AtoZ: G

Good morning! Time to start our second week of the A to Z Challenge and the options for the letter G are endless. So many great gems to choose from. There’s Gigi the classic Lerner and Loewe musical that was made into a movie by MGM in 1958. As much as I adore Vanessa Hudgens, […]

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Review: Adam Trent

Adam Trent looks to change people’s perception of magicians with his refreshing approach to magic; entertainment first and tricks second. He doesn’t want people to remember “tricks” as much as the laughs and memories made with the performance. And on April 1st, he accomplished his goal making for a very happy crowd who rose to their feet after his final act in awe.

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A to Z Challenge: Chess The Musical

A to Z Challenge on The Joyous Living: Chess the Musical

Today is our 3rd day of the 2019 A to Z Challenge and for the letter C we present the political Chess with music by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus (ABBA) and lyrics by Sir Tim Rice. The musical involves a Cold War chess tournament match between the American and the Russian and their fight […]

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A2Z: Brigadoon

Ah yes. Today is our 2nd day of the 2019 A to Z Challenge and for the letter B we present the mythical and magical Brigadoon with music and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe. The musical involves two American tourists from NYC who stumble upon Brigadoon, a mysterious and charming Scottish village […]

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