Arguendo 2.5 stars
Even if it substitutes legal doctrine for storytelling, “Arguendo,” a freewheeling experimental theater piece based on a 1990s Supreme Court case that tackled whether nude dancing is protected under the First Amendment, makes for one hell of a law school class.
Elevator Repair Service, the avant-garde theater company best known for reciting the texts of famous novels,... » more
Sargent Justin Matthew Sargent has graduated to the role of Peter Parker in Broadway’s “Spider-Man.” Reeve Carney, who had been with the show since 2010, played his final performance as Peter Parker on Sunday. The casting of Sargent, who was an alternate in the role, was announced by the producers at curtain call on Sunday. In a statement, they described Sargent as “one of Broadway’s great rockers.”
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Romeo and Juliet 2 stars
The real battle at the new Broadway revival of “Romeo and Juliet” has nothing to do with Capulets and the Montagues. It’s actually between Orlando Bloom and Condola Rashad, the show’s young, photogenic leads, who are offering flavorless performances full of fakery, and the adult actors in supporting roles who wipe the floor with them.
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File this under: because why not.
Sydney Leathers, the 23-year-old Indiana woman whose sexting relationship with mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner brought down his campaign, crashed Weiner's primary day bash, showing up hoping to confront the disgraced former congressman.
"I think he'll do horribly," Leathers said, according to The Huffington Post. "I don't think he... » more
Karen Elizaga is the founder of Forward Options, an executive coaching company that helps people put their vocational visions into action.
Her clients include Fortune 500 firms such as the Internet company IAC, Liberty Media, Cancer Treatment Centers of America, and some of the nation’s leading law firms and investment banks.
Before founding her company, Elizaga, 42, started her career... » more