Scrappy Shakes Presents Joyful ‘Much Ado’… and Best Original Score of the Season!

Scrappy Shakes Presents Joyful ‘Much Ado’… and Best Original Score of the Season!
BY SANDY STAGGSDRAMA CRITIC Since their very first show four summers ago, Scrappy Shakespeare, Spartanburg’s only professional theater company and only outdoor Shakespeare troupe, has always infused music, original music, in its low-budget but inventive model of theatrical exploration. But...

REVIEW: ‘Fun Home’ is Intimate, Heartfelt Musical Theatre

REVIEW: ‘Fun Home’ is Intimate, Heartfelt Musical Theatre
BY JEFF LEVENE DRAMA CRITIC Winner of three 2015 Tony’s including Best Musical, Fun Home is anything but your typical chorus line, show-stopping fare. Instead it’s one of Broadway’s most intimate and heartfelt pieces to come out of 21st century...

‘Fun Home’ Star to Perform at Piccolo Spoleto Festival

‘Fun Home’ Star to Perform at Piccolo Spoleto Festival
“Fun Home” star Eve Begelman will perform at the Piccolo Spoleto Festival as part of its of its 2019 Rising Stars series on Memorial Day, May 27 at 4 p.m. in Charleston. Eve, 15, plays Small Alison (the author at...

REVIEW: Where There’s SLT’s ‘Smokey Joe’s Café,’ There’s Fire

REVIEW: Where There’s SLT’s ‘Smokey Joe’s Café,’ There’s Fire
BY SANDY STAGGSDRAMA CRITIC Spartanburg Little Theatre ends the company’s Mainstage season with the ultimate song-and-dance show “Smokey Joe’s Café.” And folks this one is a real crowd-pleaser: polished choreography, top-notch musicality and a wholly-inspired evening of entertainment. Showcasing nearly...

REVIEW: Dorman Theatre Wows with Ambitious ‘Mary Poppins’

REVIEW: Dorman Theatre Wows with Ambitious ‘Mary Poppins’
BY SANDY STAGGSDRAMA CRITIC The world’s most beloved nanny flies high again this weekend at Dorman Theatre in an ambitious, elaborate and sweet production of “Mary Poppins” that umbrellas down is the best deal in town this Easter weekend. This...
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