Among other things, while in Seattle, we will be spending two nights with a WFT family favorite, Mimi Katano. If you've been around WFT for a while, you know Mimi, and if you're new, well, you're gonna know her. When we return, look for an interview, photos, and an up-close tour of Youth Theatre Northwest, where Mimi is the Artistic Director.
I have to go pack my umbrella and rain boots, but in the meantime, here are four random things:
** Helen Mirren Don't Play (I bet this Corgi is sorry she didn't listen to the Dame.)
** Top-grossing Broadway shows for the week ending March 10. (Source: The Broadway League)
- The Book of Mormon
- The Lion King
- Lucky Guy
- Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella
- Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark
- The Phantom of the Opera
- Jersey Boys
** Alfred Molina is your kid's toughest critic.
** Study reveals that musical theatre has the power to change thinking. Do you think how you thought before you thought about what you think of musical theatre?