Ed Rampell: To revolt, or not to revolt, that is the question? the Hamlet-like Continental Congress argues. As such, along with plenty of singing and dancing, 1776 is – like a Shaw or Bertolt Brecht production – a play about ideas.
Ed Rampell: It’s common to refer to a flick as a good “date movie,” but Nate Rufus Edelman’s Desert Rats is a great “date play.”
Ed Rampell: Adapting the Brontës to the social media era is an inspired idea, and Brandli captures the artsy, antsy, angsty anguish that reportedly troubled the three sisters.
Ed Rampell: This multi-media concert strives to breathe new life into Kiwi writer/director Richard Curtis’ 2003’s Christmas season romcom Love Actually that follows the romantic peccadilloes of a number of couples, including the prime minister.
Ed Rampell: Dionysus’ female counterpart is a sheer delight of a sprite – the mighty flighty Aphrodite, and Lee Margaret Hanson is a sight to behold in a toga-like gown as the Greek goddess of love and beauty.