The Abduction from the Orient Express!

Oh my! Are you ready for an evening of subterfuge and silliness? For chaos and cuddling? For harems and heroes!? Then get your keisters over to the Dorothy Chandler Pavillion and enjoy three hours of excellent entertainment (intermissions – there are 2! – included)! While Mozart’s brazen opera, The Abduction from the Seraglio, was certainly not created to … More The Abduction from the Orient Express!

Here’s to the fools who dream – Silly thoughts on Damien Chazelle’s La La Land

Oh my. It was buzzing. It was absolutely alive. It was musical and flirtatious and epic, but also thoughtful and questioning and delicious. It’s as much fun as it is honest, the Golden Era dance numbers juxtaposed with a quiet, earnest, aching heart. And when the music fades, you’re left with the stunning realization that … More Here’s to the fools who dream – Silly thoughts on Damien Chazelle’s La La Land