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Review: No double trouble with ‘Macbeth’

Review: No double trouble with ‘Macbeth’

A jaw dropping production of “Macbeth” gave the Scottish play a new feel by introducing the classic story to the world of warlocks and modern music using an all male cast.

The Carelessmind Review: It

The Carelessmind Review: It

Phobias are a part of life. Fun fact Coulrophobia is the fear of clowns. Boo! Honk honk. No? Still not scared? Dang. You must be watching IT. IT is about Pennywise the Dancing Clown reappearing every 27 years in the small town of Derry, Maine to feed upon  fearful children. This is a place for […]

Globe Hall gets its wings

Globe Hall gets its wings

The sweat of 200 fans in a venue filled to capacity overpowered the intoxicating smell of smoked pork in the adjoining saloon. Patrons used guitar picks as currency at the bar, where the Red Bull cooler stayed in a constant state of restock. A weekday common room for live music, fueled by sad songs and carbonated caffeine, made it seem dark […]

Review: ‘Appropriate’ looks at racism with white eyes

Review: ‘Appropriate’ looks at racism with white eyes

People are actively seeking out various forms of expression to analyze our current political status. For Curious Theatre Company this makes an opportune time to start their 20th anniversary season with Branden Jacobs-Jenkins’ “Appropriate”.

‘Billy Elliot’ provides hope in dark times

‘Billy Elliot’ provides hope in dark times

Set in the small English town of Eastington in 1984, “Billy Elliot: The Musical,” the winner of ten Tony Awards, follows the story of Billy as he finds a love for ballet and must convince his miner father that dance is what he should be doing.

Review: ‘Thrill Me’ just wants justice

Review: ‘Thrill Me’ just wants justice

There has been a growing trend and love for the roaring 1920s, especially among millennials and others who long for the days of old. The idea of being transported back to a simpler time of flappers and gangsters has such an appeal that some might think that anything associated with the time period must be a hit.