A strange thing happens in Act One of Rembrandt's Gift, Tina Howe's half-baked comedy about the time-traveling Dutch master and the healing powers of art. As the Dramatic License Productions show opens, we're treated to the beginning of what looks like a powerful drama about two has-been artists wh ... More >>
Dennis Brown, Paul Friswold and Lew Prince suss out the local theater scene
Dennis Brown and Paul Friswold suss out the local theater scene
Dennis Brown and Paul Friswold suss out the St. Louis theater scene
After more than a month of robust activity, it feels as if the local theater scene is about to take a brief hiatus. Blues in the Night at the Black Rep and Little Shop of Horrors at Stages are both closing this weekend. After this weekend The Lady from Dubuque returns to that netherworld where Edwar ... More >>
This holiday season Dennis discovers that one head-scratcher leads to another.
The Arrow Rock Lyceum Theatre is a warm-weather idyll.
Arrow Rock’s 1776 is well worth the drive
The Black Rep moves Macbeth to war-ravaged Africa
Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the dining room
Uneven play bedevils Black Rep's Robert Johnson
An intimate production addresses AIDS without mentioning its name, and ghosts fill the stage
By William Shakespeare (St. Louis Shakespeare Co.)