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Archive for May, 2013

Carol Piersol Gidion’s Knot

By • May 31st, 2013 • Category: Reviews, Virginia

Whether it be through angry exchanges, tears, or well-timed awkward humor that breaks the tension; every moment is spell-binding.

Loudoun Valley High School Urinetown: The Musical

By • May 29th, 2013 • Category: Cappies, Virginia

Urinetown: The Musical leaked with the feeling of being alive, and allowed the audience to leave enjoying life a little bit more.

Lake Braddock Secondary School Rashomon

By • May 29th, 2013 • Category: Cappies, Virginia

Rashomon is a thought-provoking, carefully composed evaluation of truth’s place among good and evil, a difficult theme that Lake Braddock Secondary School undertook with vigor.

Fairfax High School Hello, Dolly!

By • May 29th, 2013 • Category: Cappies, Virginia

Matchmaker, matchmaker, make me a match! Match me with Fairfax High School’s production of Hello, Dolly! for a night of fun and flirtation.

2013 Cappies Nominations

By • May 29th, 2013 • Category: Cappies, News, Virginia

The National Capital Area Cappies have announced the nominations for the 2012-2013 Season.

Shakespeare Theatre Company The Winter’s Tale

By • May 28th, 2013 • Category: Reviews, Washington DC

This exquisitely complex production is what theatre should be: Spectacle that also tells a story and conveys a sense of wonder.

Richmond Triangle Players La Cage Aux Folles

By • May 28th, 2013 • Category: Reviews, Virginia

Catch Richmond Triangle Players’ current production of La Cage aux Folles because some of the best of Richmond’s theater is now!

Henley Street Theatre The Beauty of Queen Leenane

By • May 28th, 2013 • Category: Reviews, Virginia

With summer re-runs abounding on TV, it would be time much better spent to come out and see the live suspense in The Beauty Queen of Leenane.

Run Rabbit Run Theatre The 39 Steps

By • May 25th, 2013 • Category: Reviews, Virginia

Although there were a few lighting and pacing problems, The 39 Steps was enjoyed by a good-sized audience with a cast that was comfortable and enjoyed creating an evening of laughter and merriment.

Rude Mechanicals Twelfth Night

By • May 23rd, 2013 • Category: Maryland, Reviews

In all, an amusing evening, and generally decent entertainment for kids ages 8 and up.