Caught in a Web of Opinion

3 segments

It’s an old Broadway tradition: theater critics hold their tongues until opening night. But bloggers and reporters don't always honor that tradition. Today on Soundcheck: how shows like the Spider-Man mega-musical are affected by a steady leak of opinions, plot details and more. Plus: The eclectic Microscopic Septet finds manna in Monk as they tackle the jazz legend's works live in the studio.