Monthly Archives: November 2015

Homicide for the holidays? Luna Stage serves up killer new musical

The phrase “holiday entertainment” usually conjures up thoughts of singing elves or dancing Rockettes.

Tell that to West Orange’s Luna Stage, which instead has on its docket an intimate, psychological musical about two murderers. “Thrill Me: The Leopold Loeb Story” is based on the same real-life story that inspired Alfred Hitchcock’s “Rope” and the Sandra Bullock thriller “Murder by Numbers.” Unlike most holiday shows, this one definitely does not end with a warm-and-fuzzy volley of Christmas carols.

“We didn’t have an original holiday piece this year,” says Cheryl Katz, artistic director at Luna Stage. “So I wanted to give our audience something different, something outside of the realm of what we normally produce.”

“I would say it’s ‘alternative programming,'” adds the show’s creator, Stephen Dolginoff, laughing.

First staged off-Broadway in 2005, “Thrill Me” is a two-person musical about the purported “crime of the century” in 1924, in

Read more at: http://www.nj.com/entertainment/index.ssf/2015/11/homicide_for_the_holidays_luna_stage_serves_up_chi.html

Preachers of Atlanta: Oxygen Reality Series Debut Announced – canceled TV shows

OXYGEN MEDIA TAKES A JOURNEY DOWN SOUTH WITH “PREACHERS OF ATLANTA” PREMIERING ON WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 3 AT 10 PM ET/PT

NEW YORK, NY – November 19, 2015 – Oxygen Media reimagines the network’s popular franchise and heads to The ATL with the series premiere of “Preachers of Atlanta,” on Wednesday, February 3 at 10 PM ET/PT. Through the lens of five pastors with drastically different approaches to their ministry, the show explores many of the most hot-button and polarizing issues in America today. From passionate discussions surrounding the validity of unorthodox ministry methods to first-person accounts of the rippling and emotional effects of racial tensions with law enforcement, these unconventional preachers have no boundaries when it comes to tackling real issues that affect real people in their communities. The five preachers challenging the status quo are Pastor Corey Hambrick, Pastor Le’Andria Johnson, Pastor Canton Jones, Pastor Kimberly Jones-Pothier, and Pastor Judah

Read more at: https://tvseriesfinale.com/tv-show/preachers-of-atlanta-oxygen-reality-series-debut-40200/