Reviewed by George Basler
Give Santino DeAngelo credit for ambition and boldness.
At the ripe age of 23, the Broome County native has taken on the daunting task of writing the music and lyrics for a Broadway-style musical, Another Happy Ending. He brought the musical to the Goodwill Theatre’s Schorr Family Firehouse Stage in Johnson City last week for a staged reading.
In doing so, DeAngelo and his collaborators were hoping to interest Broadway producers in taking the show to next step.
But, despite a clever premise and some...
BC ARTS COUNCIL AWARDS $233,000 IN 2014 UCF GRANTS
The Broome County Arts Council (BCAC), located at 81 State Street, Stephens Square Bldg Suite 501, Binghamton announced United Cultural Fund (UCF) Grants for 2014 of more than $233,000, during a Wednesday morning news conference. Grants went to sixteen arts and cultural non-profit organizations and 4 individual artists, including a composer, a playwright, a muralist and a filmmaker. UCF grants are supported by contributions to BCAC’s annual UCF Campaign. Major investors include the Hoyt Foundation, the Broome...