Getting Churched – Black Rep’s ‘Nina Simone: Four Women’ Rages and Praises Its Way Through the Ruins

By CB AdamsContributing Writer During a weekend hyper-inflated with entertainments of mass distraction – in particular, the…

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Steamy ‘Night of the Iguana’ a Multi-Layered Masterpiece

By Lynn Venhaus Managing Editor Desperation hangs thick in the air in Tennessee Williams’ richly detailed “The…

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Actresses Golden in TWF’s ‘A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur’

By Connie Bollinger Contributing Writer Set in 1930’s St. Louis, “A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur” tells…

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Joyous ‘Come from Away’ Reminds Us of the Power of Community

C By Joe GfallerContributing WriterIt is often said that crisis brings a community together. Too often in…

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‘Miss Saigon’ Revival Breathtaking and Heartbreaking

New production on national tour now at the Fox Theatre By Joe GfallerContributing Writer“Miss Saigon” holds a powerful…

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Shepard’s Brilliant ‘True West’ Blazes in Gritty St. Louis Actors’ Studio Production

By Lynn Venhaus Managing Editor Menace is in the air as a tempestuous sibling rivalry escalates in…

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Modern-day Shakespeare’s ‘Othello’ Interpretation Puzzling

(Because of Word Press Upgrade bugs, site was unavailable April 7-16, and this review was not posted…

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Jennifer Theby-Quinn Radiant in ‘Daddy Long Legs’ musical at Insight

By Lynn Venhaus Managing Editor Jennifer Theby-Quinn, one of the most radiant life forces in local theater,…

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