REVIEW: Shoestring Players Hit Below the Belt in Riotous ‘Great American Trailer Park Musical’

REVIEW: Shoestring Players Hit Below the Belt in Riotous ‘Great American Trailer Park Musical’
BY SANDY STAGGS DRAMA CRITIC While other colleges are closing out the year with high-brow Shakespearean and Greek tragedies (Clemson’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” Furman’s “Romeo and Juliet,” North Greenville’s “Macbeth” and Anderson’s “Oedipus Rex”), the Shoestring Players at USC...

Performing Arts Renaissance Theatre Announces Cast for Premiere Production ‘Into the Woods’

Performing Arts Renaissance Theatre Announces Cast for Premiere Production ‘Into the Woods’
The new Performing Arts Renaissance Theatre, founded by Kimilee Bryant and Candice Bryant, announced the cast for its premiere production, Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s “Into the Woods.” “Into the Woods” will run Thursday, May 5 – Sunday, May 8...

Upstate Colleges are Sizzling with Provocative Theatre

Upstate Colleges are Sizzling with Provocative Theatre
Upstate college and universities have some very provocative plays and musicals opening over the next two weeks and some sure-fire favorites. Carolina Curtain Call will be reviewing some of these. THE HOME PROJECT — Converse College Photography, song, story  and dance...

Upstate Student’s Drama Project Blooms Into Alzheimer’s Awareness Campaign

Upstate Student’s Drama Project Blooms Into Alzheimer’s  Awareness Campaign
BY SANDY STAGGS DRAMA CRITIC & PUBLISHER Lauren McGaha, a senior at USC Upstate, debuted her provocative multi-media performance-art piece “Remember When…Not!” this weekend and not a soul in Black Box Theatre was unscathed by this shocking examination of Alzheimer’s. With a premise...