Shakespeare with the Texas twist
Even though the show has not officially opened yet, I had the opportunity to watch a dress rehearsal. My experience could actually start with “it was a dark and stormy night” as there was wind, rain, thunder and lightning as the players played on. Continue reading “Merry War Theatre Group, Much Ado About Nothing”
Can you picture a group of very creative friends passing the bong and writing a play?
After seeing Eddie Hempseed Saves America you will. Continue reading “The Potentialist Workshop, Eddy Hempseed”
What is it that makes a home?
What is it that identifies a community?
Reno Little Theater presents Clybourne Park. This is a play that looks at a time in a neighborhood from two perspectives separated by 50 years. In this snapshot of two distinct times we see the question asked “What is it that Identifies a Community?” The common thread of a house and family ties bring continuity to the story. Continue reading “Reno Little Theater, Clybourne Park”
Have you ever wanted to exercise your existential mind?
Do you enjoy the questions more than the answers?
A few nights ago I had the privilege of attending the first production at Laughing Owl Productions. This is a small theater on Wells Avenue, and is the brainchild of Dave Anderson. Dave with the help of many others intend to produce plays that rely mainly on the spoken word. This small plain venue lends itself to simple sets that focus the attention on the acting and the words. Continue reading “Laughing Owl Productions, Endgame”
Do you consider yourself spiritual?
How does your spirituality show up in your daily life?
The Alchemist Theater is a group of spiritual people, coming together to create a safe space to share energy and explore some of the challenges and gifts this life offers. Founded by Jessica the Jester Levity as a place to express her desire to celebrate the spiritual community, her monthly message is profound and entertaining. Adding the musical elements is Mark Emerson with his full band and choir, writing and arranging original music as well as bringing in music that is well known and loved, his angelic voice and inspirational band give the performance a flow and continuity. Reverend Divine (Christopher Daniels) rounds out the three principles of the Alchemist Theater, his energy and deep spirituality bring a punch to the message, this Mumu wearing, ginger haired, yoga teaching, flamboyant gay man is a delight with a deep spiritual message. Continue reading “Alchemist Theatre, Divine Feminine”