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Reviews of Current 2009 Productions

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CURRENTLY RUNNING SHOWS
REVIEWED HERE

"Best of Both Worlds" 2
"Carousel" 2
"Christmas Belles"
"A Christmas Carol" New Rep 2
"The Donkey Show"
"101 Dalmatians"
"The Santaland Diaries"
"Sleep No More"
"Sorry Wrong Chimney"

* Also reviewed in QUICK TAKES

CURRENTLY RUNNING SHOWS
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Please remember to check the play dates at the end of the review.
Currently running plays will be noted with four ****.

"101 Dalmatians" Reviewed by Sheila Barth
"Best of Both Worlds" **** till 3 JanuaryReviewed by Sheila Barth
"Mama Mia!" Reviewed by Sheila Barth
"A Christmas Carol" New Repertory Theatre A Minority Report by Sheila Barth
"Broadway Christmas" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Tru Grace" Reviewed by Sandra Bertman
"A Christmas Carol" NEW REP Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"A Christmas Carol" GRANITE THEATRE Reviewed by Tony AnniconeBR> "The Santaland Diaries" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Shipwrecked!" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Hello, Dolly!" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"An Ideal Husband" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"A Christmas Carol" MMAS Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Christmas Belles" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Velveteen Rabbit" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"A Christmas Carol" Attleboro Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Design for Living" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Best of Both Worlds" **** till 3 January Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Carousel" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"The December Rabbi" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"A Christmas Carol" Company Theatre Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"A Child’s Christmas in Wales" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Peter Pan" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Heroes" Reviewed by Sheila Barth
"Reckless" Reviewed by Sheila Barth
"Avenue Q" Reviewed by Sheila Barth
"To Kill A Mockingbird" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Carousel" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"In On It" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Overwhelming" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"A Civil War Christmas: A Musical Celebration" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"You're A Good Man Charlie Brown" Reviewed by BeverlyCreasey
"A Midsummer Night's Dream" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"The Road to Bountiful" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"ENGLAND / my arm" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Hedwig And The Angry Inch" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Machinal" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown (1999 revival)" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Miser" & "The Imaginary Invalid" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Salt Girl" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Nevermore" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Overwhelming" A Minority Report by Stuart Kurtz
"A Chorus Line" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Pippin" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Fiddler on The Roof" Reviewed by Sheila Barth
"Sorry Wrong Chimney" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Overwhelming" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Lady" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Sparrow" A Minority Report by Sheila Barth
"Romeo And Juliet" PROVIDENCE COLLEGE Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"A Tale of Two Cities" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Sparrow" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Seafarer" A Minority Report by Carl A. Rossi
"The Seafarer" A Minority Report by Sheila Barth
"Romeo And Julet" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Seafarer" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Dead Man's Cell Phone" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Odd Couple" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Summerfolk" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Caretaker" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Speed-the-Plow" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Speed-the-Plow" Reviewed by Sheila Barth
"West Side Story" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"A Long and Winding Road" Reviewed by Sheila Barth
"Dixie Swim Club" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Taming of the Shrew" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"West Side Story" Reviewed by Guy H. Giampapa
"Sweeney Todd, The Demon Barber of Fleet Street" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Cabaret" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Sleep No More" **** till 3 January Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Boy Gets Girl" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"The Good Person of Szechwan" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Rabbit Hole" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Bash" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"Oleanna" Reviewed by Scott Sandonato
"Arsenic And Old Lace" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"2.5 Minute Ride" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" A minority report by Larry Stark
"On Golden Pond" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Bash" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Crossing Delancey" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Flings & Eros" Reviewed by Sheila Barth
"Fences" Reviewed by Sheila Barth
"Mr. Roberts" A Minority Report by Sheila Barth
"Hair!" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Hair!" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Savannah Disputation" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"The Savannah Disputation" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Bull in A China Shop" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Mr. Roberts" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Mr. Roberts" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Good War" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Gingerbread Lady" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Much Ado about Nothing" **** 18 - 29 November Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Lost in Yonkers" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Self-Help" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Kiss Me, Kate!" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"Kiss Me, Kate!" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Donkey Show" **** never-ending Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Sins of The Mother" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Harvey" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Dirty Rottten Scoundrels" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"La Cage aux Folles" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Where Moments Hung Before" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Fools" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Urinetown!" A quick-take review from Deb Bermudes
"Curtains" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Shh!" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"After The Quake" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Baby" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Mame" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Peter Pan" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Mame" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Goodbye Charlie" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Shh!" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Dear Miss Garland" Revierwed by Larry Stark
"The Love List" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Amazing Nano Brothers Juggling Show" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Hello, Dolly!" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Crazy For You" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Hello, Dolly!" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Dream of Life" The Impossible Theatre of Federico Garcia Lorca Reviewed by Larry Stark
The 9th African American Theatre Festival An Assessment by Larry Stark
"The Importance of Being Earnest" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Moonlight And Magnolias" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Children's Hour" A Review by Beverly Creasey
"Working" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"Working" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"42nd Street" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"My Way, A Musical Tribute to Frank Sinatra" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Pirates! (or, Gilbert and Sullivan Plunder’d)" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"Breaking Legs" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Grey Gardens" A Minority Report by Stuart Kurtz
"Grey Gardens" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Miss Margarida's Way" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Pirates! (or, Gilbert and Sullivan Plunder’d)" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Over The Tavern" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Lullabye of Broadway 3" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Spring Aweakening" Reviewed Beverly Creasey
"The Scarlet Letter" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Straight Line" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Glass Menagerie" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Working" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Bunbury: A Serious Play for Trivial People" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Miracle at Naples" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Producers" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Jerry Springer The Opera" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"High School Musical 2" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Picasso at The Lapin Agile" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Elmer And The Elder Tree" A Review by Beverly Creasey
"The Music Man" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Aida" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Funny Girl" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Nine" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Nine: The Musical" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Show Boat" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Charlotte's Web" Minority Report by Janine de Souza
"Chapter Two" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Doubt: A Parable" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Charlotte's Web" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Les Miserables" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Moonlight And Magnolias" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Merchant of Venice" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Butterflies Are Free" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Nunsense" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Humble Boy" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Danny And The Deep Blue Sea" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Charlotte’s Web" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"Speech & Debate" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Gypsy" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"Gypsy" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Wrestling Patient" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Urinetown" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Speech & Debate" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Wrestling Patient" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Aloha, Say The Pretty Girls" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Look And Long --- A Gertrude Stein Miscellany" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Pain And The Itch" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"The Odd Couple" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"West Side Story" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Last Supper" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Les Miserables" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Glass Menagerie" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Godspell" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Pain & The Itch" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"A Grand Night for Singing" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Coriolanus" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"42nd Street" A Comment by Larry Stark
"Stepping Out" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Noises Off" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Fool for Love" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Two Men of Florence" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Over The River and Through The Woods" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Grace" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Playboy of The Western World" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"The Laramie Project" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Italian American Reconciliation" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Barefoot in The Park" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Playboy of The Western World" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"A Year with Frog and Toad" Reviewed by Larry Stark/
"A Blessing And A Curse" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Pajama Game" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Lovers' Quarrels" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Maids" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Swansong" & "Bottom of The Lake" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Exits and Entrances" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"The Foreigner" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Random Caruso" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"Exits and Entrances" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Blackbird" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"A Raisin in The Sun" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Rainmaker" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Dark Play, or Stories for Boys" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Tranced" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Lend Me A Tenor" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Random Caruso" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Frame 321" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Cat on A Hot Tin Roof" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Diary of Anne Frank" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"How Do You Spell Hope?" Reviewed by Larry Stark
Winter Theatre Festival @ Boston Arts Academy Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Fantasticks" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"Shadowlands" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"A Grand Night for Singing" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Bad Jazz" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Cemetery Club" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Cemetery Club" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Waiting for Lefty" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Seussical The Musical" A Minority Report by Janine de Souza
"Fools" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Seussical The Musical" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"The Producers" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"Sourdough Philosophy Spectacle" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Intimate Apparel" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The New Century" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"Psycho Beach Party" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"The Seagull" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Pygmalion" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Mousetrap" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The New Century" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Thoroughly Modern "Millie" Reviewed by Janine de Souza
"Daughter of Venus" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Not Just A Character" (on tour of high schools) Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Psycho Beach Party" Reviewed by Tony Annicone
"The Cherry Orchard" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Cabaret" A Minority Report by Beverly Creasey
"The Duchess of Malfi" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Cabaret" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Corn is Green" Reviewed by Carl A. Rossi
"The Year of Magical Thinking" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"ARTiculation" A Minority Report by Larry Stark
"ARTiculation" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey
"Uncle Vanya" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"Crying Deer" Reviewed by Larry Stark
"The Year of Magical Thinking" Reviewed by Beverly Creasey


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