March 2018 Blog Posts (2)

"Roe" Examines Vulnerable Supreme Court Case with Revelatory Performances

“Roe,” which opened this week at the Asolo Repertory Theatre, brings the most famous case in Supreme Court history to life. “Roe” playwright Lisa Loomer has gained national recognition for transforming difficult subject matter into theatrical performances, and examining the controversial case, which rendered first-term abortions legal, is her latest endeavor.

 

Rather than focusing on the details of the case that has been at the centerpiece of the culture wars in this country…

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Added by Bonnie Greenball Silvestri on March 18, 2018 at 7:56pm — No Comments

“Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill”

When I learned that now six-time Tony award winner Audra McDonald was going to portray one of my favorite singers of all time, Billie Holiday, I became obsessed with the chance to see “Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill” on Broadway. The show was going to be in mid-winter in New York City; but I was willing to brave the cold for what I was certain would be a life changing performance.

 

What I didn’t realize was that Billie…

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Added by Bonnie Greenball Silvestri on March 10, 2018 at 9:30am — No Comments

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