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MEMORABLE SHOWS 2007 Chosen by Larry Stark
The Addison Awards '07, from Carl A. Rossi
"The Eight: Reindeer Monologues" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Cure at Troy" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Christmas Revels, in Celebration of the Winter Solstice" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Christmas Carol" at New Rep Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"A Christmas Story" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Sure Thing" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Weavers" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"This Wonderful Life" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Panoply" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
'The Mystery of Edwin Drood' A Minority Report by Carl A. Rossi
"Tunney/Shakespeare in Six Rounds" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Sunshine Boys" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Mystery of Edwin Drood" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Kentucky Cycle" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The King And I" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Importance of Being Earnest" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"La Cage Aux Folles" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Importance of Being Earnest" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Hair!" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Hair" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Scapino" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The King & I" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Kimberly Akimbo" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Wicked" Reviewed by Robin McGuire
"The Crucible" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"A Little Night Music" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Bluest Eye" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Nixon's Nixon" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"House With No Walls" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"To Kill A Mockingbird" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Wait Until Dark" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Noises Off" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Les Miserables" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Metamorphoses" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"As Bees in Honey Drown" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Macbeth" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Brendan" Reviewed by Robin McGuire
"Bat Boy" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Devil's Teacup" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Dracula" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Spitfire Grill" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Kentucky Cycle" A Minority Report by Carl A. Rossi
"Gasping" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Veiled Monologues" a personal essay by Terry Seldon Calhoun
"Little Shop of Horrors" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Kentucky Cycle" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Sorry, Wrong Number" and "Clue" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Nunsense II" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Stuff Happens" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"A Funny Thing Happened on The Way to The Forum" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"BUNRAKU: The National Puppet Theater of Japan" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Don Juan in Hell" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Tick, Tick ... Boom!" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"South Pacific" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"A Girl’s Guide to Chaos" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Zanna, Don’t! A Musical Fairy Tale" and "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" TWO reviews by Carl A. Rossi
"Alfred Hitchcock’s The 39 Steps" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Forever Plaid" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Secret Love Life of Ophelia" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Zanna, Don't!" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Mystery of Edwin Drood" A Minority Report by Janine de Souza
"The Mystery of Edwin Drood" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Edgar Allan Poe" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Gypsy" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Arsenic And Old Lace" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Streetcar Named Desire" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Breaking Legs" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Crimes of The Heart" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Secret Love Life of Ophelia" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Man of LaMancha" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Elephant Man" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Don Juan Giovanni" A Minority Report by Carl A. Rossi
"Don Juan Giovanni" [in Rep with "Figaro"] Reviewed by Nanni Feurzeig
"Cabaret" A Minority Report by Caroline Burlingham Ellis
"The English Channel" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Cabaret" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Cabaret" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Wind in the Willows" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Miss Fireworks Contest" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Three Musketeers" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Romeo & Juliet" [In Rep] A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
The Summer Play Festival 2007 (half) Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Music Man" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"A Funny Thing Happened on The Way to The Forum" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"42nd Street" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Miss Saigon" Reviewed by THE OLD GRUMP Bob Guenthner
"Misalliance" & "Romeo & Juliet" [In Rep] Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Fantasticks" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Cabaret" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Blithe Spirit" Reviewed by Caroline Burlingham Ellis (This review first appeared in the Wayland Town Crier )
"Into The Woods" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Miss Saigon" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Wire Men" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Foreigner" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Nobody's Perfect" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Belle of Amherst" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Dear Liar" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Angel Street" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Rent - School Edition" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"ARTiculation" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Mr. Marmalade" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Lost + Found" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"The King And I" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"The King And I" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Side by Side by Sondheim" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"Side by Side by Sondheim" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Side by Side by Sondheim" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"High School Musical" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Third & Oak: The Laundromat" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Leading Ladies" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Lost + Found" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"And Now Ladies And Gentlemen, Miss Judy Garland" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Much Ado about Nothing" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Songs for A New World" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Over The River And Through The Woods" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Love's Labour's Lost" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Singin' in The Rain" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Kiki & Herb: Alive From Broadway" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Singin' in The Rain" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"And Now Ladies And Gentlemen, Miss Judy Garland" A Minority Report by Carl A. Rossi
Billy Connolly Live! Reviewed by David Frieze
"Weekend Comedy" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Closer Than Ever" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"And Now, Ladies And Gentlemen, Miss Judy Garland" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Just Say Love" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Trial of One Short Sighted Black Woman vs. Mammy Louise and Safreeta Mae" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Annie Get Your Gun" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Seven Brides for Seven Brothers" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"Seven Brides for Seven Brothers" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Trial of One Short Sighted Black Woman vs. Mammy Louise and Safreeta Mae" Reviewed by Kay Bourne in THE KAY BOURNE ARTS REPORT
"Hillary and Monica: The Winter of Her Discontent" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Parade" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Arms And The Man" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Radio Free Emerson" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
The Marathon, hours 1-3 Reviewed by Caroline Burlingham Ellis
THE Marathon # 9 Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Sylvia" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Side by Side by Sondheim" reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Parade" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
“Twilight of the Golds” Reviewed by Caroline Burlingham Ellis (This review first appeared in the Wayland Town Crier)
"No Man’s Land" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Sweeney Todd" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Two Rooms" A Minjority Report by Larry Stark
"The Musical of Musicals -- The Musical!" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Curse is Reversed" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Two Rooms" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"And Then There Were None" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Oklahoma!" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Arms and the Man" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Fantasticks" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Confessions of A Mormon Boy" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Secret Garden" a Minority Report from Beverly Creasey
"The Heart of Happy Hollow" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Red Noses" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Flu Season" Reviewed by Arthur Hennessey
"Crazy for You" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Wild Party" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Secret Garden" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"She Loves Me" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Ego & The Oracle" Reviewed by Caroline Burlingham Ellis
"A Chorus Line" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Crazy for You" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Buried Child" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Valhalla" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Valhalla" A Minority Report from Larry Stark
"Valhalla" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Pride And Prejudice" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Lucky Duck" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Jake's Women" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Persephone" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Margaret: Shakespeare’s Unruly Queen" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"I Ought to Be in Pictures" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Ride Down Mount Morgan" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"American Classics 10th Anniversary" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Distant Music" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"Distant Music" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Witness for The Prosecution" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"409 Edgecombe Avenue" Report by Carl A. Rossi
"Carousel" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"409 Edgecombe Avenue" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The All Night Strut" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"I Have Before Me A remarkable Document Given to Me by A Young Lady from Rwanda" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Last Five Years" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Miss Witherspoon" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Miss Witherspoon" Reviewed by David Frieze
"Singin' in The Rain" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Titus Andronicus" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Brighton Beach Memoirs" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Company" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Theresa At Home" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Getting & $pending" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Fat Pig" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"SIN: A Cardinal Deposed" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Forever Plaid" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Schoolhouse Rock Live! Jr." Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"All Shook Up"" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Proof"" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Full Monty" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Well" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Richard III" Reviewed by Caroline Burlingham Ellis (This review first appeared in the Wayland Town Crier)
"More Than What" A Minority Report by Carl A. Rossi
"More Than What" A Minority Report from Larry Stark
"More Than What" A Minority Report by Will Stackman
"King of the Jews" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Oliver Twist" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"The Buddy Holly Story" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Orson’s Shadow" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Dinah Was" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Murder at The Howard Johnson's" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Oliver Twist" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Almost, Maine" A Minority Report by Will Stackman
"Match" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"More Than What" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"King of the Jews" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Souvenir" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Orson's Shadow" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Buried Child" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Souvenir" A Minority Report by Carl A. Rossi
"Almost, Maine" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Souvenir" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Boys Next Door" reviewed by Tony Annicone
"3 Original One-Acts by John Shanahan" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Sacred Hearts" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"Urinetown" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Songs for A New World" A Minority Report by Tony Annicone
"Barefoot in the Park" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Abigail’s Party" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Winter’s Tale" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Picnic" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Love Notes" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Ruthless!" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Beauty And The Beast" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"A Midsummer Night's Dream" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Songs for A New World" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Dancing at Lughnasa" (Pawtucket) Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Dancing at Lughnasa" (Arlington) Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"How I Learned to Drive" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"States of Grace" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Music Man" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"A Raisin in The Sun" A Minority Report by Carl A. Rossi
"A Raisin in The Sun" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Winter's Tale" Reivewed by Larry Stark
"Enhanced Interrogation Techniques" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"From The Mississippi Delta" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Sacred Hearts" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Sacred Hearts" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Six Degrees of Separation" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Silence" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Love Letters" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Woman in Black" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Silence" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Race" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"Race" A Minority Report by Will Stackman
"Murder, Las Vegas Style" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"High School Musical" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Silence" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Race" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Design for Living" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"Sailing Down The Amazon" & "Haiku" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Design for Living" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Bombs & Manifestos" & "Heart & Music" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Still Life: A Documentary" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Guys on Ice: The Ice Fishing Musical" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"See What I Wanna See" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"See What I Wanna See" A Minority Report by Carl A. Rossi
"See What I Wanna See" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Scarlet Letter" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Cherry Orchard" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi

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