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Friday, May 26, 2023

Theater Time Review: "Primary Trust" by Joseph Cervelli

A beautifully subtle new play with an unforgettable performance by William Jackson Harper.

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Friday, May 19, 2023

Theater Time Review: "The Fears" by Joseph Cervelli

A haphazard new play unsure what it wants to be.

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Thursday, May 4, 2023

Theater Time Review: "Oliver!" by Joseph Cervelli

"Oliver!" Glorious "Oliver!"

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Wednesday, May 3, 2023

Theater Time: Best Shows of the Second Half of the 2022-2023 Theater Season by Joseph Cervelli

Back in January, I listed those shows I felt were the best up to that point and now the remainder of the season.

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Friday, March 31, 2023

Theater Time Review: Life of Pi by Joseph Cervelli

A wondrous new show based on the best selling book.

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Monday, February 27, 2023

Theater Time Review: "Becomes a Woman" by Joseph Cervelli

This never published and never produced work is among the season's best.

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Wednesday, February 22, 2023

Theater Time Review: "A Bright New Boise" by Joseph Cervelli

Too many issues never coalesce into an involving play.

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Tuesday, January 3, 2023

Best shows, thus far, of the 2022-2023 season by Joseph Cervelli

Along with those of honorable mention.

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Thursday, December 8, 2022

Theater Time Review: "The Bandaged Place" by Joseph Cervelli

A strikingly powerful new play outstandingly acted. Catch it before it leaves on December 18.

SOURCE: at 10:25AM
Friday, October 28, 2022
Thursday, October 20, 2022

Theater Time Review: "Chester Bailey" by Joseph Cervelli

An intriguing and superbly acted new work about being unable to deal with reality after a horrifying incident.

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Thursday, October 13, 2022

Theater Time Review: "Everything's Fine" by Joseph Cervelli

An immensely likable storyteller in a heartfelt solo show.

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Thursday, October 6, 2022

Theater Time Review: "1776" by Joseph Cervelli

This revival succeeds well in the first act but then takes a serious nosedive in the second act.

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Theater Time Review: "I'm Revolting" by Joseph Cervelli

This unpleasant new play seems to indicate that if you need support from loved ones when ill you better look elsewhere.

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Saturday, September 17, 2022

Theater Time Review: "Jasper" by Joseph Cervelli

Thoughtful and sincere but faulty.

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Sunday, July 24, 2022

Theater Time Review: "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" by Joseph Cervelli

A disastrous new revival of this brilliant play.

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Monday, July 11, 2022

Theater Time Review: "Between The Lines" by Joseph Cervelli

A very likable new musical that needs tightening.

SOURCE: at 11:49PM
Thursday, June 23, 2022

Theater Time Review: "Chains" by Joseph Cervelli

Charming and bittersweet tale of seeking one's true dream but being held back by various "chains" preventing you.

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Sunday, April 10, 2022

Theater Time Review: "Birthday Candles" by Joseph Cervelli

An endearing look at the cycle of one's life. A beautifully acted new play by Noah Haidle

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Wednesday, March 30, 2022

Theater Time Review: "Little Girl Blue" by Joseph Cervelli

Laiona Michelle is electrifying as Nina Simone.

SOURCE: at 01:13PM
Wednesday, March 9, 2022

Theater Time Review: "The Chinese Lady" by Joseph Cervelli

A fascinating but thinly written new play

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Theater Time Review: "The Chinese Lady" by Joseph Cervelli

A fascinating but thinly written new play by Lloyd Suh

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Wednesday, February 23, 2022

Theater Time Review: "The Daughter-In-Law" by Joseph Cervelli

A first rate production with sublime performances.

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Tuesday, February 15, 2022

Theater Time Review: "Black No More" by Joseph Cervelli

Fascinating story overwhelmed by musical score and a disappointing lead performance.

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Sunday, February 13, 2022

Theater Time Review: "Space Dogs" by Joseph Cervelli

Great visuals but not much else.

SOURCE: at 08:46PM
Thursday, January 20, 2022

Theater Time Review : "Whisper House" by Joseph Cervelli

A bewitching new musical with a fascinating score.

SOURCE: at 08:10PM
Tuesday, January 11, 2022
Monday, December 6, 2021

Theater Time Review: "Mrs. Doubtfire" by Joseph Cervelli

"Mrs. Doubtfire" abounds in hilarity with a brilliant Rob McClure

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Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Theater Time Review: "Clyde's" by Joseph Cervelli

Lynn Nottage again proves to be one of the most versatile and gifted playwrights around.

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Friday, November 19, 2021

Theater Time Review: "Trouble in Mind" by Joseph Cervelli

An absorbing and intuitive play that has finally come to Broadway. LaChanze simple dazzles leading an excellent cast.

SOURCE: at 05:51AM
Monday, November 15, 2021

Theater Time Review: Morning's at Seven by Joseph Cervelli

A heartfelt delight with a cast to relish.

SOURCE: at 09:26PM

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