REVIEW: “Better” at Bridge Street Theatre

by DL Simmons The set-up is inspired (literally): In 2010, a respected Alabama biology professor shot and killed three of her colleagues in cold blood. Defeated after a long and humiliating tenure review, the wife and mother of four opened fire in a faculty meeting with a gun her family didn’t even know she carried.…

Aglet Theatre Company Presents a Reading of “Ghost-Writer” at Dewey Memorial Hall

AGLET THEATRE COMPANY AND DEWEY MEMORIAL HALL PRESENT GHOST-WRITER BY MICHAEL HOLLINGER DECEMBER 15, 2018 Matinee: Doors open: 1:30; Performance: 3:00 Evening: Doors open: 7:00; Performance: 7:30 What was the relationship between the novelist Franklin Woolsey and his secretary Myra Babbage?  Woolsey dies mid-sentence, but his secretary Myra continues to take dictation. Attacked by skeptics,…

Twilight Reader’s Theater Presents “Entangled”

Twilight Reader’s Theater, S.CA., continues with a third summer in the Berkshires by presenting a staged play reading of Entangled.  Based on a true story from the memoir, Entangled: A Chronicle of Late Love by Lois Goodwill, a psychologist and Don Asher, a jazz musician. Adapted by writer, Victoria Zackheim, the play explores the independent/togetherness of a couple and its…

REVIEW: “Richard II” at Walking the dog Theater

by Barbara Waldinger How is it possible for a local theatre, performing in a school with a cast of seventeen, including a small group of experienced actors working alongside a number of young students, to mount a credible, fully-staged and costumed production of Shakespeare’s Richard II, a play written entirely in verse? That is what…

Walking the dog Theater Presents Shakespeare’s “Richard II”

Walking the dog Theater, in collaboration with NIKITA Productions, presents: Richard II, by William Shakespeare Directed by Melania Levitsky At Hawthorne Valley School Hall 330 County Route 21C Ghent, NY 12075 Website: www.wtdevents.org Performances: Preview July 18, 2018, at 7:30 pm July 19, 20, 21 at 7:30 pm July 22 at 2:00 pm July 25, 26, 27,…