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The Big Apple Circus – First for my little girl

Jul 31, 2014 1 Comment by

With memories of the 3 rings, and the elephants walking thru the Midtown Tunnel, and the Greatest Show on Earth in MY head, we took my little girl to HER first Big Apple Circus just before her 5th birthday.  First tip – if you can buy it – make sure it DOESN’T make a noise […]

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Steve Martin a Wild and Crazy Guy

Nov 29, 2013 No Comments by

Steve Martin a Wild and Crazy Guy The wild and crazy guy was still getting small back 1977. He had done his 2nd guest host appearance for Saturday Night Live 2 months before and getting national attention. Too bad he still doesn’t do a stand up act any longer, it was an evening good laughs.

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It’s Lewis Black – It’s Halloween & It’s Our Anniversary

Oct 30, 2013 1 Comment

by Ellis T. “Butch” Badon Wow! Loved every minute of the show.  We attended the show because first and foremost, we love Lewis.  My wife (Tedi) and I were married Oct. 31, 1986.  I know it was coincidence that Lewis ha d an Oct. 31, 2009 date in Biloxi (which is an hour’s drive from […]

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Jersey Boys – Head Cold and All

Oct 09, 2013 No Comments

I got two tickets from my daughter for Christmas to see “The Jersey Boys” at the Colonial Theater in Boston..I was so excited !! I heard it was a great show..I called my friend Nancy and invited her. She had already seen it but loved it and was willing to go again. The night of […]

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City of Palladio – Venezia

Aug 20, 2013 No Comments

If you’re on vacation and staying in Venezia (Venice), Italy, take a day trip to Vicenza, the “City of Palladio”.  Andrea Palladio a 16th century Italian Renaissance architect is considered the most influential individual in the history of Western architecture. Vicenza became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1994. Look for a day tour so […]

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Monty Python’s Spamalot

Jul 31, 2013 No Comments

A musical comedy “lovingly ripped off” from the 1975 film Monty Python and the Holy Grail. It differs from the film in many ways including parodies of Broadway Theatre. The show was written by Eric Idle, former member of Monty Python it won the tony Award for best musical of the 2004-2005 season. The show […]

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In God, We Rust – Lewis Black

Jul 12, 2013 No Comments

You always get a great show with Lewis on stage. His insights to the world and how we think about it are constantly hilarious. Don’t miss him if he comes to your town. ————————————————– Here’s a little about from Lewis Black’s website, should fill you in, maybe even get you to Youtube him….. Lewis’ live […]

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Lincoln Center – Jazz meets Clave

Jun 30, 2013 No Comments

What can be said about an evening with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra and Wynton Marsalis, Jazz Meets Clave another great evening of music. At the pre-concert discussion, JLCO’s drummer Ali Jackson try to explain Clave and how the Afro Cuban Rhythm develop from the beginnings to modern jazz. It sounded more like he […]

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Amazing

Feb 24, 2012 No Comments

by Callie R. It wasn’t a ballet, somebody was standing on chairs, and there were 2 boys who were not dancing and were just in their underwear. The girl took all the chairs and it went literally up to the ceiling, Literrrrallly, and it went in all different shapes, not just one chair on top […]

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Anthony Bourdain – No Reservations

Oct 24, 2011 No Comments

He’s brilliant, and snarky (his word), but Anthony Bourdain has made himself quite a living eating & traveling, so you really have to give him some credit.  His show has added a new twist, now he’s ROASTING, but this time it’s other TV Foodies! Even though I’m not addicted to TV Food Network stuff, “Cake […]

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