Peter Nason

Peter Nason


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BWW Review: Lots of Energy and Heart in New Tampa Players' Production of THE WIZBWW Review: Lots of Energy and Heart in New Tampa Players' Production of THE WIZ
Posted: Jul. 30, 2017


BWW Review: One Hell of a Good Time at freeFall Theatre's Production of David Adjmi's MARIE ANTOINETTEBWW Review: One Hell of a Good Time at freeFall Theatre's Production of David Adjmi's MARIE ANTOINETTE
Posted: Jul. 28, 2017


BWW Review: Innovocative Theatre, A New Theatre Company, Debuts with David Auburn's PROOFBWW Review: Innovocative Theatre, A New Theatre Company, Debuts with David Auburn's PROOF
Posted: Jul. 23, 2017


BWW Review: Florida Theatrical Association Presents Scott Logsdon's and Steve Marzullo's JOYCE JACKSON'S GUIDE TO DATING at the Abbey TheatreBWW Review: Florida Theatrical Association Presents Scott Logsdon's and Steve Marzullo's JOYCE JACKSON'S GUIDE TO DATING at the Abbey Theatre
Posted: Aug. 12, 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: THE RED VELVET CAKE WAR at the Carrollwood PlayersA Southern-fried good time!
Posted: Feb. 23, 2017


BWW Review: Bravura Performances and Direction of Annie Baker's THE ALIENS at StageworksBWW Review: Bravura Performances and Direction of THE ALIENS
Posted: Feb. 20, 2017


BWW Review: Florida Theatrical Association Presents Scott Logsdon's and Steve Marzullo's JOYCE JACKSON'S GUIDE TO DATING at the Abbey TheatreBWW Review: Florida Theatrical Association Presents Scott Logsdon's and Steve Marzullo's JOYCE JACKSON'S GUIDE TO DATING at the Abbey Theatre
August 12, 2017

With tweaking and some rewrites, it has the makings of a cult classic.

BWW Review: Lots of Energy and Heart in New Tampa Players' Production of THE WIZBWW Review: Lots of Energy and Heart in New Tampa Players' Production of THE WIZ
July 30, 2017

Tron Montgomery as Scarecrow, Thomas Williams as Tin Man and Michael Jo'Mae as Lion help turn this into a stunningly entertaining show.

BWW Review: One Hell of a Good Time at freeFall Theatre's Production of David Adjmi's MARIE ANTOINETTEBWW Review: One Hell of a Good Time at freeFall Theatre's Production of David Adjmi's MARIE ANTOINETTE
July 28, 2017

I've never had so much fun on the road to a beheading.

BWW Review: Innovocative Theatre, A New Theatre Company, Debuts with David Auburn's PROOFBWW Review: Innovocative Theatre, A New Theatre Company, Debuts with David Auburn's PROOF
July 23, 2017

A satisfying play with strong performances and a great script.

BWW Review: The Bay Area Premiere of Laura Eason's Meaningful, Timely SEX WITH STRANGERS at American StageBWW Review: The Bay Area Premiere of Laura Eason's Meaningful, Timely SEX WITH STRANGERS at American Stage
July 17, 2017

With fine acting by Carey Urban and Ben Williamson, it captures life in the 2010's like few other plays.

BWW Review: The St. Petersburg Opera Company Presents Stephen Sondheim's INTO THE WOODS at the PalladiumBWW Review: The St. Petersburg Opera Company Presents Stephen Sondheim's INTO THE WOODS at the Palladium
July 5, 2017

Some performances and strong (perhaps too strong) orchestration aren't enough to save this odd production of a classic musical.

BWW Review: Minka Wiltz Sizzles in the World Premiere of Natalie Symons' NAMING TRUE at Urbanite TheatreBWW Review: Minka Wiltz Sizzles in the World Premiere of Natalie Symons' NAMING TRUE at Urbanite Theatre
June 30, 2017

Following the success of 'The Buffalo Kings' and 'Lark Eden,' Symons once again is in top form with NAMING TRUE.

BWW Review: MAD Theatre of Tampa Presents Stephen Sondheim's Iconic COMPANY at the ShimbergBWW Review: MAD Theatre of Tampa Presents Stephen Sondheim's Iconic COMPANY at the Shimberg
June 18, 2017

Ricky Marenda as Bobby leads a strong cast in a show that, nearly fifty years after it first opened, still resonates.

BWW Review: Sharr White's Thought-Provoking THE OTHER PLACE at Tampa RepBWW Review: Sharr White's Thought-Provoking THE OTHER PLACE at Tampa Rep
June 15, 2017

A smart, sharply executed production of an exceptionally written play.

BWW Review: The Tarpon Arts One Act Plays Festival at the Tarpon Springs Performing Arts CenterBWW Review: The Tarpon Arts One Act Plays Festival at the Tarpon Springs Performing Arts Center
June 11, 2017

You'll find some hits, some misses, but all with something to offer.

BWW Review: A Chilling Benjamin T. Ismail Haunts Ayad Akhtar's THE INVISIBLE HAND at American StageBWW Review: A Chilling Benjamin T. Ismail Haunts Ayad Akhtar's THE INVISIBLE HAND at American Stage
June 7, 2017

It's 'Zero Dark Thirty' meets 'The Big Short.'

BWW Review: Ned Averill-Snell Stands Out in Jobsite Theater's Fine Production of Israel Horovitz's GLOUCESTER BLUEBWW Review: Ned Averill-Snell Stands Out in Jobsite Theater's Fine Production of Israel Horovitz's GLOUCESTER BLUE
May 22, 2017

Averill-Snell's performance is dizzying in its brilliant unpredictability. The show is, too.

BWW Review: A Fun Stageworks Journey to AVENUE QBWW Review: A Fun Stageworks Journey to AVENUE Q
May 11, 2017

Funny and serious, cynical and heartwarming at the same time, it's extremely enjoyable but offers nothing new or revelatory.

BWW Review: Lots of Heart and Laughs at American Stage in the Park's HAIRSPRAYBWW Review: Lots of Heart and Laughs at American Stage in the Park's HAIRSPRAY
May 2, 2017

Allyson Pace brilliantly inhabits the role of Tracy Turnblad in this sure-footed, fun, energetic production of the iconic musical.

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.



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