A web site devoted to the ongoing history of the American Theater

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 Welcome to TotalTheater, the parent company of this website,,
the journal Performing Arts Insider, the radio program Dave's Gone By
and the blog of Rabbi Sol Solomon, Shalom, Dammit! is an ongoing archive of theater criticism and features.  Find theater reviews from around the world in Criticopia and feature stories in Periodica. Click What's New to see the latest articles! Hear our audio at:

Performing Arts Insider is a hardcopy journal of Bway/Off/Off-Off facts, stats & contacts.

Dave's Gone By is Dave Lefkowitz's talk/humor/music show, Saturdays, 9am-noon(Mountain) on UNC Radio (

Marriage, Babies and the End of the World is Dave's book of hilarious plays.

Next Dave's Gone By radio show:

April 19, 9am-noon(MT) / 11am-2pm(ET) live on, #466: "It Occurz to Me" - Featuring: Peter Fitzgerald chats with playwright Daniel Curzon. Plus: Saturday Segues (Iggy Pop), Inside Broadway (NYC reviews), Dylan - Sooner & Later (plagues, pt. 2) & more!


 Listen to Dave’s Gone By episode #465 (Marko Showlo, aired 4/12/14): Dave chats w/ theater journalist Joel Markowitz. Plus: Saturday Segues (John Pinette, Tiny Tim, Jesse Winchester), Inside Broadway (Don’t Wake Me), Dylan - Sooner & Later (Plagues, pt. 1) & more!

      Upcoming Guests: actors Frank Ferrante & Swoosie Kurtz. is Rabbi Sol Solomon's blog of Rabbinical Reflections and youtube clips. Rabbi Sol on Twitter: RabbiSolSolomon. Watch Rabbi Sol's stage show, Shalom Dammit! An Evening with Rabbi Sol Solomon, on youtube!

 CONTACT US: TotalTheater, P.O. Box 31, Greeley, CO 80632. 970-405-3077.