Tallahassee Theater Reviews
 


BWW Review: BLIND DATE at Tallahassee Hispanic Theater BWW Review: BLIND DATE at Tallahassee Hispanic Theater
by Paula Kiger - March 19, 2018

This play inspired by Argentinian poet Jorge Luis Borges explores how time can constrict, expand and confuse. Five characters grapple with the outcomes of choices and why relationships matter.... (more...)
BWW Review: FOREVER YOURS, JULITA at Tallahassee Hispanic Theater BWW Review: FOREVER YOURS, JULITA at Tallahassee Hispanic Theater
by Paula Kiger - January 29, 2018

With curtains billowing so gently our eyes almost felt tricked, Forever Yours, Julita lured a small but enthusiastic audience into the story of Puerto Rican poets Luis Llor?ns Torres and Julia de Burgos at the play's Tallahassee premiere on January 25.... (more...)
BWW Review: IT'S ONLY A PLAY at Theatre Tallahassee BWW Review: IT'S ONLY A PLAY at Theatre Tallahassee
by Paula Kiger - November 10, 2017

Theatre Tallahassee's version of It's Only a Play, directed by Matthew Watson, gives us as audience members the opportunity to observe the angst, ecstasy, exhaustion, and a multitude of other emotions of a group of people with various motives to care about the production's outcome.... (more...)
BWW Review: 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL at Theatre Tallahassee BWW Review: 9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL at Theatre Tallahassee
by Paula Kiger - August 28, 2017

As a 9 to 5 the Musical audience member at Theatre Tallahassee, I was kind of grateful to be a 'mid-life' individual. References to carbon paper, white-out and other uniquely 80s (and prior) items were not at all lost on me. I could relate to a secretary's joy over the wonder of self-regulating lef... (more...)
BWW Review: Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at Florida Gateway College BWW Review: Disney's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at Florida Gateway College
by Paula Kiger - July 24, 2017

The Florida Gateway College Entertainment Series brought Beauty and the Beast - The Broadway Musical - to life on stage beautifully.... (more...)
BWW Review: THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME at Leon High School Performing Arts Theatre BWW Review: THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME at Leon High School Performing Arts Theatre
by Paula Kiger - July 18, 2017

Leon High Performing Arts' The Hunchback of Notre Dame transports audiences to the 1400s while creating timeless appeal.... (more...)
BWW Review: IN THE HEIGHTS from New Stage Theatreworks  at Theatre Tallahassee BWW Review: IN THE HEIGHTS from New Stage Theatreworks at Theatre Tallahassee
by Paula Kiger - July 09, 2017

This New Stage Theatreworks production of In the Heights takes viewers far beyond Tallahassee, puts us squarely in Washington Heights, and gets us bailando.... (more...)
BWW Review: ONCE ON THIS ISLAND at Quincy Music Theatre BWW Review: ONCE ON THIS ISLAND at Quincy Music Theatre
by Paula Kiger - May 30, 2017

In its Summer Series opener, Quincy Music Theatre presents Once on This Island. Can love weather the storm of poverty vs wealth?... (more...)
BWW Review: PETER AND THE STARCATCHER at Theatre Tallahassee Ropes Audience In BWW Review: PETER AND THE STARCATCHER at Theatre Tallahassee Ropes Audience In
by Paula Kiger - April 03, 2017

After seeing Peter and the Starcatcher at Theatre Tallahassee, I have a deeper appreciation for how Peter got his name. Superb physical comedy, seasoned actors, and a sense of whimsy combined for a delightful show.... (more...)
BWW Reviews: Theatre Tallahassee's PRIVATE LIVES Witty, Romantic Fun BWW Reviews: Theatre Tallahassee's PRIVATE LIVES Witty, Romantic Fun
by Trevor Durham - February 04, 2017

Davis' production of Private Lives is a romantic journey of love that delivers the wit and charm of each lover with a lot of laughs.... (more...)
BWW Review: Tallahassee Hispanic Theater's ANNA IN THE TROPICS A Literary, Emotional Wonder BWW Review: Tallahassee Hispanic Theater's ANNA IN THE TROPICS A Literary, Emotional Wonder
by Trevor Durham - February 03, 2017

Carr's Anna in the Tropics overwhelms in delight that simply cannot be denied, through exquisitely emotional performance and a literary script that dashes Cuban-American culture into the canon.... (more...)