National Pepperoni Pizza Day – my favorite

Today is National Pepperoni Pizza Day and growing up in Cincinnati this means a LaRosa's Pepperoni Pizza.  Luckily this is actually available in New York City once each month at Edward's restaurant at 136 W. Broadway.  They also offer Skyline Chili, Montgomery Inn Ribs and Graeter's Ice Cream.  It happens on the last Monday of … Continue reading National Pepperoni Pizza Day – my favorite

Review – Vitaly: An Evening of Wonders

Vitaly Beckman is a very talented magician.  Many of the effects he designs himself and those he created are highly deceptive and impressive, even to a fellow magician.  He focuses on paper magic and does it well.  He combines multiple effects into smooth stories that work well.  He starts and ends his act with impressive … Continue reading Review – Vitaly: An Evening of Wonders

Review – Gettin’ The Band Back Together

Gettin' The Band Back Together is a very funny show, high energy, expertly casted, energetically directed and keeps the audience laughing the entire time.  It lights up the stage of the Belasco and animates the familiar themes of middle age angst, good versus evil, redemption and being true to yourself.  So that is all I … Continue reading Review – Gettin’ The Band Back Together

Review – Tomorrow is a Long Time – a tribute to Bob Dylan’s 1963 Town Hall Concert in Town Hall in 2018

Sometimes it takes me a while to post a review after I have seen the show.  Sometimes it is because I am overwhelmed by other things to post but in this case because of the awful taste I had to wash from my mouth before sitting down to do it.  The show was on May … Continue reading Review – Tomorrow is a Long Time – a tribute to Bob Dylan’s 1963 Town Hall Concert in Town Hall in 2018

NYC Restaurant Week Review – Chazz Palminteri Italian Restaurant

Posting this on a bittersweet day for Chazz.  His show "A Bronx Tale" is closing today after a very healthy run and where he recently stepped in to play the role that he turned from staged monologue to a movie to a Broadway Musical.  Way to go Chazz.  We saw the show early in the … Continue reading NYC Restaurant Week Review – Chazz Palminteri Italian Restaurant