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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.

See Dave Lefkowitz's solo comedy, The Miracle of Long Johns, at:

2015 Boulder Fringe Festival (CO), Sept. 17-26, First United Methodist Church, 1421 Spruce St. Tickets:

2015 United Solo Theater Festival (NYC), playing Friday, Oct. 23, at 9pm at Theater Row's Studio Theater: 410 West 42nd St. (9th Ave). Tickets: telecharge.

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, May 30, 2015: 9am-noon(MT) / 11am-2pm(ET): live on "Thank You World" - Featuring: Rabbi Sol Solomon chats with musician Karl Wallinger (World Party) and Broadway songstress Jessica Molaskey. Plus: Greeley Crimes & Old Times, The Wretched Pun of Destiny (Havel), Dylan - Sooner & Later (groovy), Saturday Segues (Wesley Willis) & more!

SPECIAL: June 6, 9am-2pm(MT): The 11th Annual TotalTheater Tony Show!

 Listen to Dave’s Gone By episode #510 (“The First Straw”), aired 5/23/15 – Rabbi Sol Solomon chats with musician Syd Straw. Plus: Greeley Crimes & Old Times, My Sick Mind (Letterman), Dylan – Sooner & Later (Letterman), Saturday Segues (John Fogerty), Inside Broadway, Wretched Pun of Destiny (Wang Chow).

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

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