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We Love Arts: Rock of Ages

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If you’re looking for a typical night out to the theater then Chris D’Arienzo’s Rock of Ages is not for you. The musical isn’t your standard Broadway affair. The characters aren’t complex. There’s little emotional depth. If there were original songs then I missed that memo.

What’s great about Rock of Ages is that it isn’t a Sondheim musical. It’s what it claims itself to be: an evening of poop jokes and White Snake songs. Continue reading