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Monday, September 18, 2017

'Blow, Winds' cancelled for Sunday night by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

All three Shakespeare in the Streets performances were cancelled

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Shakespeare in the Streets canceled for Sunday night by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

'Blow, Winds' is an adaptation of 'King Lear,' set in St. Louis

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Sunday, September 17, 2017

Shakespeare in the Streets canceled for Saturday night by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

'Blow, Winds' is an adaptation of 'King Lear,' set in St. Louis

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Donna Weinsting stars in a one-woman British drama by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The Inevitable Theatre Company makes its St. Louis debut with 'Unsuspecting Susan.'

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Saturday, September 16, 2017
Friday, September 15, 2017

A World War II musical welcomes veterans with a timeless score by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Stages St. Louis closes the season with 'South Pacific'

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Wednesday, September 13, 2017

A Tony-winning drama opens the season at the Rep by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Director/choreographer Marcia Milgrom Dodge goes beyond language to tell the story of a brilliant, troubled boy

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The Black Rep season opens with a juicy characters and big problems by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

'Dot' finds three siblings trying to cope with their mother's dementia

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Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Sunday, September 10, 2017
Friday, September 8, 2017

Two plays opening here look at broad horizons by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

A famed musical and an obscure drama open in St. Louis

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O'Fallon, Mo., troupe wins grant by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

O'FallonTheatreWorks stages three shows a year

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Sunday, September 3, 2017

Rep's season opener takes us inside the head of its 'author' by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Rep season opens with 'The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time'

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Saturday, September 2, 2017

Joplin plays a tragic British king — relocated to St. Louis by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

'Blow, Winds' is rooted in Shakespeare's "King Lear"

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Friday, September 1, 2017

A new season, a new sense of energy for Ron Himes and Black Rep by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Ron Himes looks forward to lots of projects with the troupe he started 41 seasons ago

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Thursday, August 31, 2017

For a man involved in a bloody revenge, this 'Titus' remains strangely subdued by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

St. Louis Shakespeare season continues with 'Titus Andronicus'

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Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Prison Performing Arts founder Agnes Wilcox dies in Canada by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The actor and director pioneered theater in prisons

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Monday, August 28, 2017

Intimate and surprisingly comic, Chekhov plays Ladue by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Rebels and Misfits mounts "Uncle Vanya" in a beautiful midcentury house

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Saturday, August 26, 2017

Woolf announces he will leave the Rep in 2019 by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Steven Woolf, who has headed the Repertory Theatre of St. Louis since 1986, will retire at the end of the 2018-2019 season.

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Thursday, August 24, 2017

'In the Heights' shows us Lin-Manuel Miranda before 'Hamilton' by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

R-S Theatrics packs the house with the musical about life at the tip of Manhattan Island

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Friday, August 11, 2017
Wednesday, August 9, 2017

A comedy of confusion blooms at St. Louis Shakespeare by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

St. Louis Shakespeare stages Mark Twain's 'Is He Dead?, adapted by David Ives

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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

'Newsies' ends the Muny season in the highest of spirits by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Menken and Feldman musical has never played the big Forest Park theater before

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Monday, August 7, 2017

New Line's 'Out on Broadway' returns with songs old and new by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Revue presents show tunes from the viewpoints of five gay men

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Stray Dog continues its Ibsen probe next season by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

'Hedda Gabler' highlights a season of musicals, drama and comedy

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Saturday, August 5, 2017

'Ragtime' shows America through three lenses by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Stray Dog's musical reveals current issues from a historic perspective

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Have $15,000? This Muny prop could be yours by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

A big piece of 'All Shook Up' can live on in your back yard

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Thursday, August 3, 2017

National theater group honors Ron Himes by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Himes leads the troupe he founded into Season 41

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New Line offers subscriptions for its coming season by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

An accused ax-murderer, sophisticates on holiday and primitive life forms will sing and dance at the edgy musical troupe

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Monday, July 31, 2017
Sunday, July 30, 2017

New work by new authors will fill the Rep Studio next season by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Dramas explore differences in age, religion and politics

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