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I had the pleasure of attending a wonderful performance of the new musical Sister Act at Derby Dinner Playhouse last week and it will not disappoint!  BUY YOUR TICKETS NOW!  This show will sell out!  I have always adored Whoopi Goldberg in the movie, Sister Act, so I was curious to see how they would turn this story into a Broadway Musical!  While the musical closely follows the same storyline as the movie, there are some funny additions and a new romance with the title characters, Eddie and Deloris.  It is also set in 1977 – 1978 which added a...
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Derby Dinner Playhouse opened the macabre Broadway musical comedy, THE ADDAMS FAMILY last week and it is phenomenal.  Literally I can’t think of a better word to describe it.  The show mixes nostalgia with modern twists and had the entire audience wrapped up in a magical setting for the evening!    THE ADDAMS FAMILY features an original story, and it's every father's nightmare.  Wednesday Addams, the ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up and fallen in love with a sweet, smart young man from a respectable family - a man her parents have never met.  And if that weren't upsetting enough, Wednesday confides...
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Derby Dinner Playhouse opened the comedy, RUN FOR YOUR WIFE, last week and I had the pleasure of attending for opening night!  This has got to be one of the funniest shows I have ever seen!  You need to get out of the house during this gloomy winter and get over to Derby Dinner and laugh along! RUN FOR YOUR WIFE is an outrageous comedy about a taxi driver, played by Cary Wiger, who gets away with having two wives in different areas of town because of his irregular work schedule.  Cary plays a convincingly loveable character who thinks nothing...
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Derby Dinner Playhouse opened ONCE UPON A SNOWFLAKE this past weekend as part of their Children’s Musical Theatre Series. It was such a cute show! As with every children’s theater show, you get to start your experience off with a yummy breakfast or lunch!  For the holiday show, Santa and Mrs. Claus also come around to every table to take photos with the children!  ONCE UPON A SNOWFLAKE is a world premiere musical about a little snow girl with big dreams!  Ella, played by Leslie Spitznagel lives with her Grandpa, played by David Myers in Christmastown, and with the first snowfall...
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Derby Dinner Playhouse opened their fun Christmas show, the musical comedy THE HONKY TONK ANGELS HOLIDAY SPECTACULAR last night and it was so cute!  Check out thisgreat clip from WHAS11 GDL: http://www.whas11.com/news/local/honky-tonk-angels-holiday-spectacular/359224163?li_source=base&li_medium=headline-grid This holiday musical follows the comic escapades of three country gals as they re-unite for a holiday show like none other at “The Hillbilly Heaven Club” in Nashville.  There are surprising twists and turns in this musical comedy revue, including a gospel soul sister who also happens to be a psychic!  Some of you may have seen the Honky Tonk Angels on the Derby Dinner Stage before, so visiting with...
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