REVIEW: The Great Southern Tradition of ‘Laughing Through the Tears’ in ‘Steel Magnolias’

REVIEW: The Great Southern Tradition of ‘Laughing Through the Tears’ in ‘Steel Magnolias’
BY STEVE WONG DRAMA CRITIC There are many good things to be said about Spartanburg Little Theatre’s current production of “Steel Magnolias,” but one near and dear to this Carolinian’s heart is hearing southern accents spoken well. Thank you, SLT...

SPECIAL PREVIEW: ‘Steel Magnolias’ Co-Star Christiania Reübert is Anything But Pink and Bashful About Her Role as Shelby …or Her Own Diabetes

SPECIAL PREVIEW: ‘Steel Magnolias’ Co-Star Christiania Reübert is Anything But Pink and Bashful About Her Role as Shelby …or Her Own Diabetes
BY SANDY STAGGS ARTS WRITER When Spartanburg Little Theatre unveiled its programming line-up last March at its annual Season Reveal gala, the audience proved they knew the lines from Robert Harling’s “Steel Magnolias” just as well as the six ladies...

Guerrilla Shakespeare Presents Gender-Bending ‘Hamlet’

Guerrilla Shakespeare Presents Gender-Bending ‘Hamlet’
BY SANDY STAGGS ARTS WRITER Greenville’s newest theatre troupe, the Guerrilla Shakespeare Theatre Company, embarks on its third endeavor this week with a gender-bending production of one the Bard’s most popular tragedies “Hamlet.” Directed by co-founder Crystal Marie Stewart, “Hamlet”...