Donna Northcott wanted to direct The Liar. How could she not? David Ives' hysterical adaptation of Pierre Corneille's 1643 farce simply crackles with comedic wit. Written in 2010 The Liar not only offered Northcott an opportunity to direct a fresh new work, but it also afforded her theater company, ... More >>
Antonia Fraser and Harold Pinter: They were in love, God bless 'em.Unless you're living under a rock, you've undoubtedly heard about Lady Antonia Fraser's new memoir -- the one about her life with playwright Harold Pinter. These two commenced an affair back in 1975 London, when she was a well-kno ... More >>
It used to be that a rite of passage for every theater company was to stage Thornton Wilder's Our Town. Times have changed. Now that rite of passage seems to have passed on to The Rocky Horror Show. This week the NonProphet Theater Company takes its best shot. Consider yourself alerted. Or warned, a ... More >>
This holiday season Dennis discovers that one head-scratcher leads to another.
You don't tug on Superman's cape, and you can't stage Pinter without reading between the lines.
Dennis Brown and Deanna Jent suss out local theater.
Dennis Brown and Deanna Jent suss out local theater
Black Cat Theatre throws itself a grand-opening bash.
City Players of St. Louis
Harold Pinter receives a high-voltage production from City Players
James Hegarty's codes, computers and cantatas
It's about fission, but there's no bang
The Fucking Champs wage their solitary war on the wuss hegemony, the indie-rock cabal, the bass and soundmen
Boorman and Le Carré bombard Panama with lies and lust but only a modicum of laughter