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Ruth, Billy, Nativity, Ralphie, Free Man, Matilda, Mrs. Wilson, Musketeers, Lintel

BECOMING DR. RUTH — Walnut Independence on 3, Philadelphia, through December 27 — Jane Ridley is consistently engaging in Mark St. Germain’s chatty, informative solo play about Karola Siegel who … Continue reading

November 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Matchmaker — Temple Theaters at Tomlinson

From the moment Robert Jason Jackson begins speaking in his deep, resonant voice as Horace Vandergelder, you know several positive things about Douglas C. Wager’s production of “The Matchmaker” for … Continue reading

April 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Merrily We Roll Along — Temple Theaters at Randall Theater

More than most shows, Stephen Sondheim and George Furth’s “Merrily We Roll Along” depends on its production. When I saw Harold Prince’s original staging in 1981, I loved several of … Continue reading

March 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

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