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Friday, August 16, 2019

'Antigone' by ERA/SATE is brilliant and hilarious by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Greek tragedy gets an update in new production.

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Tuesday, August 13, 2019
Sunday, August 11, 2019
Saturday, August 10, 2019

'Guys and Dolls' is old-school fun by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Stray Dog Theatre presents classic musical.

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Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Muny's 'Matilda' blends poignancy with pizzazz by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The Muny presents musical based on Roald Dahl book.

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Saturday, August 3, 2019

Theater inspired by Ferguson helps 'understand how we got here' by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Among the merits of theater is its ability to respond to social phenomena, often walking the line between art and activism. After the shooting of Michael Brown, Ferguson made the transition …

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Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Muny's 'Paint Your Wagon' is pure gold by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The Muny presents revised Lerner & Loewe musical.

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Thursday, July 25, 2019

'Grease' at Stages St. Louis is slickly entertaining by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Stages St. Louis presents rock 'n' roll romp.

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Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Magic Smoking Monkey's 'Jaws: The Parody' is silly fun by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Magic Smoking Monkey spoofs Spielberg classic.

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Saturday, July 20, 2019

'Footloose' leaps from screen to Muny stage with style by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The Muny presents musical based on 1984 film.

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Friday, July 12, 2019

Stifel Theatre Broadway Series includes SpongeBob, Janis Joplin and more by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

A legendary rock singer, a classic film, an acclaimed novel and a popular cartoon character are the inspirations for musicals coming to Stifel Theatre.

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Thursday, July 11, 2019

Muny's updated 'Cinderella' is a fun, flashy fairy tale by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The Muny stages a lesser-known Rodgers & Hammerstein musical.

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Meredith Baxter will star in 'Angels in America' at the Rep by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Two notable television actors — one from a current crime series, the other from a classic sitcom — are set to star in the upcoming production of "Angels in America" at the Repertory Thea…

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Sunday, July 7, 2019
Tuesday, July 2, 2019

'The Revolutionists' goes for offbeat comedy by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Insight Theatre Company production is fascinating but flawed.

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Saturday, June 29, 2019

'1776' at the Muny has the ring of freedom by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The Muny stages musical about the founding fathers.

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Thursday, June 27, 2019

Local performer wins a Jimmy Award on Broadway by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Anna Gassett took honors for Best Dancer.

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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Max & Louie's powerful 'Indecent' is in tune with the times by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Max & Louie presents acclaimed play by Paula Vogel.

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Friday, June 21, 2019

The Muny stages a fun, high-stepping 'Kinky Boots' by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The Muny presents show with a score by Cyndi Lauper.

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Thursday, June 20, 2019

2 St. Louis teens will debut on Broadway at Jimmy Awards by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Ceremony recognizes achievement in musical theater.

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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

ACT INC's 'Leaving Iowa' is a nostalgia trip by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

ACT INC presents comedy-drama about vacationing family.

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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Muny shows off its new stage with stylish 'Guys and Dolls' by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Tale of gangsters and gamblers gets state-of-the-art production.

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'Sylvia' explores an unusual romantic triangle by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Stray Dog Theatre presents offbeat comedy-drama.

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'Travels With My Aunt' blends comedy and intrigue by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

ACT INC production is based on Graham Greene novel.

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Friday, June 7, 2019

'The Boy From Oz' is a must-see jukebox musical by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

David Elder is spectacular as singer-songwriter Peter Allen.

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Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Midnight Company's 'Charlie Johnson' is a gem by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Joe Hanrahan stars in Midnight Company production.

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Monday, June 3, 2019

'Love's Labors Lost' is high-spirited fun by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Shakespeare Festival St. Louis presents one of the bard's lesser-known works.

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Saturday, June 1, 2019

'Be More Chill' sets teen angst to music by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

New Line Theatre production is nonstop hilarious.

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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

'I Now Pronounce' is a wedding to end all weddings by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

New Jewish Theatre presents comedy of discomfort.

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Saturday, May 18, 2019
Thursday, May 16, 2019

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