Post Tagged with: "Haddonfield Plays and Players"

Haddonfield Plays and Players’ ALL IN THE TIMING: a “Sure Thing”

Around the Region May 7, 2011 at 11:14 am 0 comments

It’s not often that comedies contain the degree of intelligence and wit found in David Ives’ ALL IN THE TIMING. I like old romantic or situational comedies as much as the next guy, but this is truly a different theatre experience, and one worth having. With the variety of several […]

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THE DROWSY CHAPERONE is Why We Love Musicals

Around the Region April 16, 2011 at 12:56 pm 0 comments

Large scale musicals generally make me groan. You have play the stage just right, move people around without bumping into each other, and still have room to dance and otherwise perform. I couldn’t have groaned if I wanted to I was so busy laughing. If you missed THE DROWSY CHAPERONE […]

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OF MICE AND MEN: Not a “Bad Thing”

Around the Region February 5, 2011 at 6:43 pm 1 comment

“A delightful surprise that sneaks up on you”, is the best way to describe Haddonfield Plays and Players production of OF MICE AND MEN. At the heart of it, OF MICE AND MEN is the story of George and Lennie, two transient farm workers who, being childhood friends, tag along […]

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SEUSSICAL: Magic at Haddonfield Plays and Players

Around the Region January 9, 2011 at 11:15 am 0 comments

It took a genius like Theodore Seuss Geisel or Dr. Seuss to create the remarkable characters, with the delightful story and truly unique dialogue, but it takes a theatre company to make the fantasy he created come to life on stage. I saw that magic happen tonight with Haddonfield Plays […]

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DOUBT by Wellbilt Theater Factory—Bodes Well

Around the Region November 8, 2010 at 8:54 pm 0 comments

I just saw a very fine production of DOUBT, presented by the Wellbilt Theater Factory and Haddonfield Plays and Players.  It was well acted and directed, and, in this sitting, audience members even reflected a reverent mood.  After Father Flynn’s first monologue, which he ends with a sign of the […]

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Heartfelt WEST SIDE STORY at Haddonfield Plays and Players

Around the Region October 26, 2010 at 7:43 pm 1 comment

Taking a show as venerable and well-known as WEST SIDE STORY, Haddonfield Plays & Players – and specifically, directors A.J. Garcia and C.J. Sikorski – have created an often heartfelt production of what can seem to be a larger-than-life musical. Aside from some minor opening night flubs and a few […]

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HP&P’s Biloxi Blues Is A Winner

Around the Region September 21, 2010 at 7:08 pm 0 comments

Biloxi blues by Neil Simon is the second chapter in what is known as the Eugene Trilogy, a semi autobiographical tale. It follows Brighton Beach Memoirs and precedes Broadway Bound.The original play on Broadway won a Tony Award for best play of 1985. Haddonfield Plays and Players, an intimate 150 […]

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Creative Spin on GREASE at HP&P

Around the Region July 15, 2010 at 9:09 pm 0 comments

Haddonfield Plays and Players’ summer production has always held a special place in the community’s heart. After all, this group has been providing quality theatre since 1934 and has had stars like Michael Landon and Judith Light grace their stage. This year, they present the popular story of The Pink […]

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