Friday, February 28, 2014
Yet, despite Matilda's seemingly unnecessary infidelity, you still find yourself sympathetic to this character, mainly due to the glowing, commanding presence of the actress in the role - Nonhlanhla Kheswa.
|Photo: Tinsel & Tine| Center: Jordan Barbour and Nonhlanhla Kheswa|
The Suit does a lot with a little - colorful chairs, make believe props, a guitarist, an accordion and a trumpet player, all who double as ladies for a little comic relief, and then there is the simple, maligning presence of a man's suit. - Tickets are on sale now at PrinceMusicTheater.org.
|Photo: Tinsel & Tine| Vanilla Bean Creme Brulee|
But let's talk Opening Reception! After the performance, we were treated to a little celebration in the lobby. I've never seen people stick around so long at one of these before, and I don't think it was about networking and hobnobbing, I think it was due to all of the wonderful food provided by Brûlée Catering (1406 S Front Street, Phila, PA 19147).
|Photo: Tinsel & Tine| Braised Short Ribs - Spinach-Horseradish Spaetzle|
Maine Lobster Spring Rolls - 5 Spice Dipping Sauce
Taylor Bay Scallops
Casino Applewood Smoked Bacon, Peppers, Herb Butter
Roasted Beet and Herb Goat Cheese Napolean
Braised Short Ribs - Spinach-Horseradish Spaetzle
Blackened Turkey Quesadilla - Applewood Smoked Cheddar, Poblano-Corn
|Photo: Tinsel & Tine| Roasted Beet and Herb Goat Cheese Napolean|
Maryland Crab Cake- Remoulade Sauce
Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail Shots- Horseradish Cocktail Sauce
Beef Pigs in a Blanket- Whole Grain Mustard Sauce (Pinwheel shaped, with a light flaky filo pastry).
Stationary Hors D'oeuvres:
An Assortment of Imported and Domestic Cheeses, Assorted Italian Meats, Crackers, Raisin Nut Bread, Sliced Baguettes, Quince Paste, Dried Fruits, Grapes & Berries Individual Crudite with Dip Filet of Beef Cocktail Sandwiches with Horseradish Cream Smoked Salmon Napoleon with Chive Crème Fraiche Ahi Tuna Poke - Sesame Dressing, Wasabi Peas, Crisp Lotus Root in an Asian Spoon Mini Fuji Apple Tarts - Blue Cheese, Walnuts, Pomegranate Gastrique Fresh Fruit Shots French Macarons Passed
|Photo: Tinsel & Tine| Tiramisu Cheesecake|
Chocolate Passionfruit Cupcakes
Lemon Grape Tortes
Tiramisu Cheesecake - (Heaven - at the bottom were those crummy, chocolate, crunchies you only get on ice cream cakes)
Chocolate Ganache Tart
Vanilla Bean Creme Brulee
The U.S. tour of The Suit is produced by David Eden Productions
Based on the novel by Can Themba, Mothobi Mutloatse and Barney Simon
Direction, adaption and musical direction by: Peter Brook, Marie-Helene Estienne and Franck Krawczyk
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