Tagged with Marsha Norman

Ordinary, Extraordinary Death; ‘night, Mother at CityRep

  Why do we willingly attend plays we know don’t end happily? This past Sunday we gassed up Esteemed Colleague’s sleek, new jet black Toyota and happily cruised the c. 7 1/2 hour trek up I-35 to Oklahoma City from Dallas and back at 80+mph to attend Oklahoma City Repertory Theatre’s production of Marsha Norman’s … Continue reading

Echo Theatre Wields A Gnarly Axe

“A theatre that is missing the work of women is missing half the story, half the canon, half the life of our time. That is the situation we have now.” Dallas’ opinionated ‘butch bluestocking’ critic is up on her soapbox again. What’s it about now? Plays. By. Women. Holy Goddess. Hey, Dallas and Ft. Worth … Continue reading