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QED — Lantern Theater

Beating bongos with flawless aplomb, dancing with ingenuous abandon, donning an elaborate costume with panache, or entertaining enthusiastic Russian guests, Peter DeLaurier endows Nobel Prize-winning physicist Richard Feynman with a … Continue reading

November 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Arcadia — Lantern Theater

Romantic scientists and romantic poets made the early 19th century a period of such magnificent ferment, particularly in England, it is delicious fun to see Tom Stoppard so artfully contrast … Continue reading

October 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Screwtape Letters — Lantern Theater

The difference between literature, of which drama is a subset, and theater has rarely been demonstrated as clearly as in Anthony Lawton’s adaptation of C.S. Lewis’s religious satire, “The Screwtape … Continue reading

June 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Train Driver — Lantern Theater

Peter DeLaurier is giving a comprehensive master class in acting with the superb set of performances he’s contributed this season, but knowing Peter, he would take his varied magnificent portrayals in … Continue reading

April 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Julius Caesar — Lantern Theater

 Voices tell the story in  the Lantern production of “Julius Caesar.” So many of the members of Charles McMahon’s cast have done such sterling work in general during the last … Continue reading

February 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

A Child’s Christmas in Wales — Lantern Theater

 Sebastienne Mundheim’s production of Dylan Thomas’s “A Child’s Christmas in Wales” for Lantern Theater is a theatrical dichotomy. It is admirable in its intention and abundant in creativity while being … Continue reading

December 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

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