The Season of Bluegrass on Stage

The Season of Bluegrass on Stage

By Barry Bassis I don’t remember any year when there were so many country/bluegrass musicals in town.         Robber Bridegroom, The Laura Pels Theatre Cast List: Andrew Durand, Evan Harrington, Leslie Kritzer, Ahna O’Reilly, Steven Pasquale, Nadia Quinn, Lance Roberts, Devere Rogers Production Credits: Alex Timbers (director) Justin Levine (music director) Connor…

Enchanting Carmel-by-the-Sea

By Mira Temkin.   Romantic, fairytale cottages and the most pet-friendly city on the planet blend with nearly 100 art galleries and fine dining on every corner. Carmel-by-the-Sea, located along California’s Northern coast, has evolved into a world-renowned destination. A haven for artists and writers for more than a century, the simple beauty of Carmel beckons…

Max’s Diamonds; A Boy’s Secret

B Ross Warren.   Max’s Diamonds A Boy’s Secret For decades the Rockaway beaches were the magnet drawing tens of thousands of people to the cool Atlantic waters in the summer time. Coney Island may have been more well-known, but for the real New Yorkers it was Rockaway. The permanent population lived in ethnic enclaves:…

The Tony Awards – May 2016

By Jim Kierstead.   It’s that time of year, folks!  The beginning of May marks the announcement that every theatre fan waits for.  That’s right…  it’s the Tony Award nominations!  It truly is Broadway’s biggest honor. The American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards® got their start back in 1947 when this legendary awards program was created…

Is Your Spouse Cheating on You…

By Patricia Seaman.   You’ve probably heard about financial infidelity – where a partner or spouse hides or lies about money in a relationship with combined finances.  He could be hiding a new set of golf clubs in the trunk, a credit card bill or a wholly secret brokerage account.  She could be lying about…