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Saturday, December 7, 2019

SPONGEBOB THE MUSICAL (Forrest Theatre): An Unlikely Hero by Joshua Herren

Philadelphia gets a visit from Bikini Bottom in Spongebob the Musical.

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Monday, December 2, 2019

LITTLE RED ROBIN HOOD (People’s Light): What is a panto? by Joshua Herren

Takeaway: Bring your kids to this unique Philadelphia area tradition!

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[nyc] A New(ish) EVITA at New York City Center by Joshua Herren

Director Sammi Cannoid brings a lot of thought to the Webber/Rice juggernaut EVITA. Can the show’s libretto handle it?

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Wednesday, November 27, 2019

[nyc] SLAVE PLAY (Golden Theatre): Process this! by Joshua Herren

Jeremy O. Harris’ brilliant SLAVE PLAY is designed to shock, provoke, and trigger. It succeeds on all fronts.

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Wednesday, November 20, 2019

MEAN GIRLS (national tour): Doesn’t quite clique by Joshua Herren

“It’s not Ibsen,” I reminded myself, “It doesn’t have to be Sondheim. Just enjoy the show and have fun!”

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Sunday, November 10, 2019

ONCE (Bucks County Playhouse): Once upon a time in New Hope by Joshua Herren

Bucks County Playhouse’s stunning production of ONCE leaves audiences hungry for more.

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Monday, November 4, 2019

THE MYSTERY OF IRMA VEP (Curio): A comedy of labor by Joshua Herren

Curio’s The Mystery of Irma Vep requires virtuosity. Watching the production turns out to be more exhausting than fun.

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Saturday, November 2, 2019

NEXT TO NORMAL (Bristol Riverside): Rock concert or psycho-drama? by Joshua Herren

Bristol Riverside Theatre’s snazzy Next to Normal leaves reviewer Josh Herren cold.

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All that Chat

Oct 06: Slave Play
Feb 01: The Minutes
TBA: Blue