Mamma Mia ~ 2018

Written on February 27th, 2018 | Posted in Now Playing

What’s the Name of the Game?    Combine the infectious music of Abba with an endearing love story set in the 1990s, and you have the ever-popular Mamma Mia!  It’s an instant crowd-pleaser.  I was fortunate enough to travel to Edmonton to see the production currently on stage at the Citadel Theatre.  This high energy […]

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Come From Away ~ 2018

Written on February 16th, 2018 | Posted in Now Playing

Take the Trip to Gander The 9/11 (or rather 9/12) Gander, Newfoundland musical Come From Away is back in Toronto.  If you missed it during its last stay, you had better order your tickets now, because upcoming dates will sell out quickly.  However, I predict that it will have a long stay, so there will […]

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Beautiful – The Carole King Musical

Written on July 3rd, 2017 | Posted in Now Playing

Chilina Kennedy is Beautiful in the Carole King Musical Note:  Beautiful is now closed in Toronto.  Chilina Kennedy has returned to this role on Broadway at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre, with a different cast. It is indeed a beautiful story – it’s a journey through life while building confidence.   Beautiful – The Carole King Musical, […]

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Come From Away

Written on November 23rd, 2016 | Posted in Now Playing

Fasten Your Seatbelts – Come From Away is Going to Take Off!     Note:  This review is based on the Toronto production in 2016.  It is now on Broadway at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre, 236 West 45th Street, New York, NY 10036. Come From Away returns to Toronto, opening February 13, 2018, with a new Canadian cast. […]

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