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THEATER REVIEW: OPERATION EPSILON

THEATER REVIEW: OPERATION EPSILON

Joyce Kulhawik March 26, 2013 2

Can’t wait another minute to tell you about the Nora Theatre Company’s absorbing world premiere production of OPERATION EPSILON by Alan Brody– the true tale of the top ten nuclear scientists in Nazi Germany

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THEATER: INVISIBLE MAN

THEATER: INVISIBLE MAN

Joyce Kulhawik January 16, 2013 0

Begin the new year by seeing the powerful, complex, vividly staged and imagined INVISIBLE MAN. Ralph Ellison’s towering novel of a black man’s struggle for identity has been brilliantly adapted for the stage by

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THEATER REVIEW: BLOODY BLOODY ANDREW JACKSON

THEATER REVIEW: BLOODY BLOODY ANDREW JACKSON

Joyce Kulhawik October 31, 2012 0

The political scene is running red as we inch on up to election eve. So the Boston Premiere of BLOODY BLOODY ANDREW JACKSON at SpeakEasy Stage Company is timely– a rock musical about our

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THEATER REVIEW: WAR HORSE

THEATER REVIEW: WAR HORSE

Joyce Kulhawik October 17, 2012 2

There’s a thrilling moment near the beginning of WAR HORSE, where a young colt disappears from the stage, and in its place, suddenly blazing into view, is a magnificent full-sized thoroughbred. I swear it’s

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THEATER REVIEW: THE KITE RUNNER

THEATER REVIEW: THE KITE RUNNER

Joyce Kulhawik September 25, 2012 2

If you read and liked the 2003 best seller by Khaled Hosseini- you’ll recognize the slavishly reproduced play: New Rep’s season opener THE KITE RUNNER. Though I’m told it’s faithful, the life has apparently

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THEATER REVIEW: BILLY ELLIOT

THEATER REVIEW: BILLY ELLIOT

Joyce Kulhawik July 26, 2012 0

LOVE LOVE LOVE this show!!! Last night, I saw BILLY ELLIOT the Tony Award-winning best musical at The Opera House and walked out utterly elated– and surprised! I had seen BILLY ELLIOT when it

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THEATER REVIEW: LA CAGE AUX FOLLES

THEATER REVIEW: LA CAGE AUX FOLLES

Joyce Kulhawik December 16, 2011 0

Planning the weekend? Don’t rule out LA CAGE AUX FOLLES now playing at Boston’s Shubert Theatre until December 18!! Even though star George Hamilton cannot sing, dance, or act, the man generates such debonair

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THEATER REVIEW: HIGH

THEATER REVIEW: HIGH

Joyce Kulhawik December 9, 2011 0

Kathleen Turner has opened her national tour of HIGH at Boston’s Cutler Majestic Theatre (December 6-11)! Just in time for the holidays, HIGH is your basic homosexual, drug-dealing prostitute meets foul-mouthed, recovering alcoholic nun

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THEATER REVIEW: TINY KUSHNER

THEATER REVIEW: TINY KUSHNER

Joyce Kulhawik October 21, 2011 0

Now at the BCA’s  Plaza Black Box Theatre Zeitgeist Stage is presenting the East Coast premiere of five short plays by Tony Kushner called TINY KUSHNER. If only the plays were as succinct as

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THEATER REVIEW: WOMEN OF WILL

THEATER REVIEW: WOMEN OF WILL

Joyce Kulhawik October 21, 2011 0

Tina Packer’s tour de force WOMEN OF WILL : THE OVERVIEW  is now playing at the Central Square Theater presented by The Nora Theatre Company! “WOMEN OF WILL.” is an exploration of Shakespeare’s art

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