Local Critic Reviews

Hello, Dolly!: A Review

Hello, Dolly!: A Review

“Dolly don’t ever go away again,” is a famous lyric from the title track of “Hello Dolly!” But right now, you only have a few weeks to see “Dolly” onstage at the Plaza Theatre before she does indeed go away, so you’d better hurry! Most people, if not familiar with the...

Crimes of the Heart: A Review

Crimes of the Heart: A Review

We've all experienced a strange mix of tragedy, comedy and drama in equal parts throughout our lives. We stumble and fall, but we get back up. We learn and we cry. And sometimes, all we can do is laugh. These are the universal themes that “Crimes of the Heart” at the...

The Clue: On Stage review is in!

The Clue: On Stage review is in!

“Who done it?” is an expression frequently uttered when watching a murder mystery, but when watching “Clue: On Stage” at the Plaza Theatre you'll also be laughing out loud just as frequently. We're all familiar with “Clue” right? The famous Hasbro board game where...

A Christmas Story – Review

A Christmas Story – Review

“You'll shoot your eye out!” The casual recitation of this phrase alone brings to mind all the joy and laughs of the beloved film “A Christmas Story.” And now this classic tale takes the stage at the Plaza Theatre! If you're not already familiar with the story of the...

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf Review

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf Review

It's been a trying year for most of us in America. Many of us have felt trapped, either by difficult situations or literal seclusion. So now more than ever, the themes of “Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” really resonate with the audience. The play is a modern...

Driving Miss Daisy – Review

Driving Miss Daisy – Review

You may have heard of the movie called “Driving Miss Daisy” from 1989 starring Morgan Freeman, but did you know that it actually first appeared as a play? Written by American playwright Alfred Uhry, it debuted on the off-broadway stage in 1987. This powerful story set...

Christmas Carol Review

Christmas Carol Review

Is there anything more solidly embedded in our culture than the iconic line, “God Bless Us Everyone!” from Tiny Tim? In this unique telling of the traditional Christmas carol story from the Plaza Theater, you'll hear that line delivered in all of its glory, but you've...

Baskerville, A Sherlock Holmes Mystery – Review

Baskerville, A Sherlock Holmes Mystery – Review

At first glance, “Baskerville, A Sherlock Holmes Mystery” may seem like just another traditional detective story, but it quickly becomes apparent that this is not your average Holmes and Watson tale. Unlike most Sherlock stories, this is a comedy. And an excellent one...