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Archive for October, 2011

Rockville Musical Theatre Kiss Me, Kate

By • Oct 31st, 2011 • Category: Reviews

A classic of what is sometimes called the “Golden Age of the Broadway Musical,” Cole Porter’s Kiss Me Kate, is given an uneven performance by Rockville Musical Theatre.

Spotlight on Taking Flight’s Loose Knit

By • Oct 28th, 2011 • Category: Interviews

Loose Knit Taking Flight Theatre Company Waddell Theater, Northern Virginia Community College – Loudoun Campus, Sterling, VA Through November 5th $15/$10 Seniors and Students Interviewed October 23rd, 2011 Mike talks with Haley Murphy, the director of Taking Flight’s Loose Knit at the Taking Flight Theatre Company in Sterling, Virginia. ShowBizRadio Interview with Haley Murphy about […]

Empty Chair Theatre Releases 2012 Season

By • Oct 28th, 2011 • Category: News

Empty Chair Theatre has released their planned 2012 season: Romeo and Juliet, Summer 2012 Hamlet, Summer 2012 Romeo and Juliet will be directed by Katie Logan, while Hamlet will be directed by Elizabth Nearing. The schedule is subject to change. Specific dates of performances and auditions are yet to be announced.

Othello: With And Without Words

By • Oct 26th, 2011 • Category: Reviews

Two worthy productions of Othello opened last weekend, one a mounting of the Shakespeare play, in all its verbal glory, by the Folger Theatre, and the other as part of Synetic Theater’s “Silent Shakespeare Festival.”

Hard Bargain Players Director and Show Search for 2012

By • Oct 26th, 2011 • Category: Classifieds, News

The Hard Bargain Players in Accokeek, Maryland, are getting ready for next season, and they’re looking for directors’ pitches of shows to produce: HBP is currently accepting submissions for the 2012 season. Directors interested in submitting a play should email David Thomas, the HBP Artistic Director, at actingdavid -at- Please provide all submissions no […]

Prince William Little Theatre One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest

By • Oct 25th, 2011 • Category: Reviews

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest featured a great cast with solid performances to make this a delightfully sad show.

Vienna Theatre Company Rounding Third

By • Oct 24th, 2011 • Category: Reviews

Rounding Third was a well-built two-man performance.

This Week’s Sponsors (October 24, 2011)

By • Oct 24th, 2011 • Category: Sponsors

We’d like to thank the Vienna Theatre Company, Reston Community Players and Aldersgate Church Community Theater for sponsoring ShowBizRadio this week. FCT’s Godspell and Reston’s The Drowsy Chaperone are entering their second weekend, while VTC opens Rounding Third this Friday, the 21st. You too can support independent media’s support of the arts by purchasing advertising […]

This Week – October 24-30, 2011

By • Oct 24th, 2011 • Category: This Week

Here are the openings, closings, and auditions for the week of October 24-30, 2011: Opening & Closing Medea Calls Collect, Teatro de la Luna, Arlington, VA 10th Annual One Act Festival, Fauquier High School, Warrenton, VA Saturday Night, Signature Theatre, Arlington, VA Openings Swear It! Smorgasbord, Pinky Swear Productions, Washington, DC The Gingerbread Lady, Chevy […]

PWLT Cuckoo’s Nest Mental Health Panel Discussion

By • Oct 23rd, 2011 • Category: Interviews

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest Prince William Little Theatre Gregory Family Theatre, Hylton Performing Arts Center, Manassas, VA Through October 30th Recorded October 22nd, 2011 Prince William Little Theatre sponsored a panel discussion on mental health issues raised by the play One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest. The panelists were: Anjuli Jindal, MD: Clinical […]