Shakespeare with a Twist

  By James Clark. Continuing its wildly popular run, Off-Broadway’s Drunk Shakespeare is guaranteed to make any night this holiday season intoxicatingly fun. Directed by David Hudson and produced by Scott Griffin, Drunk Shakespeare features a group of rotating actors (Alison Wien, Brandon Carter, Caitlin Morris, Josh Hyman, Josh Sauerman, Julia Giolzetti, Michael Amendola, Monique…

A Language All It’s Own

HALF-GEORGIAN HALF-RUSSIAN, ALEX POP SPEAKS FLUENT MUSIC By Rory Winston Joseph Conrad, Vladimir Nabokov… Not only had some brilliant English writers hailed from non-English speaking countries but a gifted few had even managed to surpass their native counterparts in terms of eloquence and nuance. So why was I surprised. Why did it seem strange –…

Turning Zinc into Brass

INDEPENDENT MUSIC AWARD WINNER DAZZLES A PACKED HOUSE AT NYC’S ZINC BAR By Rory Winston “A slow afternoon brings a thousand memories.” The words wafted through the Zinc Bar, caroming from ear to ear before gently settling on the nape of each listener’s neck like a fading embrace. It was an ethereal voice that surfed…

Empress of Soul Gladys Knight’s New Dance Single Far More Than “Just A Little”

By Elizabeth Darwen. Seven-time Grammy Award-winning icon and legend Gladys Knight wants to carry fans away as she announces the release of her dance single, “Just a Little”. The upbeat jam, produced by Grammy Award-winning producer, Symbolyc “S1” One (Kanye West, Beyonce, Jay-Z), and written/vocal produced by R&B crooner and Knight protégé, Avehre, was released…

Tovah Feldshuh

The Broadway Star Takes on Zombies on TV’s Hottest Show  By Lavanya Sunkara From the bright lights of Broadway to the dusty roads of rural Georgia, The Walking Dead’s Tovah Feldshuh has led a fascinating journey. For forty years, she’s entertained audiences on the New York stage with her golden voice and captivating performances. At…

Teal Wicks

Finding Neverland’s Star Talks Broadway and Beyond By Pamela Jacobs and Olia Golovkina James Matthew Barrie is a disappointed writer whose latest play is a disaster. Sylvia Llewelyn Davies, a widow who recently lost her husband to cancer, is the single mother of four boys. The six meet one day at Kensington Gardens in London.…