Monthly Archives: May 2009

I, Claudia

This is an excellent play, with a very strong performance by the author in all parts. The masks are odd at first, but after a while, they fade as the characters come forward. Kristen Thomson has the ability to develop … Continue reading

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Blythe Spirit

Angela Lansbury and Rupert Everett are both great in this production. She has more energy than most people half her age. Not great theatre, but a great afternoon of theatre.

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Wicked

A big splashy musical based on the Gregory Maguire novel. Great voices, good production values, but no songs that you remember.

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The Thirty Nine Steps

Hard to believe the John Buchan novel could become a comedy, but here it is. Funny and silly.

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