This Week on Broadway for March 20, 2016: She Loves Me, Disaster!, The Robber Bridegroom


Peter Filichia, James Marino, Michael Portantiere and Matt Tamanini review She Loves Me, DISASTER!, The Robber Bridegroom, Rattlestick Playwrights Theater’s production of Ironbound, Atlantic Theater Company’s production of Hold On To Me Darling, and Third Rail Projects’s production of The Grand Paradise. In Television & Film: HBO: All The Way, Pilots. Podcasts: Pop Culture Happy Hour: ‘Hamilton’

Leslie Kritzer and company in The Robber Bridegroom Photo by Joan Marcus

Leslie Kritzer and company in The Robber Bridegroom
Photo by Joan Marcus



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Peter Filichia | [email protected] | Facebook

PETER FILICHIA is a theater journalist and historian with a number of books, his most recent is, “The Great Parade”, available everywhere. His columns appear at MTIKritzerlandMasterworks BroadwayBroadway Select and many other places.

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Michael Portantiere | [email protected] | Facebook
MICHAEL PORTANTIERE is a theater reviewer and essayist, whose work appears at TalkinBroadwayThe Sondheim Review and BroadwayStars. He is also a theatrical photographer whose photos have appeared in The New York Times and other major publications. You can see his photography work at

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Matt is BroadwayWorld’s Senior TV and Film Critic and the host of the “Some Like it Pop” podcast, which is available on iTunes and Stitcher. You can connect with Matt on Twitter at @BWWMatt.

Notes and links for the podcast.



PF: She Loves Me @ Studio 54,

MP + JM: DISASTER! A 1970’s Disaster Movie Musical @ Nederlander Theatre, 208 West 41st Street, through July 03, 2016

PF + MP + JM: Roundabout Theatre Company’s production of The Robber Bridegroom @ The Laura Pels Theatre, 111 West 46th Street, through May 29, 2016

— Leslie Kritzer, IBDB

Flashback: This Week on Broadway for March 8, 2015: Tom Kirdahy, Leslie Kritzer and Catherine Cox

MP: Rattlestick Playwrights Theater’s production of Ironbound, 224 Waverly Place, through April 10, 2016

Marin Ireland, IBDB

PF: Atlantic Theater Company’s production of Hold On To Me Darling, Linda Gross Theater, 336 West 20th Street, through April 17, 2016

MP: Third Rail Projects’s production of The Grand Paradise, 383 Troutman Street, Brooklyn, through May 29, 2016



Television & Film: 

HBO: All The Way

Broadway performers in TV pilots




Pop Culture Happy Hour: ‘Hamilton’

NPR: the record
Being Aaron Burr (Leslie Odom Jr.) by DAOUD TYLER-AMEEN from December 21, 2015



Post Script:

Next Week: 

Explicit: No


The Robber Bridegroom – Montage

The Robber Bridegroom – Steal With Style

The Robber Bridgegroom – Goodbye, Salome


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