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Saturday, August 31, 2019

Review: ‘Perfect Arrangement’ at Fells Point Corner Theatre by Max Garner

Long a mainstay of the Baltimore community theater landscape, Fells Point Corner Theatre has been on quite a roll recently – delivering knockout productions like Jez Butterworth’s Jerus…

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Sunday, July 7, 2019

Review: ‘Alter Ego’ by Submersive Productions by Max Garner

Readers of DC Metro Theater Arts who are District-based are likely already familiar with immersive theater. Companies like TBD Immersive have recently begun presenting in nontraditional spac…

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Sunday, June 30, 2019

Review: ‘Romeo and Juliet’ by Baltimore Shakespeare Factory by Max Garner

Not to be confused with the Baltimore Shakespeare Festival (1993-2011), the current “BSF” – Baltimore Shakespeare Factory – has another hit on its hands with their new production o…

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Saturday, June 22, 2019

Review: ‘Steel Magnolias’ at Spotlighters by Max Garner

It’s the mid 1980s. The Oval Office is occupied by a former movie star, Al Gore has yet to create the Internet, and an aspiring actor from Alabama named Robert Harling has lost his younger…

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Saturday, May 25, 2019

Review: ‘Queens Girl in Africa’ at Everyman Theatre by Max Garner

As the middle section of Caleen Sinette Jennings’ “Queens Girl Trilogy,” Queens Girl in Africa is presented in rotating rep with the first piece, Queens Girl in the World (read our …

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Monday, April 15, 2019

Review: ‘Blithe Spirit’ by Vagabond Players by Max Garner

After three – count ‘em, three – local productions of Blithe Spirit during 2018, Maryland audiences are well aware of the fact that it takes more than fear of Christmas to make a Noë…

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Monday, April 8, 2019

Review: ‘Beehive’ at Spotlighters Theatre by Max Garner

There are times when the theater takes daring artistic risks, asks uncomfortable questions, and exposes the darkest truths about our institutions and ourselves. We love the medium for that. …

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