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From The Host: Week Ending April 13, 2017

Dear VDP Guest, We are pleased to invite you to this week’s Virtual Dinner Party. Today we are serving up 11 reviews and 4 comments to share with you for the week ending Thursday, April 13, 2017. Please click on www.theVDP.com to savor the …Read More

From The Host — Week Ending April 6, 2017

Dear VDP Guest, We are pleased to invite you to this week’s Virtual Dinner Party. Today we are serving up 8 reviews and 4 comments to share with you for the week ending Thursday, April 6, 2017. Please click on www.theVDP.com to savor the repast. …Read More

From The Host: Week Ending March 30, 2017

Dear VDP Guest, We are pleased to invite you to this week’s Virtual Dinner Party. Today we are serving up 6 reviews and 4 comments to share with you for the week ending Thursday, March 30, 2017.   REVIEWS THEATER Saint Joan …Read More

From The Host – For the Week Ending March 23, 2017

Dear VDP Guest, We are pleased to invite you to this week’s Virtual Dinner Party. Today we are serving up 9 reviews and 1 comment to share with you for the week ending Thursday, March 23, 2017. Please click on www.theVDP.com to savor the repast. …Read More

From The Host – Week Ending March 16, 2017

Dear VDP Guest, We are pleased to invite you to this week’s Virtual Dinner Party. Today we are serving up 6 reviews and 5 comments to share with you for the week ending Thursday, March 16, 2017. Please click on www.theVDP.com to savor the repast. …Read More

From The Host – Week Ending March 9, 2017

Dear VDP Guest, We are pleased to invite you to this week’s Virtual Dinner Party. Today we are serving up 7 reviews and 5 comment to share with you for the week ending Thursday, March 9, 2017. Please click on www.theVDP.com to savor the …Read More

From The Host – For the Week Ending March 2, 2017

Dear VDP Guest, We are pleased to invite you to this week’s Virtual Dinner Party. Today we are serving up 12 reviews and 4 comment to share with you for the week ending Thursday, March 2, 2017. Please click on www.theVDP.com to savor the repast. …Read More

From The Host – Week Ending February 23, 2017

Dear VDP Guest, We are pleased to invite you to this week’s Virtual Dinner Party. Today we are serving up 10 reviews and 1 comment to share with you for the week ending Thursday, February 23, 2017. Please click on www.theVDP.com to savor the …Read More

From The Host – Week Ending February 16, 2017

Dear VDP Guest, We are pleased to invite you to this week’s Virtual Dinner Party. Today we are serving up 6 reviews and 5 comments to share with you for the week ending Thursday, February 16, 2017. Please click on www.theVDP.com to savor the repast. …Read More

From The Host – Week Ending February 9, 2017

Dear VDP Guest, We are pleased to invite you to this week’s Virtual Dinner Party. Today we are serving up six reviews and four comments to share with you for the week ending Thursday, February 9, 2017. Please click on www.theVDP.com to savor the …Read More

From The Host – Week Ending February 2, 2017

  Dear VDP Guest, We are pleased to invite you to this week’s Virtual Dinner Party. Today we are serving up 9 reviews and 2 comments to share with you for the week ending Thursday, February 2, 2017. Please click on www.theVDP.com to savor the …Read More

From The Host – Week Ending January 27, 2017

  Dear VDP Guest, We are pleased to invite you to this week’s Virtual Dinner Party. Today we are serving up 5 reviews and 7 comments to share with you for the week ending Thursday, January 27, 2017. Please click on www.theVDP.com to savor the …Read More

From The Host – Week Ending January 19, 2017

Dear VDP Guest, We are pleased to invite you to this week’s Virtual Dinner Party. Today we are serving up 12 reviews and 2 comments to share with you for the week ending Thursday, January 19, 2017. Please click on www.theVDP.com to savor the repast. …Read More

From The Host – Week Ending January 12, 2017

Dear VDP Guest, We are pleased to invite you to this week’s Virtual Dinner Party. Today we are serving up 9 reviews and 8 comments to share with you for the week ending Thursday, January 12, 2017. Please click on www.theVDP.com to savor the …Read More

From The Host – Week Ending January 5, 2017

Dear VDP Guest, We are pleased to invite you to the first Virtual Dinner Party of 2017. We are serving up 21 reviews and 3 comments to share with you for the week ending Thursday, January 5, 2017.   REVIEWS MOVIES La …Read More

From The Host – Week Ending December 8, 2016

Dear VDP Guest, We are pleased to invite you to this week’s Virtual Dinner Party. We are serving up 7 reviews and 7 comments to share with you for the week ending Thursday, December 8, 2016. REVIEWS BOOKS The Undoing Project: A …Read More

From The Host – Week Ending December 1, 2016

Dear VDP Guest, We are pleased to invite you to this week’s Virtual Dinner Party. We are serving up 12 reviews and 3 comments to share with you for the week ending Thursday, December 1, 2016. Please click on www.theVDP.com to savor the repast.   …Read More

From The Host

Dear VDP Guest, We are pleased to invite you to this short week’s Virtual Dinner Party. We are serving up 6 reviews and 4 comments. The table has been set earlier than usual to accommodate gatherings around other tables later in the …Read More

From The Host

Dear VDP Guest, We are pleased to invite you to this week’s Virtual Dinner Party. We are serving up 14 reviews and 2 comments to share with you for the week ending Thursday, November 17, 2016. Please click on www.theVDP.com to savor the repast.   …Read More

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Dear VDP Guest, We are pleased to invite you to this week’s Virtual Dinner Party. We are serving up 8 reviews and 3 comments to share with you for the week ending Thursday, November 10, 2016. REVIEWS THEATER Dead Poets …Read More

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Dear VDP Guest, We are pleased to invite you to this week’s Virtual Dinner Party. We are serving up 1o reviews and 3 comments to share with you for the week ending Thursday, November 3, 2016. REVIEWS   VISUAL ARTS …Read More

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Dear VDP Guest, We are pleased to invite you to this week’s Virtual Dinner Party. We are serving up 14 reviews and 2 comments to share with you for the week ending Thursday, October 27, 2016. REVIEWS THEATER Holiday Inn The …Read More

From The Host

Dear VDP Guest, We are pleased to invite you to this week’s Virtual Dinner Party. We are serving up 1o reviews and 4 comments to share with you for the week ending Thursday, October 20, 2016. REVIEWS BOOKS Another Brooklyn News of …Read More

From The Host

Dear VDP Reader, We are pleased to invite you to this week’s Virtual Dinner Party. We are serving up 11 reviews and 8 comments to share with you for the week ending Thursday, October 13, 2016.Please click on www.theVDP.com to savor the repast. REVIEWS THEATER …Read More

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Dear VDP Reader,   We are pleased to invite you to this week’s Virtual Dinner Party. We are serving up 14 reviews and 4 comments to share with you for the week ending Thursday, October 6, 2016. THEATER Battlefield Apple and Gabriel …Read More

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It’s the last day of September, and the Virtual Dinner Party is back. We missed you over the summer, and  hope you missed us. The Dinner’s wonderful Sous-chef of the past year, Shannon Thomas, has moved on to the next …Read More

From the Host…

Dear Virtual Dinner Party Member, With this posting of 14 new reviews, the 2015-16 season of the Virtual Dinner Party comes to an end. Summer arrives in eight days, and our annual ideas festival, KentPresents, will consume us for the …Read More

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Dear Virtual Dinner Party Member, For the week ending Thursday, June 2, we posted 7 new reviews on the VDP: RESTAURANTS Come Prime Lincoln Quality Eats BOOKS Neapolitan Quartet The Sport of Kings MUSIC NY Philharmonic – Vivaldi’s “Four Seasons” …Read More

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Dear Virtual Dinner Party Member, For the week ending Thursday, May 16, we posted 13 new reviews on the VDP: THEATER A Doll’s House (2 reviews) The Father Fully Committed Indecent (2 reviews) VISUAL ARTS Harry Bertoia’s Atmosphere for Enjoyment …Read More

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Dear Virtual Dinner Party Member, For the week ending Thursday, May 19, we posted 11 new reviews on the VDP: TELEVISION Eurovision 2016 Foyle’s War Night Manager THEATER The Father Incognito Toast RESTAURANTS German Gymnasium Park Chinois BOOKS Sex with …Read More

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Dear Virtual Dinner Party Members, We’ve noticed a phenomenon in recent years at (real) dinner parties. The once-frequent question of “What movie have you seen recently” is being displaced by “What TV series are you bingeing on?” What amazes us …Read More

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Dear Virtual Dinner Party Member, For the week ending Thursday, May 5, we posted 10 new reviews on the VDP: TELEVISION The People vs. O.J. Simpson BOOKS Family Jewels Journey Interrupted Zero K RESTAURANTS Eli’s Night Shift THEATER Henry IV, …Read More

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Dear Virtual Dinner Party Member, For the week ending Thursday, April 28, we posted 10 new reviews on the VDP: MOVIES A Hologram for the King PAPA: Hemingway in Cuba Viva BOOKS The Industries of the Future My Struggle, Book …Read More

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Dear Virtual Dinner Party Member, For the week ending Thursday, April 21, we posted 11 new reviews on the VDP: MOVIES Born to be Blue The Jungle Book Miles Ahead THEATER American Psycho Ironbound BOOKS Eligible My Name is Lucy …Read More

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Dear Virtual Dinner Party Member, For the week ending Thursday, April 14, we posted 14 new reviews on the VDP: THEATER The Effect Head of Passes The Gabriels Iolanthe Shuffle Along MUSIC Emerson String Quartet New Jersey Symphony Regina Carter …Read More