“Sue Me” (from “Guys And Dolls”) – Amazon Advent Calendar Day 15

Sue Me Nathan Lane and Faith Prince Guys And Dolls (New Broadway Cast Recording) Genre: Soundtrack Damn. This is the third Monday in a row that I’ve chosen a show tune as an Advent Calendar selection. We all have a little bit of OCD in us and something now compels me to simply designate Monday…

“You Gotta Get A Gimmick” (from “Gypsy”) – Amazon Advent Calendar Day 8

You Gotta Get A Gimmick Heather Lee, Kate Buddeke, & Julie Halston Gypsy (2003 Broadway Revival Cast) Genre: Soundtrack It’s another damn Monday. Let’s do another show tune, eh? I saw the 2003 revival of “Gypsy” during its surprisingly brief run on Broadway. Shocked, I was, that I could get tickets for a classic musical…

Amazon Advent Calendar Day 02: “The Song That Goes Like This”

Text link: Monty Python’s “Spamalot” (Original Broadway Cast Recording) It’s possible that you’ve never gone to a play or a musical, so I’ll just need to explain two things. First: [painless but meaningful slap across face] Okay? You ought to go the theater and see a show every now and then. I acknowledge that it’s…

You’ve Got To Know These Things When You’re King

Wednesdays are, historically, not good days. Yes, it’s called “hump day” but in my case, the hump is actually the gestation sac of one of the creatures from “Gremlins.” It typically bursts out of its egg case in the corner of the ceiling at about 2 PM and leaps on my head, still trailing tendrils…