Archive for February, 2011

Daddycatcher’s MUSICAL MONDAY: A Sneak Peek at PRISCILLA, QUEEN OF THE DESERT

Posted in Musical Mondays on February 28, 2011 by Daddycatcher

All the best to Priscilla, Queen of the Desert as the show begins previews tonight at the Palace Theatre on Broadway.

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The Happiest Place on Earth

Posted in Daddycatcher's Disney Obsession on February 26, 2011 by Daddycatcher

Daddycatcher is at Disneyland today!

Daddycatcher’s MUSICAL MONDAY: “Louder Than Words” from tick, tick, BOOM

Posted in Musical Mondays on February 21, 2011 by Daddycatcher

Daddycatcher, the Big Man, and Miss Jenn saw the amazing Raúl Esparza at the Allen Room on Friday night.  He sang a song – “Come to Your Senses” – from the off-Broadway musical tick, tick, BOOM!

Daddycatcher’s CATCH OF THE DAY: The Men of DOWNTON ABBEY

Posted in Catch of the Day on February 20, 2011 by Daddycatcher

Daddycatcher is obsessed with the Edwardian “soap” Downton Abbey.  In addition to being part of a great ensemble, the men of the cast are swoon-worthy in their Edwardian get-ups!

Dan Stevens as Matthew Crawley, third cousin of Lord Grantham and current heir to the Downton Abbey estate

Rob James-Collier as Thomas, the 1st Footman

Thomas Howes as William, the 2nd Footman

Allen Leech as Branson, the chauffer

Daddycatcher…Catching up!

Posted in Life in General on February 18, 2011 by Daddycatcher

No…Daddycatcher has not gone on vacation yet!

Sometimes life just get in the way of blogging!  It’s been a pretty hectic few weeks for Daddycatcher but he’s a few days away from rest and relaxation in sunny California!

But what has been happening in the past two weeks:

Daddycatcher Turned 29 – Daddycatcher celebrated “pushing 30” at a tequila-infused party with all of his friends.  As a birthday gift, Daddycatcher received 9 animated Disney classics on DVD plus a homemade Disney day calendar counting down to “Daddycatcher’s Fabulous 30th Birthday at Disneyland Extravaganza!”

Benefit Gala – The Gala Honoring Patti LuPone went really well! Sure it didn’t raise all that was hoped for, but it was executed perfectly by the staff and volunteers.  Plus, La LuPone and Audra McDonald sang a surprise encore of “Get Happy / Happy Days Are Here Again” which made Daddycatcher cry…like any self-respecting gay man should.


Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark – An utter mess! Just think of how many respectable shows could be produced with the $65 million that has been poured into this show.

2010 Taxes – Daddycatcher is getting a nice refund!!! And what is he going to do with it…pay some credit card debt and buy some concert tickets!!!  Yes, sir – Kathy Griffin Wants a Tony, Ricky Martin at Prudential Center, Kylie Minogue at Hammerstein Ballroom, and Laura Benanti at Feinstein’s.

Valentine’s Day – Daddycatcher got the Big Man a box full of chocolate desserts!  We had dinner and margaritas at our favorite place – Cilantro!  Why fix what ain’t broken!

Vacation Prep – Daddycatcher will be out of town 2/20 – 2/27 for a nice little vacation with Daddycatcher’s family.  Goodbye New York winter!

Downton Abbey – With so much TV he needs to catch up on, Daddycatcher somehow has gotten addicted to the British mini-series Downton Abbey via Netflix Instant Watch.  It’s like a prime time soap only in Edwardian England!

And that, in a quick wrap-up, is what has been going on with Daddycatcher!

Daddycatcher’s MUSICAL MONDAY: “My Funny Valentine” – Steven Pasquale

Posted in Musical Mondays on February 14, 2011 by Daddycatcher

Hunky Steven Pasquale sings the famous Rodgers & Hart standard at Joe’s Pub.

Born on this day…

Posted in Life in General on February 5, 2011 by Daddycatcher

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