The New York Drama Critics’ Circle Award Winners Announced

The New York Drama Critics’ Circle Award Winners Announced The New York Drama Critics’ Circle today announced the winners at the organizations 82nd annual meeting.  The Circle is comprised of 22 drama critics from daily newspapers, magazines, wire services and websites based in New York City. The awards have been awarded every year since 1936 to … More The New York Drama Critics’ Circle Award Winners Announced

2017 American Theatre Wing’s Tony Award Nominations and Predictions

Nominations for the 2017 American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards® Presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing Nominations were announced last week.  Let the guessing games begin: ❤️❤️-who I think SHOULD win ❤️(my next favorite) 🔶-who I think WILL win ❌-who SHOULDN’T win 🏆-who WON on Tony night in June Best Play ❤️A … More 2017 American Theatre Wing’s Tony Award Nominations and Predictions

Off Broadway Alliance Award Winners 2017

Off Broadway Alliance Awards Nominations and Winners 2017 By Ross The Off Broadway Alliance, an organization made up of Off-Broadway producers, theatres, general managers, press agents, and marketing professionals, announced their nominees for the 7th Annual Off Broadway Alliance Awards. The awards focus their eyes on commercial and not-for-profit productions that opened Off-Broadway during the 2016-2017 season. Awards … More Off Broadway Alliance Award Winners 2017

Pacific Overtures: Up ‘Next’, A Japanese Vantage Point

Pacific Overtures: Up ‘Next’, A Japanese Vantage Point By Ross Sondheim wrote in his fascinating (and time sucking) book, ‘Finishing the Hat‘, about a Japanese screen he saw one afternoon at the Metropolitan Museum. It was a three panel work of art that was more about what was omitted than what was depicted, inspiring Sondheim to attempt the same … More Pacific Overtures: Up ‘Next’, A Japanese Vantage Point

Tony Nominations 2017: My Predictions and Who Actually Was

Tony Nominations 2017: My Predictions and Who Actually Was By Ross ✅ who I think will get a nomination ❌ who I really doubt will get a nomination and then the wild cards. What are your picks? 🔶here’s who got the nomination And eventually 🏆 this will be for the winner on Tony night in … More Tony Nominations 2017: My Predictions and Who Actually Was

The View UpStairs: A Cast Change Stumbles Down Those Very Stairs.

The View UpStairs: A Cast Change Stumbles Down Those Very Stairs. By Ross There’s a lovely sweet and sour story enmeshed in Max Vernon’s The View UpStairs. About our creation of family and love to battle the forces of hate and intolerance. Sadly it is lost somewhere behind the heavy handed book by Vernon and the … More The View UpStairs: A Cast Change Stumbles Down Those Very Stairs.