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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: 

 Sat, Dec. 20, 9am-noon(MT) / 11-2pm(ET) live on,#489: "ELLI'S ISLAND" Featuring: Rabbi Sol Solomon chats withElli the King of Broadway! Plus: Rabbi Sol's Rabbinical Reflection (Chanukah story: Little Yomo and the Corned Beef Sandwich), Saturday Segue (Frank Zappa), Dylan - Sooner & Later (winterlude), Greeley Crime Beat, the Wretched Pun of Destiny (Tree Hall) & more!

Listen to Dave’s Gone By episode #488 (“Sophiestry”), aired 12/13/14: Rabbi Sol Solomon chats with musician SOPHIE B. HAWKINS. Also: Saturday Segues (Spike Jones, Keith Richards), Dylan - Sooner & Later (candle), the Wretched Pun of Destiny (wig), Greeley Crime Beat, Inside Broadway.

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