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Monday, April 12, 2021

TheaterWorks Hartford: A Beautifully Rendered Production of "The Sound Inside" by Joseph Cervelli

Two different actors than the New York production take on the challenging roles and are both first rate. In this streaming version, Adam Rapp's elegiac dialogue is even more affecting.

SOURCE: fromtheorchestra.blogspot.com at 11:10AM
Monday, March 29, 2021

Theater Time Review: A dynamic new CD from Laura Benanti by Joseph Cervelli

Laura Benanti soars with her gorgeous voice in some familiar and less familiar songs in a unique new CD.

SOURCE: fromtheorchestra.blogspot.com at 10:47AM
Sunday, December 20, 2020

FromTheFrontMezzanine: "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" A Stunning Achievement by Joseph Cervelli

Chadwick Boseman's last and most unforgettable performance.

SOURCE: fromthefrontmezzanine.blogspot.com at 12:19PM
Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Theater Time Review: "72 Miles To Go..." by Joseph Cervelli

An uninvolving new play and missed opportunity on a timely subject

SOURCE: fromtheorchestra.blogspot.com at 07:11AM
Thursday, March 5, 2020

Theater Time: "Darling Grenadine" by Joseph Cervelli

A beautifully touching new musical.

SOURCE: fromtheorchestra.blogspot.com at 03:22PM
Monday, March 2, 2020

Theater Time Review: "West Side Story" by Joseph Cervelli

A staggering new production with two memorable lead actors.

SOURCE: fromtheorchestra.blogspot.com at 02:43PM
Thursday, February 20, 2020

Theater Time Review: "Lady G: Plays and Whisperings of Lady Gregory" by Joseph Cervelli

Attending the Irish Rep next best thing to attending Dublin theater.

SOURCE: fromtheorchestra.blogspot.com at 07:52AM
Friday, December 6, 2019
Friday, November 8, 2019

Theater Time Review: "Cyrano" by Joseph Cervelli

A Cyrano minus his wonderful humor.

SOURCE: fromtheorchestra.blogspot.com at 08:33AM
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Theater Time Review: "The Rose Tattoo" by Joseph Cervelli

Misguided direction turns Williams' play into an almost total comedy.

SOURCE: fromtheorchestra.blogspot.com at 07:33AM
Friday, October 11, 2019
Thursday, September 5, 2019

Theater Time Review: "Betrayal" by Joseph Cervelli

Directed and acted with icy perfection. Vastly superior over the last revival.

SOURCE: fromtheorchestra.blogspot.com at 10:34PM
Thursday, June 20, 2019

Theater Time Review: "The Mountains Look Different" by Joseph Cervelli

Not up to the usual standards of prior Mint Theater Company productions.

SOURCE: fromtheorchestra.blogspot.com at 09:22PM
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Thursday, May 9, 2019

Theater Time Review: "BLKS" by Joseph Cervelli

Plenty of laughs but more fitting for a cable sitcom series.

SOURCE: fromtheorchestra.blogspot.com at 09:30PM
Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Theater Time Review: "The Bigot" by Joseph Cervelli

Well intentioned but remains contrived and predictable.

SOURCE: fromtheorchestra.blogspot.com at 03:51PM
Monday, March 25, 2019

Theater Time Review: "Accidentally Brave" by Joseph Cervelli

A riveting one person show that is quite unforgettable.

SOURCE: fromtheorchestra.blogspot.com at 08:39PM
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Friday, March 15, 2019

Theater Time Review: "Kiss Me, Kate" by Joseph Cervelli

Still a robustly entertaining show

SOURCE: fromtheorchestra.blogspot.com at 06:56AM
Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Theater Time Review: "Daddy" by Joseph Cervelli

A bizarre and disturbing new play by author of "Slave Play"

SOURCE: fromtheorchestra.blogspot.com at 07:47AM
Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Theater Time Review: "The Price of Thomas Scott" by Joseph Cervelli

Another entertaining play from the Mint.

SOURCE: fromtheorchestra.blogspot.com at 09:30AM
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Monday, February 11, 2019

Theater Time Review: "The Light" by Joseph Cervelli

Astonishing performances in a stunning new play.

SOURCE: fromtheorchestra.blogspot.com at 04:32AM
Sunday, February 3, 2019

Theater Time Review: "True West" by Joseph Cervelli

Where is the buildup of tension?

SOURCE: fromtheorchestra.blogspot.com at 03:22PM
Sunday, November 11, 2018

Theater Time Review: "Mike Birbiglia's The New One" by Joseph Cervelli

An ingratiating performer in his delightful new show.

SOURCE: fromtheorchestra.blogspot.com at 09:30PM
Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Theater Time Review: "Good Grief" at the Vineyard by Joseph Cervelli

A well intentioned but detached new play.

SOURCE: fromtheorchestra.blogspot.com at 07:56AM
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Theater Time Review: "Fireflies" by Joseph Cervelli

One of the best plays of the current season.

SOURCE: fromtheorchestra.blogspot.com at 07:46AM
Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Theater Time Review: "Bernhardt/Hamlet" by Joseph Cervelli

A very entertaining play with a bravura performance by Janet McTeer. Unfortunately, it goes off track late in the second act.

SOURCE: fromtheorchestra.blogspot.com at 06:11AM

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