If Bacurau is what an international genre film looks like, color me excited, because it’s a great look.
Theatrically spectacular but without the marvelous profundity of the source novel
There is nobody making films like Quentin Dupieux. The gleefully immature DEERSKIN might be his most mature work yet
In repertory with their solid production of PLAYBOY OF THE WESTERN WORLD, the company presents three of Synge’s one-acts as THE SYNGE TRIPTYCH.
Appropriately enough, THE LODGE leaves us cold.
It’s not to be missed. And that’s no bull.
This years Palme d’Or winner at Cannes was also the opening night film for the 28th annual Philadelphia Film Festival.
An extended consideration of the new Synge production from Mount Airy’s Quintessence Theatre.
Dialect coach Joel Goldes breaks down what it takes to learn an accent.
Hey, who won a 2019 Barrymore Award?
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.
At first it seems to be just another mad housewife story: a church-going, cookie-baking, carpet-vacuuming middle-aged empty nester whose husband works until 11 p.m. and most weekends. But Ian August’s…