The Reviews for Jekyll & Hyde are in…

The critical reviews for the first revival of Jekyll & Hyde aren't much nicer than those for the original mounting. Ripping most ferociously into the abismal lyrics, "pea-fog thick" smoke and confused direction by Jeff Calhoun, most critics were impressed by Costantine Maroulis and Deborah Cox, R&B artists who  manage to bring moments of nuance and amazing…

The Reviews for Matilda: The Musical are In…

The critics agree that Matilda: The Musical is an incredibly imaginative delight for both children and adults.  Cleverness and magic abound in this new production, thanks to the direction of Matthew Warchus and the creative songwriting of Tim Minchin, who focus on the power of storytelling and the magic of books -- unlike the 1996…

The Reviews for Kinky Boots are In…

Kinky Boots has been well received by national critics; the production may feature bad English accents and a poorly conceived second act, but that's not what audience members will remember most vividly.  The successes of the production are both memorable and loud, outshining deficiencies.  Cyndi Lauper's songs are eclectic and varied, engaging and catchy -- there are…