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The It Girl — Simpatico at the Lou Bluver Theatre at the Drake

It’s called “It.” It’s undefinable. Different people would characterize it in different ways. You can’t acquire it, rehearse for it, copy it. “It” is “it.” You know it when you … Continue reading

February 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

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

Asking For It — Simpatico Theatre at Adrienne Skybox

Adrienne Truscott is one shrewd lady. She subtitles her show as “a rape about comedy starring her pussy and little else.” She is true to her advertising. Truscott comes on … Continue reading

November 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

In a Dark, Dark House — Simpatico Theatre at Walnut 5

 Among the dark houses referred to in Neil LaBute’s “In a Dark, Dark House” are the recesses of the mind where one keeps painful memories, in the case of this … Continue reading

May 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

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