Theater – “Stick Fly” incorporates race, class and family in Broadway debut By Steve V. Rodriguez

“Stick Fly” which is presented and produced by Alicia Keys makes it’s Broadway debut after having it’s world premiere in Chicago’s Congo Square Theatre Company in 2006. The play went on to play in D.C and win awards in Los Angeles and New England for best direction, playwright, ensemble and new work. Playwright Lydia R. […] Click to read more »

Race, Class and Family are Presented with Intelligence and Plenty of Laughs in Lydia Diamond’s Broadway Debut of “Stick Fly” By Steve V. Rodriguez

“Stick Fly” which is presented and produced by Alicia Keys makes it’s Broadway debut after having it’s world premiere in Chicago’s Congo Square Theatre Company in 2006. The play went on to play in D.C and win awards in Los Angeles and New England for best direction, playwright, ensemble and new work. Playwright Lydia R. […] Click to read more »

RACE Gets New Cast Members: Dennis Haysbert and Eddie Izzard Plus Extended Until August 21st!

David Mamet’s critically acclaimed play, “Race” is extended until August 21st with new cast members Eddie Izzard, Dennis Haysbert, Afton C. Williamson and original cast member, Richard Thomas. “Race” is at the Barrymore Theatre: 243 West 47th Street, NY, NY. Tickets here! Scroll down to watch the Video featuring the new cast. Click to read more »

Invite yourself to New York’s “Big Gay Italian Wedding” by Kevin M. Thomas

I was expecting less from “My Big Gay Italian Wedding” with that knock-off title and obvious cashing in on lead actor Reichen Lehmkuhl fifteen minutes of fame as he is better known as an “Amazing Race” winner and former boyfriend of Lance Bass. But you know, if Lehmkuhl’s name will get the people to the […] Click to read more »

TONY Nomination Predictions: Last Minute Thoughts on Broadway’s Big Awards by Kevin M. Thomas

The Tony nominations are just around the corner (May 4th). And, while I can’t predict them with accuracy like I do the Oscars, it certainly does seem like a good time to remember the great theatre we’ve had this passed season. While I specialize in the musical and see few plays, the buzz surrounding possible […] Click to read more »