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“Hamilton” – ASU Gammage

Theater Review – June 26, 2024

“HAMILTON” RETURNS TO ASU GAMMAGE IN BRILLIANT SHAPE

“Hamilton”
Broadway Across America – Arizona, ASU Gammage
Tempe, AZ

By Chris Curcio
Theater Critic

The outstanding Tony Award-winning musical “Hamilton” makes its fourth local stop at ASU Gammage and the artful production does the show brilliant justice.  “Hamilton” has become a classic musical theater standard and producers carefully monitor the tour so it reflects the Broadway production by employing superb casting and keeping the sharply definitive staging in flawless form.  You are truly seeing a production locally that monitors the original production that is still playing to capacity crowds on Broadway where … Continue Reading

“Peter Pan” – ASU Gammage

Theater Review – June 12, 2024

“PETER PAN” OPENS AT ASU GAMMAGE

“Peter Pan”
Broadway Across America – Arizona, ASU Gammage
Tempe, AZ

By Chris Curcio
Theater Critic

There will be no review of “Peter Pan” because I was sick and could not attend the production.  I have heard amazing things about the production from friends who attended and based on their comments I regret that I was unable to see it.  In over 60 years of reviewing the theater in various cities, “Peter Pan” is the first show I was set to review that I have missed.

The next review in this space will be of the … Continue Reading