RAP GUIDE TO EVOLUTION: Show Review by Hannah Singer


I had the opportunity to see one of Baba Brinkman’s “Guide To” rap shows. ‘Rap Guide to Evolution’ was my obvious choice as my tween and I have had many discussions about evolution vs. Adam & Eve. Right off the bat, you know this will be a show that thinks out ...

MAKE BELIEVE: Show Review by Robin Gorman Newman


[caption id="attachment_28954" align="alignleft" width="300"] (photo credit: Joan Marcus)[/caption] I have long been a fan of playwright Bess Wohl, soon to be making her anticipated Broadway debut with Grand Horizons.  Ever since I saw Small Mouth Sounds, she has been on my theatrical radar, and Make Believe is yet another reason I ...

Flying Lessons: Show Review by Hannah Singer


[caption id="attachment_28937" align="alignleft" width="300"] (photo credit: Hector Sanchez Jr.)[/caption] When I was initially presented with the opportunity to review this musical, I had no idea what to expect and if it would be child-friendly. My date to the play was my 11 year old tween daughter who attends middle school. She ...

Pip’s Island – A bedazzling theatre experience! Review by Jo Mispel


The two musketeers and I headed off last week to experience the much lauded interactive theater show ‘Pip’s Island’, currently showing at Times Square. Previously a sold out ‘pop up’ show in Chelsea in 2016, this is the show’s second well-deserved run, and considering the incredible artistry and unique storytelling, ...

ACCIDENTALLY BRAVE: Show Review by Robin Gorman Newman


It is nearly impossible, as both a wife and mom, to wrap my head around the shock and betrayal....along with a boatload of other sentiments (and expletives)....that a woman would experience and potentially spew out when her marriage is truly tested due to the unthinkable. Maddie Corman, who wrote and stars ...

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 ...

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, ...

Mom Theatre Blogger: SMALL MOUTH SOUNDS: Show Review by Robin Gorman Newman


[caption id="attachment_23777" align="alignleft" width="300"] (Photo by Ben Arons)[/caption] Never did silence speak such volumes on the stage. The critically-acclaimed Ars Nova production of Bess Wohl's Small Mouth Sounds is playing a limited run at The Pershing Square Signature Center, and it is an understated, smart, tender and insightful  delight. At times, the actors ...

MOM THEATRE BLOGGER: TUCK EVERLASTING: Show Review by Robin Gorman Newman


Ponder these intriguing questions..... *What is there to live for if you know you're gonna live forever? *Is living for eternity serving a life sentence? Consider these stirring sentiments..... *Don't fear death.  Be afraid of a life not lived. *Life, even if infinite, must have life in it. Tuck Everlasting: The Musical conjures up these compelling ...

MOM THEATRE BLOGGER: ONE FUNNY MOTHER: Show Review by Robin Gorman Newman


The title of Dena Blizzard's new one woman Off Broadway show should be One HYSTERICAL Mother. Blizzard, a stand up comedian and 40 something New Jersey married mom of three, lets it all hang out, and then some, as she dishes about motherhood, marriage, friendship and more.  I cannot think of ...