Monthly Archives: February 2013

Milbury on Ovechkin – A Dog Eat Dog Criticism

It’s been a while since I’ve written about DC sports here, particularly the Redskins or Caps (my two main teams I follow).  I’m not superstitious about sports and understand that anything I write here is going to have no effect … Continue reading

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The Convert

The Convert takes place in 1890s Rhodesia, now Zimbabwe.  It tells the story of Jekesai, a native teenager who has fled her village and an arranged marriage to an older man and into the the home of a local African … Continue reading

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Hughie – Lansburgh Theatre

Hughie, the Eugene O’Neill show is currently playing at the Lansburgh, and is a meticulously put together production from the direction and set to the acting.  This 55 minute one act show takes place in real time in the lobby … Continue reading

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Metamorphoses – Arena Stage

Metamorphoses, currently showing at Arena Stage has been staged for years around the world and received a standing ovation from the audience at Arena Stage, but it just didn’t resonate with me.  The show is a re-telling of the mythological … Continue reading

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Glengarry Glen Ross – Round House Theatre

I’ve seem to hit a run of good theater this month and the streak continued with David Mamet’s “Glengarry Glen Ross”, playing at the Round House Theatre in Bethesda.  Like any Mamet play the success is laid upon the shoulders … Continue reading

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Our Town – Ford’s Theatre

The 75th anniversary production of Thornton Wilder’s “Our Town” at Ford’s Theatre was my first exposure to this classic and I mean this in the most complimentary sense, it is a very pleasant show.  For the uninitiated, the show takes … Continue reading

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The Motherfucker With The Hat – Studio Theatre

“The Motherfucker With The Hat”, which is currently playing at Studio Theatre, explores the various relationships of Jackie in the aftermath of a fight with his girlfriend Veronica. Jackie, who has recently been released from jail, comes home after landing … Continue reading

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