After over 300 Broadway performances, Ken Ludwig’s “Moon Over Buffalo” made its way to the University of Mary Washington’s Klein Theater, which opened to a full house last Thursday, Feb. 16. Witty, fast-paced dialogue set the stage for this play. The jokes and innuendos came so quick and often that there was hardly time to […]
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Edward Albee’s “Seascape,” running at Klein Theatre through Feb. 19, presented the UMW Department of Theatre and Dance’s Costume Shop with unique issues and opportunities. Two of the play’s four principle characters were sea monsters (though costume designer Kevin McCluskey noted that those involved with the show “lovingly call them lizards”) and, as such, required […]
This weekend, Studio 115 at the Department of Theatre and Dance will be premiering “Almost, Maine,” a play by John Cariani. This will be the studio’s only staged performance of the semester, due to the large debut of “Romeo and Juliet” in the Klein Theatre this April. “Almost, Maine” will run from Thursday, Feb. 11, […]
By KATIE B. O’CONNOR “Reefer Madness” by Kevin Murphy and Dan Studney is based on a 1930’s anti-marijuana public service announcement and is meant to be the tongue-in-cheek “reenactment” of two high school sweethearts—Jimmy (junior Kristjen Kjems) and Mary (sophomore Andriana Lozier)—and their descent into the seedy underbelly of society. Sophomore Kyle McCartt stands out […]