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Victorian Lyric Opera Company The Pirates of Penzance

By • Jun 16th, 2014 • Category: Reviews

The current Victorian Lyric Opera Company (VLOC) production in Rockville is a very lively effort both the musical and staging aspects of which succeed delightfully.

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.

Faction of Fools Titus Andronicus

By • Jun 5th, 2014 • Category: Reviews

Faction of Fools turns a problematic script into a stylistic and darkly funny triumph. Far be it from a critic to skewer the company’s efforts.

Keegan Theatre Things You Shouldn’t Say Past Midnight

By • May 19th, 2014 • Category: Reviews

The ensemble cast delivers not only one well-conceived laugh line after another but also highly satisfying character development along the way.

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.

Constellation Theatre Company The Love of the Nightingale

By • May 5th, 2014 • Category: Reviews

Timberlake Wertenbaker’s The Love of the Nightingale is given a terrifyingly beautiful performance by the Constellation Theatre Company.

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.

Pandemonium Theatrical Productions The Fantasticks

By • May 1st, 2014 • Category: Reviews

Pandemonium Theatrical Productions, using a performing space in Lorton’s Workhouse Arts Center, provides a generally satisfying rendition of this familiar show.

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.

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.