We are soooooo thankful we expanded our horizons and ventured out of our comfort zone of seeing just musicals during our current NYC trip!
Plays can be just as entertaining!!!!
We are STILL absorbing everything from Other Desert Cities on Friday night.
The show was so pleasurable and rewarding to watch! It was emotionally draining and invigorating at the same time!
Like Death Of A Salesman it examines the complexities of families and the dynamics between relatives. But, being a new play, it obviously feels much more current and relevant. It felt like a beautiful episode of Brothers & Sisters, which makes sense because during intermission we read in the Playbill that Jon Robin Baitz, who wrote the show, also created Brothers & Sisters.
The play is poignant but funny! It's understanding on "understanding" is inspired!
We've been thinking a lot lately about several of the themes brought up in the show! We truly were meant to see it!
It is engaging throughout and beautifully acted by Stockard Channing, Stacy Keach, Judith Light, Elizabeth Marvel and Matthew Risch, who was a revelation and a surprise. He was soooooo good! We had only seen him in Pal Joey before and we did not like him in that nor did we like that production, which - like Other Desert Cities, was directed by Joe Mantello.
Congrats to Mantello on the superb job with Cities, though!
Not only were we completely shocked to find out that the former One Direction member and the Little Mix lady had called it quits, but we also couldn't believe this supposedly happened two whole weeks ago!
Sources say the newly-solo artist called Perrie to cancel their engagement. So sad! And definitely not the most mature way to end a serious relationship!
So, we couldn't help but wonder how the blonde beauty is doing during this rough time.
Now, the 22-year-old has broken her silence after news of the split surfaced. During an interview with the rest of her girl group, Perrie was asked how she was coping with the breakup with her former fiancé. She calmly responded: