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"Passing Strange" set to close

As you might expect, I have some mixed emotions about the closing of this ground-breaking musical six days from now on Sunday, July 20.  The news was reported last Thursday.  So that means if you ha...
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Spike Lee to film "Passing Strange"

Yep, according to Entertainment Weekly, Spike is set to film my favorite Tony Award-winning Broadway musical.  That's a coup if I ever saw one.  But, more importantly, my hat's off to Stew, Heidi a...
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"Passing Strange" wins a Tony!

Stew for takes home the Tony Award for "Best Book of a Musical".  While I'd hoped it would win "Best Musical," the fact that it was nominated in seven categories was an honor and an ach...
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NYT raves about "Passing Strange"!

As described by Bill Bragin when I ran into him at the opening night party for "Passing Strange," the review by the New York Times' Charles Isherwood is tantamount to a "love letter".&nbs...