Theatre Information

Archive for March, 2012

City of Fairfax Theatre Company Disney’s Alice in Wonderland Jr

By • Mar 30th, 2012 • Category: Reviews, Virginia

This is an ambitious production to take on, particularly with a large, younger cast, and features several upbeat musical numbers.

Duke Ellington School of the Arts Twilight: Los Angeles 1992

By • Mar 29th, 2012 • Category: Cappies, Washington DC

Overall, Duke Ellington’s production was well executed and deeply moving. The minimalist sets and costumes let the actors tell the story, which they did with energy and enthusiasm.

Thomas S. Wootton High School The Wizard of Oz

By • Mar 29th, 2012 • Category: Cappies, Maryland

Unlike the heroine of the play, the audience left wishing they could stay a little longer in the enchanting world of Oz, thanks to Wootton High School’s bewitching production.

Riverside Dinner Theater Cabaret

By • Mar 28th, 2012 • Category: Reviews, Virginia

Riverside Dinner Theater in Stafford, Virginia, provides a faithful, competent, and often polished reproduction of the 1998 Broadway revival of the Kander and Ebb musical, Cabaret, a show that has always had moments of greatness along with noteworthy flaws.

Elden Street Players Glengarry Glen Ross

By • Mar 27th, 2012 • Category: Reviews, Virginia

This Mamet production didn’t disappoint. Plus ca change, c’est la meme chose.

Bowie Community Theatre Art

By • Mar 27th, 2012 • Category: Reviews, Virginia

Bowie Community Theatre’s production of Yasmina Reza’s Art, currently playing at the Bowie Playhouse, is an engaging and well-crafted piece of well, “art.”

Providence Players Side Man

By • Mar 26th, 2012 • Category: Reviews, Virginia

The jazzmen of Warren Leight’s 1999 Tony-winning play, Side Man, have come to see themselves as the last, dying remnant of a music to which their lives have been passionately, even obsessively, committed.

Signature Theatre Brother Russia

By • Mar 22nd, 2012 • Category: Reviews, Virginia

Rasputin is the protagonist of Brother Russia, a new musical that is receiving its premiere production at Signature Theater.

Puppet Co. Playhouse Rapunzel

By • Mar 22nd, 2012 • Category: Reviews, Virginia

The Puppet Company’s Rapunzel was the classic fairy tale told with hand puppets in a very entertaining way.

Adventure Theatre Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

By • Mar 21st, 2012 • Category: Reviews, Virginia

Lights, color, music and songs that young children will enjoy with a message for grown-ups that tomorrow is another day made for a fun show.