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Watership Down — Simpatico Theatre Project at Mandell Theater

Events of this week make it abundantly clear why a group of living beings may want to seek or create an idyllic spot where, like a chastened Candide, they can … Continue reading

November 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

In the Blood — Theatre Horizon

Between playwright Suzan-Lori Parks and director Pirronne Yousefzadeh, all of the power, grit, and exposure of hypocrisy inherent in Parks’s “In the Blood” comes roiling to the surface where reality … Continue reading

May 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Henry V — Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre

Aaron Cromie specializes in giving plays kinetic motion. His productions always brim with life and, when possible, are set in an alternative time and place them offsets themes and often … Continue reading

November 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Incorruptible — Arden Theatre Company

Religion was heady business in 1250. Even more than it is today. Competition was particularly rife for relics, skeletons and even digits of saints that could draw pilgrims who would … Continue reading

June 1, 2014 · 1 Comment

Hinckley — New City Stage at The Adrienne

 “Hinckley,” Ginger Dayle’s world premiere play at New City StageCompany, is so  complete, so well-structured, and so detailed, it’s difficult to regard it as the first workshop production of a … Continue reading

March 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

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