“BUMP” Theater Review by Andrea Santo Felcone


Playwright Chiara Atik’s new play “BUMP” is essentially three different stories, all intertwined in a series of vignettes, about pregnancy and childbirth. One story emphasizes our modern-day world—pregnant women chatting on an online message board—(each at the same stage of pregnancy) supporting each other; a second story is about the ...

“Babette’s Feast,” Off-Broadway Play Review by Andrea Santo Felcone


Isak Dinesen’s “Babette’s Feast”–the short story--is the basis for a new Off-Broadway play on stage now at the Theatre at St. Clement’s (423 West 46th Street). If the name of this production sounds familiar, it may be that you are one of the many who loved “Babette’s Feast” when it ...

“A Letter to Harvey Milk” Show Review by Andrea Santo Felcone


Based on Lesléa Newman’s award-winning short story collection of the same name, “A Letter to Harvey Milk”—the musical--is about Harvey Milk, (the first openly gay elected official in the history of California), but also about so much more.  Milk’s character informs the story, but only in flashback, as this story ...

“ONE NIGHT ONLY” Show/Date Night by Andrea Santo Felcone


It's "date night" and the stakes are high. You've gone through the trouble to arrange babysitting, made yourself up, and now you want a special night on the town with your special someone. Ah, but what to do? This past Saturday, my husband and I spent our date night thoroughly ...

Kids Show Review: The Amazing Adventures of Harvey and the Princess


By HarlemMommyrific As a single mom living in Harlem, I would’ve never expected to identify so strongly with a King and Queen from a place called PinkMountainIsland. I should explain.   I walked into New York City Children’s Theater as a first-time blogger with my preschooler on a brisk Saturday morning.  This was also our ...

SLEEPING BEAUTY: Show Review by Amy Wall Lerman


The New Victory Theater in Manhattan knows how to entertain young (and old) alike with shows from all over the world - this time with an incredible production of Sleeping Beauty - a unique theatrical experience from Milan, Italy.  In an era when films and video games are all the rage ...