The Rep’s Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley Delivers a Witty and Charming Night of Theatre

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Profanities, Slurs, and Limbs Fly in Behanding at Spokane

This play is not for the weak of heart. St Louis Actor’s Studio presents a richly textured production of Martin McDonagh’s A Behanding in Spokane. McDonagh is well known for his dark comedies such as The Beauty of Queen Leeane, The Cripple of Inishmaan, and a personal favorite, The Pillowman. Director Wayne Salomon withholds nothing in his staging of the…

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Tenacious Eats Takes Dinner and A Movie to a Whole New Level

If you’re an adventurous eater that loves to watch movies then Tenacious Eats is the perfect experience for you. Each month, for one night only, Chef Liz and her team stage not just an elegant and unique meal but a night of entertainment, prizes, and laughter. For November, the feature movie was Planes, Trains, & Automobiles, the classic 80’s Thanksgiving comedy starring…

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NEW JEWISH THEATRE PRESENTS A DRAMA ABOUT COMEDY, A JEWISH JOKE

Starting tonight at New Jewish Theatre, November 29 – December 10, is the one-man play A Jewish Joke written and performed by Phil Johnson. The play looks at a dark time in US political history. In 1950’s Hollywood, at the height of the Communist Blacklist, when careers were ruined by a whisper, we meet irascible comedy screenwriter Bernie Lutz. A Jewish Joke catalogs the most important…

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10 Questions With Marc Strathman

This week, St. Louis Limelight will be shining the Director’s Spotlight on the very talented, award-winning Music Director, Marc Strathman. I had the opportunity to ask the Director some questions for our “10 Questions With” segment, where he shared a little of his knowledge, experience, and accomplishments.  Read on to find out what he had to say.

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Oddville: A Love Story? Brings A Unique Perspective to Traditional Boy Meets Girl Story

St. Louis will soon be treated to a unique theatrical experience. From December 27-30 at the Playhouse @ Westport Plaza, Oddville: A Love Story? will tell the classic “boy meets girl, boy loses girl, then wins her back” storyline in a way you’ve never seen before. The man behind the one-man show is Dave Shirley. Shirley has been in the entertainment business…

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10 Questions With Laura Deveney

There has been some time go by since our last published “10 Questions With“ article.  And today we are flipping the switch to turn our Actor’s Talent Spotlight back on, shining it brightly on St. Louis’ talented performer, Laura Deveney.

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Freeburg High School Shines With “Sherlock Holmes”

Everyone’s favorite sharp-tongued detective was brought to the stage in Freeburg High School’s production of Sherlock Holmes this weekend. Showcasing the directing talent of Ms. Megan Mitchell and student-director Brett Harris, the classic show brought laughter, mystery, and “a series of lessons, with the greatest saved for last”.

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SATE Brings the Classic Hit “Of Mice and Men” To Life and “It’s a Dream Come True”

For as long as most of us can remember, John Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men has played a major role in Jr high/ high school English classrooms. Most of us can remember being assigned the novel in eighth grade, and the emotional impact it had while reading. Between the prejudicial issues of the time, and the overall struggle to survive,…

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ODDVILLE: A LOVE STORY? BRINGS UNIQUE MODERN THEATRE TO PLAYHOUSE @ WESTPORT PLAZA DECEMBER 27-30

ST. LOUIS, MO / November 9, 2017 – Dave Shirley and Robert Dubac have teamed up to create the hilarious new comedy, ODDVILLE: A LOVE STORY? The visually stunning, inventive show starring comedian Dave Shirley, will take the Playhouse @ Westport Plaza stage December 27-30. Tickets are on sale now and may be purchased through MetroTix at www.metrotix.com or by calling 314/534-1111. Additionally, tickets will be…

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