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Archive for February, 2013

Synetic Theater The Tempest

By • Feb 26th, 2013 • Category: Reviews

For spectacular, visually arresting technical theater and virtuosic, athletic movement, look no further than Synetic Theater’s production of The Tempest.

Victorian Lyric Opera Company Iolanthe

By • Feb 25th, 2013 • Category: Reviews

While perhaps not quite as well-known as the “big three” of Pinafore, Pirates, and Mikado, Iolanthe is arguably Gilbert and Sullivan’s most completely satisfying work.

This Week – February 25-March 3, 2013

By • Feb 25th, 2013 • Category: This Week

Here are the openings, closings, and auditions for the week of February 25-March 3, 2013.

This Week’s Sponsors (February 25, 2013)

By • Feb 25th, 2013 • Category: Sponsors

We’d like to thank the Reston Community Players for sponsoring ShowBizRadio this week. Reston Community Players opens Next to Normal on Friday evening. You too can support independent media’s support of the arts by purchasing advertising on the ShowBizRadio web site.

Manassas Park High School Meet Me in The Stars

By • Feb 21st, 2013 • Category: Cappies

This truly original production touched everyone in the audience and assured them that with hope and the support of people who love you, no problem is unconquerable.

Westfield High School Flowers for Algernon

By • Feb 21st, 2013 • Category: Cappies

While there are often more questions than answers when it comes to the human mind, Westfield’s show made a powerful statement on the importance of humanity, and through excellent performances the message of acceptance was clearly stated.

Dominion High School Little Shop of Horrors

By • Feb 21st, 2013 • Category: Cappies

Although Seymour, Audrey, and others eventually met their demise at the hands of the evil Audrey II, the audience of Dominion High School’s production of Little Shop of Horrors left the theater all the better because of it, having just enjoyed an impressive display of talent and an entertaining evening of musical comedy.

Olney Theatre Center Spring Awakening

By • Feb 21st, 2013 • Category: Reviews

The Olney Theatre Center’s production of Spring Awakening is simultaneously charming and mortifying.

Damascus Theatre Company Cabaret

By • Feb 20th, 2013 • Category: Reviews

With a combination of poor direction and egregious miscasting, Damascus Theatre Company’s Cabaret lamentably fails to deliver on too many levels to deem worthy of a recommendation.

Taking Flight Theatre Company The Fox On the Fairway

By • Feb 18th, 2013 • Category: Reviews

Taking Flight Theatre’s The Fox On the Fairway had potential and at times some humor, but overall did not live up to the past high standard that they have been known to bring to Loudoun County.