WAITRESS serves up food for the soul at Playhouse Square

Soul searching and pie making go hand-in-hand in the hit musical, “Waitress,” opening the U.S. national tour at Playhouse Square through November 5, 2017. Playing the Connor Palace, this heart-warming story inspired by Adrienne Shelly’s film is the powerhouse brainchild of the all-female creative team featuring original music and lyrics by Grammy® nominee Sara Bareilles,Continue reading “WAITRESS serves up food for the soul at Playhouse Square”

Final weekend for Rubber City Theatre’s HAMLET

If you’ve never before seen a production of William Shakespeare’s “Hamlet,” you have one more weekend to discover a current take on it by Akron’s Rubber City Theatre. Playing now through October 22, 2017 in their new store front location (2207 Romig Road, Akron, OH), this classic tragedy directed by Dane CT Leasure is played upon aContinue reading “Final weekend for Rubber City Theatre’s HAMLET”

CPT’s THE FAMILY CLAXON proves that it’s all relative

Sometimes the regular insanity of family isn’t enough – sometimes the world needs to be introduced to a group like “The Family Claxon.” Written by Eric Coble, “The Family Claxon” is running its world premiere now through October 28, 2017 at the Cleveland Public Theatre. This no-holds-barred, 90-minute whirlwind is as quirky as a packContinue reading “CPT’s THE FAMILY CLAXON proves that it’s all relative”

The Wait is over for GODOT at Beck Center

Amidst the longing and despair that seeps through the core of “Waiting for Godot” at the Beck Center for the Arts, actor Michael Mauldin finds joy in the chaos. Playing now through November 5, 2017 in the Studio Theatre, Samuel Beckett’s dynamic absurdist piece lays in wait for audiences to come and think. “I hateContinue reading “The Wait is over for GODOT at Beck Center”

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM at GLT deserves a congratulatory fist bump

Modern mannerisms and classical enchantments delight audiences in Great Lakes Theater’s presentation of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” playing now through November 5, 2017 at the Hanna Theatre at Playhouse Square. One of the most known stories by William Shakespeare, “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” always holds new revelations with each iteration. Directed by Joseph Hanreddy, thisContinue reading “A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM at GLT deserves a congratulatory fist bump”