“My Very Own British Invasion” World Premiere Photo Reportage

On Sunday night, I caught the world premiere opening night of "My Very Own British Invasion" at Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, NJ. The Tony Award-winning regional theater rolled-out the red carpet for the evening's star, Peter Noone, the singer/songwriter of Herman's Hermits whose memories of the famous 1960s British Invasion inspired the musical fable. …

Vital Voices Revitalize 60s British Rock: “My Very Own British Invasion” World Premiere at Paper Mill Playhouse

(Jonny Amies [Peter] and the company of My Very Own British Invasion; photo by Evan Zimmerman for MurphyMade.) Millburn, NJ -- If you go see "My Very Own British Invasion" without even knowing what it's about, here's the thing: the core message literally broadcasts itself on the theater’s sound system as you take your seats …

Grand Coeur: the Royal Winnipeg Ballet’s “Romeo & Juliet” with Guest Star Catherine Wreford

Shakespeare's tragic tale of star-crossed lovers celebrates so many universal themes of love that it continues to resonate centuries later. And just in time for Valentine's Day, the Royal Winnipeg Ballet presents its own beautiful, inspiring message of love through a staging of Prokofiev's “Romeo & Juliet” in Rudi van Dantzig's choreography. The Canadian ballet …