Mom Theatre Blogger: CATS: Broadway Musical Review by Robin Gorman Newman


[caption id="attachment_24010" align="alignleft" width="300"] Photo credit: Matthew Murphy[/caption] It's been many years since I saw CATS on Broadway, but I have very fond childhood memories of Betty Buckley, Terrance Mann and Laurie Beechman in their breakout roles. All tough acts to follow, but the new revival of CATS is simply a ...

TICKET GIVEAWAY & SPECIAL OFFER: Stuffed by Lisa Lampanelli — Off Broadway — from MotherhoodLater.com


STUFFED by Lisa Lampanelli
 directed by Jackson Gay with additional material by Ashley Austin Morris starring Ann Harada, Zainab Jah, Lisa Lampanelli, Jessica Luck   SEPT 23 - NOV 6  Special Mommy Matinees: Wednesday, October 19 & Wednesday, November 2 at 12 Noon. BUY NOW  USE CODE “STUFFEDVIP” AND SAVE 20%! REGULAR TICKETS STARTING $45 - $55 A bulimic, a compulsive eater, a confident overweight gal, ...

Special Self-Care Finds from Two Caring Entrepreneurs by Robin Gorman Newman


These two companies put their health knowledge into their products, and in the process are helping others.  I'm a fan of their offerings, and wanted to share. Synchronology is a skin care line developed to target the lower levels of the dermis, where cell regeneration takes place, for a holistic treatment ...

Sleep Apnea – Medical Insight: My Chat with Dr. David M. Rapoport by Robin Gorman Newman


In an effort to continue to educate myself about sleep apnea, to further my desire to treat my case and to share with others who may benefit, I've been speaking with medical practitioners who are not treating me at present but are experts in the arena. I had the pleasure to ...

My Latest Fab Finds by Robin Gorman Newman


BOOGIE BOARD I love this fun and totally cool product!  And, my 13 year old recently got his hands on it, and he now wants one. Forget notepads or sticky notes.  Enter Boogie Board.  You write on the pressure-sensitive LCD screen with the included stylus, or even your fingernail, without wasting ...

Greenville: A Gem of a Southern Town by Robin Gorman Newman


I'm always on the lookout for vacation spots that offer things of interest to both my son, Seth, and I (and my husband if he can break from work to join us.).  When Greenville, South Carolina came on my radar, I was curious to see what it had to offer, ...

Mom Theatre Blogger: TRIP OF LOVE: Show Review by Robin Gorman Newman


Laugh-In (the retro tv show) meets Las Vegas at TRIP OF LOVE, the fluffy, yet entertaining dance musical celebrating the biggest hits of the ‘60s, that aims to take you on a "trip," literally, at Stage 42. Created, directed and choreographed by James Walski, TRIP OF LOVE stars Joey Calveri (Broadway’s ...

Asheville: An Artsy, Scenic, Welcoming, Mountain Town by Robin Gorman Newman


My son and I had visited Asheville North Carolina a number of years ago to spend time with a friend who moved there from New York and really enjoyed the visit, so we welcomed the opportunity to recently go again. This time we opted to stay for three nights at DOUBLETREE ...

MOM THEATRE BLOGGER: Daphne’s Dive: Show Review by Robin Gorman Newman


[caption id="attachment_23319" align="alignright" width="300"] Photo by Joan Marcus[/caption] I'm a long time fan of Daphne Rubin-Vega, since her Broadway debut rockstar performance in the legendary musical Rent.  So, when I heard she was in Daphne's Dive (no relation to Vega herself), it became a must see.  Added to the impressive roster ...

The Sleep (Apnea) Saga Continues by Robin Gorman Newman


Last night I received a call from a mom I know through MotherhoodLater.com.  She had read my initial blog post on my sleep apnea, and  it resonated.  She was diagnosed with severe sleep apnea two years ago and had yet to treat it. When I asked why, she said that other ...