The classic tale of Cinderella is one that we cherish and the smash hit Broadway musical gives it a fresh approach. This Rodgers & Hammerstein's touring production has taken all the well-loved elements of the story but brings a few fun twists to the stage. Now playing until January 10 at the Ed … [Read more...]
When 900 Guitarists Come Together All At Once
When I had heard that Mirvish Productions made a call out for hundreds of guitarists to gather in the city to connect and play the song 'Falling Slowly' from the musical Once, I knew it was going to be epic. I had called my friends Joel and Freddie to come out as I knew they were guitarists. Mirvish … [Read more...]
“Once” Is An Emotional & Beautiful Must-See
There are times when I want to cozy up with a warm blanket by the fireplace with my hubby and stop all the rushing around. That's the experience I felt when I recently saw ONCE The Musical, now on stage with Mirvish Productions at the Ed Mirvish Theatre in Toronto until May 31, 2015. This … [Read more...]
This Is WICKED GOOD!
Families and musical lovers are in for a real treat as WICKED takes the stage for a solid run until November 2 at the Ed Mirvish Theatre in Toronto! This pop-U-lar musical is a real crowd pleaser for all ages (okay, I admit that I've been singing the songs all day). The touring musical production … [Read more...]
My Surreal ELVIS Experience!
I'm rubbing my eyes. Could it be? I could SWEAR I met Elvis the other day. What a surreal experience. Steve Michaels has the same look, side burns and piercing eyes (he also smells good too). His voice and his mannerisms are exactly what I picture in my mind as I flashback to when my mom would … [Read more...]
A Real Flashback With Flashdance!
Wow! It's hard to believe that Flashdance turns 30 this year! It seems like yesterday... I mean, I was only 3 at the time when the movie came out *wink* . The style, the hair, the music! So much fun! Remember all the wild and crazy fashions? If you want to talk about street style... that was when it … [Read more...]
Wicked Is Coming!
I know a few people who are anxious to see WICKED return to the stage here in Toronto. Well, not to worry... Broadway's biggest blockbuster hit returns to this city September 3 to November 2 at the Ed Mirvish Theatre. Tickets will start going on sale Monday, May 5th. Mark your calendars! Save the … [Read more...]
Heartbeat of Home is a Breathtaking Dream!
When I had a "taste" of this new show a few weeks ago my heart was already pumping fast! It was obvious to everyone that this was a show worth paying attention to. Heartbeat of Home is the latest production from the creators of Riverdance. Known for their crowd-pleasing performances worldwide, … [Read more...]
Sneak Peek! The electrifying HEARTBEAT OF HOME!
Having just returned from a sneak peek of the upcoming Heartbeat of Home: A Dream Voyage I can tell you it's a real treat! This heart-stopping performance will leave you with that feeling of charged up energy. Forget the caffeine! You won't need it after seeing the show, but I suggest you nab … [Read more...]
Musical Review: The Wizard of OZ
My 6 year old niece, Sarah, was following the CBC Over the Rainbow reality show last year. She would give me an update once in a while leading up to the final selection of who would play Dorothy in Andrew Lloyd Webber's newest production of The Wizard of Oz. I thought it was great for her to see how … [Read more...]