Theater »

WIN TIX to “THE WIZ”!

WIN TIX to “THE WIZ”!

Joyce Kulhawik January 31, 2015 0

Fiddlehead Theatre Company is giving away 5 PAIRS of tickets to the opening night of The Wiz exclusively through Joyce’s Choices!  THE WIZ runs from Feb. 13-22nd at the historic Strand Theatre.  Enter to win! The Wiz is a modern

Read More »
THEATER: MOTOWN The Musical

THEATER: MOTOWN The Musical

Joyce Kulhawik January 30, 2015 0

Two nights ago at Boston’s Opera House MOTOWN The Musical moved everything– except me. Sets, settings, singers, dancers, plot lines: race, romance, business, music, internal politics– it’s all up there onstage. Here come the Supremes! What’s goin’ on with Marvin? Who

Read More »
THEATER: RED HOT PATRIOT

THEATER: RED HOT PATRIOT

Joyce Kulhawik January 9, 2015 0

One can just imagine what the late Molly Ivins’ reaction to the murder of French journalists by islamic terrorists bent on silencing Charlie Hebdo’s brand of political satire might have been. The late Texas

Read More »
MY TEN BEST MOVIES OF 2014!

MY TEN BEST MOVIES OF 2014!

Joyce Kulhawik January 1, 2015 4

 BOYHOOD: Richard Linklater’s extraordinary “12 years a film” feat! He directed the same cast over a dozen years and captured the ephemeral truth about one boy’s childhood and growing up in a broken home. It’s a “meta” experience for

Read More »
THEATER: NECESSARY MONSTERS

THEATER: NECESSARY MONSTERS

Joyce Kulhawik December 22, 2014 0

There’s a world premiere onstage right now at SpeakEasy Stage Company that rattled my cage;  in fact, it’s staged in a cage, the audience peering in from either side as NECESSARY MONSTERS took shape before

Read More »
THEATER: JESUS CHRIST, IT’S CHRISTMAS!

THEATER: JESUS CHRIST, IT’S CHRISTMAS!

Joyce Kulhawik December 15, 2014 0

Hey look. I have not blasphemed. I am just quoting the title of the latest holiday offering now onstage at the Ramrod Center for the Performing Arts, home to Ryan Landry and those rascally Gold Dust Orphans!

Read More »
THEATER: O.P.C.

THEATER: O.P.C.

Joyce Kulhawik December 10, 2014 0

You got yer ADD, yer ADHD, yer PTSD, yer OCD and now yer O.P.C. at the A.R. T.! The title stands for  “Obsessive Political Correctness,”  a syndrome that plagues the compulsively sensitive, and finds

Read More »
WIN TICKETS: “THE ROYAL BALLET: ALICE’S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND”

WIN TICKETS: “THE ROYAL BALLET: ALICE’S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND”

Joyce Kulhawik December 4, 2014 0

ENTER for a chance to win complimentary passes to a Fathom Event: “The Royal Ballet: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” at the Showcase Patriot Place in Foxborough. The Royal Ballet’s one-night only showing of ALICE’S

Read More »
THEATER: THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL

THEATER: THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL

Joyce Kulhawik November 23, 2014 0

As the curtain rises, Cicely Tyson as Mother Carrie Watts sits framed in a window by moonlight, awake but dreaming of her long ago home in a little texas town called Bountiful. In the

Read More »
THEATER: HAPPY DAYS

THEATER: HAPPY DAYS

Joyce Kulhawik November 21, 2014 0

HAPPY DAYS are when we get to see a hugely gifted actress hold the stage almost alone, practically without moving, for two hours, and conjure up the entire universal human experience. That is EXACTLY what happened this week when Brooke Adams

Read More »
JOYCE'S CHOICES, your trusted guide to the best movies, theater, where to eat and have fun in Boston and beyond!