REVIEW: “The Full Monty” at Capital Repertory Theatre

by Roseann Cane Psssst…sister…you wanna have a good time? Get yerself a ticket to The Full Monty, now playing at the Capital Repertory Theatre! I’d never seen this musical before, and I must admit that my expectations were not that great. I enjoyed the original English film version, which came out in 1997. Since the…

“The Full Monty” Comes to Capital Rep

ALBANY, N.Y.—JUNE 18, 2019—The full monty. It implies nudity, full frontal male nudity. And you’ll get a glimpse of that in the comic musical The Full Monty, but the show is about more than that. It’s about a group of men baring their souls, admitting fragility and finding strength through the desperate, delightful act of…

REVIEW: “Mothers and Sons” at Shakespeare & Company

by Roseann Cane “There is nothing permanent except change.”  –Heraclitus As the lights come up we see two people, a mature woman wrapped in a mink and a handsome man on the outskirts of middle age, peering into the distance. They stand parallel, about a couple of yards apart, in a well-appointed New York apartment,…

Shakespeare & Company Presents Terrence McNally’s “Mothers and Sons”

Performances Run August 16 – September 9   “Fantastic! McNally captures a moment of hope and promise… MOTHERS AND SONS feels like the sun on your face!” – NBC New York (Lenox, MA) – Shakespeare & Company presents the critically-acclaimed drama, Mothers and Sons by Tony Award-winning playwright Terrence McNally, directed by James Warwick. Featuring Elliot Norton Award winner Annette…

National tour of “Anastasia” to Tech and Launch in Schenectady

SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—JUNE 11, 2018—The tour of the critically-acclaimed Broadway production of ANASTASIA will host its technical rehearsals in Schenectady and launch at Proctors, Oct. 9–14, before journeying to over 30 cities in its first year. Tickets for ANASTASIA, $20–$85, are on sale now at the Box Office at Proctors, 432 State Street, Schenectady; by phone at 518.346.6204; and online…