Xanadu the Musical is Strange Magic in All The Best Ways (Review – Garden Theatre)

There is a remarkable new production of Xanadu the Musical at the Garden Theatre, and it is every bit as funny as the Broadway production, while additing its own clever spin to the production numbers. Douglas Carter Beane‚Äôs terrific script throws out almost every line of dialogue from the original movie, and cleverly both paysContinue reading “Xanadu the Musical is Strange Magic in All The Best Ways (Review – Garden Theatre)”

Holy Xanadu!!

Recently saw the Broadway tour of Xanadu in Chicago — and it brought back this bizarre sweep of nostalgia for the original movie, which I hadn’t seen since 1980…So ABC Family comes to my rescue again this weekend with the movie version of Xanadu….and what a suprise… First — let’s not get carried away —Continue reading “Holy Xanadu!!”