Post Tagged with: "The Eagle Theatre"

Eagle Theatre’s INTO THE WOODS – Not Your Usual Fairy Tales

Professional Theatre November 10, 2014 at 9:49 am 0 comments

“The forests are not always what they seem in Sondheim’s romantic and brilliant INTO THE WOODS. Weaving everyone’s favorite fairy tales together, this delightful and witty musical conjures up dazzling lyrics, sumptuous melodies and a deliciously wicked plot that begs the question… What happens after happily ever after?” INTO THE […]

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THE CIVIL WAR at The Eagle: Glorious, Awe-Inspiring Musical!

Professional Theatre September 30, 2014 at 7:57 pm 0 comments

South Jersey’s Eagle Theatre has awed another audience with the magnificent and powerful, THE CIVIL WAR, the musical. Ted Wioncek truly defined the term “artistic direction” as he put the pieces together. Wioncek and Chris Miller, the lighting designer, put together a great theatre concept for the show. And it […]

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Powerful Pulitzer Prize-Winning GLENGARRY GLEN ROSS at The Eagle Theatre

Professional Theatre April 27, 2014 at 9:48 pm 0 comments

Instead of swimming with sharks, these real estate salesmen are vicious jackals and hyenas—feeding off each other, while moving in on each other’s kills—or leads, contracts, etc. These salesmen will do anything to close a deal. When their competitors, each other, or even contrary prey affect their ability to survive, […]

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NEXT TO NORMAL is Next to Perfect at The Eagle Theatre

Professional Theatre March 14, 2014 at 8:47 am 0 comments

Having just seen The Eagle Theatre production of NEXT TO NORMAL, I know a beautiful diamond when I see it. The Eagle Theatre production is flawless. While the topic of mental illness sounds depressing, lively music and witty lyrics present the story. NEXT TO NORMAL won The Outer Circle Critics’ […]

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FOOTLOOSE at The Eagle Theatre — Pure Dynamite and Nitroglycerin!

Professional Theatre January 23, 2014 at 9:37 pm 0 comments

The Eagle Theatre in Hammonton, NJ, believes there is no show that can’t be dynamite and nitroglycerin—no matter how dated, no matter how mixed the show’s Broadway reviews. So, the theatre has no doubt they can take a musical like FOOTLOOSE–one that received mixed reviews on Broadway, contained only two […]

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Horror in Hammonton: LITTLE SHOP Thrills Audiences at The Eagle

Professional Theatre November 10, 2013 at 6:26 pm 0 comments

LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS is a comedy horror rock musical, by composer Alan Menken and writer Howard Ashman, about a hapless florist shop worker who raises a plant that feeds on human blood and flesh. A voice “not unlike God’s” recalls a time when the human race “suddenly encountered a […]

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Eagle Theatre’s LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Delightfully Different

Professional Theatre October 31, 2013 at 9:36 pm 0 comments

LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, THE MUSICAL has never been my favorite musical, but that most likely has to do with its origins and Roger Corman, who directed the 1960 low-budget black comedy film by the same name. It is still a black comedy, although it portends to be a comedy […]

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High Scores for LOMBARDI at The Eagle Theatre

Professional Theatre October 2, 2013 at 10:10 pm 0 comments

Vince Lombardi yells a lot, but who doesn’t yell in football? You don’t have to be a football fan to enjoy LOMBARDI at The Eagle Theatre, where the action is non-stop, and the dialogue witty, often funny, and telling. The Eagle Theatre has produced another terrific show. If you only […]

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Eagle Theatre’s Hot and Sassy SMOKEY JOE’S CAFE

Professional Theatre August 7, 2013 at 5:22 pm 0 comments

“Yakety Yak”, “Poison Ivy”, “Jailhouse Rock”, “Kansas City”, “Charlie Brown”, “Loving You”, “Trouble” and “Searchin’” are some of the some of the songs danced and sung to perfection by the ensemble. You’ve heard some of these songs and wondered where in the heck did they come from and some you […]

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She Said: Eagle Theatre’s URINETOWN is the Place to Be

Professional Theatre June 10, 2013 at 8:25 pm 1 comment

The Eagle Theatre of Hammonton’s new production of URINETOWN THE MUSICAL is an absolute smash hit! The spunky satire hits a home run right out of the ball park and straight into URINETOWN. Originally produced on Broadway in 2001, URINETOWN had 965 performances and received ten Tony nominations and three […]

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He Said: URINETOWN THE MUSICAL – Satirical, Comedic Fun at The Eagle Theatre

Professional Theatre June 10, 2013 at 8:25 pm 1 comment

To pee or not to pee, that is the question. That’s enough potty humor. In fact, there is no more. I promise. My wife, daughter and I just attended the opening night of URINETOWN THE MUSICAL at The Eagle Theatre in Hammonton, NJ. Let me say this first: don’t let […]

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“Curtain Up!” Podcast Episode 5: June 7, 2013

Podcasts June 2, 2013 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Check out the latest episode of the “Curtain Up!” podcast. Lot’s of shows opening this coming weekend! Don’t forget you can now subscribe to “Curtain Up!” podcast on Apple iTunes. Click here to subscribe. From other podcast programs you can follow it by subscribing to the feed, http://www.stagemagazine.org/feed/curtainuppodcast/.

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He Said: Iconic Tribal Rock Musical HAIR Reaches New High at The Eagle Theatre

Professional Theatre April 23, 2013 at 12:20 pm 0 comments

The Eagle Theatre’s production of HAIR was stunning and electrifying again with a different charge–an amazing comeback for a 45-year-old musical. The singing performances alone in this show will leave you breathless, but there’s much more to hold your attention. Again on Broadway, HAIR won the Tony for the Best […]

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Fast and Funny COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE at The Eagle Theatre

Professional Theatre March 8, 2013 at 7:11 pm 0 comments

Silliness is the order of the day in The Eagle Theatre’s production of The Reduced Shakespeare Company’s comic assemblage, THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED); and that is not a criticism. Writers Adam Long, Daniel Singer and Jess Winfield have combined 37 of the Bard of Avon’s plays into […]

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“One Singular Sensation”: A CHORUS LINE Sizzles at The Eagle Theatre

Professional Theatre January 19, 2013 at 10:57 am 0 comments

They say a really good musical leaves you with music and lyrics playing in your head; A CHORUS LINE is one of those musicals. However, The Eagle Theatre version has the rhythm section resonating affectionately on your chest as you glide, sort of dancing your way to your car as […]

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COMPLETELY HOLLYWOOD Has Them Rolling in the Aisles at The Eagle Theatre

Around the Region September 16, 2012 at 11:29 am 0 comments

COMPLETELY HOLLYWOOD (ABRIDGED) at The Eagle Theatre: Wow! Bravo! No ovation—sorry the audience is rolling in the aisle. Yes, it’s that funny. Sorry that I had to miss the opening night on this one. The professional cast and crew of The Eagle Theatre in Hammonton worked their usual magic on […]

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Out of this World: ROCKY HORROR at The Eagle Theatre

Out of this World: ROCKY HORROR at The Eagle Theatre

Around the Region October 31, 2012 at 8:34 pm 0 comments

THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW with music, lyrics, and book by Richard O’Brien is not your typical musical. Directed by Ed Corsi with musical direction by Tom Abruzzo and choreography by Kate Scharff the show combines rock & roll with unintentional humor and aspects of improvisational brilliance. ROCKY HORROR is a […]

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A Cast Full of Champions: SPELLING BEE at The Eagle Theatre

Around the Region October 6, 2012 at 5:32 am 1 comment

The Eagle Theatre’s production of the Tony Award winning musical THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE with music and lyrics by William Finn and Book by Rachel Sheinkin, directed by Ted Wioncek, III in Hammonton, NJ is a must see for any theatre-goer. Filled with comedic quips, heart-wrenching songs, […]

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ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO’S NEST Soars at The Eagle Theatre

Around the Region June 17, 2012 at 1:57 pm 1 comment

The Eagle Theatre production of ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO’S NEST, adapted for the stage by Dale Wasserman and directed by Ted Wioncek, III in Hammonton, New Jersey is not for the soft-hearted or sensitive, so you may want to bring tissues if you fall in that category. Aside from […]

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