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"Alcestis"
7 ratings
4.1 average rating
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Don
81 events
61 reviews
4 stars
attended Jul 07 2013

This brilliant adaptation follows the plot of Euripides' play but adds asides to the audience and a dazzling physicality that not only refreshes the text with humor and energy but also brings out the depth of the human issues Euripides is...continued

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Skimeup Red Velvet
71 events
26 reviews
52 stars
attended Jul 19 2013

Boston Court always has extremely well performed and well produced plays - and often they are updates of old masterpieces. This would be a five star review except that the occasional unnecessary use of "fuck" "shit" and other verbal tripe would...continued

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61 events
19 reviews
19 stars
attended Jul 19 2013

We really enjoyed this play, especially when the actors stepped out of character to explain to us some of the greek mythology we might not have otherwise remembered from high school! There were a few moments when the play dragged, but overall it...continued

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Featuring: Danielle Jones, Jeremy Shranko, Kalean Ung, Lorne Green, Nick Santoro, Ray Ford, Russell Edge, Valerie Spencer and Tommy Dickie, Christopher Hampton, Bonnie Kathleen Ryan (Swings)

Original Music & Sound Design: Randy Tico

Lighting Design: Adam Frank

Projection Design: Adam Flemming

Costume Design: Sarah Brown

Prop Design: Jenny Smith

Set Design: Nancy Keyston

Asst. Set Design: Nick Santiago

Dramaturg: Emilie Beck

Casting Director: Raul Staggs

Asst. Director: Turner Munch

Production Stage Manager: Casey McGann

Descanso Gardens: Enchanted Forest of Light <em>CHILL</em> <em>L.A. Zoo Lights</em> American Ballet Theatre's <em>The Nutcracker</em> Rodgers & Hammerstein's <em>The King and I</em> <em>Amélie, A New Musical</em> <em>Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Enchantment</em> Knott's Merry Farm <em>Motown the Musical</em> <em>The Hot Chocolate Nutcracker</em>