Worth ob­serv­ing

The Washington Times Weekly - - National -

“Movin’ Out,” with mu­sic and lyrics­byBil­lyJoe­landthe­atri­calac­ro­bat­ics by the amaz­ing Ron Todor­owski,openedDec.5toa­packedau­di­ence at the Na­tional Theatre and is play­ing through Dec. 23.

The one mov­ing scene, given the cur­rent war and wide­spread ca­su­al­ties in Iraq, re-cre­ates a tra­di­tional U.S. mil­i­tary funeral, com­plete with a 21-gun salute and the metic­u­lous fold­ing and pre­sent­ing of the Amer­i­can flag — with Mr. Joel’s mourn­ful “El­egy” per­formed in the back­ground.

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