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NSMT’s ‘All Shook Up’ had them standing up

BEVERLY — Starting a musical with a parcel of Elvis Presley hits is like a baseball pitcher starting an at-bat with an 0-2 count on the hitter. Now that that is settled, it’s… Continue reading

Reagle is accustomed to Pfisterer’s face

WALTHAM — Broadway actress Sarah Pfisterer has become closely identified with the Reagle Music Theatre, shining in a long succession of roles over the past decade. Think David Coffee and George Dvorsky at… Continue reading

Company One’s ‘Chad Deity’ is a grand slam

BOSTON — Company One‘s production of Kris Diaz‘s “The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity” is an entertaining, funny and heartfelt two hours about what happens when you put yourself — and your body… Continue reading

Youngsters come to fore in NSMT’s ‘Annie’

BEVERLY — The old actor’s saw applies here: never act opposite children or animals. That’s because they frequntly steal a scene — or in this case — your heart. A talented crew of… Continue reading

At times, Reagle’s "Birdie" flys high

WALTHAM — The Reagle Music Theatre of Greater Boston is celebrating its 44th summer season, no mean feat as area theater companies sputter, cough and disappear. Founder Robert Eagle’s formula has included shows that… Continue reading

OnBostonStages Makes its Debut

OnBostonStages will be an in-depth look at the theater scene in Eastern Massachusetts with mini-reviews, features, essays, and interviews. I will endeavor to give honest, informed, fair opinions along with profiles, notes and information… Continue reading