Greeley never ceases to surprise me. It’s an unassuming city, better known for beef than almost anything else, but then there’s the music. From the city’s inception, it has embraced music. The last time I visited the Greeley History Museum, I learned that the city is home to one of the nation’s longest running orchestras. The University of Northern Colorado is also well-known for an outstanding School of Music, so
Huck Finn has made his way to the Candlelight Dinner Playhouse and has been welcomed with open arms. “Big River, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn,” originally performed on Broadway in the late 1980s, opened at Candlelight on Father’s Day. When I came to the Candlelight for “The King & I,” the actors had a lot to live up to – and they did -but I had no such expectations for
Guest post by Christian Toto www.WhatWouldTotoWatch.com Matt Weaver spent years trying to convince the world his idea for a “guys” musical featuring hair metal hits from the “˜80s would rock the Great White Way. Now, Weaver is huddling with Tom Cruise on bringing “Rock of Ages” to the big screen next year. It seems every day there’s a new star attached to the big screen “Ages,” which Weaver is
“Spamalot” opened to a full house last night at Denver’s Buell Theater. It’s the shows second run in Denver. Written by the Monty Python alum Eric Idol as a spoof of the movie “Monty Python’s and the Holy Grail,” this play is even more ridiculous than the movie. Thankfully, I’m a fan of ridiculous and it seemed most of the crowd at last night’s show were also fans of ridiculous.
The mayor of HeidiTown is headed out to see Monty Python’s “Spamalot” tonight. It’s going to be laughing, smiling, dancing and singing, and tomorrow there will be a review, so stay tuned. Cheers! And remember, always look on the bright side of life.
If you’re like me, you wanted to sing along with this movie. The good news – now we can! Universal Studios has released a Sing Along Edition of “Mamma Mia!.” Every musical number has lyrics at the bottom of the screen – karaoke style. To find a theater featuring “Mamma Mia!” Sing Along Edition go HERE. I’ll see you there.