• Michal Janicki
  • The Word Progress on My Mother’s Lips Doesn’t Ring True

The holiday show onslaught continues. We’ve reviewed another eight of them for the December 8 issue—nine, if you count the Reader-recommended Talk About God: Five Cents, a collection of monologues penned by Tom Noe in which various characters discuss their “experiences or opinions relating to the Almighty.” The range of what constitutes a holiday show has widened a bit this time around to include the subversive (Hell in a Handbag’s Reader-recommended Rudolph the Red-Hosed Reindeer), the enthusiastically tasteless (blow-job-joke-heavy sketch revue Let It Ho!), and the just plain Jewish (Hannukatz: The Musical).