Theater 2013

Mary Poppins To Close On Broadway

By Mahalia Dark | January 18, 2013

Bringing the magical effects of the Disney movie classic would take a leap of imagination I don’t have and the Producers simply sidestepped on a consistent basis

Speaking Of Destiny: Michelle Williams Joins Fela Touring Company

By Iman Lababedi | January 17, 2013

A sort of quixotic quest to bring the African American working class into the (musical) theater. I mean, August Wilson this ain’t. Personally, I think Tomas Docker’s “The Power Of The Trilogy” is a better attempt but then again, Tomas doesn’t have the name recognition, just the songs.

Spice Girls Viva Forever Musical To Close On The West End?

By Iman Lababedi | January 11, 2013

Despite the brains behind “Mama Mia” being involved., “Viva Forever” doesn’t seem to have worked (I would really love to see it) and is playing to empty houses while the Daily Star claim it is gonna go belly up any time now