Tim Teeman, Writing for The Daily Beast: Comedy magic duo Penn & Teller are set to produce Stalker, a new, illusion-based show for the New York stage themed around stalking. Peter Brynolf and Jonas Ljung, the creators of Stalker—which they performed in their native Sweden between 2021 and 2022—stumped Penn and Teller on their TV […]
Lauren Scala shows off all the sweet surprises visitors can find at The Candy Cottage of Christmas Magic. The Candy Cottage is open now until January 3, 2024.
Lois Weiss, Writing for The New York Post: Just in time for an après-Halloween confectionary reboot, the Candy Cottage of Christmas Magic will open in Rockefeller Center not long after the kids’ trick-or-treat bags empty out. Located in the Channel Gardens, visitors will be showered with sweets inside a “cottage” created within a giant trunk […]
Charles Isherwood, Writing for The Wall Street Journal: It is neither fair, interesting nor even possible to describe in detail the various tricks Mr. Wind performs; at a show like this, surprise feeds one’s sense of wonder, and a sense of wonder is what the audience comes for. It is a credit to Mr. Wind’s […]
Meg Masseron, Writing for Playbill: Full casting has been announced for Goodspeed Musicals’ premiere of The 12, a new musical following 12 of the most well-known characters of all time: the 12 disciples. Tony winner John Doyle will direct the production, set to run September 8-October 29 at the Connecticut venue. … The 12, which […]
The cast of Rock & Roll Man, the celebration of the life of radio DJ Alan Fried, brings the house down on ‘The View.’
Whoopi Goldberg’s mind is blown by Asi Wind, now performing in Asi Wind’s Inner Circle in New York City.
Charna Flam, Writing for Variety: The killer comedy drag show, starring some of the most famous drag queens, is coming to New York this summer. “Death Drop,” is set to begin its off-broadway previews on June 30, followed by opening night on July 13 at New World Stages. The show stars “RuPaul’s Drag Race’s” Jujubee […]
Peter Marks, Writing for The Washington Post: When it sings, “Shout Sister Shout!,” dramatist Cheryl L. West’s no-frills portrait of gospel sensation Sister Rosetta Tharpe, is all thrills. The charge comes most electrifyingly from the evening’s star, Carrie Compere, who dedicates body and soul to the story of a singer anguished by conflicting loyalties to […]
Alexis Soloski, Writing for The New York Times: The magician Asi Wind makes no claims to supernatural ability or superhuman prowess. … His tasteful outfit layers black on black on black, he scorns flash and eyeliner. His sole prop, beyond a couple of paper envelopes, is a deck of cards. That deck has been created […]
Margaret Hall, Writing for Playbill: Tony nominees Brandon Victor Dixon and Taylor Louderman will star in the world premiere album of MacGyver: The Musical, set to be released January 27. The album, which will be released digitally and on CD, is available for preorder now, with two songs automatically unlocked with early purchase via iTunes. The […]