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…Play Many Parts

This sunny, spring Sunday we celebrate the 453rd birthday of the Bard. While the exact date of William Shakespeare’s entrance into the world is not known, the mark that he made on it is immeasurable.

To say that William Shakespeare’s plays and other works have stood the test of time seems like a gross understatement. They have thrived. They started as a product of the time in which they were created and turned into works that have shaped the world for centuries. Read the rest of this entry

…rise up

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It’s here! Tony Sunday!

We’ve been counting it down all week, and now it’s time to make our Tony predictions (or as many are affectionately calling the, the Hamiltonys). Read the rest of this entry

…Play the Host

tn-500_screenshot2016-05-16at7.47.56amHappy Tony Awards Eve!

With just over 24 hours to go until the curtain rises on the 70th Tony Awards, we’re in full theater nerd mode.

On the eve of the festivities, we’re celebrating the man who will be hosting tomorrow’s awards — James Corden. Read the rest of this entry

…Rehearse

2WC TheatreAs regular followers of the Crusade know, we’re big fans of all things theater. Which means with the Tony Awards only 5 days away, well it’s practically Christmas in June.

So, because I can’t wait another second for the theater celebration to begin, I’m declaring today Tony Tuesday!

Specifically, today is all the musicals, because who doesn’t love a musical? Okay, truth be told a lot of people find them downright obnoxious. If you’re one of those people, you have my sympathy, and I suggest you cease reading now, or continue reading with an open mind. Read the rest of this entry

…cast your vote

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No, not that kind of vote (except for you, Indiana. Get out and vote, Hoosiers!). The rest of you, I’m talking about the Tony nominations, which were speculated over by Zer yesterday and announced this morning. Read the rest of this entry