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  Welcome to this destination for reviews, news
  and musings on Theater, Film and Culture (Music,
  Cabaret, Books and more) by veteran arts writer
  and New York Post/Hollywood Reporter
  critic Frank Scheck.

Friday, August 16, 2013

The new Broadway musical Soul Doctor tells the true-life story of Shlomo Carlebach, the "Rock Star Rabbi." To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

------Frank Scheck

Thursday, August 15, 2013

The ambitious new historical drama The Great Society depicts President Lyndon Johnson's efforts to pass groundbreaking civil rights and voting rights legislation while waging the Vietnam War. To read my New York Post review, click here.

-----Frank Scheck

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Alex Timbers and Michael Friedman, the creative team behind Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, have collaborated on a new musical adaptation of Shakespeare's Love's Labour's Lost. To read my Hollywood Reporter of this Shakespeare in the Park production, click here.

-----Frank Scheck

Friday, August 9, 2013

The charming new Broadway musical romantic comedy First Date stars Zachary Levi of TV's Chuck fame. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

The versatile singer/songwriter Beck recently performed at outstanding, career-spanning concert at Brooklyn's Prospect Park. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

-----Frank Scheck

Friday, August 9, 2013

The charming new Broadway musical romantic comedy First Date stars Zachary Levi of TV's Chuck fame. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

The versatile singer/songwriter Beck recently performed at outstanding, career-spanning concert at Brooklyn's Prospect Park. To read my Hollywood Reporter review, click here.

-----Frank Scheck