Review

A Merchandise Review: The 40th Anniversary Blu-Ray Version of Cabaret

February 5, 2013 // 0 Comments

The 1972 film version of Cabaret is now out in a new 40th anniversary Blu-Ray edition, and if you haven’t seen it in a while, it’s well worth revisiting. As you may or may not remember, the movie version is quite different from the staged one.  Many songs are cut or just played as instrumentals, and singing arises realistically — songs ...

The Memphis reviews are in …

October 20, 2009 // 1 Comment

You read what our guest reviewer thought of Memphis, the newest musical to open on Broadway, but what do the critics think? Unlike Bye Bye Birdie, which was universally panned, reviews for Memphis were mixed. Here’s what the big media outlets had to say: NEW YORK TIMES Sex and race and rock ’n’ roll made for a potent, at times inflammatory, ...