REVIEW: “The Chalk Garden” at the Ghent Playhouse

by Fred Baumgarten Every generation, it seems, must have its “Chalk Garden.” Major revivals pop up every decade or so like crocuses sprouting in spring. And then there’s the popularity the 1955 Enid Bagnold play enjoys in regional theater, perhaps owing to its meaty dialogue and eccentric characters. Is it any wonder that the Ghent…

Circle Theatre Players Present “The Elephant Man”

Circle Theatre Players announces their production of The Elephant Man by Bernard Pomerance, directed by Eric Washburn.  Show times are May 31, June 1,6,7,8 at 8pm and matinees June 2nd and 9th at 2:30pm on stage at the Sand Lake Center for the Arts, 3880 NY 43, Averill Park, NY.  This moving story about life,…

Confetti Stage Announces Cast for “King Lear”

Confetti Stage is excited to announce the cast for our Spring 2018 production of King Lear! KING LEAR George Filieau GONERIL Laura Darling DUKE OF ALBANY John A Nickles OSWALD Chris Kowalski REGAN Aeshley D. Grace DUKE OF CORNWALL Max Beyer CORDELIA Vivian Wilson-Hwang EARL OF KENT Stephen Henel FOOL David DiPaola EARL OF GLOUCESTER William M Sanderson EDGAR Kasey Kenyon EDMUND James Wild…

Confetti Stage Announces Cast for “Tales from Sleepy Hollow”

Confetti Stage is pleased to announce the cast for their August production of Tales from Sleepy Hollow. Rip Van Winkle – John Quinan Henry Hudson – Chris Kowalski Martha Dutcher/Greta – Elizabeth Helmer Brom Bones – Joe Plock Judith Van Winkle/Katrina – Laura Darling Ichabod Crane – John Nickles Peter Dutcher – Spencer Flottman White Sister…