EndEARing & Underrated: The Goofy Movie

Michelle is back with a second contribution in the ‘endearing & underrated’ Disney film series with a movie she convinced me to watch last fall — The Goofy Movie! Chances are you or someone close to you has never seen A Goofy Movie. Personally, I think that’s a damn shame because to me because it […]

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Take 2: Newsies on Broadway Review

Don’t forget to purchase your Newsies Original Cast Album on iTunes tomorrow, April 10! Two weekends ago, on a whim, my husband and I decided to try for the Newsies lotto. What does this mean? We showed up about 3 hours before show time (it was for an 8pm performance), filled out a slip of […]

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NEWSIES: Official Broadway Opening Tonight

Up until 6 months ago, I had never seen the movie Newsies (even though Michelle urged me to do so… it was in the middle of my Netflix queue). For some reason this didn’t stop me from being totally psyched about Newsies becoming a musical. I think it’s because I was just happy Disney was […]

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My Date With Alan Menken: Part 2

Estelle’s note:  Michelle joins us once again with the second installment of her Alan Menken adventures! (It’s the perfect kind of Alan Menken day too — NEWSIES opens up on Broadway tonight at the Nederlander Theater, almost six months since we saw the dress rehearsal at Paper Mill Playhouse in New Jersey. Crazy! And now […]

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Newsies Review: Hawkin’ Headlines But We’re Makin’em Today!

After saying about three sentences to Vincent Angello who plays Les in Newsies, he cleverly observed, “You’re one of those 20 year-olds that are a part of the Newsies cult, aren’t you?” Why, yes, Vincent. I definitely am. I saw this movie when I was about nine or ten and it quickly became one of […]

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On Stage: Newsies Delivers (Paper Mill Playhouse)

I’m going to lay the cards right on the table. Until this week, I had never seen Newsies. It had been recommended to me time and time again, and it was in my Netflix queue but never made its way to the top spot for one reason or another. I am, though, a huge theater […]

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