Double Header Saturday - Saint Albert and Calvin Berger!
On a day like today, it was quite delightful to spent the afternoon and the evening in air conditioned theatres, particularly since my van's AC has crapped out (great timing...). Anyhow, it's even better when the theatrical fare is entertaining and well done! I took in Teatro la Quindicina's newest offering, Saint Albert , in the afternoon. A last minute cancellation of my original date combined with great timing on behalf of my husband meant for a surprise afternoon date. He'd never seen a Teatro show before so it was nice to finally introduce him. He had fun and I think he'd go again. The show is a bit hard to describe without spoilers, but provided quite a few laughs especially from Jeff Haslam as the mysterious Magnus. There's also a terrific song, Onion Bun, evidence of the Europop success of Desi played by the bright and perky Rachel Bowron. I am hoping that we might be able to download it eventually. It was super-catchy in the spirit of ABBA an