Roger Martin

Roger Martin Born and educated in New Zealand. Journalist and radio announcer. Fighter pilot Royal Canadian Air Force. Eastern Air Lines Captain. Actor: AEA, SAG (council member), AFTRA. Playwright: DGA. Carbonell Judges' Committee six years. Carbonell Awards Show Co-producer and MC. Fifty plus years Miami-Dade resident.


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LAST 30 DAYS

BWW Review: NOISES OFF at Actors' PlayhouseBWW Review: NOISES OFF at Actors' Playhouse
Posted: Jan. 31, 2018


BWW Review: IF I FORGET at GableStageBWW Review: IF I FORGET at GableStage
Posted: Feb. 20, 2018


LAST 365 DAYS

BWW Review: FINDING MONA LISA at Actors' PlayhouseBWW Review: FINDING MONA LISA at Actors' Playhouse
Posted: Jul. 20, 2017


BWW Review: THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE at GableStageReview: THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE at GableStage
Posted: May. 28, 2017


BWW Review: MOST WANTED at Theatre LabBWW Review: MOST WANTED at Theatre Lab
Posted: Dec. 10, 2017


BWW Review: INFORMED CONSENT at GableStageBWW Review: INFORMED CONSENT at GableStage
Posted: Aug. 4, 2017


BWW Review: THE GOOD THIEF at Ground Up And RisingBWW Review: THE GOOD THIEF at Ground Up And Rising
Posted: Aug. 11, 2017


BWW Review: PETER AND THE STARCATCHER at Slow BurnBWW Review: PETER AND THE STARCATCHER at Slow Burn
Posted: Nov. 24, 2017


BWW Review: THE BOOK OF MORMON at The Arsht CenterBWW Review: THE BOOK OF MORMON at The Arsht Center
Posted: Dec. 4, 2017


BWW Review: IF I FORGET at GableStageBWW Review: IF I FORGET at GableStage
February 20, 2018

Think you can sit through two hours and fifteen minutes of greed, regret, scorn, defeat, sex, and the Holocaust without sighing and squirming in your seat? Shake your head no if you must, but you're wrong. And Joseph Adler, producing artistic director at GableStage, is right here to prove you're wrong with his mighty production of IF I FORGET...or Family Woes 'R' Us.

BWW Review: NOISES OFF at Actors' PlayhouseBWW Review: NOISES OFF at Actors' Playhouse
January 31, 2018

The celebrated English farce, 'Noises Off', now playing at Actors' Playhouse in Coral Gables, has 753 door slams in its three acts. I know. I counted them. And counted also the laughs that came with each slam. 753. Exactly. Hey, it's a farce. And a brilliant one, written back in 1982 by Englishman Michael Frayn.

BWW Review: MOST WANTED at Theatre LabBWW Review: MOST WANTED at Theatre Lab
December 10, 2017

Poignancy arrives, tenderness not far behind. 'Most Wanted' becomes a play about memories.

BWW Review: THE BOOK OF MORMON at The Arsht CenterBWW Review: THE BOOK OF MORMON at The Arsht Center
December 4, 2017

the all time irreverentist, funniest, outragiest, precision dancingest, wonderfully singingest, touring America show.

BWW Review: BECOMING DR. RUTH at GableStageBWW Review: BECOMING DR. RUTH at GableStage
December 1, 2017

Playwright Mark St. Germain's 'Becoming Dr Ruth' is a tender ode to an unusual woman with an unusual life.

BWW Review: PETER AND THE STARCATCHER at Slow BurnBWW Review: PETER AND THE STARCATCHER at Slow Burn
November 24, 2017

it's Clay Cartland as the world's favorite pirate captain, Black Stache.

BWW Review: LIZZIE THE MUSICAL at Thinking CapBWW Review: LIZZIE THE MUSICAL at Thinking Cap
November 2, 2017

The cast performs with a precision remarkable in a brawling rock and roll musical

BWW Review: SHORTS GONE WILD 5 at Island City StageBWW Review: SHORTS GONE WILD 5 at Island City Stage
August 23, 2017

They're at it again up at Island City Stage, bouncing off the walls, ahootin' and ahollerin' and lighting up the Broward sky with their shattering smiles.

BWW Review: THE GOOD THIEF at Ground Up And RisingBWW Review: THE GOOD THIEF at Ground Up And Rising
August 11, 2017

There's a Dublin thug, a walking knuckle duster with an accent straight from Sheriff Street, on stage.

BWW Review: INFORMED CONSENT at GableStageBWW Review: INFORMED CONSENT at GableStage
August 4, 2017

The Grand Canyon's Havasupai tribe are dying out from diabetes. They have a champion. Social anthropologist Ken (Carlos Orizondo) has lived with them, studied them, and written a book about them and he's trying to help them survive. So he brings in a genetic anthropologist Jillian (an outstanding Betsy Graver) to draw their blood and from this discover why the diabetes.

BWW Review: FINDING MONA LISA at Actors' PlayhouseBWW Review: FINDING MONA LISA at Actors' Playhouse
July 20, 2017

You think the Mona Lisa's smirking? Well, so do I. She's got that tight little smile because she's survived 450 years of slightly perverted adoration culminating in being whacked by a tossed rock.

BWW Review: THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE at GableStageBWW Review: THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE at GableStage
May 28, 2017

If you've never seen a drag show, or if you have, or even better, if you've starred in one, you'll love THE LEGEND OF GEORGIA MCBRIDE at GableStage.

BWW Review: MARJORIE PRIME at Main Street PlayersBWW Review: MARJORIE PRIME at Main Street Players
April 24, 2017

Just watch the brilliant Carol Sussman as Marjorie, sliding through dementia to death and beyond.

BWW Review: THE CARETAKER at Zoetic StageBWW Review: THE CARETAKER at Zoetic Stage
April 12, 2017

THE CARETAKER is a long play. Plenty of room for brilliant monologues and Pinter's lengthy silences, words left unsaid, emotions implied. A tightening tension building THE CARETAKER to its enigmatic climax.

BWW Review: GUYS AND DOLLS at The Wick TheatreBWW Review: GUYS AND DOLLS at The Wick Theatre
April 7, 2017

There's a lovely presentation of a beloved old musical at Boca Raton's Wick Theatre

BWW Review: GROUNDED at Thinking Cap TheatreBWW Review: GROUNDED at Thinking Cap Theatre
April 4, 2017

Oh! I have slipped the surly bonds of earth, And danced the skies on laughter-silvered wings

BWW Review: DRY POWDER at GableStageBWW Review: DRY POWDER at GableStage
April 4, 2017

A cynical, wittily written revelation by Sarah Burgess and this production by GableStage captures every greedy spasm.

BWW Review: BEAUTIFUL at Arsht Center - It's a Love Fest for Carole KingBWW Review: BEAUTIFUL at Arsht Center - It's a Love Fest for Carole King
February 17, 2017

the homage to singer songwriter Carole King, and there were whistles, woo hoos and woots

BWW Review: CAROUSEL at Actors' Playhouse - Oh, But I Do Love You, Richard and OscarBWW Review: CAROUSEL at Actors' Playhouse - Oh, But I Do Love You, Richard and Oscar
February 13, 2017

...open their revival of 1945's CAROUSEL in a swirl of brilliant costumes, glorious singing, dancing and music from show business heaven.

BWW Review: TERROR at Miami New DramaBWW Review: TERROR at Miami New Drama
February 6, 2017

A court room drama that asks how many people can be killed to justify saving the lives of others.



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