When most people think of opulent stage productions and theatrical entertainment, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s name is invariably at the forefront. However, rarely has anyone heard of Ivor Novello. Often heralded as the twentieth century’s greatest musical composer, Novello was also a playwright, actor, and a star. It is rare to find an individual that encompasses enormous talent as an actor … Continue reading

Musical plays take their audiences on a journey of storytelling through song and dance. The unique subject matter and history involved in the 2014 original production, “Atomic” posed a challenge to everyone from the director to the set designer. The finished musical, now playing just off Broadway, earns a mixed review. Overview The play focuses around the character Leo Szilard, … Continue reading