DelawareLive June 12

Delaware LIVE Weekly Review – June 12, 2022

Sonja Frey Delaware Live, Weekly Review

Click on the image below to view the PDF. This Week’s Top Headlines Include: Headlines Wilmington Learning Collaborative releases draft agreement McGuiness trial expected to begin Tuesday in Dover House votes against overriding Carney’s marijuana veto Big Brothers, Sisters snags $900,000 MacKenzie Scott donation Culture Delaware Juneteenth celebrations kick off Sunday ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ dancer performs male, female roles …

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‘Fiddler on the Roof’ dancer performs male, female roles

Betsy Price Culture, Headlines

Lauren Blair Smith sometimes portrays a woman in the national tour of “Fiddler on the Roof,” coming to Wilmington this week. Sometimes, she’s one of the guys. Smith, who snagged the role as a dancer and understudy to two of the featured characters right out of college, dances as a woman in the first big musical scene, “Tradition.” Then she …

Pie, anyone? Playhouse’s long intermission ends with ‘Waitress’

Betsy Price Culture, Headlines

  Bailey McCall plays Jenna in ‘Waitress,’ set for November at the Playhouse on Rodney Square. Photo by Jeremy Daniel   The Playhouse on Rodney Square will reopen in November and feature two beloved musicals, Riverdance’s 25th anniversary show and — hot stuff  — a musical featured Donna Summer’s disco tunes. The 108-year-old Playhouse, located in the Hotel Du Pont …

Pie, anyone? Playhouse’s long intermission ends with ‘Waitress’

Betsy Price Culture, Headlines

  Bailey McCall plays Jenna in ‘Waitress,’ set for November at the Playhouse on Rodney Square. Photo by Jeremy Daniel   The Playhouse on Rodney Square will reopen in November and feature two beloved musicals, Riverdance’s 25th anniversary show and — hot stuff  — a musical featured Donna Summer’s disco tunes. The 108-year-old Playhouse, located in the Hotel Du Pont …