AWARDS SEASON 2016: Drama Desk Award Winners

We're nearing the closing curtain of Awards Season 2016! Last night the Drama Desk Awards were handed out. This year's big winners were Shuffle Along and She Loves Me, while the other prizes were distributed fairly evenly among this year's nominees (with the exception of School of Rock and Spring Awakening, neither of which took home any awards). Sunday is the Tony Awards and we hope…

AWARDS SEASON 2016: Drama League Award Winners

The Drama League Award winners are in and Hamilton grabbed the outstanding production award, plus one for creator/actor Lin-Manuel Miranda. (The show lost out to An American in Paris in last year when it played Off-Broadway, so the win has to feel like some sort of extra redemption for the creative team.) The winning revival was surprisingly not She Loves…

Fiddler on the Roof

The Reviews for FIDDLER ON THE ROOF are In…

The reviews for Fiddler on the Roof are in, and this revival may not have audience members dancing with joy - on purpose.  Director Bartlett Sher walks a fine (and somewhat dangerous) line, attempting to honor the beloved 1964 musical while connecting it to modern themes and events.  In fact, he faces a daunting task…