“Frankie and Johnny in the CLAIR de LUNE”

Robert Massimi. "Frankie and Johnny" at the Broadhurst theater is an action filled play with many laughs and much sorrow. We meet both characters in the middle of sex. After the love making, both want different things. Johnny ,(Michael Shannon) wants love, while Frankie (Audra McDonald) wants him to

Polanski Has New Movie .

Robert Massimi. Many movies coming to Venice. The buzz is Roman Polanski 's movie about a one time spy... or was he? Read Below: Roman Polanski’s Epic Dreyfus Affair Movie “An Officer and a Spy” Set to Rock Venice Film Festival All eyes in the film world are starting to look

Hillary and Clinton To Close Early.

Robert Massimi. Scott Rudin has three shows closing early....Hillary and Clinton, King Lear and Gary. Even with big stars like Nathan Lane, John Lithgow and Glenda Jackson, these shows were just not pulling in the box office results. Rudin has done well woth To Kill A Mockingbird, in fact it

Entertaining Things To See and Watch.

Robert Massimi. On Netflix there are some great things to watch...Rolling Thunder Review, a documentary about Bob Dylan and Company travelling the US and Canada. The documentary gives insight into a normally elusive Bob Dylan. The documentary has interviews with Sharon Stone, Allen Ginsberg, the producers, Joan Baez,

Howard Jones. Concert Review.

Robert Massimi. What was a terrific evening on all accounts, "All Hail The Silence", "Men Without Hats" and "Howard Jones " were all sensational last night at The playstation Theater in New York City's Time Square. "All Hail The Silence " was first up, a techno two person band that

PUBLIC SERVANT. Theater Review.

Robert Massimi. "Public Servant " At The Clurman on Theater Row is produced by Theater Breaking Through Barriers. TBTB was formed in 1979 and is dedicated to advancing work of writers, directors, performers , designers, technicians and administrators with disabilities. In its 40th year, TBTB began as a Theater

Bob Seger. Farewell Tour.

Robert Massimi    As we start to lose our Rock and Roll heroes, last night at the PNC Arts Center, we said good bye to a true rock legend.  Robert Clark Seger, from the Detroit, Michigan area has been around Rock and Roll since the early 60's. I personally have never seen

Poe Festival

Robert Massimi.   One of the darkest, most mysterious writers ever was Edgar Allen Poe. His influence on people like Charles Baudelaire and Ezra Pound were prolific.  Poe is a one of a kind writer in poetry, short stories and essays.   As deep and dark as his life, Poe went on to be

Mornings at Seven.

Robert Massimi.   When I first saw "Mornings At Seven" at the Lyceum theater in 1980, it was one of my favorite plays. Set in the midwest somewhere never really stated, the year, 1938. The play had charm, great acting and a fantastic set.   1980 saw "Mornings at Seven" win several Tony awards

Around the World in 80 Days.

Robert Massimi. Phileas Fogg , the hero of "Around the World in 80 days, has returned to New York, and is at the New Victory Theater for the next few weeks Laura Eason, playwright has adapted Jules Verne's novel into a fun play for the younger theater