Tuesdays with Corti: Nightmares

Good day, dear reader, what a holiday weekend it’s been! Besides the President’s Day protests nationwide, it’s been personally a tough one. I’ve been down with a nasty head cold and ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: A Sondheim Valentine

It’s Valentine’s Day! I have got so much love and thanks to spread around today after Saturday night’s Press Opening for Paramount’s Sweeney Todd! The reviews started rolling in yesterday ... Read More

Sweeney Todd Reviews

CRITIC REVIEWS “If you’ve never met the Demon Barber, get to this Sweeney Todd” 3.5/4 STARS
Chris Jones, Chicago Tribune “so brilliant and unrelenting it is bound to win converts” HIGHLY RECOMMENDEDRead More

Tuesdays with Corti: Sweeney Todd Time

This morning’s downpour cannot dampen the anticipation of today’s wandelprobe; the day Paramount’s largest orchestra of the season rehearses for the first time with the cast of Sweeney Todd! I may be caffeinated, but ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Sweeney’s Final Run-Through

Alright, my dears, here we are about to have our final run-through this afternoon of Sweeney Todd in our Copley rehearsal space before moving across the street onto the Paramount ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Psychopaths’ Realm of Glory

Good morning, dear reader! There’s so much to say but so little time to say it! This is a quick check-in with you, short and sweet, as to the remarkable ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: A Look Ahead, A Look Behind

What a day! Started out with a production meeting for Paramount’s Jesus Christ Superstar, a show that is on a par, or beyond, with some of the most ambitious work ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: A Tower of Eternal Purgatory

It is Day Two of Sweeney Todd rehearsal, on our lunch break with senses reeling, I’m here checking in quickly with you on the rapturous work before us! First of ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Disney & Sondheim

With Sweeney Todd rehearsals beginning within a week and The Little Mermaid extended by popular demand for a week, there is an overlap here we call “double duty” going on behind the scenes at ... Read More