March 2016 Blog Posts (2)

"The Sam Cooke Story" is a brilliant production about a singularly gifted artist

“The Sam Cooke Story” featured an incredible artist whose life was cut short under very suspicious circumstances. In a remarkable performance, Cecil E. Washington, Jr. was transcendent as Cooke, singing some of the most beautiful songs ever written and performed by a singular musician. Washington’s voice seemed to be touched by divinity with his dulcet tones and charismatic stage presence, he was perfectly cast as the prodigiously talented Cooke.…

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Added by Bonnie Greenball Silvestri on March 29, 2016 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Asolo Rep Serves Up a Pleasurable and Thought-Provoking Evening with "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner"

by Bonnie Beth Silvestri

“Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner,” now playing at Asolo Repertory Theatre is a perfect bookend to “West Side Story,” the tragic tale of star-crossed lovers of different racial backgrounds that opened the 2015-2016 season. In “Guess Who,” set at roughly the same time, a young nurse, Joanna Drayton (Ally Farzetta) brings a charismatic and accomplished doctor John Prentice (A.K. Murtadha) home from her travels to Hawaii to meet her parents Christina and Matt…

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Added by Bonnie Greenball Silvestri on March 20, 2016 at 11:00am — No Comments

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