Author Archive | Ashton Schaffer

13516176_1084432594963023_1206171237369902926_n

Review: ‘Into The Woods’ at Upper Room Theatre Ministry

Once Upon a time, in the city of Manassas, there was a theatre group that was in their 15th year of producing Broadway quality musicals. Every summer a group of talented performers gather to rehearse a visually stunning and musically wonderful show. And this year was no exception. Fresh off their hit from last year’s performance […]

Continue Reading
1939677_1603693449879119_2648535363905217420_n

‘Mary Poppins’ at Oakton High School

Everyone’s favorite Nanny has flown into the halls of Oakton High School. This toe tapping production will get everyone energized as the cast performs iconic songs from the classic Disney movie, as well as new staging brought in from the Broadway production. With a cast of over 30, Mary Poppins is a dazzling display of […]

Continue Reading
bachelorette ad2 (1)

‘Bachelorette’ at Dominion Stage

It’s the night before Becky’s wedding and everything must be perfect. She has the perfect hotel room on the top floor of an NYC skyscraper, a bathtub full of champagne, and the perfect dress. Everything was going according to plan, until her jealous maid of honor Regan invites two tipsy friends up to the room […]

Continue Reading
Other desert cities vienna 200x200

‘Other Desert Cities’ at Vienna Theatre Company

In an upscale California house in Palm Springs, the Wyeth family is gathering to celebrate the Christmas season. What is supposed to be a joyous occasion turns out, on this particular Christmas in 2004, to be when the Wyeth family’s lives are flipped upside down and secrets are revealed. Jon Robin Baitz’s Other Desert Cities, […]

Continue Reading