Live: Cirque Du Soleil’s “Iris” at the Kodak Theatre

By Don Heckman There’s not much doubt about what to expect from a Cirque du Soleil performance.  The formula of extraordinary physical feats, exotic sets and atmospheric music has been well established.  And most people leave a presentation by the gifted Canadian troupe with a sense of sheer wonder at the magical events they’ve just… Read More Live: Cirque Du Soleil’s “Iris” at the Kodak Theatre

Live Theatre: “An Evening Without Monty Python”

By Dave Gebroe I didn’t realize at first, as I walked into the Ricardo Montalban Theater last Wednesday night, that my stomach was clenched in nervous anticipation. What if all this amounted to was an evening of sawdust-coated taxidermy, a lifeless trotting-out of the Python troupe’s greatest hits in a nudge-nudge-wink-wink reminder to purchase the… Read More Live Theatre: “An Evening Without Monty Python”