Review | Tick, Tick…BOOM, Netflix ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆

Review | Tick, Tick…BOOM, Netflix ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆

There’s a moment in Tick, Tick…BOOM, Jonathan Larson’s semi-autobiographical musical, where Jonathan says to one of his party guests, “I’m the future of musical theatre, Scott.”  When he makes this fairly arrogant remark, he had little evidence to believe that there was any truth to it at the time. The waiter/aspiring musical theatre composer had spent [...]

Review | Disc Jockey, Bread and Roses Theatre ⋆⋆⋆

Review | Disc Jockey, Bread and Roses Theatre ⋆⋆⋆

Tiwai Muza and Joseph Ward’s Disc Jockey is an honest depiction of how recreational drug use can easily slip into a dangerous and uncontrollable habit. It’s a cautionary tale which makes its audience reflect on whether an addiction-related downfall could happen to anyone we know. DJ (Tiwai Muza), who coincidentally also likes to DJ as [...]