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Texas Rep Celebrates Rosemary “TENDERLY”

By DAVID DOW BENTLEY III   “The People’s Critic” They say that “timing is everything,” but after a pandemic year-and-a-half of being unable to fly back east from Texas to visit the bulk of my family, I am now having the … Continue reading

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GATLIN BROTHERS Concert to Benefit Hurricane Harvey Victims

It has been more than a decade since my first enthusiastic comments about Houston’s multi-talented actor/singer/director, Steven Fenley, and the treasured Texas Repertory Theatre for which he would play such an important part. He would ultimately serve as Texas Rep’s … Continue reading

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Cheerful ALICE is a Mixed Bag at Texas Rep

I always enjoy it when my trips to Texas coincide with scheduled productions of the Texas Repertory Theatre. The company’s current cheerful offering of Joan Micklin Silver & Julianne Boyd’s 1983 musical revue, A, MY NAME IS ALICE, while not … Continue reading

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Fun Fling For Farce Fans in Texas Rep’s BOEING BOEING

For you followers of farce it may be time to head over to Texas Repertory Theatre to take in the latest offering, the Marc Camoletti / Beverly Cross comedy, BOEING BOEING.If the recent audience of which I was a part … Continue reading

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Laughs Aplenty in Texas Rep’s PRISONER OF 2nd AVENUE and more to come in BOEING BOEING

For theatergoers looking for relief from the stresses of everyday life and the troubling reports on the evening news, relief was just a theatre ticket away. In a recent production presented by the Texas Repertory Theatre they were able to … Continue reading

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“SPIRIT” of the Season at Texas Repertory Theatre

What better time of year could there be to call forth the spirits than during this Halloween season? And what better way to do it than with the Texas Repertory Theatre Company’s current spooky production of Noel Coward’s classic comedy, … Continue reading

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THE NERD Really Earns His Name at Texas Rep

YourHoustonNews.com_9-19-13 Am I addressing any fans of comedy of the absurd? If so, here are a few notes on Texas Repertory Theatre’s current production of the late Larry Shue’s very nutty play, The Nerd. Directed by Steven Fenley and starring … Continue reading

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BEEHIVE Abuzz With Talent

In the case of the current Texas Repertory Theatre production of BEEHIVE The 60’s Musical, I hope my readers will forgive me if I depart from my usual habit of sequential reporting. Let’s begin then with Act II. It was … Continue reading

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SYLVIA is a Real Dog From Texas Rep

Don’t let that title scare you, but SYLVIA is very much a real dog in Texas Repertory Theatre’s current production of A.R. Gurney’s quite unusual and thoroughly amusing play of the same name. The original production opened in the spring … Continue reading

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Charming Wedding Vows at Texas Rep

           I think I have heard it said that about 50% of all marriages in America end in divorce. Perhaps the sweet Tom Jones/ Harvey Schmidt musical, “I DO! I DO!” should be required viewing for all newlyweds who are … Continue reading

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