SHOPWORN is “punch-line funny and pretty darn woke”

The reviews are in, and SHOPWORN is one of the Best of Fringe 2018. But don’t just take our word for it – ask our pals at DCist. We’re so proud of this show and would love for you to join us before our run ends on July 28.

Praise for SHOPWORN

DC Metro Theater Arts: SHOPWORN is “punch-line funny and pretty darn woke” and its “appealing characters, terrific performances, and ample laughs make it an excellent and entertaining buy.”

DCist: SHOPWORN’s “tense, strange, and intriguing narrative [is] pretty entertaining.”

Broadway World DC: “Finding a young production with tons of potential is always thrilling. Finding one that has already tapped into much of that potential is even more satisfying. Hopefully, this is a production that will find life again beyond the Fringe Festival.”

DC Theater Scene: “SHOPWORN is the kind of show that strikes a chord in this current political climate. With an ever-churning news cycle of ‘could it get worse?’ moments followed by troll-filled comment sections, it’s nice to get a chance to laugh at the way we disagree.”

‘I Killed My Mother’ is haunting and beautiful – and an apt commentary for our national moment

I Killed My Mother delivers a penetrating look into a young woman’s search for inner peace and happiness. It presents a world unstuck in time, where events from the past and present – and at moments, the future – freely intertwine and literally dance and sing courtesy of Natalia Gleason’s elegant direction on the Spooky Action stage. Continue reading “‘I Killed My Mother’ is haunting and beautiful – and an apt commentary for our national moment”

What’s Prison Break, Incorporated? Well, here’s a preview!

You’ve run marathons in Kuala Lumpur, did the half Ironman in Hawaii, and proved your mettle on the now-quaint Tough Mudder race course as well as its clones. But where to go for your next adrenaline rush? You check your social media feed in desperation, wondering if you’ve peaked as a weekend warrior athlete/IT project manager. But then you see it, between posts touting gun-lust and unfettered abortions… An advertisement for your next physical challenge… Prison Break! Continue reading “What’s Prison Break, Incorporated? Well, here’s a preview!”

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