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“Fiddler on the Roof” on Broadway

“Fiddler on the Roof” on Broadway

February 24, 2016

By Claire Del Sorbo  Today’s global conflicts look eerily similar to events from the past when viewed from the right lens. It is difficult not to empathize with the millions of families displaced from countries in the Middle East due to risi...

Fordham Professor and Playwright of “Skip to My Lou”

Fordham Professor and Playwright of “Skip to My Lou”

February 10, 2016

By Elizabeth Smislova Steve Romagnoli, Fordham graduate, former writer for The Fordham Ram and current professor at FCRH, is the playwright of the new off-Broadway play “Skip to My Lou.” The pla...

Experience “A Whole New World” in Aladdin the Musical

Experience “A Whole New World” in Aladdin the Musical

February 10, 2016

By Katherine Falzon Hop on your magic carpet and experience a “whole new world” in the Broadway musical rendition of the 1992 Disney film “Aladdin” at the New Amsterdam Theatre. Tony-award winning director and c...

School of Rock: Screen to Stage

School of Rock: Screen to Stage

February 3, 2016

By Claire Del Sorbo Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber, celebrated composer of theatrical classics such as Evita, Cats, The Phantom of the Opera, Jesus Christ Superstar and countless other productions, has written a...

The Imperficity of Love

The Imperficity of Love

November 17, 2015

By Claire Del Sorbo College is a time when students begin to experience real, meaningful and intimate relationships with others. However, one should not rely on She’s The Man as an accurate depiction ...

The Little Prince: An Escape from Reality

The Little Prince: An Escape from Reality

October 20, 2015

By Claire Del Sorbo For the past few weeks, most students at Fordham have been saddled with midterms. Spending hours upon hours in the library and endlessly studying has no doubt plagued the student body...

Front Row: Hand to God

Front Row: Hand to God

September 29, 2015

By Claire Del Sorbo The star of one of the most demented puppet shows ever created is the antithesis of a Henson puppet: a gray sock with a mane of red fur, googly eyes and a stitched mouth. Primitive...

Fordham Theatrical Season Preview

Fordham Theatrical Season Preview

September 29, 2015

By Madeline Hoepf Numerous opportunities exist for Fordham students looking to both enjoy and contribute to high quality theatrical productions on Fordham’s Rose Hill campus this semester. Rose Hill’s thre...

Theater Time: Hedwig and the Angry Inch

Theater Time: Hedwig and the Angry Inch

September 15, 2015

By Claire Del Sorbo From March 2014 to September 2015, Michael Mayer’s revival of “Hedwig and the Angry Inch” played for over 1,000 performances at the Belasco Theater. The musical, which closed thi...

Comedy Fest Creates Big Laughs

Comedy Fest Creates Big Laughs

September 8, 2015

By Nicole Horton The third annual Oddball Comedy Festival arrived to PNC Banks Art Center in Holmdel, NJ on Saturday, Sept. 5. The lineup varies depending on the dates, with this show featuring Aziz Ansari, Amy Schume...

Must-See  Broadway Hits and Tips for the New Season

Must-See Broadway Hits and Tips for the New Season

September 8, 2015

By Nicole Pieri It is the most wonderful time of the year: the beginning of the 2015-2016 Broadway season. Tickets too expensive? Do not know what to see? Here is a guide to some of the new and long-ru...

Behind the Ghostlight: It’s Tony Time

Behind the Ghostlight: It’s Tony Time

April 22, 2015

By Richard Bordelon Every June, the Broadway community waits with bated breath for the announcement of the annual Tony Awards, the prizes widely considered the highest honors awarded in American thea...

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