rss Email Author Jim J. Tommaney

2014 Stories by Jim J. Tommaney

Archives: 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011
  • Capsule Art Reviews: August 7, 2014

    published August 7, 2014

    "Charles Marville: Photographer of Paris" Charles Marville was an early and prolific photographer of old Paris, commissioned to record the... More >>

  • Robin Hood: The Courtship of Allan A’Dale

    published August 7, 2014

    Disguises, swordplay and comedy are mixed in with singing nuns and an evil sheriff in the family musical Robin Hood: The Courtship of Allan... More >>

  • Next to Normal

    published August 7, 2014

    The latest Music Box Musicals production, Next to Normal, isn’t your usual high­kicking musical — it deals with a... More >>

  • Capsule Art Reviews: July 31, 2014

    published July 31, 2014

    "Charles Marville: Photographer of Paris" Charles Marville was an early and prolific photographer of old Paris, commissioned to record the... More >>

  • Capsule Stage Reviews: July 31, 2014

    published July 31, 2014

    Equus Equus, which won the 1975 Tony Award as Best Play, depicts a psychiatrist trying to find out why a 17-year-old boy blinded six... More >>

  • The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

    published July 31, 2014

    When Christopher, a teenage boy, is caught next to a dead dog just after midnight, he immediately, though perhaps not justifiably, falls under... More >>

  • Triassic Parq: The Musical

    published July 31, 2014

    When genetically cloned primeval creatures (a.k.a. dinosaurs) are confined to a scientific enclave, mutations naturally start to emerge (members... More >>

  • “Mexican Masters”

    published July 31, 2014

    If you’re a fan of famed Mexican artists Diego Rivera and José Orozco, you’ll enjoy seeing their paper works in... More >>

  • Capsule Art Reviews: July 24, 2014

    published July 24, 2014

    "Altered Angles: George Grochocki & Shayne Murphy" Two very different painters are having their work shown at the sleek Anya Tish Gallery... More >>

  • Little Shop of Horrors

    published July 24, 2014

    The musical version of Little Shop of Horrors is based on Roger Corman’s non-musical 1960 low-budget film of the same title... More >>

  • Les Misérables

    published July 24, 2014

    The Houston Family Arts Center brings us a home-grown Houston production of the musical Les Misérables with a cast of 40.... More >>

  • Pump Boys and Dinettes

    published July 24, 2014

    In 1981, some talented actors/performers put together a show about four gas station attendants and two waitresses. They called it Pump Boys... More >>

  • “Posters of the Gorbachev Era: The Sunset of Soviet Power”

    published July 24, 2014

    The “Posters of the Gorbachev Era: The Sunset of Soviet Power” exhibition takes a step back in time to the era when the Soviet... More >>

  • A Very Tamarie Christmas

    published July 24, 2014

    Anything can happen in the madcap, imaginative world of Tamarie Cooper, who tackles the excesses of the holiday spirit during her annual original... More >>

  • Capsule Art Reviews: July 17, 2014

    published July 17, 2014

    "The American Landscape" at Meredith Long & Company features the work of Larry Horowitz, but the paintings by William Anzalone capture the... More >>

  • Capsule Stage Reviews: July 17, 2014

    published July 17, 2014

    Brooklyn the Musical This musical has five lead characters, almost no choreography and a minimalist set. An orphaned 14-year-old girl from... More >>

  • In “Untitled,” Jerry Uelsmann Presents Composite Photos Both Haunting and Beautiful.

    published July 10, 2014

    The world of photography has many mansions. Some photographers seek to capture a fleeting moment of action frozen in time. Others await the... More >>

  • Capsule Art Reviews: July 10, 2014

    published July 10, 2014

    "The American Landscape" at Meredith Long & Company features the work of Larry Horowitz, but the paintings by William Anzalone capture the... More >>

  • Capsule Stage Reviews: July 10, 2014

    published July 10, 2014

    I Wish You Love This play is a slice-of-life segment of a single year, 1957, in the life of Nat King Cole, a trip down memory lane with a... More >>

  • The Village

    published July 10, 2014

    History can be really boring. “In 1949, Chiang Kai-shek blah-blah, thousands of Chinese, blah-blah, forced to immigrate, blah-blah, Taiwan,... More >>

  • Godspell

    published July 10, 2014

    A.D. Players provides family-oriented theater that entertains, enlightens and inspires, so it’s natural for the company to present the New... More >>

  • Houston Actor John Stevens Brings Out the Demons and Genius

    published July 3, 2014

    Barrymore on Broadway won the brilliant actor Christopher Plummer the 1997 Tony Award as Best Actor for portraying John... More >>

  • Capsule Art Reviews: July 3, 2014

    published July 3, 2014

    "Alongside" The Barbara Davis Gallery's exhibition of "Alongside," a group showing of nine artists, is international indeed, with some... More >>

  • Capsule Stage Reviews: July 3, 2014

    published July 3, 2014

    I Wish You Love This play is a slice-of-life segment of a single year, 1957, in the life of Nat King Cole, a trip down memory lane with a... More >>

  • A Small Family Business

    published July 3, 2014

    The National Theatre of London now films stage productions of selected hit plays and presents them for limited runs in movie theaters. The... More >>

Display results per page << Prev  |  1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  ...  |  7  |  Next >>
Archives: 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011
Loading...