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2006: A Review by Larry Stark
GLAD I SAW IN 2006 Will Stackman's 2006 round-up.
A Roundup of Reviews in 2006 by Carl A. Rossi
"The Santaland Diaries" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Inspecting Carol" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Christmas Revels, In Celebration of the Winter Solstice" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Charles Dickens' Christmas Carol" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Onion Cellar" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Dreamgirls" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Scrooge, The Musical" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Disney’s Aladdin: A Musical Spectacular" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Nuncrackers" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Mrs. Goody" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Bubbly Brown Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin" Reviewed by Becverly Creasey
"Exceptions to Gravity: Avner The Eccentric" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"The Tempest" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"A Christmas Carol" Attleboro Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"A Christmas Carol" Granite **** till 10 December Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Best Little Whorehouse in Texas" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Wings of Desire" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Black Nativity" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Santaland Diaries" & "Season's Greetings" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"A Christmas Carol” (Salem Trolley/Griffen Theatre)" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Avner The Eccentric" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"It's A Wonderful Life" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Little Shop of Horrors" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"A View from the Bridge" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Little Shop of Horrors" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Music Man" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Cloud 9" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Gary's Gold" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Urinetown" Vokes A Minority Report by Caroline Burlingham Ellis (This review first appeared in the Wayland Town Crier)
"Urinetown" Theatre III Reviewed by Larry Stark
"A PLACE TO SAY SOMETHING" reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"All The Things You Are" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Cloud 9" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Nuncrackers" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Boys Next Door" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"To Kill A Mockingbird" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Rabbit Hole" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"Rabbit Hole" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"George M. Cohan Tonight!" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Maritius" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Screen Play" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Urinetown: The Musical" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Stuff Happens" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"IBSEN: A Festival of Scenes" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Ice Breaker" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Urinetown" Vokes Players Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"After Ashley" A Minority Report by Will Stackman
"Little Shop of Horrors" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"After Ashley" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Hairspray" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Around the World in 80 Days" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Tempest" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Iolanthe" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Urinetown" Newton Country Players Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Hamlet" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The King and I" A Minority Report by Carl A. Rossi
"Across The River And Through The Woods" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Respect, A Musical Journey" **** [open run] Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Metamorphoses" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Mauritius" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The King And I" A Minority Report from Larry Stark
"Fiddler on The Roof" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"To Kill A Mockingbird" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"A Little Night Music" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The King And I" reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Little Shop of Horrors" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Fat Pig" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"By The Bog of Cats" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Little Shop of Horrors" A Minority Report by Carl A. Rossi
"The Women" An audio discussion by G.L. Horton & Larry Stark
"The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" **** till ?? Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Almost Asleep" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Little Shop of Horrors" @ Animus Ensemble Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Annie" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Women"A Minority Report by Carl A. Rossi
"Jesus Christ Superstar" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Rocky Horror Show" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Dancing at Lughnasa" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Women" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Smokey Joe's Cafe" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Coming Up for Air: An AutoJazzography" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Women" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Tuesdays with Morrie" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Unnoticed" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Nunsense" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Jesus Christ Superstar" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Mill City Minutes 2006" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Ain't Misbehavin'" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Sense and Sensibility" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Sense and Sensibility" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"You Never Know" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Vía Dolorosa" Reviewed by Will Stackman
"Catholic School Girls" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"A New Brain" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
A Critique of The Critics of "Pillowman" A Minority Report from Ronan Noone
"Monsters: The Musical" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"A New Brain" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Radio Golf" A Minority Report by Carl A. Rossi
"Radio Golf" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Pillowman" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"1776" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Patience of Nantucket" A Minority Report by Carl A. Rossi
"Harvey" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Patience of Nantucket" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Cinderella" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Hence These Tears" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Assassins" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Family Beef" Reviewed by Kay Bourne in THE KAY BOURNE ARTS REPORT
"Momentous Broadway" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Two Gentlemen of Soho" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Anything Goes" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Beauty & The Beast" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Swimming After Dark" Reviewed by Will Stackman
"The Crucible" Reviewed by Caroline Burlingham Ellis (This review first appeared in the Wayland Town Crier)
"The Will Rogers Follies" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Copenhagen" (In Rep) Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"West Side Story" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Music Man" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Sight Unseen" Reviewed by Teri Wilkinson
"Thoroughly Modern Millie" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Lucky Stiff" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Last Days of Judas Iscariot" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Glass Menagerie" Reviewed by Teri Wilkinson
"Thoroughly Modern Millie" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Proof"Reviewed by Will Stackman
"Proof" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"My Yolanda Love" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Move Over, Mrs. Markham" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"singin' in The Rain" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Human Comedy" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Where Has Tommy Flowers Gone?" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Moonlight" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"No Exit" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Beehive: The 60’s Musical Sensation" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Lucky Stiff" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Will Rogers Follies" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Monsieur Chopin" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Love, Sex & The IRS" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Once Upon A Matress" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Annie Warbucks" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"An Ideal Husband" Reviewed by Caroline Burlingham Ellis (Review first appeared in Wellesley Townsman)
"Songs for A New World" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Shape of Things" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Hot Mikado" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Playwrights' Platform Festival Series A" Reviewed by Will Stackman
"Crossing Delancey" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Kiss Me Kate" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Churchyard Motel" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Ain't Misbehavin' " Reviewed by Tom Garvey
"Triple Play" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"La Bete" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
Jackie Mason reviewed by Susan Daniels
"Caroline or Change" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Hiding Behind Comets" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Cinderella" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Flu Season" Reviewed by Erik Sherman
"A Funny Thing Happened to The Forum" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Charlie Victor Romeo" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Miss Julie" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Rat Pack Returns in the Tribute to Frank, Sammy, Joey and Dean" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Kong’s Night Out" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Caroline or Change" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Midsummer Night's Dream" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"42nd Street" A MinorityReport by Beverly Creasey
"Wonder of the World" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Ragtime" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Guys And Dolls" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Fried Chicken and Latkes" Reviewed by Susan Daniels; First published in the Quincy Patriot Ledger
"Guys & Dolls" Reviewed by Caroline Burlingham Ellis
"Better Off Dead" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Misanthrope" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Damn Yankees" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Diffusion of Loss" Reviewed by Red Dragonfly
"Wicked" Reviewed by Susan Daniels
FOUR SHORT REVIEWS from Beverly Creasey
"All My Sons" Reviewed by Erik Sherman
"Chicago" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Angels in America: Part 1" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"West Side Story" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Christine Jorgensen Reveals" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"West Side Story" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Talley’s Folly" A Minority Report by Carl A. Rossi
"Talley's Folly" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Maternal Instinct" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Merrily We Roll Along" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Wake Up And Smell The Coffee" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"I Miss Communism" Reviewed by Will Stackman
"Unforgettable: The Nat King Cole Story" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Wake Up And Smell The Coffee" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"A More Perfect Union" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Talking to Terrorists" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Top Girls" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Never Get Smart with An Angel" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Jesus Christ Superstar" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"A...My Name Is Alice" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Communicating Doors" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"How I Got The Story" Reviewed by Will Stackman
"Aida" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"A Midsummer Night's Dream" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Talking to Terrorists" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"A Great Day for The Irish Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Voice of Good Hope" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Monty Python's Spamalot" Reviewed by Susan Daniels
"Squabbles" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Moonchildren" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Amadeus" A Minority Report by Caroline Burlingham Ellis [This review first appeared in the Wayland TOWN CRIER]
"Criminal Hearts" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Goat or Who Is Sylvia" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"Bill W. and Dr. Bob" A Minority Report by Carl A. Rossi
"Brooklyn Boy" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Bill W. and Dr. Bob" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Hopper Collection" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Fox" reviewed by Larry Stark
"Brooklyn Boy" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Amadeus" A Minority Report by Will Stackman
"Amadeus" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Amadeus" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Things That Matter" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Grand Duke, or The Statutory Duel" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
Ann-Margaret @ Reagle Players Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Goat" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"The Odd Couple" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Goat, or Who is Sylvia?" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Wally's Cafe" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Underneath the Lintel" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Set in Sand" Reviewed by Julie Levene
"Under The Lintel" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Big Apple" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"My Sister in This House" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Flesh And Blood" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Urinetown" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Death of a Saleslady" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Hollywood Arms" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Simpatico" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Tom Crean, Antarctic Explorer" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"Sara Crewe: A Little Princess" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Lion in Winter" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Peter Pan" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Full Monty" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Hamlet" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Shakespeare’s Actresses in America" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Frozen" Report by Beverly Creasey
"Five by Tenn" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"The Lonesome West" Reviewed by Tont Annicone
"Five By Tenn" A Minority Report by Susan Daniels REPRINTED BY PERMISSION FROM THE PATRIOT LEDGER
"Five By Tenn: Five One-Act Plays by Tennessee Williams" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Frozen" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Love A La Mode" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Tom Crean, Antarctic Explorer" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Hamlet" A Minority Report by Carl A. Rossi
"The Prisoner of Second Avenue" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Underpants"A Minority Report by Carl A. Rossi
"Hamlet" Reviewed by Will Stackman
"Unaccustomed to My Name" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"Les Liaisons Dangereuses" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Home" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Underpants" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Afterplay" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Unaccustomed to My Name" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Over The River And Through The Woods" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Les Liaisons Dangereuses" @ Huntington Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Les Liaisons Dangereuses" @ Hovey Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Honk" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
" The 2006 African American Theatre Festival: "Dark as a Thousand Midnights" Reviewed by Larry Stark
" The 2006 African American Theatre Festival: "Rhythm of the People" Reviewed by Larry Stark
" The 2006 African American Theatre Festival: "Dark as a Thousand Midnights" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
" The 2006 African American Theatre Festival: "Rhythm of the People" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Angel on My Shoulder" Reviewed by Tony Annicone

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