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Review: ‘Little Women’ at The Catholic University’s Benjamin T. Rome School...

Catholic University’s Benjamin T. Rome School of Music's production of Little Women is nearly three hours of spectacular musical merriment. Directed by faculty member...

In the Moment: Kenny Neal on his Sound Design for NextStop’s...

This is another of my columns that delves deeper into the technical design aspects of an area live theater production. In this case, it...

Review: ‘Eurydice’ at NextStop Theatre Company

The hypnotic new production of Sarah Ruhl’s Eurydice at NextStop Theatre Company is more like a painting or a poem than a movie or...

Review: ‘Into the Woods’ at Catholic University’s Benjamin T. Rome School...

Decades before Angelina Jolie played Maleficent or Idina Menzel defied gravity in Wicked, lyricist and composer Stephen Sondheim was fracturing a whole slew of...

‘It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play’ at Annapolis Shakespeare...

Annapolis Shakespeare Company (ASC) presents It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play by Joe Landay that will delight audiences of all ages. A play-within-a-play, Annapolis...

‘Lovecraft: Nightmare Suite’ by Molotov Theatre Group at DC Arts Center

Molotov Theatre Group’s new production, Lovecraft: Nightmare Suite, an adaptation of six of the old spook master’s stories by Dan Spurgeon and the first play...

‘The Grand Guignol Twist in ‘Lovecraft: Nightmare Suite’: The Horror Is...

Contrary to popular belief, the Grand Guignol theatre did not rely exclusively on blood and gore to convey horror. The psychological element was equally...

Monumental Theatre Company Presents ‘Sex Swap: A Gender Bender Cabaret’ at...

Monumental Theatre Company is a new professional nonprofit theatre company in the DC area run by Jimmy Mavrikes, Michael Windsor, and Beth Amann. In...

‘Carousel’ at Catholic University’s Benjamin T. Rome School of Music

Carousel was Rodgers and Hammerstein’s favorite musical and Catholic University returns it to its glory days with a full orchestra, a big cast, and...

Alex Zavostovich on Molotov Theatre Group’s New Artistic Advisor Richard Hand...

Alex Zavostovich introduces us to Molotov Theatre Group's New Artistic Advisor Richard Hand and Their 2014-2015 Season Joel: Tell us about Richard Hand and how he came...

‘Cavalleria Rusticana’ and ‘I Pagliacci’ at Maryland Lyric Opera

Maryland Lyric Opera presents its debut season at the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at the University of Maryland, College Park with the stunning...

‘West Side Story’ at Riverside Center Dinner Theater

Riverside Center Dinner Theater presents the musical classic West Side Story, based on a Conception of Jerome Robbins, with Book by Arthur Laurents, Music by...

Behind the Scenes at Molotov’s “Normal”: Part 5: Want More? See...

With four shows left in Molotov Theatre Group’s Helen Hayes Awards Recommended© production of Normal  you can also learn more about Germany’s nefarious Dusseldorf...

Behind the Scenes at Molotov’s “Normal”: Part 4: The Sounds of...

Many audience members are not aware of how significant music can be in the experience of horror. Imagine, for instance, Jaws or Psycho without their iconic...

Behind the Scenes at Molotov’s “Normal”: Part 3: Elizabeth Darby: ‘On...

In Scene Nine of Normal Wehner asks the audience, "Do we bear monsters? Or do we create them?" The plot provides easy support for those on...

Behind the Scenes at “Normal” Part 2: Brian McDermott: ‘Bow Ties...

OK.  Confession time. I've never tied a bow tie. Bow tie tying is a strange little thing that I had managed to avoid until appearing...

‘Normal’ at Molotov Theatre Group

Molotov Theatre Group has an uncanny knack for converting its tiny black-box nook into an auditorium-scale operating theater for surgical dissection of the dark...

A Molotov Show without Blood? Behind the Grand Guignol Scenes of...

Some audience members who come to see Molotov Theatre Group’s new production Normal from March 6-30, 2013 may be surprised to hear that not an...

‘The Pajama Game’ at Montgomery College Summer Dinner Theatre by Jessica...

For the 36th time, college students from Montgomery College and around the nation gather in Rockville for Summer Dinner Theatre. This year, they mount an energetic,...

‘Shakespeare in Hollywood’ at Catholic University by Colleen Sproull

It is with great pleasure that I write this review. Catholic University's production of Ken Ludwig's Shakespeare in Hollywood is professional, outrageously funny, and...

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