From the Apollo Theatre to the Las Vegas Hilton, to international acclaim, DreamGirls follows the development, conflicts and eventual breakup of the three-member female singing group called, “The Dreams.” The parallels to the story of “The Supremes” are obvious. The music is period, the characters are similar and the conflicts are as real and powerful as the stories you have heard. You will laugh and cry at the price of fame and its effect on all involved.
Dick Kerekes & Leisla Sansom January 16, 2019 A DUAL CRITICS REVIEW The Alhambra Theatre opened its 2019 season with “Godspell,” which will be on stage through February 10th. The theatre is located at 12000 Beach Boulevard in Jacksonville, Florida. The musical, which has been around since the seventies, ran in New York for over […]
by Jordan Higginbotham Jan. 12, 2019 Jacksonville, “Prepare Ye the Way of the Lord”! Godspell opened at the Alhambra January 11 and is entertaining audiences. The musical follows the parables Jesus Christ told, presented by many different characters in present day terms, accompanied by a wonderful score written by Stephen Schwartz. Our Biblical […]
by The Coastal January 10, 2019 Back in the 1960s and ‘70s, a new restaurant and entertainment trend emerged in the U.S. Dinner theaters, as they were called, allowed visitors to enjoy a piece of performance art as they dined. Casts for the featured plays were often made up of movie and television actors whose on-screen […]