One of the highlights of my time at New Harmony Theatre and the University of Southern Indiana was our annual repertory project, a co-production between the professional theatre and the university. THE CRUCIBLE was our first joint project. Staged in the round, with a cast of over twenty, in a 99-seat black box, it truly […]
Amanda Wingfield in high-flying jonquil mode. Joy Franz, celebrated for her roles in the legendary Broadway musical productions of Company, Pippin, and Into the Woods, is also a terrific dramatic actress–and a giving collaborator. She gave a shattering performance. Expert work from Marvell company member Markus Potter as the Gentleman Caller and Loren Dunn, looking […]
This encounter — a climactic confrontation between The Mother and and The Bride in a generations-long blood feud — was one of my favorite moments in Marvell Rep’s production of Blood Wedding. Lorraine Serabian and Evgeniya Radilova (as The Mother and The Bride) played with passion and intensity.