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The cast of the Manatee Players' The Mystery of Edwin Drood.
January 2014

The Manatee Players’ The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Arts editor Kay Kipling reviews this audience-interaction musical adaptation of the Dickens tale.

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Taurean Blacque, Drew Foster and Robert Douglas in The Whipping Man. Photo by Don Daly
January 2014

Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe’s The Whipping Man

Arts editor Kay Kipling reviews this area premiere.

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Matthew Anderson, Brian Owen and Jory Murphy in Loot.
January 2014

FSU/Asolo Conservatory’s Loot

Arts editor Kay Kipling reviews this Joe Orton comedy.

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Montae Russell in FST's Thurgood.
December 2013

Florida Studio Theatre’s Thurgood

Arts editor Kay Kipling reviews this one-man show about civil rights figure Thurgood Marshall.

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John Andruzzi, Alana Opie, Joseph Strickland and Tahlia Byers in White Christmas.
December 2013

The Players’ White Christmas

Arts editor Kay Kipling reviews the current production of the classic holiday film.

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The cast of WBTT's Purlie.
November 2013

WBTT’s Purlie

Arts editor Kay Kipling reviews this seldom-seen musical.

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Noonand and Kevin Loreque. Photo by Maria Lyle
November 2013

Florida Studio Theatre’s Monty Python’s Spamalot

Arts editor Kay Kipling reviews the musical version of the comedy film.

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The cast of Show Boat. photo Frank Atura
November 2013

Asolo Repertory Theatre’s Show Boat

Arts editor Kay Kipling reviews the Asolo Rep production of this classic musical.

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Alyssa Goudy and Timothy J. Fitzgerald in Venice Theatre's Hairspray.
November 2013

Venice Theatre’s Hairspray

Arts editor Kay Kipling reviews VT’s new musical production.

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November 2013

Manatee Players’ Our Town

Arts editor Kay Kipling reviews the Thornton Wilder classic.

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