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Focus, 2015

The punch lines, plot twists and Margot Robbie’s performance were not enough to raise these entertaining criminals to the level of Ocean’s Eleven, Heist or Snatch. 13 more words

Friday Night at "The King and I"

A couple months after I first moved to New York City, I saw “Nice Work if You Can Get It” on Broadway. I was by myself, still didn’t really know anyone in the city, and thought a musical starring Matthew Broderick sounded like a good way to kill a Sunday afternoon. 455 more words

Opening Night

Cold hot panic
Rushing thought bubbles
Easing in find the voice
Never let them see you shake

Missing chances
Dropping all my lines
Perfection unattained… 21 more words


Play review: Good-Night Caroline

I was escorted to the back parlor to await the first of three plays. I was back in the Benjamin Harrison house, the first time since attending the… 287 more words


Gok! Blit! Blasny Blasny!

Dave and I just got back from a really wonderful production of Larry Shue’s farce The Foreigner at the Contra Costa Civic Theatre. I saw the first off-Broadway production starring Anthony Heald in the late 1980s, and I became an instant fan and saw it one or two more times (I forget now which). 448 more words


Aladdin at the Alliance Theater - April 24-26, May 1-3

The Alliance Players presents the play Aladdin at the JFC Brunssum Theater.

Entry is €8 for adults; children €5 and a family of 4 is €20. 18 more words


Ha'Penny: Small Change series by Jo Walton

This book was a tad bit of a challenge for me in the beginning because it had been a while since I read the first book. 203 more words