Peter Nason

Peter Nason


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BWW Review: Michael Silvestri is the Definition of Fabulous in Jerry Herman's LA CAGE AUX FOLLES at the Carrollwood PlayersBWW Review: Michael Silvestri is Fabulous in LA CAGE AUX FOLLES
Posted: Mar. 27, 2017


BWW Review: Brian Beach & Cody Carlson Rock the New Tampa Players' Production of JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTARBWW Review: Brian Beach & Cody Carlson Rock the New Tampa Players' Production of JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR
Posted: Apr. 3, 2017


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BWW Review: 16 for 2016 - The Best Shows and Performances of the Year in the Tampa-St. Petersburg AreaReviewer Peter Nason Picks the Top Shows and Performances of the Year!
Posted: Dec. 27, 2016


BWW Review: Ensemble and Direction Galvanize EVITA at Eight O'Clock TheatreBWW Review: Ensemble and Direction Galvanize EVITA at Eight O'Clock Theatre
Posted: Mar. 6, 2017


BWW Review: St. Petersburg Opera Company's Impressive, Briskly-Paced SOUTH PACIFICBWW Review: St. Petersburg Opera's Impressive, Briskly-Paced SOUTH PACIFIC
Posted: Jul. 5, 2016


BWW Review: THE RED VELVET CAKE WAR at the Carrollwood PlayersA Southern-fried good time!
Posted: Feb. 23, 2017


BWW Review: Brian Beach & Cody Carlson Rock the New Tampa Players' Production of JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTARBWW Review: Brian Beach & Cody Carlson Rock the New Tampa Players' Production of JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR
April 3, 2017

The incredible, lively performances, especially among the show's leads, should not be missed.

BWW Review: Michael Silvestri is the Definition of Fabulous in Jerry Herman's LA CAGE AUX FOLLES at the Carrollwood PlayersBWW Review: Michael Silvestri is the Definition of Fabulous in Jerry Herman's LA CAGE AUX FOLLES at the Carrollwood Players
March 27, 2017

Join the party and be prepared to be entertained and moved, especially by Silvestri's brilliant turn as Albin/Zaza.

BWW Review: Jobsite Theater Presents Martin McDonagh's Quirky, Darkly Funny A SKULL IN CONNEMARA at the ShimbergBWW Review: Jobsite Theater Presents Martin McDonagh's Quirky, Darkly Funny A SKULL IN CONNEMARA at the Shimberg
March 20, 2017

Pitch-perfect, pitch-black humor and fine performances bring this literal skull-bashing production to life.

BWW Review: Ensemble and Direction Galvanize EVITA at Eight O'Clock TheatreBWW Review: Ensemble and Direction Galvanize EVITA at Eight O'Clock Theatre
March 6, 2017

Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's masterpiece is a gorgeous-looking production.

BWW Review: THE RED VELVET CAKE WAR at the Carrollwood PlayersBWW Review: THE RED VELVET CAKE WAR at the Carrollwood Players
February 23, 2017

Escape to Sweetgum, Texas for a couple of hours of country-bumpkin fun!

BWW Review: Bravura Performances and Direction of Annie Baker's THE ALIENS at StageworksBWW Review: Bravura Performances and Direction of Annie Baker's THE ALIENS at Stageworks
February 20, 2017

Chris Jackson, Derrick Phillips, and Franco Colon are at their brilliant best in this quirky, mesmerizing play, directed with so much heart by David Jenkins.

BWW Review: A Standing Ovation for GUYS AND DOLLS at River Ridge High SchoolBWW Review: A Standing Ovation for GUYS AND DOLLS at River Ridge High School
February 13, 2017

Beautifully directed and full of life, this high school production of the iconic musical left audiences humming as they exited the theatre.

BWW Review: JOE TURNER'S COME AND GONE Brilliantly Ends August Wilson's 'Century Cycle' at American StageBWW Review: JOE TURNER'S COME AND GONE Brilliantly Ends August Wilson's 'Century Cycle' at American Stage
January 30, 2017

This powerful production is one drop-everything-and-don't-miss-it show.

BWW Review: LIE, CHEAT AND GENUFLECT by Billy Van Zandt and Jane Milmore at the Carrollwood PlayersBWW Review: LIE, CHEAT AND GENUFLECT by Billy Van Zandt and Jane Milmore at the Carrollwood Players
January 19, 2017

It's like 'Some Like It Hot' meets 'Nuns on the Run!'

BWW Review: Jason Robert Brown's 13: THE MUSICAL Soars at the Manatee Performing Arts CenterBWW Review: Jason Robert Brown's 13: THE MUSICAL Soars at the Manatee Performing Arts Center
January 16, 2017

With its lively teenage cast, it's funny, bawdy, and edgy, with a meaning that connects not just with teens, but with adults who remember the days of pimples and virginity pledges.

BWW Review: 16 for 2016 - The Best Shows and Performances of the Year in the Tampa-St. Petersburg AreaBWW Review: 16 for 2016 - The Best Shows and Performances of the Year in the Tampa-St. Petersburg Area
December 27, 2016

We surely needed theatre as a tonic for the horrors that defined 2016; here are the best of the best shows in the Bay Area.

BWW Review: Stageworks Theatre Presents THE GREAT GATSBYBWW Review: Stageworks Theatre Presents THE GREAT GATSBY
December 6, 2016

It's a hit and miss production, but Lauren Buglioli and several cast members stand out.

BWW Review: Eight O'Clock Theatre Presents HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYINGBWW Review: Eight O'Clock Theatre Presents HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING
November 10, 2016

A very good production of one of the greatest musicals of all time.

BWW Review: Robert Caisley's Updated, Trumped-Up Take on Moliere's TARTUFFE at American StageBWW Review: Robert Caisley's Updated, Trumped-Up Take on Moliere's TARTUFFE at American Stage
November 7, 2016

It's funny, biting and scary, but will it be as humorous after Election Day?

BWW Review: Jobsite Theater's LIZZIE: A KILLER ROCK MUSICAL at the Jaeb - It's To Die For!BWW Review: Jobsite Theater's LIZZIE: A KILLER ROCK MUSICAL at the Jaeb - It's To Die For!
October 31, 2016

The leading ladies sing their hearts out in this incredibly dark, hard rockin' musical treat.

BWW Review: Stageworks Theatre Presents Charles Busch's PSYCHO BEACH PARTYBWW Review: Stageworks Theatre Presents Charles Busch's PSYCHO BEACH PARTY
October 17, 2016

Zachary Hines, Matthew McGee & Ricky Cona are the Holy Trinity of Camp in this fun-fun-fun production.

BWW Review: Stephen Sondheim's ASSASSINS at freeFall Theatre is Darkly Funny & Terrifyingly TimelyBWW Review: Stephen Sondheim's ASSASSINS at freeFall Theatre is Darkly Funny & Terrifyingly Timely
October 10, 2016

One of the darkest musicals ever gets an A+ treatment at freeFall, thanks to an outstanding cast and director.

BWW Review: THE BURNT PART BOYS at RAISE Repertory Theatre/Acting Studio in LutzBWW Review: THE BURNT PART BOYS at RAISE Repertory Theatre/Acting Studio in Lutz
October 4, 2016

Victoria Watson directs a cast filled with some of the best young talent in the area!

BWW Review: Former US Army Captain Laura Westley's WAR VIRGIN: MY JOURNEY OF REPRESSION, TEMPTATION AND LIBERATIONBWW Review: Former US Army Captain Laura Westley's WAR VIRGIN: MY JOURNEY OF REPRESSION, TEMPTATION AND LIBERATION
September 20, 2016

It's 'Spring Awakening' meets 'The Hurt Locker,' with 'South Park'-like humor thrown in for good measure.

BWW Review: Miraculous Rebecca Dines in David Lindsay-Abaire's Powerful GOOD PEOPLE at American StageBWW Review: Miraculous Rebecca Dines in David Lindsay-Abaire's Powerful GOOD PEOPLE at American Stage
September 12, 2016

Director Stephanie Gularte leads a brilliant ensemble in an astounding season opener.



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