I slipped into one of the dress rehearsals for “Guys and Dolls” at the Orange Community Playhouse to check it out. It starts its two week run Thursday at 7:37 p.m.
They have created lighted signs for the backdrop since it is supposed to be on Broadway in New York City. Light strips were used to mimic the neon lights of days gone by. I think it took them up a notch in using technology. They also used their screen to “roll credits” at the start, which was something new. I also appreciated how they were using the screen to convey travel from one country to another. It’s kind of cool how they are starting to incorporate some techniques used only in movies and TV and are adapting them to live theater. Continue reading Guys and Dolls at OCP
If you didn’t catch The Red Velvet Cake War last week, then you have missed out. You still have four more chances starting today. I don’t use oxymorons very often, but this play is seriously funny; seriously. Continue reading The Red Velvet Cake War at OCP
On this Cyber Monday, consider giving the gift of live theater. There are still many great shows left in the Lutcher Theater’s current season.
Those of you that thought about seeing “Dirty Dancing” at the Lutcher Theater last week, but didn’t…YOU MISSED IT!
I believe it may now be my favorite show I have ever experienced at the Lutcher Theater in Orange, Texas. Let me tell you a little about it. Maybe you’ll see the value in giving theater tickets for Christmas. Jim Clark and Lynae Sanford always bring the best shows to Orange, but this was outstanding! Continue reading Give the gift of live theater from the Lutcher