Monthly Archives: February 2014

A Sensational Storybook World From Class Act’s SHREK

Some may recall the Sesame Street song of Kermit the frog, “It’s Not Easy Being Green,” and the recent Class Act Production of Disney’s musical, SHREK, is a case in point. It tells the sweet tale of a lime-green ogre … Continue reading

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A Miraculous ALADDIN from Houston Ballet

There are moments in life when, if we are very lucky, we find ourselves in the presence of artistic brilliance of such a high order that the stunning result seems almost beyond comprehension. Such is the case with Houston Ballet’s … Continue reading

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GHOST is Haunted by Audio Excesses at Hobby Center

On rare occasions I have the inclination to paraphrase President Richard Nixon who once infamously declared: “I am not a crook.” In my own case, as I reflect on my work as a critic, allow me to simply say, “I … Continue reading

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ANYTHING GOES “Explodes” Across the Crighton Stage

There is an explosion of local talent in town, and it is taking place at the beautifully restored, and very historic, Crighton Theatre in Conroe, Texas. No wonder it has been called the Crown Jewel of the County. I suggest … Continue reading

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Ensemble Excellence Anchors ADP’s “Diary of Anne Frank”

My recent first visit to see the A.D. Players was long over-due. My friend Ray from New York had spent much time in Houston, and he had told me some time ago about this marvelous troupe while recommending I check … Continue reading

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