updated Oct. 25, 2014

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 Sat, Nov. 1, 9am-noon(MT) / 11-2pm(ET) live on uncradio.com, #482: "Xy of Relief"- Featuring: Rabbi Sol Solomon chats with musician Ian Finkel. Plus: Inside Broadway, Saturday Segues (November, Wild Man Fischer), Dylan - Sooner & Later (elections), the Wretched Pun of Destiny (Doves) & more!


 

Listen to Dave’s Gone By episode #481 (“Waiter, Waiter Everywhere”), aired 10/18/14:  Part two of Dave’s chat with DICK CAVETT, plus Rabbi Sol Solomon interviews actor BRAD ZIMMERMAN and offers his Rabbinical Reflection on ebola. Also: Saturday Segues (waiters, Chuck Berry), Dylan - Sooner & Later (lyrics), the Wretched Pun of Destiny (Reese) & more!

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 PERIODICA ARTICLES

Breakfast with Playwright Mark St. Germain (auth: Charles Giuliano) 8/14
Edinburgh Fringe Festival Marred by Anti-Israel Protests (auth: Willard Manus) 8/14
The Future of Theater (auth: Jack Lyons, 8/14)
Jenny Gersten's Highlights Before her Low Point at the High Line (auth: Charles Giuliano) 9/14
Remembering Theater's Grande Dame, Marian Seldes (auth: Ellis Nassour) 10/14
Sir Laurence Olivier Intimately Revealed in New, Telling Biography (auth: Ellis Nassour) 7/14

CRITICOPIA REVIEWS

BROADWAY

Aladdin (New Amsterdam Theater, rev: Elizabeth Ahlfors) open run
Aladdin (New Amsterdan Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) open run
Aladdin (New Amsterdam Theater, rev: Jeannie Lieberman) open run
Aladdin (New Amsterdam Theater, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
Aladdin (New Amsterdam Theater, rev: Elyse Trevers) open run
Beautiful: The Carole King Musical (Stephen Sondheim Theater, rev: Edward Rubin) open run
Beautiful: The Carole King Musical (Stephen Sondheim Theater, rev: Jeannie Lieberman) open run
The Book of Mormon(Eugene O'Neill Theater, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
Chicago (Ambassador Theater, rev: David Lefkowitz) open run
Cinderella (Broadway Theater, rev: Glenn Loney) open run
Cinderella (Broadway Theater, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
Cinderella (Broadway Theater, rev: David Lefkowitz) to Jan. 2015
The Country House (MTC at Samuel J. Friedman Theater, rev: Elizabeth Ahlfors) to 11/23/14
The Country House (MTC at Samuel J. Friedman Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) to 11/23/14
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (Barrymore Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) open run
A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder (Walter Kerr Theater, rev: Elizabeth Ahlfors) open run
A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder (Walter Kerr Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) open run
A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder (Walter Kerr Theater, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder (Walter Kerr Theater, rev: Elyse Trevers) open run
Hedwig and the Angry Inch (Belasco Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) open run
If/Then (Richard Rodgers Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) open run
If/Then (Richard Rodgers Theater, rev: Richmond shepard) open run
It's Only a Play (Gerald Schoenfeld Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) to 1/4/15
Kinky Boots (Al Hirschfeld Theater, rev: Elizabeth Ahlfors) open run
Kinky Boots (Al Hirschfeld Theater, rev: Scott Bennett) open run
Kinky Boots (Al Hirschfeld Theater, rev: Glenn Loney) open run
Kinky Boots (Al Hirschfeld Theater, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
The Lion King (Minskoff Theater, rev: David Lefkowitz) open run
The Lion King (Minskoff Theater, rev: Ellis Nassour) open run
The Lion King (Minskoff Theater, rev: Simon Saltzman) open run
Love Letters (Brooks Atkinson Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) to 2/1/15
Mamma Mia! (Winter Garden Theater, rev: David Lefkowitz) open run
Mamma Mia! (Winter Garden Theater, rev: Jeannie Lieberman) open run
Mamma Mia! (Winter Garden Theater, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
Matilda (Shubert Theater, rev: Elizabeth Ahlfors) open run
Matilda (Shubert Theater, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
Motown: The Musical (Lunt-Fontanne Theater, rev: Scott Bennett) to 1/18/15
On the Town (Lyric Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) open run
The Phantom of the Opera (Majestic Theater, rev: David Lefkowitz) open run
The Phantom of the Opera (Majestic Theater, rev: Jeannie Lieberman) open run
The Phantom of the Opera (Majestic Theater, rev: Ellis Nassour) open run
Pippin (Music Box Theater, rev: Elizabeth Ahlfors) open run
Pippin (Music Box Theater, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
Rock of Ages (Brooks Atkinson Theater, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
This is Our Youth (Cort Theater, rev: Elizabeth Ahlfors) to 1/4/15
This is Our Youth (Cort Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) to 1/4/15
This is Our Youth (Cort Theater, rev: Richmond Shepard) to 1/4/15
Wicked (Gershwin Theater, rev: Steve Cohen) open run
Wicked (Gershwin Theater, rev: David Lefkowitz) open run
Wicked (Gershwin Theater, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
Wicked (Gershwin Theater, rev: Anne Siegel) open run
You Can't Take it with You (Longacre Theater, rev: Elizabeth Ahlfors) to 1/4/15
You Can't Take it with You (Longacre Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) to 1/4/15

OFF-BROADWAY

Avenue Q (New World Stages, rev: David Lefkowitz) open run
Avenue Q (New World Stages, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
Blue Man Group (Astor Place Theater, rev: David Lefkowitz) open run
Clown Bar (Pipeline at The Box, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
Cronica de una muerte anunciada (Repertorio Espanol, rev: David Lipfert) open run
The Fantasticks (Snapple Center, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
Fabulous! The Queen of New Musical Comedies (Times Square Arts Center, rev: Elizabeth Ahlfors) open run
Fuerza Bruta (Daryl Roth Theater, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
Gazillion Bubble Show (New World Stages, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
Riding the Midnight Express (St. Luke's & Barrow Street Theater, rev: Richmond Shepard) to 12/28/14

REGIONAL THEATER

Amelia (Renaissance Theaterworks, Milwaukee, WI, rev: Anne Siegel) to 11/9/14
Cock (Rogue Machine Theater, Los Angeles, CA, rev: Willard Manus) to 11/3/14
The Color Purple (Milwaukee Rep, Milwaukee, WI, rev: Anne Siegel) to 11/2/14
The Doyle and Debbie Show (Milwaukee Repertory Theater, Milwaukee, WI, rev: Anne Siegel) to 11/2/14
Einstein! (Lounge 1 Theater, Los Angeles, CA, rev: Willard Manus) to 11/22/14
Forever (CTG - Kirk Douglas Theater, Los Angeles, CA, rev: Willard Manus) to 10/26/14
Nice Things (Rogue Machine, Los Angeles, CA, rev: Willard Manus) to 11/23/14
19691969 (Stella Adler Theater, Los Angeles, CA, rev: Willard Manus) to 11/2/14
South Pacific (Westchester Broadway Theater, Elmsford, NY, rev: Michall Jeffers) to 1/25/15
The Two Character Play (WingSpan at Bath House Center, Dallas, TX, rev: Rita Faye Smith) to 10/25/14