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May 13, 2019

A theatre wedding never goes as planned. Never. Something always shakes things up. Always. The question is “who,” “what,” and “how.” I’m not going to give much away in this review because Pit & Balcony’s production of It Shoulda Been You, with book and lyrics by Brian...

May 11, 2019

Written by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice for an all boys school in 1968, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat has a hodgepodge of musical styles from a cowboy ballad to French accordion music. It’s a fast paced romp that follows the Biblical story of Joseph,...

May 11, 2019

It Shoulda Been You wasn’t the showiest musical when it debuted on Broadway in 2015, so you’re forgiven if you haven’t heard of it.  Pit and Balcony is dedicated to delivering fresh and contemporary shows as well as regional debuts, and they should be commended for tha...

May 4, 2019

     “Being told we’re also-rans does not make us Joseph fans!” lament the eleven alienated sons of widower Jacob. And when the twelfth son, Joseph, is given the iconic coat of many colors, they realize that he is the special one, and something needs to be done. The 50...

May 4, 2019

Set during the Spanish Inquisition, Man of La Mancha is a musical written in 1965 which follows Miguel de Cervantes as he is thrown into a dungeon while awaiting trial. He attempts to win over his fellow prisoners by opening his trunk of props and costumes (his most pr...

May 4, 2019

First produced on Broadway in 1965, Man of La Mancha has enjoyed four revivals since. In each reimagining, this musical is still relevant because of the themes raised by the tragedy of a man whose values and perceptions are a fantasy worth preserving in a cruel world....

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