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Thursday, July 11,2013

'The Wizard of Oz' at Boulder's Dinner Theatre: A girl and her dog

Once more over the rainbow

By Gary Zeidner
This cultural powerhouse, this multi-generationally much-beloved masterpiece, has been touching hearts and opening minds since the turn of the 20th century.
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Wednesday, July 3,2013

Review: Colorado Shakespeare Festival's 'Macbeth'

Afghanistan-set 'Macbeth' darkly dazzles

By Gary Zeidner
With American troops still on the ground in Afghanistan today and with the relationship between the U.S. and Russia becoming more eerily Cold War-ish every week, Page’s choice to set Macbeth in the 1980s Soviet occupation of the perennially war-torn Iranian neighbor is nothing short of brilliant. This Macbeth may be the most thought-provoking and emotionally arresting production of a Shakespeare play that I have ever seen.
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Thursday, June 13,2013

Lovers and madmen

The CSF gets off to a roaring start

By Gary Zeidner
To say that A Midsummer Night’s Dream kicked off the festival marvelously is an understatement along the lines of saying that the NSA has a vague idea of your calling and Internet browsing habits.
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Thursday, May 16,2013

It was the cat rapist in the solarium with the enema nozzle

An R-rated murder mystery at the Dairy

By Gary Zeidner
In fact, it amuses me to no end that some of the material on their website (particularly the description of Penumbra in the Garden of Twilight’s Cucumbers, the fictional play they’d intended to produce before settling on Delirium Tremens) and in the program so far exceeds in cleverness and craft the dialogue in Delirium Tremens itself.
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Thursday, May 9,2013

Boulder Ensemble's latest is 'Survivor: Leipzig'

BETC ends seventh season on a high note with 'Bach at Leipzig'

By Gary Zeidner
After the rather lackluster The Other Place, the usually metronomically reliable Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company (BETC) comes back strong with Bach at Leipzig. If you enjoyed the movie Amadeus — and if you haven’t seen that film I can’t recommend it enough — you’ll revel in this jaunty, cheeky, fictionalized look at the cutthroat competition to assume one of the highest posts in the rarified world of music in Germany circa 1722.
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Thursday, April 18,2013

Praise the Lord and pass the lefse

The sisterhood of the simmering casserole in 'Church Basement Ladies'

By Gary Zeidner
Even if you are a Dawkins-lovin’, God-mockin’, card-carryin’ atheist, the odds are that during your youth you spent some time in and around a church or synagogue.
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Thursday, April 4,2013

A drama in thriller drag

'The Other Place' is one twist short of zowie

By Gary Zeidner
To quote Public Enemy, “Don’t believe the hype.” To paraphrase the Dead Milkmen, I’m not saying that The Other Place isn’t a good play. It’s a fine play, an all-American play full of good, upstanding people.
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Thursday, March 14,2013

Walking in the whimsy wonderland of 'Almost, Maine'

Love is in the cold, winter air

By Gary Zeidner
Love. It’s life’s sweetest reward. If you let it flow, it floats back to you. Love can be exciting. It can be new. And if you get on board with love, it might even be expecting you.
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Thursday, March 7,2013

A clockwork beige for Boulder's Catamounts

A little bit of sci-fi lite

By Gary Zeidner
If you’ve seen even a small handful of movie commercials over the past decade or so, your mind’s ear will immediately recall the intense, slightly gravelly voice I’m referring to when I ask you to imagine an ad that starts, “In a world where mutants run the surface and pterodactyls rule the sky, the only way out is underground.”
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Thursday, February 21,2013

Wherever you go, there you are

A curious misfire by Curious

By Gary Zeidner
Into every theater company, a little failure must fall. Now in its 15th season, the Curious Theatre Company has consistently impressed me and thousands of other theater-goers with its choices of plays and executions thereof. Curious’ latest, then, is an outlier. A statistical anomaly.
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