Tag: Phil Dorian

Scene on Stage: ‘A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum’

By Phil Dorian No one was more skeptical than I when Two River Theater announced an all-male “A Funny Thing Happened On the Way to the Forum,” a musical comedy...

November 24, 2015 | comments

Theater Review: Peter Pan

By Phil Dorian Phoenix Productions’ “Peter Pan” is the first Count Basie Theatre show following the announcement of the venue’s ambitious expansion plans. Uplifted – literally and figuratively – by...

November 18, 2015 | comments

Theater Review: The Seedbed

by Philip Dorian Don’t you love a play that sprinkles mysterious hints throughout about plot and characters before resolving its loose ends in the final scene? With an ending you wouldn’t...

October 22, 2015 | comments

Pope Francis Brought Joy to Area Residents

By John Burton The throngs of people, the incalculable crowds, who arrived hours – if not days – early, were there for just a view, a glimpse – just a...

October 1, 2015 | comments

The 2012-13 Broadway Season Tony Awards: Predictions

By Phil Dorian The American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards honor theatrical excellence at the Broadway level. Quibble about commercialism or the exclusion of off-Broadway if you will, but the Tony...

May 31, 2013 | comments