Matt Doyle & More Tapped for Brooklynite Off-Broadway

first_img Related Shows Matt Doyle, Nick Cordero and more will star in the previously announced world premiere of Brooklynite. Directed by Michael Mayer, the new musical will play a limited engagement January 29, 2015 through March 22. Opening night is set for February 25 at the Vineyard Theatre. In Brooklynite, Trey Swieskowski is an idealistic hardware store clerk who dreams of becoming a superhero. Astrolass, Brooklyn’s most celebrated superhero, is determined to throw in the cape and live like a normal Brooklynite. When they meet they hatch a plan that will change their lives forever. But can they save Brooklyn when it suddenly teeters on the brink of disaster? View Comments Brooklynitecenter_img With book by Peter Lerman and Mayer and music and lyrics by Lerman, the production will be choreographed by Steven Hoggett and feature scenic design by Donyale Werle, costume design by Andrea Lauer, lighting design by Kevin Adams and sound design by Kai Harada. Kimberly Grigsby will serve as musical director. Joining Doyle (The Book of Mormon) and Cordero (Bullets Over Broadway) will be Andrew Call (Found), Gerard Canonico (Spring Awakening), Max Chernin (Bright Star), Nick Choksi (Indian Ink), Ann Harada (Cinderella), John-Michael Lyles (Angelina Ballerina), Grace McLean (Bedbugs), Olivia Oguma (Mamma Mia!), Tom Alan Robbins (The Lion King), Nicolette Robinson (TV’s The Affair) and Remy Zaken (Spring Awakening). Show Closed This production ended its run on March 29, 2015last_img read more

Sound Beach Man Charged With Fatal Hit-and-run

first_imgSign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York A suspected hit-and-run driver has been arrested for allegedly killing a 40-year-old woman while the victim was walking in her hometown of Miller Place last year, Suffolk County police said.Christopher Campbell, 35, of Sound Beach, was charged Tuesday with leaving the scene of an incident without reporting involving a fatality.Vehicular Crimes Unit detectives said that the suspect was driving a box truck eastbound on North Country Road when he struck Tracy Mangino while she was walking along the road shortly after 11 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014.The victim died at John T. Mather Hospital Memorial Hospital in Port Jefferson.Campbell will be arraigned Tuesday at First District Court in Central Islip.last_img read more

Craig Kimbrel likely to make Cubs debut later this week, report says

first_imgA seven-time All-Star who has played with the Red Sox, Braves and Padres, Kimbrel saved 42 games and posted a 2.74 ERA last season for Boston. He has 333 career saves with a 1.91 ERA. Dodgers to extend protective netting after latest fan injury The 31-year-old Kimbrel, who signed a three-year contract with the Cubs as a free agent June 7 after not landing a deal in the offseason, has made three appearances thus far in Triple A. He’s given up a walk and two hits, one a homer, in 2 2/3 innings, allowing one earned run.”You just wait until he says he’s ready, and don’t attach a specific time frame to it,” Cubs manager Joe Maddon told Fox Sports earlier this month. “You want to do this right, you want when he comes back he feels really good, he’s in great shape, he can go back-to-back days and he’s not going to get hurt.” Related News MLB All-Star Game 2019: Angels’ Shohei Ohtani would like to participate in HR Derby Craig Kimbrel could make his Cubs debut as early as Thursday or Friday, according to The Athletic.The report notes that Kimbrel is expected to pitch again Tuesday for the Iowa Cubs, Chicago’s Triple-A affiliate, “but if all goes well, that is likely his final AAA outing.”last_img read more

Basketball player Meho Haračić will play for Qatar

first_imgYoung, talented basketball player of ”Iskra” from Bugojno, Meho Haračić will continue his career in Qatar playing for the national team of Qatar, reports Dnevni Avaz.Haračić is 207 cm tall and he played at the junior team of ”Iskra”Haračić said that he’ll join Qatar’s cadet team, and added that the conditions for him playing in Qatar are excellent and he hopes that he’ll play well.Meho Haračić will also attend the school in Qatar.last_img

Westport Winery Cider Garners Best of Class At Riverside International Wine…

first_imgFacebook0Tweet0Pin0 Submitted by Westport WineryWestport Winery’s hard apple cider, Mercy, earned Best of Class and a gold medal at the 34th Annual Riverside International Wine Competition in Temecula, California on May 7. The tasting notes escribe the wine as “a fall orchard, ripe with fruit, falling leaves and fresh air.” A portion of the proceeds from the sale of this wine benefits Mercy Ships a medical/surgical organization in based in Houston, Texas, that provides care to those in some of the poorest and most remote countries in the world. The art for this wine’s label was drawn by winery co-owner, Kim Roberts. The winery suggests you pair Mercy with their Northwest Nachos while listening to Mercy Me by Marvin Gaye.The winery’s 2012 Sangiovese named Smoky Nor’wester also earned a gold medal. The grapes for this wine were harvested at the renowned Red Willow Vineyard in the Yakima Valley AVA. A portion of the proceeds from this wine benefits the Museum of the North Beach in Moclips, Washington. The winery’s tasting notes suggest this wine exhibits “Maserati intensity, like a good spanking.” They encourage guests to enjoy the wine with their restaurant’s Tomato Basil and Italian Sausage Soup while listening to Life’s Been Good To Me by Joe Walsh.last_img read more