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THEATER: INTO THE WOODS/CARRIE

THEATER: INTO THE WOODS/CARRIE

Joyce Kulhawik May 22, 2014 0

Musicals take the stage in Boston this spring–and it’s hit and miss. HIT: INTO THE WOODS, Stephen Sondheim’s brilliant, bittersweet musical romp through the thicket of life, and Lyric Stage Company of Boston has

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ELLIOT NORTON AWARD WINNERS 2014!!

ELLIOT NORTON AWARD WINNERS 2014!!

Joyce Kulhawik May 20, 2014 0

  It was a fabulous night!! THE MAYOR Marty Walsh spoke about his commitment to Boston as an ARTS town; OSCAR-WINNER Olympia Dukakis was honored, and her cousin and former GOVERNOR Mike Dukakis paid

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THEATER: THE WHALE

THEATER: THE WHALE

Joyce Kulhawik March 12, 2014 0

MORE great theater in town–this time at SpeakEasy Stage Company which presents the New England premiere of Samuel D. Hunter’s off-broadway hit THE WHALE.  Superbly cast and tackling a profusion of problems, the show

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THEATER REVIEWS: ELEPHANT MEN, TRIBES, LIBERTINES, AND MISS DAISY

THEATER REVIEWS: ELEPHANT MEN, TRIBES, LIBERTINES, AND MISS DAISY

Joyce Kulhawik September 18, 2013 0

The FALL theater season is on– with mostly winning productions! This is what I’ve seen so far–in order of  “shelf-life.”And so I begin with the first to expire: THE ELEPHANT MAN– which is dead

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THEATER REVIEW: CLYBOURNE PARK

THEATER REVIEW: CLYBOURNE PARK

Joyce Kulhawik March 5, 2013 1

CLYBOURNE PARK won the Tony for Best Play in 2012– and it’s hard to imagine a better production than what’s onstage at the SpeakEasy right now! Bruce Norris’s Pulitzer-Prize winning drama cracks open the

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THEATER ROUNDUP: 33 VARIATIONS/OTHER DESERT CITIES/MARRY ME A LITTLE

THEATER ROUNDUP: 33 VARIATIONS/OTHER DESERT CITIES/MARRY ME A LITTLE

Joyce Kulhawik January 23, 2013 0

So much to see, so little time– here are few more productions in order of preference beginning with: 33 VARIATIONS–This lovely and satisfying production at the Lyric Stage, elegantly directed by Spiro Veloudos and

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THEATER REVIEW: BLOODY BLOODY ANDREW JACKSON

THEATER REVIEW: BLOODY BLOODY ANDREW JACKSON

Joyce Kulhawik October 31, 2012 0

The political scene is running red as we inch on up to election eve. So the Boston Premiere of BLOODY BLOODY ANDREW JACKSON at SpeakEasy Stage Company is timely– a rock musical about our

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THEATER REVIEW: THE MOTHER F**KER WITH THE HAT

THEATER REVIEW: THE MOTHER F**KER WITH THE HAT

Joyce Kulhawik September 28, 2012 0

The SpeakEasy Stage Company is off to a roaring start! Obscene? Most definitely. Three legged kittens, mothers, the deity herself –no one escapes unscathed. There’s even mention of oral sex at Appleby’s. But I

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THEATER REVIEW: NEXT TO NORMAL

THEATER REVIEW: NEXT TO NORMAL

Joyce Kulhawik March 25, 2012 1

Delusional “bipolar depression with manic episodes,” isn’t usually the stuff of musical theater, but Tom Kitt (music) and Brian Yorkey (book/lyrics) have set the malady to music and turned it into art, winning three Tony’s

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THIS JUST IN: LEAP DAY DEALS 2/29

THIS JUST IN: LEAP DAY DEALS 2/29

Joyce Kulhawik February 27, 2012 0

This Wednesday comes along once every 4 years: February 29th of course!! An extra day– deserves an EXTRA special something! Here are two LEAP DAY  DEALS  for you: DEAL #1: February 29th is SADIE

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