Niagara Gazette


January 19, 2013

LETTERS FROM THE ISLAND: 'Odd Couple' exit to a bigger stage


Niagara Gazette — They don’t know what they missed, but he did, and felt the rejection deeply. Walt Hastrich deserved to die on stage, or at least raising a scaffolding. In “The Odd Couple’s” final exchange, Felix and Oscar slip Freudianly and call each other by their ex-wives’ names, and in that spirit, “Good night, Frances,” and we’re sure your new Director has scripts for both you and “Gladys.” Perhaps, “We’re No Angels …”


SOUPER BOWL: The DeGlopper VFW Post, 2121 Grand Island Blvd., ladles out its annual Soupathon today, with at least a dozen inventive recipes, all-you-can-sip for seven bucks from 4 to 7 p.m. Come visit. Bring a bib.

Polly and DougE-mail

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