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.
Archive for April, 2013
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.
In a show brimming with talent, Freedom High School’s unforgettable production of Fame certainly made the audience “remember its name.”
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.
Here are the openings, closings, and auditions for the week of April 29 – May 5, 2013.
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’s presentation of Rumors was well-executed and will bring laughter.
In general, Vienna Community’s Hallelujah Girls will give you something to smile about, but there’s not necessarily enough there to shout about.
Here are the openings, closings, and auditions for the week of April 22-28, 2013.
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.