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 (

Next Dave's Gone By radio show: 


Sat, March 7: 9am-5:21pm(MT) / 11pm-7:21pm(ET): live on "Indie 500" - Featuring: Classic moments from the years gone by of Dave's Gone By. Plus: Live Listener Call-Ins (970-351-1256), Top 5 countdowns, Rabbi Sol Solomon, a return visit with musician Christine Lavin, and much more!

Listen to Dave’s Gone By episode #499 (“Ruben on Wry”), aired 2/28/15 - Dave chats with Tony-winning actor Ruben Santiago-Hudson. Inside Broadway, Dylan (march), Greeley Crime Beat, Wretched Pun (hurricane), Saturday Segues (Hudson, #500), Dave Says Bye to Leonard Nimoy.

  PLEASE LIKE US ON FACEBOOK! 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!


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

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