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DR. JEKYLL AND MR. HYDE at DCP Theatre

Around the Region November 6, 2011 at 9:26 pm 0 comments

Robert Louis Stevenson’s DR. JEKYLL AND MR HYDE has continued to fascinate audiences since the novella first appeared in 1886. The first theatrical adaptation, for the great actor Richard Mansfield, appeared one year later and JEKYLL has remained popular in film and theater versions ever since. This adaptation by Jeffrey […]

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BLITHE SPIRIT, A Noel Coward Comic Farce, Plays at DCP Theatre

Around the Region September 18, 2011 at 7:16 pm 0 comments

One of Noel Coward’s most endearing works is BLITHE SPIRIT. The comedy is at times subtle, and at times laugh-out-loud funny. It requires the utmost chemistry among its participants, with pauses coming at a miniscule rate. The DCP Theatre’s production succeeded at this for the most part, but I am […]

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DCP Theatre Welcomes BORN YESTERDAY to Their Stage

Around the Region July 31, 2011 at 10:30 am 0 comments

Knowledge is a good thing.  A little knowledge, however, can be dangerous.  Knowledge is also power.  Power can be used for good or evil.  And so goes the many possible themes to DCP’s BORN YESTERDAY, written by Garson Kanin.  It is ironic that newcomer, but talented, Director Nicolette Addice, in […]

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MY FAIR LADY: A Perennial Favorite

Around the Region June 6, 2011 at 7:26 pm 6 comments

Now through June 26th, DCP Theatre presents Lerner and Loewe’s MY FAIR LADY.    MY FAIR LADY first opened on Broadway to rave reviews in 1956, closing six years later after 2,717 performances; a record run for a musical at that time.  In 1957, it received ten Tony Award nominations, six […]

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THE ODD COUPLE Prevails for dcp theatre’s 60th Season

Around the Region February 16, 2011 at 7:22 am 0 comments

THE ODD COUPLE is a one of Neil Simon’s most renown plays, and its production brought much attention to the author’s work. From the play also came the creation of the icons for that which is mismatched, “Oscar and Felix”. Oscar Madison (Alfred Benelli) is recently divorced, living all alone […]

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Brazzo’s Downtown Italian Restaurant

Dining Out February 11, 2011 at 6:03 pm 0 comments

Welcome to the first edition of DINING OUT. How many times have you all had someone plan to see your show and ask you “Where is a good place for dinner before the show”, or “Where can we get a drink in the area?” We at STAGE are going to […]

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dcp theatre’s Incarnation of IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE Breathes Fresh Spirit into Christmastime

Around the Region December 7, 2010 at 11:08 pm 1 comment

Dcp’s Cathy Zeller directs the audience to joy in IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY, a 1940s radio show adaptation of the Capra film classic “It’s a Wonderful Life” (starring Jimmy Stewart) by Joe Landry. Upon entering the theater, audience members are greeted with small town cheer by […]

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Say HELLO to DOLLY at dcp

Around the Region October 31, 2010 at 10:44 am 0 comments

HELLO, DOLLY! is a classic piece of American Musical Theater. With music and lyrics by the formidable Jerry Herman, it boasts a score full of bright singable music. Michael Stewart did a fine job of adapting Thornton Wilder’s The Matchmaker, and the cast at dcp didn’t miss one of the […]

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A Fog of Emotion: MIXED COUPLES at DCP

Around the Region September 10, 2010 at 11:27 pm 0 comments

When you first see the stage at DCP Theatre’s production of James Prideaux’s MIXED COUPLES, you know that you are in for an uncomfortable night. Set Designer Cameron Purdy puts you in an aluminum shack, not much bigger than a small public restroom. He cuts the proscenium stage deliberately in […]

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Join in the fun with THE QUEEN OF BINGO

Around the Region July 23, 2010 at 11:45 pm 0 comments

Whether or not you like playing bingo, you are in for a fun-filled show at DCP’s just opened two-act play, THE QUEEN OF BINGO. Because of the unusual and versatile arrangement of seating in the house at DCP Theatre, audience members will find themselves seated in what easily passes for […]

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Spooky Fun Ride on dcp theatre’s GHOST TRAIN!

Around the Region June 5, 2010 at 8:42 pm 0 comments

Everyone needs an old fashioned escape into a good whodunit once in a while. Go to the theater, forget the rest of your troubles, and let a skilled cast of characters pull you into suspense and confusion. dcp theatre’s current production of GHOST TRAIN will do just that. Director Jennifer […]

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