Category Archives: Blogger – Past Productions

The Pink Unicorn

The Pink UnicornMay 18-20 @ 8:00 pm  -  May 21 @ 3:00 pm By Elise Forier Edie Directed by Ingrid Sonnichsen With: Amy Landis A recent widow raising her 14-year-old daughter in a small, conservative Texas town, Trish works at a nearby hospital and cherishes her church, her home,...
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4.48 Fresh Voices Review

By Liz Beck Walking out of 4.48 Psychosis, I still wasn’t sure what it was truly about. If pressed, I’d state the obvious and say clinical depression; the show spans what seems to be a wide range of issues relating to mental illness before an apparent suicide. This conjecture stems simply from the fact that the...
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4.48 Psychosis – Review Local Pittsburgh

4.48 Psychosis is Shakespeare for the downtrodden. A true masterpiece of powerfully physical theater, poignant emotions, and incendiary wordsmithing that transcends into a uniformed array of violent pleasures for the audience to ingest. The show, while only an hour, is not for the faint of heart. It bleeds infamy and despair, but in the most...
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4.48 Psychosis – Why “Physical Theater”?

Director Robyne Parrish talks process for 4.48 Psychosis When Virginia Wall Gruenert approached me with 4.48 Psychosis, I must be honest, I was petrified. I was literally scared of the responsibility of it - of the magnitude of the subject matter - the lack of scene delineation and character breakdown and most of all, the dark...
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4.48 Psychosis – Meet Movement Artist Moriah Ella Mason

Moriah Ella Mason is an interdisciplinary artist, bodyworker, and educator. Mason has performed throughout Pittsburgh with the Pillow Project/the Ellipses Condition, Maree ReMalia | merrygogo, and Mark C. Thompson. Her original movement and performance works have been presented at a variety of venues in Pittsburgh, Tucson, and NYC. Mason is a professional massage therapist with a private practice...
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4.48 Psychosis – meet the playwright

Sarah Kane (February 3, 1971 - February 20, 1999) was a British playwright. Her plays dealt uncompromisingly with themes of death, sex, violence and mental illness, and are characterised by an increasing poetic intensity, a rich affirmation of love in all its forms, and by use of sharply violent imagery so powerful that it cuts across...
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Lungs

Dec. 2 – 3, 8 – 10, 15 – 17 @ 8:00 pm  Matinee  Dec. 4 & 11, 2016  @ 3:00 pm Written by Duncan MacMillanPoster FINAL web Directed by Spencer Whale With: Sarah Silk & Alec Silberblatt A bare...
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Voices – a one woman comedy

[caption id="attachment_8668" align="alignright" width="200"]Carla Delaney Carla Delaney[/caption] Written by and starring Carla Delaney Directed by Jessica Lynn Johnson Voice over cast: Jared Nigro as Zack Nick Armstrong as Dan Voices is one woman comedy about a voice-over actress discovering her own voice! Carla Delaney can mimic any voice; Betty White, Drew Barrymore, Bart Simpson...to...
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Lungs – Fresh Voice Review

Fresh Voices - Elizabeth Beck - Senior RMU [caption id="attachment_8612" align="alignright" width="300"]Off The Wall/Carnegie Stage presents "Lungs" Sarah Silk - Alec Silberblatt Photo: Heather Mull[/caption] The first thing I thought when the lights came up at the end of the show was: That was an insane amount of words....
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