Our Show of the Week is… Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill!
Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill stars five-time Tony Award-Winner Audra McDonald as Billie Holiday in what Entertainment Weekly hails as “one of the most exquisite performances of the year.” Singing such songs as “God Bless the Child,” “What a Little Moonlight Can Do,” “Strange Fruit,” and “Taint Nobody’s Biz-ness,” McDonald, in a 2014 Tony-nominated performance, presents this intimate show which invites you to get up close and personal with a legendary songstress and her personal journey.
Why we love it: Audra. We don’t need any other reasons.
Be sure to stop in our store any day from May 5-11 with your Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill ticket stub to receive a free glass of milk with the purchase of 2 cookies!
Our Show of the Week is…Cinderella!
Rodgers and Hammerstein’s take on the classic fairytale arrived on Broadway in 2013 and is still enchanting hearts of audiences of all ages. The shoes, the pumpkin and the fairy godmother all come to life in this magical musical, which features songs including “In My Own Little Corner,” “Ten Minutes Ago” and “Impossible.” The show currently stars singer Carly Rae Jepsen as Ella and tv star Fran Drescher as the Wicked Stepmother and is playing 8 shows a week at the Broadway Theater.
Why we love it: While we love our reigning princess Laura Osnes, Carly Rae jumps in like a seasoned pro. Plus, we hear that she does an encore of “Call Me, Maybe” with Ann Harada and Stephanie Gibson singing backup.
Be sure to stop in our store any day from April 27-May 3 with your Cinderella ticket stub to receive a free glass of milk with the purchase of 2 cookies!
This week’s Show of the Week is… The Realistic Joneses!
Learn about friends, neighbors, love and life in this new play by Pulitzer Prize finalist Will Eno. Directed by Sam Gold and featuring an all-star cast of Toni Collette, Michael C. Hall, Tracy Letts and Marisa Tomei, The Realistic Joneses was hailed by the New York Times as “a tender, funny and terrific new play with the spring’s most enticing new cast,” now playing at the Lyceum Theater.
Why we love it: Realistic Joneses has everything! Amazing actors returning to the stage? Check. A dead squirrel? Check. A character named Pony? Check. Also, Marisa Tomei was Zachary “Schmackary’s” high school crush!
Be sure to stop in our store any day from April 21-27 with your Realistic Joneses ticket stub to receive a free glass of milk with the purchase of 2 cookies!
Our FIRST-EVER Show of the Week is… Bullets Over Broadway!
Based on Woody Allen’s acclaimed screenplay, Bullets Over Broadway is Broadway’s murder-mystery musical comedy! The new musical, directed by Susan Stroman, is sure to leave you laughing with all its colorful characters from the Roaring 20’s.
Why we love it: We’ve been waiting since the musical episode of Scrubs to hear Zach Braff sing again. If you missed it- Welcome to Sacred Heart
Be sure to stop in our store any day from April 14-20 with your Bullets Over Broadway ticket stub to receive a free glass of milk with the purchase of 2 cookies!