A challenging show, with musically complicated, character-driven songs, that demands performers tell almost the entire story through song.
When PLAYBOY OF THE WESTERN WORLD premiered in Philadelphia in 1912, riots broke out. Quintessence’s skillful production features consistently strong performances that manage to surprise and delight.
Is she playing with dolls or is she controlling her own narrative?
A quick, masterful production that would make Brecht proud.
An otherworldly trip into primal vitality
A far cry from Sesame Street and Lamb Chop
Steve Martin was once funny and smart.
Recreates the breezy cynicism of a 1920s speakeasy
An enjoyably immersive experience unlike any other
Sketches of the late night cabaret