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Orgazmo

Orgazmo is a 1997 cult film by Trey Parker about a Mormon boy who goes to the wrong house and winds up as a porn star. I’ve never seen this movie, but seeing a stage re-creation by Theater Jugend was a silly and enjoyable evening’s diversion. Matthew Crehan Higgins plays Joe Young, the Mormon in question. Jeffrey Coyle plays despicable porn producer Maxxx Orbison.

To The Top

I was not startled when a member of the Alleyway company described their current offering, Ron Radice’s To the Top, as “Waiting for Godot meets The Odd Couple.” I’d been thinking exactly the same thing—with a couple of moments from Guys and Dolls tossed in for good measure.

Simply Liza

I caught the first night of Liza Minnelli’s new tour “Simply Liza,” down at the Broward Center in Fort Lauderdale. For most performers, the evening could have been a disaster. With a twisted ankle, she spent most of the evening sitting in a tall director’s chair.



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