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Mimes Renders “Proof” Excellently

Mimes Renders “Proof” Excellently

April 3, 2019

For four nights this past week, the Fordham Mimes and Mummers put on “Proof.”

‘Lobby Hero’: A Play for Every New Yorker

‘Lobby Hero’: A Play for Every New Yorker

April 11, 2018

By Shelby Daniel There have been plenty of shows about unique characters in New York trying to find themselves, which is why the basic idea of "Lobby Hero" made me slightly hesitant to venture to se...

Theater Talk: “The Humans”

Theater Talk: “The Humans”

November 16, 2016

By Claire Del Sorbo With Thanksgiving on its way, going home for the holidays is something students and many other young people seem to dread. There are many things people would rather do than return to ...

Praiseworthy Cast  of “Cats the Musical” Cannot Salvage Plot

Praiseworthy Cast of “Cats the Musical” Cannot Salvage Plot

November 2, 2016

By Claire Del Sorbo If the Tony Awards were based on amount of ear worms instead of theatrical achievements, “Cats the Musical” would be likely to sweep this year. I can’t remember the amount of ti...

Fordham Graduate Gets Broadway Writing Credits With “In-Transit”

Fordham Graduate Gets Broadway Writing Credits With “In-Transit”

November 2, 2016

By Bailey Hosfelt “In-Transit,” Broadway’s first a cappella musical, makes its way to Circle in the Square Theatre on Nov. 10. Taking place primarily in the subway, the show is set to bring 11 New York City characters to life as each searches for personal success. ...

“The Crucible” Casted in Universal Light

“The Crucible” Casted in Universal Light

April 27, 2016

By Claire Del Sorbo Many people’s recollections of Arthur Miller’s “The Crucible” have been reduced to sour memories of assigned readings from high school English class. However, like any play, the text is bette...

12 Years A Slave Star Lupita Nyong’o Takes the Broadway Stage

12 Years A Slave Star Lupita Nyong’o Takes the Broadway Stage

March 30, 2016

By Claire Del Sorbo Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o tugged at the heart strings of audiences in her harrowing performance as the young slave girl, Patsey, in 12 Years a Slave. It made us weep for the former state of the world and how Africans and Afric...

“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...

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...

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...

Trying to Find the Next “The Book of Mormon”

Trying to Find the Next “The Book of Mormon”

March 25, 2015

By Richard Bordelon It is no doubt that The Book of Mormon is a smash. When it opened in March 2011, this completely new show has sold out nearly every single performance, with tickets ranging from $100...

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