Last night I watched Urinetown: The Musical ate Rutgers’ Livingston Theatre Company. And what a show! But what’s with the name? What’s with the public jokes about private things? Let’s find out.
In honor on Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Pulitzer, I thought it fitting to discuss another musical that won the award as well. Coincidentally, Rutgers’ Cabaret Theatre just closed their production of the influential musical. Why choose a play about AIDS?
This is the must-see musical on Broadway right now. Other than the fact that it has amazing music and tells a story of history with an interesting funny twist, it also won the 2016 Pulitzer Prize in Drama. I haven’t seen is yet (unfortunately) but I definitely recommend it.
Everyone should read Shakespeare. So much of English language today is taken from the way he used words. That being said, the way he uses words may not be for you. However, you might be surprised by how you might have already been exposed to Shakespeare and find you do like him.