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Hook-Up Apps Provide Inspiration for Broadway Fueled Musical Short Film

By Brian Scott Lipton | Oct 1
"Grind: The Movie" an award-winning musical short film inspired by gay hook-up app culture featuring "Rent" star Anthony Rapp available for view online October 1.


Theatre Reviews

'Snow White and the Seven Bottoms'

Snow White and the Seven Bottoms

By Steve Weinstein | Oct 1
For Varla Jean Merman & her band of rascals, the fairy tale is just an excuse for a night of inspired, giddy, campy fluff that harks back to East Village Theater's glory days.

'Knock! The Daniil Kharms Project' continues through Oct. 18 at the BCA

Knock! The Daniil Kharms Project

By Kilian Melloy | Oct 1
Enter this Theater of Absurdities forewarned: Clowns and pratfalls are only the icing on a surrealistic cake that tugs at the terrors and anxieties of the subconscious mind.

Gary Lynn Floyd sings the music of Harry Warren

Gary Lynn Floyd -- When Gary Met Harry

By Les Spindle | Oct 1
Sterling's Upstairs at the Federal in North Hollywood staged the songs of legendary show-music tunesmith Harry Warren as performed by Texas-born actor-singer-songwriter Gary Lynn Floyd.


Theatre Features

"Brother/Sister Plays"

Second to None: Chicago's Theater Scene Reaches New Heights

By Matthew Wexler | Sep 29
Pack your bags and head to the Windy City for a smorgasbord of theatrical invention that unassumingly rivals its East Coast counterpart.

Kristin Chenoweth Hits Lincoln Center with NYC Debut of Lippa's 'I Am Harvey Milk'

By Brian Scott Lipton | Sep 29
Kristin Chenoweth trades Broadway for Lincoln Center this weekend, when she appears in the NYC debut of Andrew Lippa's oratorio "I Am Harvey Milk" at Avery Fisher Hall.

Chicago Water Tower at night.

Second to None: Chicago's Art and Culture Scene

By Matthew Wexler | Sep 26
Saddled with the erroneous moniker "The Second City," Chicago's art and theater scenes guarantee that a stay in Chi-Town will be a first-class experience