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Gushing for Godot

May 18th, 2009 | by Sharilyn Johnson

The approximate conversation when recently telling friends I would be seeing Roundabout Theatre’s production of Waiting for Godot on Broadway:

The (required) elements of surprise

May 4th, 2009 | by Sharilyn Johnson

Comedy can pop up where you least expect it. You can be consuming some form of non-comedic entertainment, and suddenly get gobsmacked by a goldmine of funny right under your nose. Many American fans of House have experienced this when learning of Hugh Laurie's comedic roots. My biggest comedy-discovery shock came a decade ago, when I was flipping channels and came across... wait for it... figure skating

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