…Just Sing a Song

This Sunday I’m wishing happy trails to a St. Louis institution — The Muny. Today marks the end of a season that was a century in the making. For generations of St. Louisan’s summer has meant nights spent under the stars watching pure, theatrical, musical magic on The Muny stage.

…take a bow

This weekend one of my favorite Saint Louis summer traditions closes out its season, and what a season it was. For those not from St. Louis, let me elaborate. There are certain things that define the summer season in this midwestern town. For some, it’s baseball (which admittedly extends the season into October…usually), for others…

…Suddenly Lose Control

Okay “Mamma Mia!” fans, it’s go time. The moment that we’ve been waiting for is finally here…almost. “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again,” hits theaters tonight and tomorrow! I’ll leave the details for tomorrow’s review, but I couldn’t help but let some of the joy spill over into today’s post.

…Build Momentum

Welcome to Monday, fellow crusaders! Whether you’re feeling jazzed, dismayed, dizzy, dazed or indifferent after last night’s Tony Awards we could all use a little boost (or jazz hands?) to get the week rolling. Seeing as those of us who care about such things are coming off of a theater high, I’m taking my cue…

…Vamp

The Tonys are inching closer and closer, and at this point you may be wondering, “What else could there possibly be to discuss?”. That’s a great question, and one that is clearly being asked by someone who doesn’t love the theater. While I can certainly sympathize that for some theater is just, “not their thing,”…