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Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Review: L’Enfance du Christ, a dazzling, transformative experience from In Series by Gregory J. Ford

As I watched the performance of The IN Series’ most recent offering, I thought about starting my review with a warning: “Don’t go to see L’Enfance du Christ unless you want to be tra…

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Monday, December 2, 2019

What ‘The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time’ tells us about truth, self-deception and lies by Gregory J. Ford

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time is playing in a delightful production that you should see, if you can, at Round House Theatre in Bethesda. It is a mystery. It is a paean to…

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Friday, November 8, 2019

Review: Veils. A moving, inspired look at women from the civil rights era that deserves your attendance by Gregory J. Ford

Imagine that you are a child and you are exploring your grandmother’s closets.  Or you’re an adult whose grandmother has died and it’s your responsibility to go to their home and sort…

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Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Reflection: IN Series’ Stormy Weather could change how we experience The Tempest forever by Gregory J. Ford

“You don’t need a Weatherman to know which way the wind blows.”- Bob Dylan Shakespeare’s The Tempest is a comedy in the sense that it has a happy ending.  However, we only get to th…

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Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Thoughts upon seeing Day of Absence at Theater Alliance by Gregory J. Ford

In Joy Ikekhua’s insightful reflection on School Girls: or, the African Mean Girls Play at Roundhouse Theater, they noted their discomfort with watching, in public, a play that exposed and…

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