Film

Review: ‘The Final Project’ (2016)

13 Feb , 2016  

The premise of The Final Project is simple: six college students visit a supposedly haunted plantation to film a documentary for extra credit. They realize too late that supposedly is more like definitely.

Kind of like the audience, who will realize too late that they definitely chose the wrong movie if they go see this one.

Theatre

The Other Mozart

8 Jan , 2016  

This weekend Lott Entertainment Presents is doing their part to make sure when someone mentions Mozart, you say, “Which one?” by staging Sylvia Milo’s The Other Mozart, a 75 minute, one-woman show about the life of Maria Anna (Nannerl) Mozart, accomplished musician and big sister to Wolfgang Amadeus.

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Film

Review: ‘Bridge of Spies’ (2015)

16 Oct , 2015  

It’s 1957, the U.S. is about a decade into the coldest of wars, and an insurance lawyer from Brooklyn is unanimously chosen by his peers to defend an accused Soviet spy. Sounds like a good place to start a movie.

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Theatre

American Idiot: Theatre or Death

15 Oct , 2015  

Disaffection and disillusionment don’t stand a chance.

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Film

Review: ‘Goodnight Mommy’ (2015)

9 Oct , 2015  

Let’s start by noting that GOODNIGHT MOMMY is not just another weird foreign film testing the creepiness factor of twins. Though it is definitely weird, it does feature twins and they are pretty creepy.

Film

Review: ‘Coming Home’ (2015)

25 Sep , 2015  

COMING HOME, the latest film from Zhang Yimou, is a period piece set amidst the Cultural Revolution. I don’t want to get bogged down in a half-assed history lesson, but this context is kind of important. So deal with the half-assed history lesson or skip the next paragraph. In the 1960s, following the catastrophic failure […]

Theatre

Kara Greenberg Travels Through Time

23 Sep , 2015  

The Landing Theatre Company opens its season with How I Learned To Drive, the Paula Vogel-penned Pulitzer prize-winning play that chronicles the relationship between persevering protagonist, Lil’ Bit, and her sexually predatory, alcoholic uncle.

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