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I ♥ ALICE ♥ I (Curio): Feels like home

I ♥ ALICE ♥ I at Curio Theatre feels a lot like home to Josh Herren

EVERYTHING IS WONDERFUL (PTC): 60-second review

Philadelphia Theatre Company’s production of Chelsea Marcantel’s emotional and thought-provoking Everything is Wonderful is gorgeous

HELLO, DOLLY! (touring): Call on Dolly

Josh Herren realizes he simply loves HELLO, DOLLY!

[nyc] CAMBODIAN ROCK BAND (Signature Theatre): Rocking Off-Broadway

Playwright Lauren Yee’s script is really two shows: an old-fashioned rock concert uncomfortably yoked to a somber history drama.

BABEL (Theatre Exile): Uncertifiable

Theatre Exile’s newest offering left Josh Herren cold. He is trying to figure out why.

HELLO DOLLY! (touring): 60-second review

They sure don’t write them like this anymore. 

What’s going on behind the scenes?: Interview with Bernard Havard on working with his creative team at the Walnut Street Theatre

Bernard Havard shares his experiences with his creative team for A WOMAN OF NO IMPORTANCE by Oscar Wilde: 

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RACHEL (Quintessence): Screaming from the Past

A work of incredible importance to American theatrical history

Considering Wilma’s Next Chapter: Blanka Zizka is joined by three co-directors

Changes are afoot at the Wilma Theater, with Blanka Zizka moving on from her role as sole artistic director after forty years in charge of the company.

Risks can lead to financial loss: Interview with Bernard Havard on A WOMAN OF NO IMPORTANCE at the Walnut Street Theatre

Bernard Havard discusses the risks of running a theater as few producers and directors would be willing to

OUTSIDE MULLINGAR (DTC): An Irish love story

A love story in which the course of love would run smooth if it weren’t for stubbornness, misunderstanding, and Irish prudery

ELEANOR: AN AMERICAN LOVE STORY (Media Theatre): 60-second review

Pleasant to watch and quite informative, but little seems at stake

THE BED SHOW (Unattended Baggage): 60-second review

A delightfully immersive peek into “bed culture”

FOOL FOR LOVE (EgoPo): Secrets, raw passion, and danger

Sam Shepard can set up a world like nobody else

4 Ways CBD Oil Can Help To Become a Better Actor

CBD oil can improve the way you look and make you shine

A HUNDRED WORDS FOR SNOW (Inis Nua): 60-second review

This solo show is performed by Satchel Williams, who can best be described as adorbs.