Ed Rampell: Instead of playing the Sunshine Patriots in the Sunshine State versus socialists saga for laughs as a farce, the Reds vs. Rednecks storyline veers towards tragedy.
Ed Rampell: This opera is mostly about sex. Although the Count and lowly servant have a war of wits, pitting the patrician against the pleblian, Mozart mostly plays this class struggle for laughs. There are also lots of war-between-the-sexes jokes and jibes.
Ed Rampell: To observe the sesquicentennial of Lincoln’s liquidation here are the Top 10 “Et tu, Brutus?” assassination/conspiracy films of all time, from A – Z. Who knows what evil conspires in the hearts of men? THE MOVIES KNOW!!
Lauren Steiner: Imagine my delight when I watched a documentary where I didn’t have to take notes; and I didn’t feel like I wanted to kill myself when it was over.