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MetroStage The Thousandth Night

By • Apr 14th, 2014 • Category: Reviews

In a taut, one actor, one-act The Thousandth Night by Carol Wolf the poised Kyd takes on about three dozen roles beyond just de Bonheur to draw us into a world of ever-increasing fear and suspense that permeates MetroStage’s production.

American Century Theater Oh Dad, Poor Dad, Mama’s Hung You in the Closet and I’m Feeling So Sad

By • Mar 27th, 2014 • Category: Reviews

Given its acting and technical virtues, the TACT production is not simply a piece of historical and cultural commentary but a lively, highly engaging theatrical experience.

Riverside Dinner Theater Forever Plaid

By • Mar 26th, 2014 • Category: Reviews

In their matching dinner jackets, underneath a huge projected moon and bathed in sumptuous evening light, it’s easy to forgive any flaws and just let the ears enjoy the aural buffet.

Signature Theatre Tender Napalm

By • Mar 26th, 2014 • Category: Reviews

Tender Napalm will rivet an adventuresome audience because Ripley’s characters and story have a complexity to chew on.

Arena Stage Loveland

By • Mar 24th, 2014 • Category: Reviews

Ann Randolph’s sanguine Loveland has an abundance of remarkable, sometimes absurdist, comic flair.

Ambassador Theater Happily Ever After

By • Mar 17th, 2014 • Category: Reviews

Happily Ever After is a tongue-in-cheek title waiting for a comma with a next phrase starting with “if.”

Synetic Theater Hamlet…The Rest is Silence

By • Mar 15th, 2014 • Category: Reviews

Synetic’s Hamlet…the rest is silence is an achievement to be experienced for the first time, or once again.

Little Theatre of Alexandria Proof

By • Mar 12th, 2014 • Category: Reviews

LTA’s production never loses sight of the key point that Proof is a play about emotions, not equations.

Reston Community Players Xanadu

By • Mar 12th, 2014 • Category: Reviews

Xanadu delivers a frothy, fun evening, and for such a show, who could ask for anything more?

Signature Theatre Beaches

By • Mar 5th, 2014 • Category: Reviews

There is so much to enjoy in the acting, singing and technical presentation of Beaches.