The official motto of the Coconut Grove Playhouse is "Broadway by the Bay," but its unofficial one should be "if it ain't broke, don't fix it." The Playhouse has featured a string of successful if skimpy "biomusicals" about great American songwriters and singing stars -- Al Jolson, Al Dubin, Alberta Hunter, and George Gershwin in recent seasons. The Playhouse strategy is always the same, matching timeless tunes with small casts of top-rate talent. The... More >>>
Philadelphia and Crosby: The heart and soul is strictly musical.