Hey gang, did you catch the 27th Annual AriZoni Awards? Or as we AZ dwellers affectionately call them, “the Zoni’s”. (Really, if your state name lends itself to such a great rip-off on the Tony’s, how do you not use it?) The Zoni’s recognize excellence in community theater in our Valley, and this year we… Read More The Best of Community Theater — Zoni Style!
I was at Gammage the other night. That’s how we say it in Arizona: “I was at Gammage.” Old timers might say, “I was at Grady Gammage,” but most of us don’t bother with the full name. If a big Broadway show is coming to Phoenix, you can be sure it will be at Gammage… Read More When Girls Kiss at Gammage
This coming Sunday is the Tony Awards. Also known as: The Award Program You Never Watch. This year my family will be watching, because two of the shows we saw in New York are nominated for best musical. Oh my gosh! I haven’t told you about the shows we saw! Do you have a moment?… Read More Four Broadway Musicals and the People We Saw There
We took the light rail to downtown Phoenix last Saturday. No event to attend, nothing we needed to do, no particular sight we wanted to see. We were simply conducting an experiment. If it took us between 50 to 60 minutes to travel from our Airbnb in Queens to Manhattan, and once there we never lacked… Read More Gotta Cure My Post-NYC Blues
This coming Saturday, in the wee hours of morn, I’m boarding a plane for New York City. The reason? Hold onto your hats: Husband is singing at Carnegie Hall! WHOA!!! To answer the probing questions you haven’t asked yet, it all started about a year ago…