Impossible Things Can Happen Every Day with Cinderella at The Fabulous Fox

The version of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella is currently playing at The Fabulous Fox in St. Louis, December 28-31, 2017. This Cinderella has been updated by Douglas Carter Beane from Hammerstein’s original book. Some of the original songs have been cut, without a problem. The emphasis on characters has changed, and new themes introduced. In particular, the stepsisters are now…

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Looking Glass Playhouse presents “Ripcord”

Looking Glass Playhouse in Lebanon, Illinois has a great season this year: they are presenting 4 “new-to-them” shows.  The first was Hunchback of Notre Dame, and this production is a delight called Ripcord. Later this year, we will be treated to Bloody, Bloody Andrew Jackson, and  Almost, Maine. The final production of their year will be The Wizard of Oz.

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Join The Alpha Players As They Journey “Into The Woods”

Friday was opening night for The Alpha Players of Florrisant’s musical production of “Into the Woods.” It’s a most-loved, smart confection/collaboration between Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine, and judging by the smiles on the faces of the audience, this will be a successful 5 show run for Alpha.  The venue was Florissant Civic Center Theater, which is a beautiful community…

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