Cirque du Soleil LUZIA: Show Review by Robin Gorman Newman


Cinco de Mayo proved to be the perfect day to take in the latest Cirque du Soleil, LUZIA, celebrating the faces and sounds of Mexico in a truly delightful, two hour production (with an intermission), that is taking stage in a tent adjacent to Citi Field now through June 9th. I ...

A SIMPLE SPACE: Show Review by Lainie Gutterman


My son Ian and I were lucky enough to recently see A SIMPLE SPACE at The New Victory Theater (209 West 42nd Street). Taken from the theatre's performance description..........Who needs circus rigging, sparkly costumes or even shoes when you've got each other?  This talented, tight-knit troupe and their dynamic drummer saturate their ...

Theatre Blogger: MILES THORN: Master Illusionist – Show Review by Robin Gorman Newman


After three sold-out engagements on 42nd Street last holiday season, Spring & Summer 2016, Master Illusionist: Miles Thorn brings his magic and illusion show back to Times Square bigger and better than ever. Thorn grew up in Astoria, N.Y. and began performing at the age of 15.  He is also the Season 1 Winner ...

FAMILY SHOW REVIEW: BIG APPLE CIRCUS: by Susan Coronel


The Big Apple Circus has been long regarded as one of the classiest circuses around. Its latest production, The Grand Tour, marks the company’s 38th season, and gives audiences many reasons to continue such praise. The show is much more than sawdust and popcorn. It’s a dazzling display of live ...

THE WOODSMAN: TICKET GIVEAWAY – from MotherhoodLater.com


THE WOODSMAN Come back to the Land of Oz with us & discover how the Tin Man lost his heart. By JAMES ORTIZ. Music Composed by EDWARD W. HARDY. Lyrics by JEN LORING BUY NOW FOR GREAT SEATS! $39* Mezzanine Seats - All Performances (Reg. $45) $49* Orchestra Seats - Mon-Thur (Reg. $85) $59* Orchestra Seats ...

Mom Theatre Blogger: The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show: Review by Sai Malena Jimenez-Fogarty


In Jonathan Rockefeller’s new critically acclaimed production of The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show, young viewers get to enjoy author Eric Carle’s bright and colorful characters brought to life at the 47th Street Theatre until March 27, 2016. Once the show begins, the children are captivated by the familiar characters portrayed by ...

MAD LIBS LIVE! Family Show – Ticket Giveaway from MotherhoodLater.com


MAD LIBS LIVE! is the new musical based on the most popular word game of all time! The story begins at the finals of Teen Superstars, the live TV show that will determine the most popular singing group at Blankville Central High. Virtuosa, Gogo, Geyser, and Merrily seem to have nothing in ...

Top Fun at the Big Top: Show Review by Jo Mispel


Taking early leave of a Halloween gathering, my Luke Skywalker five year old son, baby sister and I headed excitedly to our first Big Apple Circus. With distant memories of my own childhood, I was looking forward to my son experiencing the immediacy of a classic circus show, but without ...

Mom Theatre Blogger: RHAW: Family Show Review by Robin Gorman Newman


Alvin Ailey Award recipient and choreographer Dr. Rennie Harris has returned to The New Victory Theatre with his company of young performers, Rennie Harris Awe-inspiring Works (RHAW), in LUV: AMERICAN-STYLE running through May 17th.In LUV: AMERICAN-STYLE, Dr. Harris’ laws of hip hop—individuality, creativity and innovation—rule as the energetic young RHAW ...

MOMMY & ME OUTING CINDERELLA Show Review by Robin Gorman Newman


The celebrated musical RODGERS + HAMMERSTEIN'S CINDERELLA --originally written for television in 1957 by the legendary musical theatre duo Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II -- is making its Broadway debut with this new production:  music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, and a new book by four-time Tony nominee Douglas Carter Beane (XANADU, SISTER ACT, ...