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Archive for May, 2013

Faction of Fools The Lady Becomes Him

By • May 7th, 2013 • Category: Reviews, Washington DC

Faction of Fools’ production of The Lady Becomes Him is an enjoyable frolic through 17th-century Naples, peopled by a group of fun-loving actors.




Arena Stage Other Desert Cities

By • May 4th, 2013 • Category: Reviews, Washington DC

Other Desert Cities is a good, rather than a great, script, and the success of a production rests largely with the quality of the acting. Arena’s production scores high in this respect.




West Potomac High School Young Frankenstein the Musical

By • May 2nd, 2013 • Category: Cappies, Virginia

The cast and crew of Young Frankenstein the Musical successfully brought this tale to life, combining gut-splitting humor with heartfelt moments, bringing the audience to a well-deserved standing ovation.




Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology Don’t Count on Forever

By • May 2nd, 2013 • Category: Cappies, Virginia

In a heart-warming rendition of Nancy Gilsenan’s Don’t Count on Forever last week, Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology drove the audience back to the classic 1980s.




Heritage High School West Side Story

By • May 2nd, 2013 • Category: Cappies, Virginia

With striking choreography, high energy, and minimalist technical elements, Heritage High School reminded us that somewhere, there is a place for all of us.




T.C. Williams High School The Wiz

By • May 2nd, 2013 • Category: Cappies, Virginia

T.C. Williams High School’s cast used their abundant vocal strengths, superb comedic timing, and strong characterization to create an exciting and enjoyable production of The Wiz.




Cadence Theatre Next to Normal

By • May 1st, 2013 • Category: Reviews, Virginia

If you want to see a production that is both vocally memorable and emotionally powerful, then to quote the title of one of the show’s songs, Next To Normal is “Perfect For You.”




Little Theatre of Alexandria 33 Variations

By • May 1st, 2013 • Category: Reviews, Virginia

Every aspect of LTA’s 33 Variations — acting, music, technical theater — exceeded even the high expectations an audience has for the work of a top-tier community theater company.




Reston Community Players 33 Variations

By • May 1st, 2013 • Category: Reviews, Virginia

RCP’s 33 Variations is a truly moving performance by a tightly knit group of people who are equal in their quest to tell a story.