“I’ve always felt embraced by the Broadway community even before I felt like I earned it.” ~ Hugh Jackman A Place For All A year ago, I was sitting in the mezzanine section of the Minskoff Theatre watching my last Broadway Show as a New York resident. It was the Lion King and in so many ways it felt like ….
“Women have to harness their power – its absolutely true. It’s just learning not to take the first no. And if you can’t go straight ahead, you go around the corner.” ~ Cher Baby Don’t Go With only one week to go to see The Cher Show on Broadway, I thought it was about time to post this very mixed ….
“Let me tell you what I wish I’d known When I was young and dreamed of glory You have no control: Who lives Who dies Who tells your story?” ~ Hamilton an American Musical Hamilton Lottery Okay NOT that Lottery, I know America was gripped in the lottery frenzy last week, and while yes winning billions of dollars would be ….
“Harry, there is never a perfect answer in this messy, emotional world. Perfection is beyond the reach of humankind, beyond the reach of magic. In every shining moment of happiness is that drop of poison: the knowledge that pain will come again. Be honest to those you love, show them your pain. To suffer is as human as to breathe.” ….
“It’s time for fate to step aside Grab your axe and hold on for the ride Won’t be quiet Won’t be chill We’ll start a riot Yes we will Can’t try to fight it Can’t be still Step back cause we’re about to ignite it We’re gettin’ the band back together” ~ Gettin’ The Band Back Together Previews The beginning ….
“Fear will be our enemy And death its consequence” That’s what they once said to me And it’s starting to make sense All this pain, all this fear began because of me Is the thing they see, the thing I have to be?” ~ Monster Movies Turned Into Musicals This is the year for hotly anticipated Broadway shows, from Harry ….
“Where did the rock go? Where’s the rush of those electric guitars? Where are all those voices raised in heaven, Blazing down like shooting stars?” ~ School of Rock Tradition Every year around my sister’s anniversary and birthday, I go to a Broadway show. After she was killed I wanted a way to honor her and I knew she ….
“Welcome home my boys Welcome home my sons Welcome home my husband Welcome home my love Welcome home, welcome home” ~ Bandstand Broadway Therapy There is something utterly riveting about Broadway. It literally seems like magic in itself as cast and crew move around the stage seamlessly in front of a live audience. From shifting props and sets, to never ….
“Yes, let this be a sign! Let this road be mine! Let it lead me to my past And bring me home… At last!” ~ Journey To The Past It is no joke when I say I have been waiting years for this show. This show has been in the works for a long while, taking its sweet time to ….
“Life seems but a quick succession of busy nothings.” ~ Jane Austen Here is another episode of “What in the World Has Kate been up to?” Since coming back from California, I have been a bit AWOL I know. Life has been absolutely crazy, and part of me misses California with all my heart. It was such an amazing trip ….