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Month: August 2019

Backstreet Boys

Backstreet Boys @ The PNC Arena Review by Sharon Chen Photos by Michael Macsuga I fell head over heels in love with the Backstreet Boys as a young kid in the mid-90s growing up in Charlotte, NC.  I’d always dreamed and fantasized about seeing them perform live in concert, but had never gotten the chance…. Read More ›

Wickedly Funny Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder Is a Diamond in RLT’s Crown

Raleigh Little Theatre’s production of A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder opens with a warning to the audience of the grisly contents of the story. Even though the plot line does involve ambition, lust, class privilege, and murder, the show itself is absolutely delightful and as ambitious as its protagonist. From the live orchestra… Read More ›

Dorothy

Dorothy @ Walnut Creek   This past Thursday I was approved to shoot Dorothy who was performing with Breaking Benjamin at Walnut Creek. With the shoot and leave policy (if not supplied or already holding tickets), I am only reviewing Dorothy because they gave me approval.  After shooting the first three songs as is standard… Read More ›

A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder at RLT Exceeds Even the Greatest of Expectations

I had no idea that I ever would laugh so much, so hard, and so unashamedly at the antics of a serial-killer! But the delightfully madcap silliness of this script, coupled with the high-octane energy of this cast, the brisk pacing, the flawless singing, and the visual delights of the set, the costumes, and the… Read More ›

Brad Paisley

Brad Paisley @ Walnut Creek August 15th I don’t know about my luck shooting at Walnut Creek this year. Three of the four shows were delayed because of severe weather. I actual left the Hootie and the Blowfish show after standing in the rain for two hours. Riley Green was only able to preform five… Read More ›