Tesseract’s ‘Spinning Jenny’ Explores Dark Themes

By Jeff Ritter Contributing Writer If someone says “carnival,” do you automatically think “creepy?” Carnivals always seem…

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Uproarious “Life Sucks” Features Compelling Cast at New Jewish Theatre

By Jeff Ritter Contributing Writer Russian playwright Anton Chekhov’s work has influenced everyone from James Joyce to…

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Peanuts Gang Comes Alive in Alpha’s Fun ‘You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown’

By Jeff Ritter Contributing Writer Charles M. Schultz’s “Peanuts” comic strips have been an integral part of…

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Jones, Leveling Lead “Jesus Christ Superstar” at Stray Dog Theatre

By Jeff Ritter Contributing Writer Stray Dog Theatre’s venue certainly feels right for the somewhat controversial rock…

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“Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead” Still Absurdly Fun

By Jeff Ritter Contributing Writer Tom Stoppard’s brilliant meta-play “Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead” is difficult to…

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The Rep’s “Born Yesterday” Is Funny, Empowering, Relevant

In 30 years, when “Born Yesterday” reaches its centennial anniversary, it could be just as empowering and…

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