Maybe it’s a form of recession escapism or just a lack of song and dance in our lives, but there seem to be an awful lot of musicals springing up these days.

Just weeks after Theater for Charity tried to save Britney, Jonathan Mann (a Berkeley alum) of the East Bay Express has offered his two cents on how to save ill-fated newspaper industry: more racks. And no, we don’t mean to put the newspapers on. read more »