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- Nimet Habachy
Reality television is lampooned a lot — and loved a little bit, too — in a new musical now running at Second Stage Theatre. Written by the playwright Itamar Moses and the composer and lyricist Gaby Alter, Nobody Loves You follows a philosophy student’s televised pursuit of his girlfriend on a reality show that looks a lot like "The Bachelor." Other contestants, a telegenically smarmy host, and even a Twitter-addicted fan, all make appearances.
This week's Young Artists Showcase is another return to Philadelphia for more from recent concerts presented by Astral Artists. Since 1992, Astral Artists has held annual auditions for exceptional young classical artists, often presenting their Philadelphia recital debut.