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Monthly Archives: July 2018

Know Theatre’s “Whisper House” is a Ghost Story that Sneaks Up on You

Review by Liz Eichler of “Whisper House”: Know Theatre Set in a haunted lighthouse in WWII, Know Theatre’s “Whisper House” presents a gossamer thin story-line, but the performances sneak up and grab you.  Written by Duncan Sheik (Spring Awakening, American Psycho) and Kyle Jarrow (SpongeBob SquarePants the musical), a strong cast and interesting premise carry […]

“Complete Shakespeare” Works Well for Cincy Audiences

  Review By Liz Eichler of “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged)”: Cincinnati Shakespeare Company “There’s a lotta love in this room” the actors agree in a riff with the audience during “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged)” at Cincinnati Shakespeare Company. Very True. The Opening Night audience LOVED the show, because the […]

Incline’s “Irma Vep” Shows the Dark Side of the Farce

Review by Laurel Humes of The Mystery of Irma Vep: Incline Theatre The Mystery of Irma Vep, now onstage at Warsaw Federal Incline Theater, is a slapstick comic mix of werewolves, vampires and mummies, set in an English manor ruled by the ghostly portrait of the former lady of the house. Oh, and two male […]

Incline’s “Irma Vep” Provides Plenty of Summer Camp

Review by Doug Iden of The Mystery of Irma Vep: Incline Theatre Consider Halloween in July. What could be better on a warm summer evening than visits from werewolves, vampires, ghosts, mummies and other assorted crazies?  This is not P. T. Barnum but rather the comedy farce The Mystery of Irma Vep which is now […]