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Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike — Philadelphia Theatre Company at Suzanne Roberts Theatre

Christopher Durang is a master gagster who is not afraid to let his education or cultural leanings show is his many comedies, most of which spoof some aspect of modern … Continue reading

April 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Tribes — Philadelphia Theatre Company at Suzanne Roberts Theatre

¬†Communication is constant in the London home Christopher and Beth share with their three children. If members of the family are not involved in some raucous, competitive conversation, computers or … Continue reading

February 1, 2014 · 2 Comments

Nerds — Philadelphia Theatre Company at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre

¬†“Nerds” provides fun in so many ways. Its book, by Jordan Allen-Dutton and Erik Weiner pays tribute to tech revolutionaries Bill Gates, Steve Jobs, Paul Allen, and Steve Wozniak while … Continue reading

December 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

4000 Miles — Philadelphia Theatre Company

Deft acting, warm sentiments towards fully drawn characters, strong production values, astute direction, and well-written individual scenes cannot save Amy Herzog’s “4000 Miles” from reminding us what San Francisco native … Continue reading

October 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

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