Theatre Information

Archive for October, 2013

Folger Theatre Romeo and Juliet

By • Oct 25th, 2013 • Category: Reviews, Washington DC

In bringing Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet to view, Helen Hayes Award-winning director Aaron Posner puts his stamp on the plague on both houses showing us a world through a glass darkly.

Vienna Theatre Company Picasso at the Lapin Agile

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

Martin’s script is uneven, intermittently humorous and tedious. But the performances at VTC make the evening a worthwhile entertainment.

Teatro de la Luna 16th International Festival of Hispanic Theater

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

Though your immediate plans may not include a visit to Latin America, here’s a timely thought: you can get a right-here-and-now glimpse of our neighbors to the south by visiting the Teatro de la Luna’s annual Hispanic Theater Festival.

Vagabond Players Company

By • Oct 24th, 2013 • Category: Maryland, Reviews

Great songs, an interesting book, a charming and supportive ensemble, rich and beautiful voices, and very talented musicians made for lovely Company for the evening.

The 6th Annual RTCC Award

By • Oct 24th, 2013 • Category: Reviews, Virginia

The Sixth Annual Richmond Theatre Critics Circle Awards not only celebrated the past year of local theatre, it had a blast doing so.

Reston Community Players A Tribute to the Music of Rodgers & Hammerstein & Andrew Lloyd Webber

By • Oct 15th, 2013 • Category: Reviews, Virginia

Pairing composers with styles as different as R&H and Webber is a little odd — like steak and white wine, a friend commented — but RCP’s singers and orchestra made it a tasty dish.

Tantallon Community Players Quartet

By • Oct 10th, 2013 • Category: Maryland, Reviews

TCP’s Quartet was a show with all the mania and heart that one could stand in an evening, and the audience left with a sweet feeling that art could be just as true in the twilight years of an artist’s life.

Aldersgate Church Community Theatre Life with Father

By • Oct 10th, 2013 • Category: Reviews, Virginia

Aldersgate Church Community Theatre has assembled a solid, humorous production to start off the season.

Creative Cauldron Marry Me a Little

By • Oct 8th, 2013 • Category: Reviews, Virginia

Yearning for love through lesser-known Sondheim songs becomes a wistful musical.

Port Tobacco Players Fiddler on the Roof

By • Oct 7th, 2013 • Category: Maryland, Reviews

There are some sparkling moments and performances in Port Tobacco Players’ production of Fiddler on the Roof. If only that energy and inventiveness had carried throughout the production.