “The Book of Mormon”

BOTTOM LINE: The Book of Mormon exceeds expectations (in production value as well as use of expletives).

I am a sucker for musical theatre and all the joyously cheesy emotions it can generate.  I am a bigger sucker for musical comedy that ...

Theatre Is Easy: Broadway 2010-’11 Preview

This past Broadway season felt off. The plays were quite good but the musicals were pretty disappointing, and the Tony Awards ceremony, which culminates the year and celebrates the successes, felt artificial and forced. The 2010-’11 season seems on track to give ...