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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, Jan. 31, 9am-noon(MT) / 11pm-2am(ET): Repeat episode

Sat, Feb. 7, 9am-noon(MT) / 11pm-2am(ET): live on "Fast Lane" Featuring: Rabbi Sol Solomon chats with theatrical producer Stewart F. Lane. Plus: Saturday Segue, Inside Broadway, Dylan - Sooner & Later, Wretched Pun & more.

Listen to Dave’s Gone By episode #494 (“Halp is on the Way”), aired 1/24/15: Dave chats with screenwriter Philip Halprin. Plus: Inside Broadway, Dylan (stay with me), Crime Time, Saturday Segue (Warren Zevon), Wretched Pun (broccoli).

Listen to Dave’s Gone By episode #493 (“KC at the Bat”), aired 1/17/15: Rabbi Sol Solomon chats with musician Harry Wayne Casey. Plus: Inside Broadway (Ervin Drake), Dylan (Tim Drummond), Crime Beat, Saturday Segues (Jan. 1964, Susanna Hoffs), Wretched Pun (producer).

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