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Drowsy Chaperone

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Apr 25, 2017 1:42 PM Performing Arts Weekly

The logo says it’s a “new musical comedy.” Actually it’s a new musical comedy from 1998 that’s set in the ’20s. Bob Martin and Don McKellar’s retro stage musical The Drowsy Chaperone is actually a parody of the musical comedies of the ’20s... more

Feb 20, 2016 12:00 PM Theater

Set in the Prohibition era, this Sunset Playhouse musical production is a delightful romantic romp. An onstage narrator takes the audience through the double-disc album of a show, which comes to life in his living room... more

Aug 7, 2011 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Set in the Prohibition era, this Sunset Playhouse musical production is a delightful romantic romp. An onstage narrator takes the audience through the double-disc album of a show, which comes to life in his living room... more

Aug 6, 2011 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Set in the Prohibition era, this Sunset Playhouse musical production is a delightful romantic romp. An onstage narrator takes the audience through the double-disc album of a show, which comes to life in his living... more

Aug 5, 2011 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

The Drowsy Chaperone sounds like a Broadway musical from the '20s. But it's not quite that simple. Instead, it's a musical from the '90s about a fictional musical from the '20s called The Drowsy Chaperone. This musical love letter to an ear... more

Jul 13, 2011 12:00 AM Theater

The Drowsy Chaperone sounds very much like the title of a vintage Broadway musical. It’s not. It’s actually the title of a musical about a fan of a fictitious vintage Broadway musical named, oddly enough The Drowsy Chaperone. The fan plays the r.. more

May 18, 2011 8:33 PM Theater

There is nothing that Broadway loves quite as much as Broadway.  Broadway's love affair with itself goes back a great many years in countless productions. Every now and then the love gets a bit nostalgic. Over ten years ago, a musical tribute t.. more

Apr 15, 2011 4:24 AM Theater

With a sound steeped in tradition, songwriting that’s earned them comparisons to Woody Guthrie and a young Bruce Springsteen, and a combination of perseverance and gutsy determination, New York’s tightknit back-porch Americana/folk rock tro... more

Oct 13, 2010 12:00 AM Music Feature

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Jun 15, 2009 12:00 AM Film Reviews

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Jun 3, 2009 12:00 AM Around MKE

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Jun 3, 2009 12:00 AM Around MKE

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