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Real Thing, TheAmerican Airlines Theatre

The Real Thing Falls Flat

Friday, November 7th, 2014
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This lackluster production of Tom Stoppard’s 1982 play makes one wonder why it’s so appealing to actors. (My supposition being it was mounted on the

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Indian Ink: Now This Is Theater!

Friday, October 3rd, 2014
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Flora Crewe is the perfect 1920’s Anglophile heroine- pretty, perceptive, smart, stubborn, and sexually emancipated. When her first volume of (erotic) poetry was published, the

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Free to See You and Me: Deconstructing Identity
At the NYC Independent Film Festival

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014
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Each of us spends the length of a lifetime constructing an identity for ourselves. We spend all day, every day learning how we fit or

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The Vaclav Havel Project: Absurdism in Arlington

Friday, May 9th, 2014
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The world is shit…that we already knew. There are termites..what can you do? Long before he became the President of the Czech Republic and an

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2011 – A Year Filled with Great Cultural Events
And Too Many Tragedies

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014
by on Living Around

Woman Around Town began as a website for women in New York and Washington, D.C., but after two years we discovered we were being read

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Jackie Maxwell Talks About Directing
Arena Stage’s Good People

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013
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Jackie Maxwell, artistic director of Canada’s Shaw Festival, was sitting in the Toronto Airport waiting to board a flight for Ireland to visit her mother.

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Time to Picnic

Tuesday, June 12th, 2012
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Whether your style is dining in Central Park or Tanglewood listening to music under the stars, relaxing on the lawn at Bryant Park watching an

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Chaos at Arcadia

Friday, March 25th, 2011
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Tom Stoppard is smarter than I am. He’s smarter than you are, too, and don’t you forget it. We’ll get back to Arcadia in just

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