Author Archives: Kathleen Kirby

FVP Delivers Impressive “Death of a Salesman”

Reviewed by Kathleen Kirby Arthur Miller’s Pulitzer Prize winning Death of a Salesman isn’t a project for the faint of heart, but Fenton Village Players proved themselves up to the challenge. A serious drama, it takes the audience on a … Continue reading

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Fenton Village Players Presenting “Death of a Salesman”

Death of a Salesman April 20th – 23rd, 28th – 30th A story about the last days of Willy Loman, a salesman, who, in is quest for the “American Dream”, cannot understand how he failed to win success and happiness. … Continue reading

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UM-Flint’s Brings Bright Interpretation to Oscar Wilde’s “Earnest”

Reviewed by Kathleen Kirby When Irish playwright Oscar Wilde was writing in the late nineteenth century, conservatism ruled society. It was a time of upper crust pomp and general disdain for the lesser classes. The University of Michigan-Flint Department of … Continue reading

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“BISCUIT!” THIS WEEKEND ONLY!

  This Weekend Only! Friday, March 24 – 7pm •  Saturday, March 25 – 2pm All tickets only $10 each A frolicking little puppy named Biscuit loves exploring, making new friends, and even stirring up some mischief. Along the way, Biscuit learns … Continue reading

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New McCree Theatre to Present “Needle in a Haystack” – A Musical Tribute to the Velvelettes

The Board of Directors and Friends of the New McCree Theatre are presenting a Gala Reception and World Premiere Performance of the original musical, A Needle in a Haystack: the Story of the Velvelettes, a tribute to Motown’s longest lasting … Continue reading

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FYT “Cat in the Hat” Audition Opportunity for Grades 7 – 12

AUDITION OPPORTUNITY Students in grades 7 through 12 are invited to audition for Dr. Suess’ The Cat In The Hat “We looked! Then we saw him step in on the mat! We looked! And we saw him! The Cat in the … Continue reading

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CCC’s “The Kings of Unionville” Brings Comedy Home

Reviewed by Kathleen Kirby Stories about Michigan are always intriguing just because they’re close to home. And, if the story is funny, slightly wacky, and also heartwarming then all the better. Actually that’s a pretty good description of Michigan playwright … Continue reading

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