Tag Archive for Steve Duffy

Dirty Dancing

Theatre review by Steve Duffy – We all know the story. Now is your chance to watch it come to live on the stage! It’s the summer of 1963, and 17-year-old Frances “Baby” Houseman is on vacation in New York’s Catskill Mountains with her older sister and parents. Baby discovers her own entertainment when she…

5 Questions: BeBe Winans

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Born For This brings the legendary artist’s story to life with acclaimed new music and lyrics by BeBe Winans that will have audiences on their feet. A wildly funny yet deeply emotional journey toward self-discovery, Born For This is the family-friendly and universal story for anyone…

Mame

Theatre review by Steve Duffy- Based on Patrick Dennis’ novel “Auntie Mame,” MAME tells the story Mame Dennis, a true American original—a sensational, inspirational freethinker who refuses to live by the rigid rules of 1920s society. She’s irreverent, irrepressible, and irresistible. And when she takes on the rearing of her 10-year-old orphaned nephew Patrick, she…

5 Questions: Judy Collins

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – To purchase tickets to see Judy Collins perform at the Lynn Auditorium on June 21st, visit www.lynnauditorium.com Judy Collins has inspired audiences with sublime vocals, boldly vulnerable songwriting, personal life triumphs, and a firm commitment to social activism. In the 1960s, she evoked both the idealism…

5 Questions: Kaleigh Courts

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Kaleigh is excited to be making her national touring debut with Dirty Dancing! She will be playing Frances “Baby” Houseman. As a life-long dancer and music lover, she is excited for her two worlds to collide with Dirty Dancing. SD: What do you enjoy most about…

Solo: A Star Wars Story

Film review by Steve Duffy – Board the Millennium Falcon and journey to a galaxy far, far away in Solo: A Star Wars Story, an all-new adventure with the most beloved scoundrel in the galaxy. Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and dangerous criminal underworld, Han Solo meets his mighty future…

5 Questions: Thommy Ten of the Clairvoyants

To purchase tickets to see the Clairvoyants perform at the Lynn Auditorium, on June 10, 2018, visit www.lynnauditorium.com 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Thommy Ten is one-half of “The Clairvoyants.” In 2016, he and Amélie decided to take part in “America’s Got Talent.” After months of performing America voted them second…

Deadpool 2

Film review by Steve Duffy – Deadpool 2 Wisecracking mercenary Deadpool joins forces with three mutants — Bedlam, Shatterstar and Domino — to protect a boy from the all-powerful Cable. Will they succeed? Reynolds is the only reason to see this sequel. He is still on fire as Deadpool. His dialogue, sarcasm, and wit is…

5 Questions: Jesse Colin Young

5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy – Jesse Colin Young has influenced and shaped the character of American music for over 50 years. Discovered in 1961, Jesse Colin Young had a serious solo career, showcasing his vocals and guitar work, with 2 records, Soul of a City Boy (Capitol) and Youngblood (Mercury), before…

Life of the Party

Film review by Steve Duffy – Life of the Party When her husband suddenly dumps her, longtime dedicated housewife Deanna (McCarthy) turns regret into re-set by going back to college…landing in the same class and school as her daughter, who’s not entirely sold on the idea. Plunging headlong into the campus experience, the increasingly outspoken…