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CenterStage

Pour Yourself A Cup Of Ambition

Posted  August 25, 2015  by  Keith Waits

Lauren McCombs, Julie McGuffey, & Jessica Adamson in 9 to 5. Photo-Centerstage   9 to 5 Music and Lyrics by Dolly Parton Book by Patricia Resnick From the Screenplay by Patricia Resnick and Colin Higgins Directed by John R. Leffert Reviewed by Craig Nolan Highley Entire contents are copyright © 2015, Craig Nolan Highley. All […]

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Tony Prince
Performing Arts

The Liminal Playhouse Enters The Scene

Posted  August 24, 2015  by  Keith Waits

Jon Patrick O’ Brien, director Tony Prince, Victoria Reibel, Susan Linville, & Michael Roberts in rehearsal for Christmas On Mars. Photo-Richard McGrew   By Keith Waits Entire contents copyright © 2015 Keith Waits. All rights reserved. Liminal: adjective – 1. Of or relating to a transitional or initial stage of a process, 2. Occupying a position […]

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Dance

Dance, Music (And More) Make Connections At Bernheim Forest

Posted  August 23, 2015  by  Keith Waits

Dancers Holly Cannon-Hesse & Sarah Marler at CONNECT. Photo-Blue Moves Modern Dance Company   Review by Kathi E. B. Ellis Entire contents copyright © 2015 Kathi E.B. Ellis. All rights reserved. Saturday’s CONNECT event at Bernheim Forest, now in its seventh year, brought young and old alike to the beautiful environs of the Bullitt County […]

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Louisville Repertory Company

Neediness & Obsession Can Be Funny

Posted  August 22, 2015  by  Keith Waits

Kelsey Thompson, Robert Thompson, & Jacob Cooper in The Food Chain. Photo-Louisville Repertory Company   The Food Chain By Nicky Silver Directed by Gerry Rose Review by Keith Waits Entire contents copyright © 2015 by Keith Waits. All rights reserved In The Food Chain, Nicky Silver takes something of a Darwinian perspective on relationships, presenting […]

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Derby Dinner Playhouse

One More Trip To The Church Basement

Posted  August 16, 2015  by  Keith Waits

Colette Delaney, Rita Thomas, and Tina Jo Wallace in Church Basement Ladies: The Last Potluck Supper. Photo-Derby Dinner Playhouse   Church Basement Ladies: The Last Potluck Supper Inspired by the books of Janet Martin and Suzann Nelson Book by Greta Grosch, with Music and Lyrics by Drew Jansen Directed by Bekki Jo Schneider Review by Annette Skaggs Entire contents […]

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