updated Nov. 23, 2014

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 Sat, Nov. 22, 9am-noon(MT) / 11-2pm(ET) live on uncradio.com, #485: "All that Chazz"- Featuring: Rabbi Sol Solomon chats with actor CHAZZ PALMINTERI (A Bronx Tale). Plus: Inside Broadway, Saturday Segues (Randy Newman, Thanksgiving Feast), Dylan - Sooner & Later (Rolling Thunder), the Wretched Pun of Destiny (Old Tea) & more!


Listen to Dave’s Gone By episode #484 (“Cainer Able”), aired 11/15/14: Rabbi Sol Solomon chats with singer-songwriter DANIEL CAINER. Also: Saturday Segues (Bjork, freezing), Dylan - Sooner & Later (Carnegie Hall), Inside Broadway, the Wretched Pun of Destiny (Coppola) & Rabbi Sol’s Rabbinical Reflection on Christmas in November.

 

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 PERIODICA ARTICLES

Breakfast with Playwright Mark St. Germain (auth: Charles Giuliano) 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
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: Elizabeth Ahlfors) open run
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (Barrymore Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) open run
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (Barrymore Theater, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
Disgraced (Lyceum Theater, rev: Elizabeth Ahlfors) 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 Last Ship (Neil Simon Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) open run
The Last Ship (Neil Simon 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
The Real Thing (American Airlines Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) to 1/4/15
The River (Circle in the Square, rev: Richmond Shepard) to 2/8/15
Rock of Ages (Brooks Atkinson Theater, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
Side Show (St. James Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) open run
Side Show (St. James 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 2/22/15
You Can't Take it with You (Longacre Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) to 2/22/15
You Can't Take it with You (Longacre Theater, rev: Richmond Shepard) to 2/22/15

OFF-BROADWAY

Avenue Q (New World Stages, rev: David Lefkowitz) open run
Avenue Q (New World Stages, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
Billy & Ray (Vineyard Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) to 11/23/14
The Belle of Amherst (Westside Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) to 11/23/14
Blue Man Group (Astor Place Theater, rev: David Lefkowitz) open run
Cronica de una muerte anunciada (Repertorio Espanol, rev: David Lipfert) open run
Fabulous! The Queen of New Musical Comedies (Times Square Arts Center, rev: Richmond Shepard) to Jan. 2015 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
Fabulous! The Queen of New Musical Comedies (Times Square Arts Center, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
Fuerza Bruta (Daryl Roth Theater, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
Gazillion Bubble Show (New World Stages, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
Here Lies Love (Public Theater, rev: Richmond Shepard) to 1/3/15
Riding the Midnight Express (St. Luke's & Barrow Street Theater, rev: Richmond Shepard) to 12/28/14

REGIONAL THEATER

Einstein! (Lounge 1 Theater, Los Angeles, CA, rev: Willard Manus) to 11/22/14
Hairspray (Florida Studio Theater, Sarasota, FL, rev: Marie J. Kilker) to 1/4/15
Harvey (Milwaukee Repertory Theater, Milwaukee, WI, rev: Anne Siegel) to 12/21/14
Heresy (Next Act Theater, Milwaukee, WI, rev: Anne Siegel) to 12/14/14
The Lion King (national tour at Milwaukee Theater, Milwaukee, WI, rev: Anne Siegel) to 12/7/14
Nice Things (Rogue Machine, Los Angeles, CA, rev: Willard Manus) to 11/23/14
`Night Mother (Whitmore Electric at the Lost Studio: Los Angeles, CA, rev: Willard Manus) to 12/14/14
South Pacific (Westchester Broadway Theater, Elmsford, NY, rev: Michall Jeffers) to 1/25/15
South Pacific (FSU - Asolo Rep, Sarasota, FL, rev: Marie J. Kilker) to 12/28/14
The Water Engine (FSU-Asolo Conservatory, Sarasota, FL, rev: Marie J. Kilker) to 11/23/14
When the Rain Stops Falling (City Garage, Santa Monica, CA, rev: Willard Manus) to 12/14/14)