Hannah Wing

Hannah Wing Hannah Wing has an extensive background in editing and publishing. She has held positions ranging from editor of a literary magazine to literary agent intern. She has always had a soft spot for theatre and is thrilled to be writing for BroadwayWorld.com as a Contributing Editor. Currently, she is an analyst for a media company.


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BWW Review: Fall in Love with NextStop Theatre's AMOURBWW Review: Fall in Love with NextStop Theatre's AMOUR
Posted: Aug. 6, 2018


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BWW Review: The Princess & the Pauper is a Delightful Bollywood Tale at Imagination StageBWW Review: The Princess & the Pauper is a Delightful Bollywood Tale at Imagination Stage
Posted: Feb. 11, 2018


BWW Review: JESUS HOPPED THE 'A' TRAIN is Worth Catching at 1st StageBWW Review: JESUS HOPPED THE 'A' TRAIN is Worth Catching at 1st Stage
Posted: Sep. 11, 2017


BWW Review: DOCTOR FAUSTUS is Devilishly Good at the Lab Studio TheatreBWW Review: DOCTOR FAUSTUS is Devilishly Good at the Lab Studio Theatre
Posted: Oct. 29, 2017


BWW Review: Unexpected Stage Company's BE A GOOD LITTLE WIDOW is a tear-jerker at River Road Unitarian ChurchBWW Review: Unexpected Stage Company's BE A GOOD LITTLE WIDOW is a tear-jerker at River Road Unitarian Church
Posted: Jul. 15, 2018


BWW Review: MOTOWN THE MUSICAL is a Loving Dedication to a Great Legacy at Wolf TrapBWW Review: MOTOWN THE MUSICAL is a Loving Dedication to a Great Legacy at Wolf Trap
Posted: Jun. 27, 2018


BWW Review: HANSEL AND GRETEL is a Sweet Holiday Treat at Synetic TheaterBWW Review: HANSEL AND GRETEL is a Sweet Holiday Treat at Synetic Theater
Posted: Dec. 4, 2017


BWW Review: 4,380 NIGHTS is a Vital Story, but Lacks Cohesion at Signature TheatreBWW Review: 4,380 NIGHTS is a Vital Story, but Lacks Cohesion at Signature Theatre
Posted: Jan. 28, 2018


BWW Review: Fall in Love with NextStop Theatre's AMOURBWW Review: Fall in Love with NextStop Theatre's AMOUR
August 6, 2018

NextStop's production of Amour is a great escape into a world filled with absurdity and whimsy. All and all, it is a perfect pick for a 30th anniversary celebration.

BWW Review: Unexpected Stage Company's BE A GOOD LITTLE WIDOW is a tear-jerker at River Road Unitarian ChurchBWW Review: Unexpected Stage Company's BE A GOOD LITTLE WIDOW is a tear-jerker at River Road Unitarian Church
July 15, 2018

Unexpected Stage Company's Be a Good Little Widow is a tear-jerking and heartbreaking to watch, but there are moments of humor brings a bit of relief from the intensity.

BWW Review: MOTOWN THE MUSICAL is a Loving Dedication to a Great Legacy at Wolf TrapBWW Review: MOTOWN THE MUSICAL is a Loving Dedication to a Great Legacy at Wolf Trap
June 27, 2018

Motown the Musical is a high energy musical featuring a talented cast and high production quality.

BWW Review: PRISCILLA, QUEEN OF THE DESERT stumbles in Her High Heels at Kensington Arts TheatreBWW Review: PRISCILLA, QUEEN OF THE DESERT stumbles in Her High Heels at Kensington Arts Theatre
May 14, 2018

A musical like Priscilla is a big endeavor for any theatre company to take on due to its well-known songs and extravagant costumes. Kensington Arts Theatre's (KAT) production, directed by John Nunemaker, fell short of reaching diva status due to its poor production quality. Despite all of this, KAT manages to pull off an entertaining second half.

BWW Review: THE PAVILION isn't Grand at the Hub TheatreBWW Review: THE PAVILION isn't Grand at the Hub Theatre
April 3, 2018

The Pavilion, directed by Kelsey Mea, is not the high school nostalgia love story that the play's description details. Instead the production takes a strange turn towards an unnecessary exploration of the existential which overpowers the love story between two former high school sweethearts at its center.

BWW Review: ALABAMA STORY Tells A Tale about Censorship and Segregation at Undercroft Theatre
March 27, 2018

Washington Stage Guild's production of Alabama Story is a timely story as it hints at issues of race and censorship, but it is slow moving and doesn't explore the issues presented as deeply as it could have.

BWW Review: The Princess & the Pauper is a Delightful Bollywood Tale at Imagination StageBWW Review: The Princess & the Pauper is a Delightful Bollywood Tale at Imagination Stage
February 11, 2018

Imagination Stage's The Princess & the Pauper, written by Anu Yadav and directed by Janet Stanford, successfully captures the ambience and energy of Bollywood in a show which is excellent for both kids and adults alike.

BWW Review: 4,380 NIGHTS is a Vital Story, but Lacks Cohesion at Signature TheatreBWW Review: 4,380 NIGHTS is a Vital Story, but Lacks Cohesion at Signature Theatre
January 28, 2018

4,380 Nights is essentially two different plays, which makes it often hard to follow due to the lack of cohesion, but there are still glimpses of a play in which the message of hope rings quietly over fear and hate.

BWW Review: HANSEL AND GRETEL is a Sweet Holiday Treat at Synetic TheaterBWW Review: HANSEL AND GRETEL is a Sweet Holiday Treat at Synetic Theater
December 4, 2017

In Synetic Theater's Hansel and Gretel, based loosely on Grimm's fairytale version, Hansel (Justin J. Bell) and Gretel (Sharisse Taylor) go from being in the mall with their distracted babysitter (Raven Wilkes) to being in a mysterious wonderland with no mall or babysitter to be found. While Synetic's production is less dark than Grimm's, it is just as entertaining for children and adults alike.

BWW Review: DOCTOR FAUSTUS is Devilishly Good at the Lab Studio TheatreBWW Review: DOCTOR FAUSTUS is Devilishly Good at the Lab Studio Theatre
October 29, 2017

Doctor Faustus transforms into a production about how a woman is manipulated by the world around her. With a solid cast, Brave Spirits Theatre's production turns Marlowe's vision on its head and explores it through a feminist lens.

BWW Review: THE EFFECT is an Intense, Riveting Experiment at Studio TheatreBWW Review: THE EFFECT is an Intense, Riveting Experiment at Studio Theatre
October 10, 2017

Studio Theatre's production of The Effect explores love and mental health with heart-racing, gut-wrenching gusto.

BWW Review: JESUS HOPPED THE 'A' TRAIN is Worth Catching at 1st StageBWW Review: JESUS HOPPED THE 'A' TRAIN is Worth Catching at 1st Stage
September 11, 2017

Despite the flaws of the script and tiny production hiccups, 1st Stage's production of Jesus Hopped the 'A' train is a worth catching.

BWW Review: Whipping, or the Football Hamlet Goes for the Touchdown at Callan TheatreBWW Review: Whipping, or the Football Hamlet Goes for the Touchdown at Callan Theatre
August 14, 2017

Something is clearly rotten in the state of the DFL and perhaps America itself. Whipping, or the Football Hamlet, written, directed, and choreographed by Kathleen Akerley, is entertaining and humorous as it is stirring and thought-provoking.

BWW Review: WONDERLAND Rocks at Imagination StageBWW Review: WONDERLAND Rocks at Imagination Stage
June 26, 2017

Imagination Stage's production, directed by Kathryn Chase Bryer) takes elements of Carroll's Alice in Wonderland and adds a bit of his poem, 'The Jabberwocky' to create a musical filled with catchy rock and roll tunes.

BWW Review: URINETOWN is Satire at its Best at NextStop TheatreBWW Review: URINETOWN is Satire at its Best at NextStop Theatre
May 30, 2017

NextStop Theatre's production of Urinetown is a musical that is certainly worth the wait in lineeven if you have to hold your bladder.

BWW Review: ALAN CUMMING SINGS SAPPY SONGS Kicks Off Renée Flemming VOICES Series at the Kennedy Center
April 30, 2017

'Have a hanky ready!' Alan Cumming exclaimed at the beginning of what evolves into an emotional, entertaining, and engaging evening of cabaret. In the first show of the Renee Flemming VOICES Series at the Kennedy Center, Mr. Cumming, known for his role as the Emcee in Cabaret and Eli Gold in The Good Wife, took down the veil of his characters that separates him from his audience and dove deep into his own personal life.

BWW Review: MNEMONIC Leaves a Deep Impression at Anacostia PlayhouseBWW Review: MNEMONIC Leaves a Deep Impression at Anacostia Playhouse
March 21, 2017

Theater Alliance's production of Mnemonic, directed by Colin Hovde, is not just a story of migration, but of who we are as humans.

BWW Review: AGATHA CHRISTIE'S MURDER ON THE NILE is a Fresh Take at GMU's Center for the ArtsBWW Review: AGATHA CHRISTIE'S MURDER ON THE NILE is a Fresh Take at GMU's Center for the Arts
January 24, 2017

Set during an air raid in London during World War II, Aquila Theatre's production follows radio actors from BBC who find themselves with an incomplete cast. Through quick thinking, they decide to continue despite the air raid. After all, the show must go onwith or without Poirot.

BWW Review: BROADWAY BOUND Transmits Family Drama and More at 1st StageBWW Review: BROADWAY BOUND Transmits Family Drama and More at 1st Stage
November 15, 2016

In 1st Stage's production of Broadway Bound, the cast breathes life into the Jerome family, so much so, that one feels as if they are watching their own family bicker on stage.

BWW Review: CABARET 'Willkommens' You To the Kit Kat Club at Kensington Town HallBWW Review: CABARET 'Willkommens' You To the Kit Kat Club at Kensington Town Hall
October 31, 2016

Kensington Arts Theatre's production of Cabaret is worth the visit to the Kit Kat Club - maybe even multiple visits.



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