Concert Photos: Train and Goo Goo Dolls at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

Posted: June 23, 2019 at 2:32 pm   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts, Reviews

Goo Goo Dolls and Train brought their co-headlining tour to Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre on Saturday night. The bands played all their hits as the audience danced and sang along. Photos by Jeremy Housewright. Facebook Comments

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Theatre Review: Muny Takes Pride in Dazzling ‘Kinky Boots’ Production

Posted: June 21, 2019 at 2:26 pm   /   Live Theater Reviews

With all the hate that exists in the world today, there’s never been a better time for a feel-good show about being yourself and accepting others for who they are. Perfectly coinciding with Pride Month, Kinky Boots at The Muny is exactly that show. St. Louis is fortunate to have the regional premiere of the musical, […]

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Movie Review: ‘Toy Story 4’ Starring Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Annie Potts

Posted: June 21, 2019 at 8:56 am   /   Movie Reviews

The Toy Story franchise is truly something special. When Disney/Pixar released the original Toy Story in 1995, filmgoers were introduced to Woody and Buzz and stunned by the truly groundbreaking animation in which their stories were told. In a way, it marked the end of the 2D animation style we’d all grown accustomed to from […]

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Top 3 Things ‘Game of Thrones’ Fans Can Look Forward To Now That The Series Has Ended 

Posted: June 21, 2019 at 8:34 am   /   Television

Although it’s been a little over a month now since the long-awaited finale of HBO’s-acclaimed Game of Thrones series hit the airwaves, fans’ eagerness for more material certainly hasn’t died down. Indeed, speculation over possible alternate endings is still going strong on the internet (even after the show’s ending definitely isn’t going to change). And in other […]

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Gritty and Tough, Fire Shut Up In My Bones is A Charged Emotional Stunner

Posted: June 18, 2019 at 1:37 am   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts, Live Theater

Describing Terrence Blanchard’s opera, Fire Shut Up In My Bones in a few words is not easy. However, ‘poignant’ is a good place to start. Commissioned in collaboration with Jazz St. Louis as part of their ongoing New Works, Bold Voices series, Fire Shut Up In My Bones is an unsettling an emotionally powerful reminder […]

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Interview: David Payne Talks ‘Lewis & Tolkien’ at Playhouse at Westport This Weekend

Posted: June 14, 2019 at 11:07 am   /   Interviews

This weekend at the Playhouse at Westport, see Lewis & Tolkien, Of Wardrobes & Rings. Written by David Payne, the play is set in Oxford’s Eagle & Child pub where C.S. Lewis (Payne) and J.R.R. Tolkien (Gregory Welsch) meet for the last time. We had the chance to ask Payne about his show, and background […]

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Movie Review: ‘Men in Black: International’ Starring Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson, Kumail Nanjiani

Posted: June 14, 2019 at 7:41 am   /   Movie Reviews

I was never much of a fan of the Men in Black films. At least that’s what I told my friend leading into this movie before she began shaming me for at least the first one. Maybe it’s having probably only seen it once when it came out in 1997 and not really remembering much […]

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Play “Gloria” – The St. Louis Blues Are the 2019 Stanley Cup Champions

Posted: June 13, 2019 at 2:36 pm   /   Sports, St. Louis Blues

That’s not how you’re supposed to win. You don’t win with an “interim” head coach after firing your head coach 19 games into the season. Definitely not with an interim coach who, before this, was mostly known as a goon who amassed 3,149 penalty minutes in 1,054 games. You don’t win with a team that […]

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Review: ‘Guys and Dolls’ Rolls a 7 As It Opens Muny’s 101st Season

Posted: June 12, 2019 at 5:41 pm   /   Local

St. Louis could not have asked for a more beautiful evening than what we received for the opening of The Muny’s 101st season. For Guys and Dolls, the audience got their first look at the beautiful new stage that was built over the past nine months. The sound was clear, the lighting wonderful (designed by […]

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Interview: Brendan Armstrong of The Jacks NYB Talks ‘Gloria’ and Blues Hockey

Posted: June 12, 2019 at 3:38 pm   /   Interviews, Other St. Louis Sports, Sports, St. Louis Blues, St. Louis Events

Tonight is the night that countless Blues hockey fans have been waiting most of their lives to witness and experience.  It’s the night that boys and girls, who are now grown men/women, fathers/mothers, or grandfathers/grandmothers wished, hoped, and prayed would someday be real.  What has seemed like a fantasy to most is about to happen […]

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