The Letters – Bridge Street Theatre

Review By Teresa Gasparini “What is irreplaceable nowadays?” A sentimental mug you bought in Germany when you were living abroad? No, if that breaks you can just go online and order it from the tiny shop on the corner in Berlin. Letters? Perhaps, but with technology these days you can always scan them to preserve…

The 39 Steps – Clove Creek Dinner Theater

Clove Creek Dinner Theater’s Production of The 39 Steps Entertains, Sets Bar High Review By Louisa Vilardi Steven Bendler as Richard Hannay Patrick Barlow’s adaptation of Alfred Hitchcock’s The 39 Steps directed by Teresa Gasparini at Clove Creek Dinner Theater (Fishkill, NY) is an amusingly eccentric comedy for all ages! With a strong ensemble, a…

The Letters: A Haunting World Premiere Opens Bridge Street Theatre’s 2019 Subscription Season

"What are you supposed to do with the people you love who you can’t save?” Shivantha Singer and Alexis Cofield. Photo Credit: John Sowle Catskill’s intimate Bridge Street Theatre inaugurates its 2019 Subscription Season with the world premiere of playwright David Zellnik’s magnificent and deeply moving new work, The Letters. This haunting new play from…

Much Ado About Nothing at The Center for Performing Arts at Rhinebeck

Review by louisa vilardi Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing Triumphs at The Center for Performing Arts at Rhinebeck The Center for Performing Arts at Rhinebeck opened their production of William Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing on April 5, 2019, making much ado of everything we love about theater: love, hate, language, character, truth and lies. With impeccable direction from…