Monthly Archives: March 2011

More Fine Girls

We didn’t see the original (The attic, the pearls and three Fine girls) so we can’t compare. This play is fun and silly. The cast pull it off – as you would expect when the actors are Ann-Marie Macdonald, Martha … Continue reading

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Billy Elliot – the Musical

It was an excellent movie and is now a terrific musical. It is a big risk to put the success of a show in the hands of a 12 year old, which is what this musical requires. Billy is on … Continue reading

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Brothel #9

The second play in a month to deal with prosititutes and violence against women, this one deals with women sold into prostitution by family members who just want the money. But it shows very graphically the casual brutality inflicted on … Continue reading

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The Middle Place

This play started as a video and then was transformed by the creator into a play. It is a very interesting social commentary that raises many important issues about the way society treats adolescents who are living in shelters. Told … Continue reading

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