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Daily Archives: April 28, 2016

The Ultimate Gift

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Taste – Red Theatre Company

 

In what may be the creepiest, most repellent and nauseating story ever depicted on a stage, we also find, at its heart, an

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Teatro Vista’s ‘Butterflies’ a Passionate Historical Drama

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In the Time of the Butterflies – Teatro Vista

 

Historical drama is a notoriously tricky drama. Explain too little, and you leave the audience ignorant of the play’s

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‘Sender’ Continues Red Orchid’s World-Premiere Winning Streak

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Sender – A Red Orchid

 

A Red Orchid Theatre is highly skilled at premieres – both of the Midwest and World variety – and it’s latest show, the

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Shattered Globe’s ‘Heat of the Night’ a Blistering Experience

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In The Heat of the Night – Shattered Globe

 

“In the Heat of the Night” is one of the defining films of the Civil Rights era. Driven by a searing lead performance from

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Citizen Ruth

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180 Degree Rule at Babes with Blades

Ruth Alice Bennett (Amy E. Harmon) died, at the hight of her fame, in a studio fire on night in 1937. The celluloid she

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