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Tsarina on Tour: Lila Coogan visits Philadelphia in ANASTASIA

Lila Coogan transports us from the twilight of the Russian Empire to 1920’s Paris in her role as Anya in the touring production of Anastasia.

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Music in Sketch: DOT MATRIX

The Sketchbook Reporter checked out a musical adventure from Dot Matrix.

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A Curious Role: Austin Nedrow on playing Christopher in THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME

A dog, a mystery and a curious mind! Austin Nedrow steps into the inquisitive mind of Christopher in The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night- Time.

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“Passionate iconoclast and maverick”: Interview with Robert Smythe, Ahab in Hedgerow’s MOBY-DICK

Henrik Eger thought he knew MOBY-DICK until he saw Robert Smythe as Ahab.

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Dance in Sketch: Kun-Yang Lin and Dancers Open Studio Series

Sketching a preview of KYL/D’s upcoming NextMove Dance performances

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KUN-YANG LIN/DANCERS Spring Home Season: Studio Rehearsal

Eri Yoneda caught a rehearsal for KYL/D’s new show at the Annenberg Center.

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The People’s Champ: Getting to know Chris Davis

A long-form interview with Philly’s favorite solo theater artist.

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Examining Janis Stevens as Katharine Hepburn

Janis Stevens IS Katharine Hepburn in Kate: The Unexamined Life

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Getting to Know Erlina Ortiz of Power Street Theatre

A long-form interview with the resident playwright at Power Street Theatre.

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Theater in Sketch: RENT (Merriam Theater)

Sketching RENT’s 20th Anniversary Tour

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Getting to Know LaNeshe Miller of Theatre in the X

A long-form interview with actor and theatermaker LaNeshe Miller.

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Music in Sketch: UPTOWN NIGHTS (Philly POPS)

The Philly Pops roused the rhythm and blues, and the classical and traditional on the same stage.

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A Fairy Tale Role: Lukas James Miller in CINDERELLA

Lukas James Miller takes on the role of his dreams as Topher in Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella.

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The Authenticity and History of Giselle: Interview with Angel Corella of Pennsylvania Ballet

Eri Yoneda speaks with the artistic director of PA Ballet about his new production of Giselle.

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Yossarian Dies At The End: Getting to know Doug Williams

A long-form interview with playwright Doug Williams.

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Theater in Sketch: DREAM GIRL (IRC)

Chuck Schultz reviews Idiopathic Ridiculopathy Consortium’s DREAM GIRL in sketch and words.

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Theater in Sketch: THREE SISTERS TWO (EgoPo)

Chuck Schultz gives his thoughts in words and sketch

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Theater in Sketch: ROLL PLAY (CSZ Philadelphia)

A performance that combines live improv with D&D for a uniquely hilarious fantasy epic