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Archive for April, 2013

Castaway Repertory Theatre Man of La Mancha

By • Apr 30th, 2013 • Category: Reviews

Castaways deserves credit for taking on a show that can be quite challenging for a group with limited resources, and the cast and staff clearly exerted substantial effort in putting the production together.




Robert E. Lee High School Into the Woods

By • Apr 30th, 2013 • Category: Cappies

Robert E. Lee High School’s Into the Woods brought the Brother’s Grimm tales of choices and consequences to a twisted and grim reality, and “happily ever after” certainly does not come to all in this musical.




Freedom High School Fame

By • Apr 30th, 2013 • Category: Cappies

In a show brimming with talent, Freedom High School’s unforgettable production of Fame certainly made the audience “remember its name.”




Langley High School The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby

By • Apr 29th, 2013 • Category: Cappies

Overall, the cast of Langley High lit up the stage with appropriate physicality, use of stage space, and chemistry with other actors, producing a believable conveyance of The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby.




This Week – April 29 – May 5, 2013

By • Apr 29th, 2013 • Category: This Week

Here are the openings, closings, and auditions for the week of April 29 – May 5, 2013.




This Week’s Sponsors (April 29, 2013)

By • Apr 29th, 2013 • Category: Sponsors

We’d like to thank the McLean Community Players, Vienna Theatre Company and Reston Community Players for sponsoring ShowBizRadio this week. Both McLean Community Players’ production of Neil Simon’s Rumors and the Vienna Theatre Company’s The Hallelujah Girls close their runs this weekend. Reston Community Players’ 33 Variations continues its run on Friday, May 3rd. You […]




McLean Community Players Rumors

By • Apr 26th, 2013 • Category: Reviews

McLean Community’s presentation of Rumors was well-executed and will bring laughter.




Vienna Theatre Company The Hallelujah Girls

By • Apr 25th, 2013 • Category: Reviews

In general, Vienna Community’s Hallelujah Girls will give you something to smile about, but there’s not necessarily enough there to shout about.




This Week – April 22-28, 2013

By • Apr 24th, 2013 • Category: This Week

Here are the openings, closings, and auditions for the week of April 22-28, 2013.




Greenbelt Arts Center Big River

By • Apr 24th, 2013 • Category: Reviews

Big River at the Greenbelt Arts Center is a good illustration of the proposition that community theater can be very good theater, and that an intelligently conceived community production that its participants care about can have a quality result.