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The Baltimore Waltz
Dancing Through Europe with Purpose

Saturday, October 27th, 2012
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Any great artist knows how to turn personal grief into an aesthetic achievement of some sort. Acclaimed playwright Paula Vogel did just that when she

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In the Summer Pavilion: Hardly a Day at the Beach

Thursday, October 18th, 2012
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Paul David Young’s new play, In the Summer Pavilion, is sparsely written and directed, which might have worked to its advantage, had it not been

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Woman Around Town: Donna Trinkoff –
A Musical Theatre with Love

Monday, October 1st, 2012
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Having worked at Amas Musical Theatre since 1994, artistic producer Donna Trinkoff knows a thing or two about producing a successful show. But the longevity

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Have I Got a Girl for You

Monday, September 24th, 2012
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In the opening scene of Have I Got a Girl for You, the audience sees no actors on stage, but hears only a voice –

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Something Wild—Three Short Plays by Tennessee Williams

Tuesday, September 18th, 2012
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Pook Hill’s Something Wild offers a collection of three short, one-act plays by Tennessee Williams. The plays themselves are minor in comparison to some of

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Cougar The Musical: Welcome to the Jungle

Monday, August 27th, 2012
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If a woman over 40 enjoys dating younger men, she’s called a cougar. If a man over 40 enjoys dating younger women, he’s called a

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Scarlett Fever: The Superficiality of Celebrity Worship

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012
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By now, the public’s superficial obsessions with celebrities have become so commonplace in our culture that it is now accepted, rather than attacked, for what

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Shakespeare vs. Tarantino: Let the Carnage Begin

Friday, August 17th, 2012
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What if Shakespeare had written Pulp Fiction? That’s the question written on the playbill of Pulp Shakespeare, one of many new plays being presented by

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