Part 1 in a series on Philadelphia directors from Curtains, SilverHill, Macbeth, and The Three Penny Opera. It’s one of my favorite Kander and Ebb musicals and I’ll be seeing the final performance of Curtains at the intimate Walnut Street Theatre on October 24th. Last year I loved Walnut’s production of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels and […]
Archives for October 13, 2010
J. M. Barrie authored a treasure trove of other note-worthy plays along with the age-defying Peter Pan. The rarely seen one-acts currently playing at Rep Stage are threaded together with a focus on the families left behind during the “Great War” while their young men gallantly fought for their beloved homeland.
Playwright Terrence McNally, last in town to see Tyne Daly, John Glover and Jeffrey Carlson perform his trio of opera-themed plays at the Kennedy Center this past April, returns to the area, this time to the tiny Bay Theatre in Annapolis, MD to see their production of his play Lips Together Teeth Apart.