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The Hard Problem — Wilma Theater

It happened just now. I was playing my twice-a-day online trivia game. I saw the multiple choice answers. I immediately knew which one was right. I saw my 90 percent … Continue reading

January 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Captive — Philadelphia Artists’ Collective at The Physick House

Édouard Bourdet’s “La Prisonnière,” which translates in English to “The Captive,” was bold for 1926 as it centered on a taboo subject, Lesbianism, and caused a stir in Paris, New … Continue reading

September 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Mothers and Sons — Philadelphia Theatre Co. at Suzanne Roberts Theatre

Time, times, and generations provide separate perspectives on a number of subjects in Terrence McNally’s play, “Mothers and Sons.” Katharine Gerard , nearing 70, if not there, and widowed, takes … Continue reading

February 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur — Shaw Festival — Court House Theatre

“A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur” is a compact one-act that carries the emotional and theatrical heft of a full-length play. Written by Tennessee Williams after his prime, “Creve Coeur,” … Continue reading

September 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

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