PhillyStage Archive: October, 2012

Review: 'Othello'

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By Jim Rutter FOR THE INQUIRER Women in Shakespeare’s day weren’t allowed to perform on stage. In Quintessence’s production... Read more

Review: SEVENTY SCENES OF HALLOWEEN

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By Toby Zinman For the Inquirer Seventy scenes. Three hundred lighting cues. Ninety minutes. Four terrific actors. An offstage voice murmurs:... Read more
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Review: The Assassination of Jesse James

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By Jim Rutter FOR THE INQUIRER Director Brenna Geffers showed a bit of boldness when casting only women in EgoPo’s The Assassination... Read more
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Review: 'RFK'

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By Howard Shapiro INQUIRER STAFF WRITER The history play RFK, which opened Saturday in Center City, is special in several ways. It has a rare... Read more
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Review: 'Sherlock Holmes and the Crucifer of Blood'

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By Howard Shapiro INQUIRER STAFF WRITER From: Mr. Sherlock Holmes To: Dr. Watson I say, my dear Watson, we can make immediate deductions... Read more

Review: 'This Is the Week That Is

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By Howard Shapiro INQUIRER STAFF WRITER It was only two hours until Wednesday night’s presidential-race debate, and another political... Read more

Review: A Slow Air

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By Wendy Rosenfield FOR THE INQUIRER The title of Scottish playwright David Harrower’s A Slow Air refers to a type of free-form bagpipe... Read more

Review: A BRIGHT NEW BOISE

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By Toby Zinman For the Inquirer Religion—not intellectual theological debate—but old-time, fundamentalist, burn-in-hell,... Read more