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Stage review: ‘Lend Me a Tenor’

February 28, 2013 There is a limited appeal to great 1930s screwball comedies like “A Night at the Opera” and “His Girl Friday,” and there is a science to that kind of comedy. more »»

Now Showing

February 21, 2013 The final weeks of February will provide Maui theatergoers with the chance to see revivals of some of the most beloved shows in Broadway history. more »»

Love is on the Stage

February 14, 2013 The bad news is that if you’re reading this and you haven’t made Valentine dinner reservations, you’re probably in trouble. more »»


February 7, 2013 I’ve seen Margaret Cho on several occasions. She is, without a doubt, one of the finest working comedians in the business — bar none. more »»

Pulliam Review: ‘Man of La Mancha’ season’s finest musical, MAPA’s best in memory

February 7, 2013 “Man of La Mancha” begins in silence with a certain nonchalance. One by one, woeful “prisoners” slowly enter. As the audience begins to notice them the pre-show murmuring subside. more »»

Fringe Festival

January 31, 2013 If you read this column regularly (both of you), you are well aware that I work in and write about theater. more »»

Maui Academy of Performing Arts presents Man of La Mancha

January 24, 2013 I spent the better part of the week trying to figure out an angle on “Man of La Mancha.” It’s been done before — a lot — just eight years ago on Maui to be exact. more »»

Keigwin + Company

January 17, 2013 Don Hendley once said, “Why do we have to give people what they want? Why can’t you give them what they need?” Alright, so maybe Maui didn’t need a live-action graphic novel play, but I adore that... more »»

‘USHER, a Totally Teen comedy’

January 10, 2013 Edgar Allan Poe tales are generally thought of as dark, disturbing, depressing and downright creepy. more »»


January 3, 2013 Back in August in this column, I listed all of the shows planned for the 2012-13 season. more »»

2012 Top 10

December 27, 2012 My favorite column of the year to write is choosing the top 10 Maui stage moments. more »»

Bill Maher: New year, new laughs with one of America’s favorite funny guys

December 20, 2012 “It’s the obvious reason,” said Bill Maher when I asked if there was a special reason he returns to Maui every year. “It’s a tropical paradise, I don’t know if you’re aware of tha. more »»

Rita Rudner brings her brand of comedy to the MACC

December 13, 2012 George Burns once said “never let the truth get in the way of a good story.” To me the story of American comedy is kosher. more »»

Review: Smokey Joe’s Cafe is the cure for the holiday crunch

December 13, 2012 If you ever see me at an opening night, be careful because I may be eavesdropping. “I didn’t know there wasn’t a plot?” said one husband at “Smokey Joe’s Cafe. more »»

Smokey Joe's Cafe

December 6, 2012 I’m guessing that if you’re younger than 40, you have little or no idea who Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller are. more »»

The Wonderful ‘Oz’

November 29, 2012 After a whirlwind weekend in Oz, I’m left with one indelible image: a tiny four-year-old girl dressed from head to her ruby-slippered toes as Dorothy. more »»

Review: Nothing but praise for ‘Wicked’

November 29, 2012 I think some critics give bad reviews in order to save up the accolades for when they see true greatness. more »»

All roads lead to OZ

November 22, 2012 I have a theory about Oz. It’s an American fairy tale. It doesn’t take place in a galaxy far, far away, there are no Kings, nor did it happen hundreds of years ago. more »»


November 15, 2012 When it comes to the stories of Oz, one thing has always bothered me. more »»

‘Driving Miss Daisy’ Encore production is ‘exceptional’

November 8, 2012 Artistically speaking, Pro Arts has a good problem on its hands. They have hit an important fork in the road. more »»



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