“She Loves Me” Opens at The Theater Barn

The musical tradition continues as SHE LOVES ME with a book by Joe Masteroff, music by Jerry Bock and lyrics by Sheldon Harnick is set to open at The Theater Barn in New Lebanon, NY. Considered by many to be the most charming musical ever written, SHE LOVES ME is a warm romantic comedy with an endearing innocence and…

REVIEW: “Cabaret” at the Mac-Haydn Theatre

by Macey Levin Cabaret, first produced in 1966, is set in 1929-1930 as the Nazi Party under the leadership of Adolf Hitler is growing into a major political/social force in Berlin.  This musical by John Kander (music,) Fred Ebb (lyrics) and Joe Masteroff (book) based on the play , was the Tony Award winner for…

REVIEW: “Cabaret” at the Ghent Playhouse

A Snapshot of the Weimar Republic by Barbara Waldinger The classic Kander and Ebb musical CABARET portrays sexual depravity as a metaphor for the decadence of 1931 Germany, where the Nazis were poised on the cusp of power.  At least that was director Sam Mendes’s concept when he reimagined the show for the Roundabout Theatre…

REVIEW: “She Loves Me” at Capital Rep

by Roseann Cane When was the last time you left a theater feeling exuberant, even beguiled? For me, it was about 24 hours ago, right after Capital Repertory Theatre’s opening night of She Loves Me. I’m still smiling. She Loves Me originally opened on Broadway in 1963 with a star-studded cast that included Barbara Cook,…

Capital Rep Announces Non-Union Open Ensemble Auditions for “She Loves Me”

SHE LOVES ME NON-UNION OPEN ENSEMBLE AUDITIONS TUESDAY, OCT 3, 2017, 3PM-7PM (AT CAPITAL REPERTORY THEATRE, 111 N. PEARL ST., ALBANY, NY 12207) PRODUCER:  CAPITAL REPERTORY THEATRE, 111 N. Pearl St., Albany, NY  12207 MUSICAL:  SHE LOVES ME, Book by Joe Masteroff, Music by Jerry Bock, Lyrics by Sheldon Harnick DIRECTOR:  Maggie Mancinelli-Cahill, CHOREOGRAPHER: Freddy…