"Urinetown: The Musical" in Chicago continues to please

I posted a couple of weeks ago with some reviews of the production of “Urinetown: The Musical” running in Chicago.  It continues to receive rave reviews from the Chicago area press, and I’ve kept that blog post up-to-date with all of the reviews I know about.  If you know of any others that are available online,…


Beauty

I know this will be extremely short lived, but I experience this phenomenon so rarely that I felt compelled to share its beauty with the world:


My Least Favorite Day of the Year

I’m an honest person.  I value truth, sincerity, and candor.  I appreciate people who are honest with me and honest with others.  And I’m pretty sure that most people in this world feel the same way.  Why is it, then, that it’s considered acceptable by the masses for all of that to be thrown out…


Chicago’s "Urinetown" is a hit!

The Chicago production of the musical “Urinetown” is a hit! Just check out some of these reviews: Chicago Sun-Times “Not only does the show look fabulous in the intimate, brick-walled, 300-seat confines of the Mercury, but it features a hugely talented cast possessed of amphetaminelike energy and a perfect understanding of how to attack this…


"Urinetown" in Chicago!

Urinetown, the Tony-Award winning musical comedy created by Chicago’s Mark Hollmann and Greg Kotis, will begin its first resident commercial Chicago run March 15 toward an opening of March 26 at The Mercury Theater. For anyone living in or near Chicago and looking to see a great show, I’d highly recommend it! Playbill.com has a write-up…


Donate To American Red Cross Hurricane Relief To Enter Raffle…

Charlie Owen from the Media Center team is raffling off a bunch of prizes (Visual Studio 2005, Windows XP, Office 2003) in exchange for donations to American Red Cross Hurricane Relief: http://blog.retrosight.com/PermaLink,guid,615c3873-ec2c-4869-9d8a-c4bec36042ba.aspx. I have a shrinkwrapped copy of Visual Basic .NET 2003 Standard that I’m adding to the prize pool. You know you want it! …


Urinetown

For anyone living or vacationing near Lake Michigan this summer and looking to see a great show, Tamara is there performing in the first regional production of Urinetown, playing for the next several weeks at Mason Street Warehouse in Saugatuck. Some mentions from newspapers in that area:Mason Street Warehouse kicks off largest production everTony winning play ‘Urinetown’…


John Keefe

I try to keep this blog about Microsoft, MSDN Magazine, and .NET (when I remember to post to it at all) , however every once in a while I have something personal to share. John Keefe, my college roommate and best friend, decided to pursue acting professionally just over a year ago.  Since then he’s…


Music Videos

Tamara spent a day in Long Island a month or so ago filming a music video for a group called Huckapoo.  They just put the video up on their web site.  She appears a handful of times… see if you can spot her. 🙂