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A Moon for the Misbegotten — Walnut Independence Studio on 3

Kate Galvin’s production of “A Moon for the Misbegotten” is as solid and as sturdy as Eugene O’Neill’s scrappy hulk of a rough-tongued heroine, Josie Hogan. The staging doesn’t dazzle. … Continue reading

January 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Hairy Ape — EgoPo Classic Theater at The Latvian Society

Fueled by an extraordinary performance by Matteo Scammell as Yank, Brenna Geffers’s production of Eugene O’Neill’s “The Hairy Ape” for EgoPo is a magnificent example of how expressionistic stylization can … Continue reading

April 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

Mourning Becomes Electra — Quintessence Theatre Group at Sedgwick Theatre

The reason courts of law were established was to place justice ahead of revenge. In spite of that, people, since the dawn of time, have been taking matters of retribution … Continue reading

April 15, 2014 · 2 Comments

News from the Avenue — Be On the Lookout!

Ambition is most certainly on the hoof.       Interesting things are cooking at some of the Philadelphia area’s smaller theaters, rarely done Schiller and O’Neill classics for example. Meanwhile, plans … Continue reading

March 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

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