DRACULA HE’S SO VEIN! is so punny

MURRAY — A night at the Desert Star means live ragtime piano, audience sing-along, a post-production music revue, and plenty of comedy tailored to the local community.  As a Desert Star veteran, I’ve remarked before that enjoying one Desert Star production mean’s enjoying them all.  However, this musical parody by Peter Van Slyke easily became my […]

Billions of laughs served at THE HUNGRY GAMES

MURRAY — Desert Star’s melodramatic musicals are kind of like a long-running sitcom; the characters are familiar and the plots generally predictable, but episode after episode they are still funny.  There is always a risk, though, that with familiarity will come complacency, and the audience may start to skip an episode here or there.  But if […]