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09.11.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Russ Bickerstaff
I was a bit uncertain of what to expect when going in to see the world-premiere opening of new Jason Powell musical at the Alchemist Theatre last night. The overall idea of Invader? I Hardly Know Her! sounds like a lot of fun, but it also sounds very ambitious. A cheesy sci-fi musical is a really refreshing idea precisely because it’s NOT the type of thing that usually makes it to the stage i...
06.06.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Russ Bickerstaff
On June 26th, Alchemist Theatre presents yet another opporunity to have a vaguely strange experience with a group of people in a theatre—a pre-recorded science-fiction radio play. Aaron Kopec’s DRAKER 33 is a half hour audio work written by Alchemist’s Aaron Kopec. The premise feels like kind of a throwback to an earlier era in science fiction—in a future where automation has eliminat...