“The Joy Wheel” at the Ruskin Group Theatre

With The Joy Wheel, playwright Ian McRae has crafted a terrific, raucous comedy filled with vividly written characters that conjure up memories of the best of Neil Simon, seasoned with whiffs of the head-butting “Honeymooners,” and served up with delicious, outrageous sexual frankness by Jason Alexander’s superb direction. Frank (Dann Florek) and Stella (Gina Hecht) … Continue reading “The Joy Wheel” at the Ruskin Group Theatre

“Miss America’s Ugly Daughter: Bess Myerson & Me” at Greenway Court Theatre

Sic transit gloria mundi –”Thus passes the glory of the world” Famous people fade into oblivion. Who, these days, remembers Arthur Godfrey? Who, you say? How about George Gobel? Huh? Jeff Chandler? Only an aging population remembers, and before long, pfft! Gone into the dustbin of history. Bess Myerson had a really fine, long run … Continue reading “Miss America’s Ugly Daughter: Bess Myerson & Me” at Greenway Court Theatre