Last month marked Super Sunday on Broadway with the 70th Annual Tony Awards. As Tony Award host James Corden said, "this is like the Super Bowl for people who don't know what the Super Bowl is."
We struck gold twice in a matter of weeks -- my daughters, Lea and Sara, and I -- intoxicating artistry in dance at a pair of performances spanning the old and new year.
Imagine if you were a child and your great dream was to be a professional dancer and were given the opportunity to perform side-by-side with a Broadway performer?
The world of theater lends to inspire, to take the audience from their regular day-to-day rigmarole and reflect on what we all truly want in our lives. The story of Pippin is one of satisfaction, about a young prince on his own expedition for contentment.
Every now and then when I'm searching for a theme to write about, I find inspiration in a most unusual source: serendipitous calendaring.
Different plays, different moods, different methods but common themes that make for extraordinary nights of live theatre.