This production is not a tinkering, not even an adaptation in the conventional sense, but a reimagining of the opera.
There is simply nothing like “War Horse.”
“Cirque Dream Holidaze” at the Fox Theatre is a great holiday treat for the entire family.
If you’re looking for something different to take the kids to this Christmas season, “Elf” could be just the ticket.
“Catch Me If You Can” tells the true story of Frank Abagnale, Jr., a young man who created a number of identities and conned millions of dollars.
Playwright Andron lays it on pretty thick in “White’s Lies,” which is something like a French romantic farce with 35 percent less door-slamming.
Importantly, it’s worth noting that good watching is not always easy watching: There is more strong language and vulgarity here than in your typical Hilberry production.
You take risks when you make a 90-minute stage show out of a 30-minute TV cartoon. Some pay off, some are problematic. Like Santa’s sack, it’s a mixed bag And it is, ultimately, a gift for the holidays.
At the Ringwald, sit back with the assurance that the artists think the source material is as tacky as you do.
Those of us who are passionate about our politics, but don’t fit in the one-dimensional spectrum between “red” and “blue” don’t need superficial debates to appreciate playwright Stephen Padilla’s cautionary theme.