REVIEW: “Your Best One” at Capital Repertory Theatre

by Roseann Cane Of the many reasons I have a special fondness for Albany’s Capital Repertory Theatre, one is theRep’s commitment to promoting new plays by less-than-well-known playwrights. Through their Next Act! New Play Summit, playwrights submit their work blindly–that is, without their names on the script–to have their plays considered for selection by a…

“It’s A Wonderful Life: Live from WVL Radio Theatre” – A New Holiday Tradition at Capital Repertory Theatre

ALBANY, N.Y.—NOV. 6, 2019—The everlasting holiday tale of George Bailey and Bedford Falls—Zuzu’s petals, Clarence’s bell, Gower’s gaffe … You know it, you love it, but you’ve never experienced Frank Capra’s Christmas magic quite like this.   It’s A Wonderful Life: Live from WVL Radio Theatre is fast, funny, heartwarming and true.   The show, popular…

REVIEW: “Paris Time” at Capital Repertory Theatre

by Roseann Cane In the Paris Time playbill, Production Dramaturge Teresa Campbell quotes an article from The Washington Post: “France is home to the largest Jewish community in Europe, and its most troubled. A wave of anti-Semitic violence in recent years has shaken Jews in the country to the point where growing numbers no longer…

Thriller “Paris Time” Opens at Capital Rep

ALBANY, N.Y.—JAN. 12, 2018—As you read this, it’s six hours ahead in Paris. As you read this, it is nowin Paris. Steven Peterson’s Paris Time is happening as we speak—as a couple’s peace, a young woman’s life and a company’s fate are challenged by an anti-Semitic terrorist incident. Sometimes a broken windshield is a harbinger, but sometimes it’s…