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Riverside Dinner Theater Ain’t Misbehavin’

By • Feb 5th, 2013 • Category: Reviews

This Ain’t Misbehavin’ is worth the shortish drive to get to Riverside Center and is just a lovely show with beautiful and personable performers.

Synetic Theater A Trip to the Moon

By • Dec 17th, 2012 • Category: Reviews

Synetic Theatre never fails to impress with its art and creative invention…venerating the past and exploring the future of creative endeavors.

dog & pony dc A Killing Game

By • Dec 13th, 2012 • Category: Reviews

In the end, though, the whole concept is an interminable conceit.

The Hub Theatre How I Paid for College

By • Dec 11th, 2012 • Category: Reviews

Don’t be inert. Turn off the cable television and go see this play. Supply your own laugh track.

Reston Community Players Legally Blonde, The Musical

By • Oct 16th, 2012 • Category: Reviews

Legally Blonde the Musical is not RCP’s finest moment, but it is not bad either. What it is is a sweet evening out with family and friends, watching talented people taking risks onstage and sincerely wanting to please.

Signature Theatre Dying City

By • Oct 9th, 2012 • Category: Reviews

This play is good because of sublime performances by Thomas Keegan and Rachel Zampelli.

Forum Theatre Holly Down in Heaven

By • Oct 2nd, 2012 • Category: Reviews

What does an arrogant, spoiled, bratty 15 year old girl do to destroy the loving father for whom she is the light of his life? That may be the thesis of Forum Theatre’s world premiere of Holly Down in Heaven by Kara Lee Corthrun. It’s hard to tell.

Artists’ Initiative Boom

By • Sep 11th, 2012 • Category: Reviews

There is a lot to digest in this little show and the ultimate themes expressed are compelling to the both the hard scientist and the daydreamer.

Arena Stage Red Hot Patriot

By • Aug 28th, 2012 • Category: Reviews

Molly lives again through Kathleen Turner and her one woman show at Arena Stage.

Signature Theatre The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

By • Aug 28th, 2012 • Category: Reviews

Signature presents a good show, but not a great one. However, it succeeds in its most important burden: reminding us all of a time when we all could show mercy and love without qualification.