Ahoy mateys and a very happy “Talk Like a Pirate Day” to ye! Read the rest of this entry
For those of you completely unfamiliar with this theater tradition in St. Louis, every summer from mid-June to mid-August, the Muny produces seven musicals on its half-a-football-field size, outdoor stage. Tonight is the last night of their 96th season, so they’ve been doing this for a while.
This week I’m taking a slight detour from the Summer of Blockbusters to visit everyone’s favorite Austrian, singing almost-nun. The Chicago Lyric Opera has staged a beautiful production of “The Sound of Music” and I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to gush. Read the rest of this entry