It's that time of year when emotions are running high in households across the tri-state area as families try to sort out which Broadway shows they'll be spending their hard-earned money on. Purists are buttoning up their cardigans and insisting on the Shakespearean classics while concert-musical enthusiasts wrap up their vocal cords in a cozy scarf in preparation for this season's jukebox shows. Cartoonist Liza Donnelly knows your pain.

(© Liza Donnelly/TheaterMania)