Newsies, just opened at Toby’s Dinner Theatre, takes us back to 1899 New York City, when newspapers were sold on street corners by impoverished newsboys to people who trusted the “papes” to tell them what was happening in the world. A time when newspaper owners were so politically powerful that a governor could be counted […]
Archives for March 23, 2018
Last night at the Miracle Theatre in DC, actor/produced Edward Daniels led 32 contestants through the eight performance brackets of Monologue Madness, all vying to take home the crystal Monologue Madness trophy, $1,000, and an iPad mini. We’ll have a full report tomorrow, but here’s a first look at the 2018 Champion and Runner-Up. and […]
Many times theatres have faced crises, and, like the plucky heroes of movies, their workers band together to overcome the obstacles. The solutions may not always be pleasant. The answers may not always be the best. But they work.