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From the beloved classic film, Wizard Of Oz which premiered in 1939 to the novel, Wicked by Gregory Maguire which released in 1995, and finally the 2003 Broadway hit Wicked which has won 3 Tony Awards, 6 Drama Desk Awards, and 1 Grammy Award, it makes you wonder, why is Wicked so popular?
Wicked is the story of two frenemies struggling to make their way…Continue
Theatre: stories told on the stage. Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical was quite the story. Based on the book by Dahl and then produced into a 4 time Tony Award winning Broadway musical, Matilda was extraordinary.
I had the opportunity to see Matilda twice at the Orpheum with two different girls playing Matilda. On Tuesday I saw Jenna Weir as Matilda and on Wednesday I saw Gabby Gutierrez as Matilda. Both the…Continue
Based on the 1944 novel by Margaret Landon, Rodgers & Hammerstein's, “The King And I” includes a fantastic story line, a dazzling score, and a gorgeous set. This show is set in 1860’s and follows the story of a widow named Anna, who sails from her home in England to Siam. In Siam, she serves as a schoolteacher to the royal children of Siam; as a mother-figure, she teaches them about the current political changes in the…Continue
With jukebox tunes from ABBA, a fun, cheesy story, and a fantastic cast, The Farewell Tour of Mamma Mia was stellar.
When I first walked into the show, this set impressed me by its simplicity. The stage looked squeaky clean and very aesthetically pleasing. I appreciated in the opening number that all the characters’ costumes matched the color scheme of the set. It was almost like a watercolor of turquoise, dark blue and purple. I thought the lighting and set were both very…Continue