3.0★ ★ ★

Paradiso: Chapter 1

When I get tickets to an escape room experience, I expect a single-room experience. Yet in reality, I find myself crawling through dark rooms, climbing up ladders, and freeing a woman who’s handcuffed to the ...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Too Blondes – Savannah & Chase

A good reviewer isn’t supposed to let their personal biases get in the way of a fair review. So, full disclosure, I am completely predisposed to like Too Blondes. Not only am I am blonde twenty-something, but...
2.0★ ★

The Bacchae

I have high hopes when I walk into Faux Real Theatre’s production of Euripides’ Greek tragedy, The Bacchae. After all, the company’s press release promises “a raucous aesthetic,” “immersive abandon,...
3.0★ ★ ★

Erin Markey: A Ride on the Irish Cream

Have you ever been completely confused by an experience, but somehow enjoyed it anyways? That’s exactly how I feel as I leave the quirky, high-energy performance of Erin Markey’s A Ride On the Irish Cream. ...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Confirmation

Great art makes you think a little bit harder than you normally do. Christopher Thorpe, the man in the one-man show Confirmation, achieves exactly that with his performance. The central theme of Confirmation...
3.0★ ★ ★

niv Acosta: Discotropic

When I see that the COIL festival is hosting a dance performance that explores the relationship between “science fiction, disco, astrophysics, and the black American experience,” I am one hundred percent in...
3.0★ ★ ★

Song

COIL 2016 Festival It’s typically considered rude to keep your eyes closed during a performance. Yet at SONG, a sound installation from the Australian based Ranters Theater, that is not the case. SONG i...