AND NOW FOR A LITTLE POLITICS

SAVE THE DATE AND HELP TAKE OVER THE HOUSE! (cnn.com) Please join us for a reception benefiting NYS Candidates for Congress hosted by Rory & Shelly Butler featuring special guest, Congressman Jerry Nadler Tuesday, October 16th 6:00 – 8:00pm The Home of Rory and Shelly Butler 473 West End Avenue #8A New York, NY 10024…

The Band’s Visit–the Music is Great

(mubi) As seems to be our fate, we completely missed the dates of Lincoln Center’s Rendezvous with French Cinema and everything was sold out, including the French films downtown. So we decided to go to the theater. We had been promising ourselves to see this anyway. (playbill.com) The score by David Yazbek consists of Arabic-Israeli…

MY FAIR LADY IS BACK and With a Great Henry Higgins

(lct) You will enjoy the current version of this wonderful show by Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe at Lincoln Center’s Vivian Beaumont Theater. True, the orchestra is largely under the stage a la Bayreuth and that’s too bad because the Robert Russell Bennet/Phil Lang orchestrations are so good. (timessquarechronicles) We saw the first preview…