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Tuesday, April 26, 2022

Bougie Black single moms have their say in ‘The Mamalogues’ at 1st Stage by Gwyneth Sholar

Their honest emotion and tongue-in-cheek humor sweep the audience away.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 02:23PM
Friday, April 1, 2022

Ryan J. Haddad’s brilliant ‘Hi, Are You Single?’ dazzles at Woolly Mammoth by Gwyneth Sholar

The actor-playwright is asking us to be intimate with him. Don’t turn the invitation down.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 10:15AM
Tuesday, March 15, 2022

American Shakespeare Center breathes new life into ‘Romeo and Juliet’ by Gwyneth Sholar

A spirited show that moves us to root for the young lovers like never before.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 02:11PM
Tuesday, March 8, 2022

A woman does the math with men in ‘Ada and the Engine’ at Avant Bard by Gwyneth Sholar

Dina Soltan is wonderful as Ada, bringing ardor and enthusiasm that is simply infectious.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 12:47PM
Monday, February 28, 2022

‘The Little Mermaid Cocktail Experience’ is an otherworldly delight by Gwyneth Sholar

It’s an atmosphere that’s at once cozy and ominous, but most of all, enthralling.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 06:41PM
Tuesday, February 15, 2022

‘Girls of Madison Street’ celebrates Black sisterhood at Creative Cauldron by Gwyneth Sholar

The actors are simply remarkable, so natural and at ease that the plot becomes secondary to their electric chemistry as an ensemble.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 05:07AM
Sunday, February 6, 2022

Psalmayene 24’s beautiful ‘Dear Mapel’ at Mosaic contains worlds of feeling by Gwyneth Sholar

In his willingness to be vulnerable there is strength, and in his multifaceted storytelling, each and every emotion strikes a chord.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 10:28PM
Monday, January 31, 2022

In Prologue Theatre’s sweet ‘World Builders,’ two loners connect by Gwyneth Sholar

The comedic chemistry between Harrison Smith and Fabiolla Da Silva pops and flickers like a log catching fire.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 12:41PM

Rockville Little Theatre’s ‘Bad Seed’ questions a problematic play by Gwyneth Sholar

The show's 1950s gender dynamics have not aged well, but the intriguing production sparks conversation.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 06:10AM
Friday, January 21, 2022

Musical power of ‘Bright Star’ astounds at Little Theatre of Alexandria by Gwyneth Sholar

The total commitment of each person in the cast really dazzles. Their rock-solid togetherness in music and choreography sets the tone for the show.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 01:02PM
Monday, December 6, 2021

Beautifully simple ‘Man Covets Bird’ shines at Spooky Action Theater by Gwyneth Sholar

A short and sweet escape into a parallel world with an invisible bird.

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 12:50PM

All that Chat

Sep 14, 2021: Chicago - Ambassador Theatre
Oct 17, 2021: Dana H. - Lyceum Theatre
Mar 28, 2022: Plaza Suite - Hudson Theatre
Apr 17, 2022: The Minutes - Studio 54
Apr 28, 2022: Macbeth - Lyceum Theatre