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Six Questions for Sheryl Lee Ralph

Six Questions
July 22, 2017 0

         1.         Was there a single event, newspaper article or breaking news story that prompted you to establish The DIVA Foundation? Dreamgirls was the best and worst of all times for me as […]

Numbers Nerds & The Body Politic at NYMF

New York Musical Festival
July 21, 2017 0

By ROB LESTER***Living as the gender one sees oneself as or with same -gendered teammates (girl power)…NYMF shows cover both. Numbers Nerds is a likeable, sweet quite entertaining musical and The Body Politic is a […]



Bistro Bites

Bistro Bites

Pangea & Carol Lipnik

October 13, 2016 0

Years ago, I worked at Judy’s, a little supper club/cabaret on West 44th Street; often described as a jewel box of a room.  It was simple, elegant and intimate.  Pangea, in New York’s East Village, […]

Video of the Moment

Penny Landau (aka “The TV Junkie”) did this interview with Judy Gold at the 30th Anniversary Celebration of the League of Professional Theatre Women in 2011. Please note: being extremely vertically challenged, the TVJ chose to stand on a ledge to interview the 6’3″ ridiculously funny comic, who can be seen in episode 3 of Showtime’s “i’m Dying up here.” More on that show and others, in the next TV Junkie column on NiteLifeExchange. You have been warned.

Photo of the Moment

Photo of the Moment

Rain Pryor was joined by her brother Richard Pryor Jr. for some fun and song on the Metropolitan Room Stage Friday July 14, 2017.

Cabaret Throwback

Cabaret Throwback

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  • Garden City Friends of Music presents 2017 Outstanding Achievement Awards 21 Jul 2017 12:40 Garden City News Ann Ambach Garden City Friends of Music’s mission is to support music education and encourage the development of music skills in our children. Our annual membership drive and fund raisers enable us to make grants to Garden City schools to supplement and …
  • <em>Richard III:</em> The Great Persuader at the Houston Shakespeare Festival 20 Jul 2017 19:20 Houston Press Thursday, July 20, 2017 at 6 a.m. Jack Young stars as Richard III. Photo by Brian Boeckman During his time as a grad student in the University of Houston's School of Theatre and Dance program, Dylan Paul wanted to be in the Houston Shakespeare …
  • StageWorks Fresno to bring ‘The Full Monty’ to town, but will they bare it all? 20 Jul 2017 18:38 The Fresno Bee Joel Abels likes to make his audiences squirm a bit. “I love when audiences have to sit with the material and process it,” said Abels, the creative director of StageWorks Fresno. “We tend to produce pieces that most other theater companies stay away from …
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