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Author Archive | Alyssa Denton

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Review: ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ at Theatre Lab

The story of Jesus Christ and his Apostles is a tale as old as time, all having different meanings to each religion. The story of Jesus Christ and his Apostles is a tale as old as time, all having different meanings to each religion. Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice tackle the relationship between Jesus […]

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Review: ‘The Last Five Years’ at Robinson High School’s Rambunctious Theatre Company and West Potomac High School’s Beyond the Page Theatre Company

Jason Robert Brown’s The Last Five Years is not your average love story. It showcases the ups and downs, successes and failures of any relationship but hearing each side of the story told going opposite ways. Writing protégé Jamie and aspiring actress Cathy show us how their happy loving relationship crashes in five years. Jamie tells […]

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‘The Producers’ at South County High School

What does Rio, a Swedish bombshell, singing and dancing gays and Hitler all have in common? Absolutely nothing, but in Mel Brooks’ musical The Producers all come together in an extraordinary hilarious production. These past two weekends South County High School in Lorton, Virginia tackled such a musical. While The Producers does not usually scream high […]

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‘Much Ado About Nothing’ at Mount Vernon Community Children’s Theatre by Alyssa Denton

Mount Vernon Community Children’s Theatre brings William Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing to life in 1982 Italy Spun into an Olivia Newton John and Madonna-esque 1982 Mount Vernon Community Children’s Theatre’s teen production of William Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing, directed by Shakespeare expert Heather Sanderson and assisted by eight grader Emily Lyon. This production […]

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