Theatre

A Canadian town’s hospitality

Theater | Revisiting the remarkable 9/11 story of Gander, Newfoundland
by Emily Belz
Posted 6/13/18, 02:33 pm

A New York moment:

This Broadway show has been out for a year, but last week someone gifted me a ticket to Come from Away. It’s based on the true 9/11 story from Gander, Newfoundland. Am I the last person to hear this story? The NBC special on it is a tear-jerker, and captures the essential narrative of Come from Away. If anyone knows any particularly good articles or accounts about Gander, please email me.

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Line drill

Theater | Learning the price of a cheap Broadway ticket on a pre-dawn sidewalk in New York
by Emily Belz
Posted 5/16/18, 01:16 pm

A New York moment: 

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‘Babette’ off-Broadway

Theater | Babette’s Feast brings refreshing subject matter to New York’s theater district, but the play’s ingredients need a tweak
by Emily Belz
Posted 4/19/18, 09:22 am

Readers may know Babette’s Feast from the original short story by Isak Dinesen or the acclaimed 1987 film adaptation. Now that story is playing in an open-ended run off-Broadway, in a gorgeous old church in New York’s theater district.

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