…Believe in Yesterday

If you’re reading this right now you probably fall into one of two groups. Either this is the first time you’ve heard of director Danny Boyle’s “Yesterday” and have no idea what it’s about, or you’re grinning from ear to ear right now because even if you haven’t heard of it you recognize that crosswalk…

…weave a web

Today, before I jump into the business of the day — my thoughts on “Spider-Man: Far From Home” — I’d like to first talk about how much I love the new Spider-Man. I know people were salty about the quick turnover rate from Maguire to Garfield to Holland (not to mention (Moore, Johnson, Pine, Mulaney,…

…See It’s Our Destiny

  “You’re gonna see it’s our destiny. You’ve got a friend in me.” Randy Newman, “You’ve Got A Friend In Me” There will come a day when the Toy Story franchise goes too far, but it is not this day. Pixar has once again managed to defy the odds with a fourth sequel that isn’t…

…Hope You Don’t Mind

I hope you don’t mind  that I put down in words, How wonderful life is while you’re in the world. Before I get started, just a heads up that I’ve been holding onto my feelings for this film for two weeks. I have no chill when it comes to Elton John, and this is very…

…Make You Smile

I kind of did a research deep dive on “Kiss Me, Kate.” (As one does) So, before I share my two-cents on the current revival, I’m going to drop some knowledge. (You’ll thank me when you win Broadway Trivia Night)

…make up your own story

Today we enter new territory, crusaders — Best Revival of a Musical. I know there are plenty of people out there who don’t like the “old-school” musicals and I understand their perspective. There are certainly dated aspects in many “classic” shows that need to be handled with care (and aren’t always). But leaving these shows…