Director Whit MacLaughlin employs both live actors and shadow puppets to convey both the darkness and magic of the popular story.View More BEAUTY AND THE BEAST (Arden): An innovative retelling of a favorite fairytale
Aaron Cromie’s good-natured portrayal reflects the real Lautrec, who retained his artist’s eye and famed geniality even as he joined his friends in their sad retreat into alcoholism and the dementia of syphilis.View More THE BODY LAUTREC (Aaron Cromie and Mary Tuomanen): Fringe Review 53.2
THE BODY LAUTREC is not everyone’s cup of tea: a shockingly hard-core depiction of the depravities and debaucheries of Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec and his art.View More THE BODY LAUTREC (Aaron Cromie and Mary Tuomanen): Fringe Review 53
Cathartic, camp, and euphorically uplifting, WILD WITH HAPPY—Philadelphia native Colman Domingo’s madcap adventure with death and grief, love, loss, and sexuality—keeps you laughing while tugging at your heartstrings and ardently reaffirming the joy of life. That’s quite an accomplishment, and Center Stage’s Baltimore premiere is quite a production.View More WILD WITH HAPPY (Center Stage, Baltimore): All That and More!