Theater review: Lyric pulls out all the stops with dazzling ‘Hello, Dolly!’

Dee Hoty stars in Lyric Theatre’s production of “Hello, Dolly!” [Photo by KO Rinearson]
It only takes a moment to fall in love with “Hello, Dolly!”

The classic musical is just packed with indelible moments: when the title character uproariously stuffs her face with dumplings while the entire ensemble looks on; when the nimble waiters frolic with their silver trays and ice buckets in the restaurant scene; and, of course, when Dolly makes her dramatic Act 2 entrance at the top of the staircase in her sparkling red gown. Read MORE