Doug (Anthony Methvin) and Bud (Tom Zohar) With their new musical, Doug and Bud can't see the forest or the trees. They only see a long Broadway run, a sweep of all the awards, eternal fame, the usual... Somehow they've arranged a backer's audition at a rehearsal studio - i.e., Diversionary Theatre's main stage.
Miss Ruby, erstwhile burlesque diva and longtime resident of the Hummingbird Hotel, is dying. Instead of friends paying tribute to her coffin, Ruby wants her funeral now, while she can still appreciate them. In Lisa L'Amour's Detroit, a couple in rehab shows Midwestern Yuppies on hard times the key to liberation.
It's 1985, and Robert Merkin's found a way to make debt somehow sexy. Two shows at La Jolla Playhouse must close this Sunday. Taken together, they're practically a cause and effect of where we are today. Junk: The Golden Age of Debt . It's 1985, and Robert Merkin's on to something.
Norm and Corky Kukendahl host Steve Martin's Meteor Shower, a friendly dinner gone wrong. So many playwrights use the device, it's almost a genre in itself: Friendly Dinner Gone Gravely Wrong. In Steve Martin's world premiere, Meteor Shower, things fall apart, but in different versions of the same event, as if the hosts and guests slip in and out of parallel universes.
Maximizing Your Mobility: Why does my Little Leaguer's Elbow Hurt? Whether in the spring, mid-summer or towards the end of baseball season, this is a question I'm approached about quite often. Determining the source of the elbow pain and identifying the underlying cause is essential to helping the Little Leaguer stay in the game.
Burial of James O. Pattie on Presidio Hill Governor Echeandia of San Diego "looked upon the Americans as being worse than thieves and murderers." He tore up their passports and put them in a dungeon. One of Pattie's men convinced the governor they should get the furs buried at the Colorado and buy their freedom.
Junk's dapper thugs live in whole apartment buildings, fly their dates on private jets, and manipulate millions of dollars - and people. David Mamet's Glengarry Glen Ross takes place in 1983. His desperate real estate salesmen will do anything to put their name on the board with a big sale.
I'm asking veteran actors to name five dream roles and say why. The answers not only reveal aspirations, they may put an idea in the minds of artistic directors and producers - even choices that seem outside the box. "What a daunting task!
Yvonne, Tony Perry, Cynthia Thomas, Ron Christopher Jones, and Anise Ritchie in Ain't Misbehavin' Musicals hath charms to soothe the most savage of beasts. Four must close this weekend. Jesus Christ Superstar One of the tightest, most balanced shows I've seen at the Welk in some time.
The Second City cast was polite in snubbing the ditzier cues from the audience. According to Second City's Free Speech, there's a store in Brooklyn called Bang. It's an Artisanal Firearms Boutique. They make shopping for munitions a New Age experience. They do criminal background and past-lives regression checks, of course.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
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Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. David Pogue)
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
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