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09.21.2014 | 129 days ago | Posted at 01:52 PM
By Tyler Friedman
In conjunction with their season-opening production of Tennessee William's The Glass Menagerie, In Tandem Theatre will be adding another voice to dialogue surrounding this classic of the American theatre with a concurrent exhibition in the 10th Street Gallery. The works include paintings, multimedia collage, sculptures, found-object shadow boxes, and photography by local artists Amy Faldet...
07.04.2014 | | Posted at 12:52 AM
By Russ Bickerstaff
Wisconsin Hybrid Theatre continues its old-timey radio spoofs over the airwaves on 91.7 WMSE. Actors play actors playing characters from an old Milwaukee that comes straight out of some weird, slightly anachronistic parallel past.This coming week, Radio WHT airs spoof of both The Glass Menagerie and A Streetcar Named Desire. The two stories are seriously abridged. Both of them slice through the ra...
09.06.2011 | | Posted at 09:41 AM

New Company's 100 Year Portrait of an acclaimed American playwright

By Russ Bickerstaff
Legendary playwright Tennessee Williams was born 100 years ago. New theatre company Fresh Page Productions debuts with a program of four shorts and a few journal entries written by the influential storyteller at the Carte Blanche Studio Theatre. The program opens with a reading from Williams' journal by Carte Blanche Theatre regular Christopher Weis. The selection is a very intimate look at the ...
08.15.2011 | | Posted at 09:48 AM


By Russ Bickerstaff
A simple conversation over Facebook turns into a huge project and a couple of Tennessee Williams world premieres as Kyle Queenan and Joshua Devitt unveil Fresh Page Productions' first project in a couple of weeks. I had a chance to sit down with Queenan and Devitt and discuss their upcoming Tennessee Williams program—a performance including Williams’ poetry, journal entries and four short...
Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Strong performances highlight APT's 'Glass Menagerie'

An enormous photo of a smug-looking young man, circa 1930s, looks out at the audience and down on the scene of emotional destruction his past actions have wrought. He is as dominant as the trio of torn souls occupying the stage in Tennessee Williams' The Glass Menagerie, which opened last...