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Thursday, February 13, 2020

California’s creative economy supports 2.68 million jobs, study says by Kevin Smith

Entertainment and digital media is the largest-employing creative sector in the Golden State, with 740,000 workers.

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Tuesday, February 23, 2016

News: ‘The DOMA Diaries’ to premiere this July at the Capital Fringe Festival by Kevin Smith

“The DOMA Diaries,” a new play about the gay rights movement will have its world premiere this July in Washington DC, as part of the Capital Fringe Festival.  Kevin Michael Smith, a fre…

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Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Theatre Review: ‘Sunset Boulevard’ at Reston Community Players by Kevin Smith

  Reston Community Players continues their 48th season with the musical version of Sunset Boulevard, directed by Mark Hidalgo. Despite a few weak areas, it’s definitely worth checking…

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Sunday, February 1, 2015

Theatre Review: ’13’ by McLean Community Players at Alden Theatre by Kevin Smith

From Grease to Do Patent Leather Shoes Really Reflect Up? to High School Musical, there has been no shortage of teen-oriented musicals. And in recent years, another entry, the aptly named 13…

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Monday, January 19, 2015

Theatre Review: ‘Rehearsal For Murder’ at Reston Community Players by Kevin Smith

Although mystery plays like The Mousetrap (still running in London), Sleuth and Deathtrap were once a significant part of the theatre landscape, they’ve mostly fallen out of favor in recen…

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Sunday, December 7, 2014

Theatre Review: ‘A Very Pointless Holiday Spectacular’ at Pointless Theatre by Kevin Smith

  Tired of the usual Christmas fare? Sick of A Christmas Carol and The Nutcracker and all those tacky Christmas TV movies on Lifetime? Pointless Theatre has begun their 2014-2015 season…

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Sunday, November 16, 2014

Theatre Review: ‘Grease’ at Rockville Musical Theatre by Kevin Smith

Grease has become such a ubiquitous part of our popular culture that even people who have never seen it may feel like they have. And if you’ve never seen the play live on stage, Rockville …

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Monday, October 20, 2014

Theatre Review: ‘Big River’ at Silhouette Stages by Kevin Smith

When Big River opened on Broadway in 1985, it was a welcomed triumph for the American musical theatre. In a decade where British imports like Les Miserables (first English translation), Cats…

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Thursday, October 9, 2014

Theatre Review: ‘Honk’ at Montgomery College by Kevin Smith

Montgomery College’s production of the musical Honk, directed by Matt Bassett, opened on Wednesday. This light-hearted, comical take on Hans Christian Andersen’s “The Ugly Duckling” …

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