Theater

Matilda Comes to PPAC with Miss Honey by Her Side
May 16, 2017 No Commentby

Matilda Comes to PPAC with Miss Honey by Her Side

As a teacher, I have to admit I gravitate toward stories involving education. As a literature/theater nerd, I think Roald ...

Blonde Ambition: MM
May 14, 2017 No Commentby

Blonde Ambition: MM

  Marilyn Monroe was a world famous sex symbol and one of Hollywood’s top movie stars in the 1950s, and ...

If/Then Features Powerhouse Performances
May 13, 2017 No Commentby

If/Then Features Powerhouse Performances

There are some shows that launch their performers into stardom. Then, there are shows that are themselves launched into stardom ...

The Clean House Charms Audiences
May 9, 2017 No Commentby

The Clean House Charms Audiences

It’s a bold move for a play to begin with a joke told in Portuguese and offer no translation to ...

I Love… What’s His Name? A Modern Take on a Modern Conundrum
May 9, 2017 No Commentby

I Love… What’s His Name? A Modern Take on a Modern Conundrum

    Directed by Rachel Hanauer and co-created by she and Jeff Blanchette (both of whom were lead actors in ...

Young Frankenstein Is a Monster Smash
May 7, 2017 No Commentby

Young Frankenstein Is a Monster Smash

  Young Frankenstein is a cheerfully silly musical featuring excellent performances and superb choreography, performed May 5 through 7 at ...

The Lenny Schwartz Legacy: Celebrating the Big 4-0 at Arctic
May 6, 2017 No Commentby

The Lenny Schwartz Legacy: Celebrating the Big 4-0 at Arctic

  It’s always a treat to head to The Arctic Playhouse, and it is especially nice when the show on ...

Faithful Cheaters Will Make Your Sides Ache
May 5, 2017 No Commentby

Faithful Cheaters Will Make Your Sides Ache

I love seeing new theater, mainly because I never know what to expect! Sure something can be billed as a ...

Lonely Planet Is Not to Be Missed
May 5, 2017 No Commentby

Lonely Planet Is Not to Be Missed

Counter-Productions Theatre Company has a history of choosing relevant plays that create discussion. Their latest production, Lonely Planet by Steven ...

Swamp Meadows’ Messy Rumors
May 4, 2017 No Commentby

Swamp Meadows’ Messy Rumors

  Neil Simon is one of America’s most successful playwrights for a reason. He is skilled at crafting funny dialogue ...