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Howard Shapiro In a Broadway Minute
with Howard Shapiro

Join Howard Shapiro every Friday at 8 a.m. and Saturday at 10 a.m. for a short review of the latest Broadway shows. Theater critic Howard Shapiro joined the Philadelphia Inquirer in 1970 and has held a number of reporting and editing positions, including cultural arts editor and travel editor and writer. He was an Inquirer theater critic for 10 years, covering Philadelphia theaters and Broadway. He teaches arts criticism and travel writing at Temple University.

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2017

February 10
SUNSET BOULEVARD
Glenn Close stars as Norma Desmond, once again.

February 3
UPCOMING MUSICALS
Eleven productions open through the spring.

January 27
UNTOLD STORIES OF BROADWAY
Volume 3 in a collection of anecdotes and reminiscences.

January 20
JITNEY
The first Broadway production of the August Wilson play.

January 13
THE PRESENT
Early Chekhov - discovered, updated and starring Cate Blanchett.

January 6
BROADWAY CLOSINGS
Goodby to a bunch of shows.

 

2016

December 30
A NEW BROADWAY THEATER
The restored Hudson is a theater again.

December 23
THE SEASON SO FAR
Four new musicals stand out.

December 16
IN TRANSIT
Life on the subways, a cappella.

December 9
DEAR EVAN HANSEN
A high-schooler, and a lie gone viral.

December 2
A BRONX TALE
Chazz Palminteri's story, now a musical.

November 25
NATASHA, PIERRE & THE GREAT COMET OF 1812
For Josh Groban's Broadway debut, a tale by Tolstoy.

November 18
LES LIAISONS DANGEREUSES
Games of seduction, revenge and deceit.

November 11
THE FRONT PAGE
Making deadlines, once more, on Broadway.

November 4
THE CHERRY ORCHARD
Anton Chekhov's masterpiece, in a new version.

October 28
FALSETTOS
An extended family and the oncoming scourge of AIDS.

October 21
HEISENBERG
Taking chances in an unusual relationship.

October 14
OH HELLO ON BROADWAY
Comedian Nick Kroll and John Mulaney as their alter egos.

October 7
HOLIDAY INN
Irving Berlin, on Broadway again.

September 30
THE ENCOUNTER
Lost in the Amazon, and in the modern world.

September 23
UPCOMING MUSICALS
The sounds of the new season.

September 16
UPCOMING PLAYS
Drama, comedy opening this Fall.

 

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