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The Recipients — Helen and Morris Zoren Awards 2014-2015

A glorious season is celebrated by citing some of the best productions and performances seen during it. Awards are a round-up of sorts,. They compact cherished memories and give a … Continue reading

July 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Nominees — Helen and Morris Zoren Awards 2014-2015

Paring a list of hundreds to a mere, but significant, five is arduous. Even for someone who is the sole judge of whom gets selected to receive the ultimate recognition … Continue reading

July 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Helen and Morris Zoren Awards 2014-2015 — The Qualifiers

Going through 214 programs collected at theatrical performances during the 2014-2015 season is four times as exhilarating as it is exhausting. Besides programs, constant theatergoers also collect memories, often cherished … Continue reading

July 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

Helen and Morris Zoren Awards for World Theater, 2013-2014

Since September 4, 1967, the first day I saw a professional theatrical performance, I have kept diaries that list every show seen, a catalog of every actor and actress ever … Continue reading

July 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Nominations for 2013-2014 World Theater Awards

The 2013-2014 theater season was chock full of wonderful productions and performances. Choosing the most outstanding from among a magnificent selection was not an easy task. Selecting the Top Five … Continue reading

June 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

Qualifiers for Nomination — Helen and Morris Zoren World Theater Awards 2013-2014

Another theater season. Another theater diary completed. From the first show logged for the 2013-2014 theater year, “Mothers and Sons” at the Bucks County Playhouse, to the last, the national … Continue reading

June 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Helen and Morris Zoren Awards — World Theater — 2012-13 Season

People in the theater, like people in all professions and industries, enjoy recognition. Recently, I posted the winners and top contenders for the Philadelphia Theater Critic’s Award. For every season … Continue reading

January 8, 2014 · 1 Comment

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