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'An Initial Condition' connects science and medicine to hope and emotion

An original play by Tesseract Theatre's artistic director Taylor Gruenloh, "An Initial Condition," runn...

'The Rat Pack is Back' revives vintage Vegas at the Fox

The Rat Pack is back, and the Fox has got 'em, at least through Sunday. This snappy tribute to the 1960s-era Las ...

'Thoroughly Modern Millie' taps and charms its way through the roaring twenties

There's a lot of charm and plucky energy in Kirkwood Theatre Guild's tale of life as a single girl, circa 192...

'My Mother's Lesbian Jewish Wiccan Wedding' is an amiable celebration of diversity

The New Jewish Theatre production of David Hein and Irene Sankoff's unapologetically autobiographical musical &qu...

If Rosaline calls, pick up: ERA's 'R + J: a Telephone Play'

The young ERA company is a wonderfully imaginative and truly experimental theater.  They're interested in fi...

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A personal essay contemplating the changes the South has experienced over decades, even centuries, General Orders No. 9 juxtaposes the historical South of Indians and small communities with interstate highways and the metropolis of today. First-time director Robert Persons, through…
Monday, 20 February 2012 23:10

Writing rite

Written by Bob Wilcox
In his plays, A.R. Gurney entertainingly chronicles the lives and social customs of the upper strata of the old families of the white Anglo-Saxon Protestants of the northeastern U.S.
Monday, 20 February 2012 22:57

Or not to be

Written by Bob Wilcox
Though often included in the Theatre of the Absurd, Jean Genet has long struck me as one of the first post-modern playwrights. In several of his plays, he uses theatre itself – the playing of a role – as a…
Soap opera?  Melodrama?  Well, Radio Free Emerson by Paul Grellong has a good deal of both.
All cultures have a dance like this. In French it’s called ”la ronde”, in German “der Reigen”. In English it’s a “round dance”—that graceful swirling changing of partners around a circle until at last one finds oneself saying, “Hello Again.”
Sunday, 19 February 2012 00:24

'Autobahn': More than just a highway.

Written by Shahnaz Ahmed
Neil Labute's Autobahn is a pleasant twist from the usual structure of plays. It is a compilation of seven short plays, presented as one. Each vignette, or short one act takes place in the front seat of an automobile with…
A Midsummer Night's Dream is a delightful play in its own right, but in the hands of the amazing director Chris Anthony and the superb choreographer Heather Beal, the Shakespeare favorite is transformed into a production that rocks to a…
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 to 1832) made his mark in late 18th and early 19th century Germany as a true genius: lawyer, philosopher, playwright, poet, and scientist. But in his early 20s, as depicted in the film Young Goethe…
Iranian writer/director Asghar Farhadi's A Separation opens with a Rashomon-like question-and-answer session before an unseen judge. Husband Nader and wife Simin sit facing the camera, debating the necessity of a divorce Simin advocates. She insists on raising their 11-year-old daughter…
Thursday, 16 February 2012 23:30

Good play for good reasons!

Written by Shahnaz Ahmed
I would say that Bad Things for Good Reasons is a play that we need to not just watch, but experience. Set in a small Ozark town, the play is about those characters whose stories seem surreal as they unwind.…
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