Shopping for a Quartet

We have recently come out of mourning for the retired Guarneri Quartet and are in the market for a new favorite. In support of our search, we attended a concert of the Hagen Quartet (three Hagens and a Schmidt)–not so new–they’ve been playing together for 30 years in Austria–but new to us. They were great…

Roger that–Rees still delights

Thanks to TDF, we got great seats for Terrence Rattigan’s The Winslow Boy on Broadway with a terrific cast including Roger Rees. An amazing 32 years ago, Rory and I first saw him in the RSC’s Nicholas Nickleby, (Olivier and Tony Awards) still the best theatrical experience of our lives.  (Source: roundabouttheatre.org) Back then, when…