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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.

American Century Theater Judgment at Nuremberg

By • Jun 6th, 2014 • Category: Reviews

This is a play to see not only as well-produced and acted theater, but as a springboard for thought and discussion about matters that have a great deal of contemporary resonance.

Mount Vernon High School Aida: School Edition

By • May 21st, 2014 • Category: Cappies

Although simplistic in spectacle as most high school shows are, MVHS’s Aida: School Edition did not disappoint in delivery.

Riverside Dinner Theater Steel Magnolias

By • May 19th, 2014 • Category: Reviews

Strong performances filled with laughs and tears make Riverside Center’s production of Steel Magnolias a strong choice for southern charm and entertainment on a warm spring evening.

Creative Cauldron Shout! The Mod Musical

By • May 14th, 2014 • Category: Reviews

The Creative Cauldron’s Shout! The Mod Musical will be comfort food for those who know each lyric and opening musical note from a time when the songs were fresh and new; song by female singers hoping to make their way onto American Bandstand.

Synetic Theater Three Men in a Boat

By • May 14th, 2014 • Category: Reviews

Synetic Theater has successfully moved well beyond its usual formula of “silent” Shakespeare with a light-hearted Three Men in a Boat (To say nothing of the dog).

Pope John Paul the Great Catholic High School Fiddler on the Roof

By • May 13th, 2014 • Category: Cappies

As turmoil strikes Tsarist Russia, Pope John Paul the Great Catholic High School’s fantastic Fiddler on the Roof proves, through one melodious instrument, that hope thrives in this dreary, impetuous world through change, balance, and tradition.

NextStop Theatre Company Into the Woods

By • May 5th, 2014 • Category: Reviews

The excellence of the performances and thoughtful design elements make this production one I will remember.

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.

Vienna Theatre Company Willy Wonka

By • May 2nd, 2014 • Category: Reviews

The uneven Vienna Theatre Company (VTC) production of the stage musical version retains considerable charm.