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Signature Theatre Cloak and Dagger

By • Jun 17th, 2014 • Category: Reviews

Up for something with amusement, silliness, and banter propelled by a lively score and excellent voices? Then head off to Cloak and Dagger at Signature Theatre.

Signature Theatre The Threepenny Opera

By • May 2nd, 2014 • Category: Reviews

In the polished, strongly sung production of The Threepenny Opera at Signature, there are still stings of social critique from Brecht and Weill that make their marks in the venom-laden book and score.

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.

Signature Theatre Beaches

By • Mar 5th, 2014 • Category: Reviews

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

Signature Theatre Gypsy

By • Dec 26th, 2013 • Category: Reviews

Have no doubts, Sherri Edelen has put her own brassy, striving take on that ultimate theater mother, Mamma Rose, in Joe Calarco’s interpretation of Gypsy, A Musical Fable.

Signature Theatre Crossing

By • Nov 6th, 2013 • Category: Reviews

Crossing is a cozy, no-intermission 85 minutes with a sentimental Holiday Season sensibility of trust for the future. There is a lovely quietness to it.

Signature Theatre Pride in the Falls of Autrey Mill

By • Oct 30th, 2013 • Category: Reviews

“You are only as sick as your secrets” — or so the saying goes. Applying that bit of ancient wisdom to the farce/drama now premiering at Signature Theatre, I would say that playwright Paul Downs Colaizzo’s characters are sick, sick, sick.

Signature Theatre Miss Saigon

By • Sep 10th, 2013 • Category: Reviews

Go see Miss Saigon for many reasons; including the way it captures the essence of a time and place and its overall gutsiness.

Signature Theatre Dying City

By • Oct 9th, 2012 • Category: Reviews

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

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.