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Reviewed by George Basler On paper, Once On This Island, an unlikely marriage of Caribbean folk lore and Broadway conventions, sounds like a dubious undertaking. But any skepticism quickly goes by the boards. The SRO Productions III musical, which opened this past weekend (Jan. 22-23) at the Goodwill Theatre's Schorr Family Firehouse Stage in Johnson City, is a thoroughly captivating show. As performed by an energetic and appealing cast, it is an exuberant, if bittersweet, fairy tale marred only by a somewhat muddled ending. Created by Stephen Flaherty (music) and...
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youngfrankensteinReviewed by Nancy Oliveri Forgive me, but I find it impossible not to look to the original Mel Brooks film in my appreciation and enjoyment of the live action musical Young Frankenstein, now being presented by SRO Production III. However, if you never saw it, some of the best movie lines, embellished with music, will delight you as well. Highlights at Friday's opening performance (Oct. 24) at the Goodwill Theatre in Johnson City, directed by Scott Fisher: "Roll in the Hay" with Dr....
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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...
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