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“Hollywood, Nebraska,” a Comedy About Coming Home, Gets CT Reading

“Hollywood, Nebraska,” a Comedy About Coming Home, Gets CT Reading

Kenneth Jones’ six-actor comedy Hollywood, Nebraska is the latest title in Music Theatre of Connecticut’s New Voices series, a non-musical pilot program that gives a spotlight to five contemporary plays by living authors in staged readings. Elissa DeMaria directs the Feb. 21 presentation of the play about two actresses and childhood pals returning to their dying hometown … Read Full Article→

A Dickens of a Time: Greta Lambert Stars in Her Own Solo “Carol” at Alabama Shakespeare Festival

A Dickens of a Time: Greta Lambert Stars in Her Own Solo “Carol” at Alabama Shakespeare Festival

Actress Greta Lambert, one of the great things to happen to American regional theater, is finally getting a chance to perform her one-person adaptation of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” in front of a live audience. It was commissioned by Alabama Shakespeare Festival in 2020 as a streaming event prompted by the public-gathering risks associated with the COVID-19 … Read Full Article→