The Best of Indy Magic Monthly Volume 2

Comedy was threaded throughout Volume 2 of “The Best of Indy Magic Monthly” later that evening at Theatre on the Square, the home of Taylor Martin’s productions for the past nine years. Beginning next month the series will move to the IndyFringe Indy...

Approaching Happiness

Two years ago I took in Krish Mohan’s debut as an Indy Fringe performer. I found him funny but unfocused and more than a little squeamish about identity issues. The son of immigrants from India, brought to the US as a child, the slender Pittsburgh-based comedian...

Mother Night

People with large book collections have to endure mysterious losses over the years. The one I regret most is my autographed paperback copy of “Mother Night.” With a crinkly smile, Kurt Vonnegut signed my purchase at an Ann Arbor bookstore in 1968 or early...
Woody Sed

Woody Sed

Howdi do! If you are looking for a show with a few sing-alongs and lots of colorful characters, don’t miss Woody Sed! It’s funny, it’s poignant, and it’s guaranteed to get your toe tappin’! Woody Sed is an original play about the life and times of Woody Guthrie....
Dudesical: An Improv Musical

Dudesical: An Improv Musical

Dudesical was a pleasant surprise to me. This last-minute addition the festival sounded intriguing, but I was skeptical – how could only two dude improvise a musical? Well, I’ll tell you – they improvise it very well. I could tell you the plot of our...