Posts tagged "Guy Van Swearingen"

EXTENDED Thru Sept 15 "Simpatico" (A Red Orchid Theatre): Fascinating Story is a LONG Con

EXTENDED Thru Sept 15 "Simpatico" (A Red Orchid Theatre): Fascinating Story is a LONG Con
A Red Orchid Theatre presents Simpatico Director Dado uses cinematic flair to begin this play. The stark stage is preset with only a folded bed. The music blares. And the set is dressed with opening movie credits-like panache. Chairs crash in. Windows drop in. A sofa swirls in. This all happens in moments as the words “Simpatico” and... Read more »

EXTENDED Thru Dec 15 "The Opponent" (A Red Orchid Theatre): Bonafide Winner!

EXTENDED Thru Dec 15 "The Opponent" (A Red Orchid Theatre):  Bonafide Winner!
A Red Orchid Theatre presents the world premiere of ensemble member Brett Neveu’s THE OPPONENT.  It’s the day of the big fight.  Donell is a boxer heading to New Orleans for a pay-per-view match. He’s hit the big time.  Donell is planning to kick off his undefeated career tonight.  As Donell chats about cars and mansions,... Read more »

Review "The New Electric Ballroom": Intriguing Never-Ending Dance

A Red Orchid Theatre presentsTHE NEW ELECTRIC BALLROOM At 1531 N. WellsWritten by Enda WalshDirected by Robin WittThursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 8pmSundays at 3pmThru March 6th Buy TicketsRunning Time:  Ninety minutes with no intermission Reviewed by Katy Walsh What happens to a coming-of-age story if the rite of passage takes a detour?  What becomes... Read more »
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