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Hands on a Hardbody

“It’s much more than a truck,” the characters sing to the audience in the opening song of Hands on a Hardbody, the ambitiously simple new musical currently playing at the Brooks Atkinson Theater. It must be, if a 2 ½ … Continue reading


The Pirate Queen

The Pirate Queen It’s not for a lack of trying. The substantial effort that goes into The Pirate Queen is apparent in every single moment of the laborious production currently playing at the Hilton Theatre. The sets are lavish, the … Continue reading


Finian’s Rainbow

It’s hard not to think too much nowadays. When someone says, “Don’t worry,” the impulse can be to laugh. With the economy sinking, unemployment rising, screaming pundits on TV and winter just around the corner, one’s mind can always be … Continue reading