Charles Krohn

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    May 29, 2014
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    May 22, 2014
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    May 15, 2014
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    April 21, 2011

    Mediocrity versus Genius

    The Alley's Amadeus imagines relationship between two musicians.

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    March 3, 2011

    August: Osage County

    It's no holds barred in this powerful Alley production.

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    October 18, 2007

    Arsenic and Old Lace

    The Alley puts on a play from 1941 — and it's surprisingly youthful

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    February 9, 2006

    Capsule Reviews

    Our critics weigh in on local theater

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    February 2, 2006

    Capsule Reviews

    Our critics weigh in on local theater

  • Calendar

    January 19, 2006

    War Is Hell

    But it's funny, too, in Barrymore

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    May 27, 2004

    Rome If You Want To

    The highbrow thespians at the Alley take on a lowbrow musical

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    April 1, 2004

    What a Messed-Up World

    The angry inhabitants of 121st Street storm the Alley Theatre

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    June 5, 2003

    Shallow Hamlet

    Boyd's flair can't hide this production's inner flaws

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    March 13, 2003

    Family Circus

    The Alley and Alegría offer all-ages shows that adults will actually enjoy

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    July 11, 2002

    Did She or Didn't She?

    The Alley opens Summer Chills with a play that will keep you guessing till the very end

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    April 25, 2002

    It's All Relative

    Alan Ayckbourn knows that one play's bit player is another's star

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    February 7, 2002

    Of Actors and Singers

    The Alley and the Opera tackle the same story, but the results couldn't be more different

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    December 7, 2000

    The Alley Foot-Warmer

    Kinda like fruitcake

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    October 19, 2000


    The Alley transforms Shakespeare's Dream into a surreal high-tech landscape full of hilarious butt jokes

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    February 17, 2000

    Double Your Pleasure

    Gregory Boyd's fearless, farcical take on Shakespeare is no Error

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    July 15, 1999

    Wilted Maneater

    Alley's Little Shop of Horrors is likable but light

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    August 6, 1998

    Shakespeare with a Twist

    Quirky Gentlemen twins with belabored Lear at Miller

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    May 28, 1998

    Sardines and Skivvies

    Noises Off shows why the sun never sets on British farce

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    December 11, 1997

    Christmas Treats

    The holiday brings forth some old chestnuts, a few of them tasty

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    January 18, 1996

    It's a Fearful Life

    Stages finds the free-floating anxiety in Albee's Delicate Balance

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    December 7, 1995

    Oh, Carol!

    A trio of takes on Dickens' classic shows why it's lasted so long

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    January 26, 1995

    Chilly Scenes of Pinter

    Stages shines in three playlets by Britain's master of the enigmatic

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    July 7, 1994
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    January 20, 1994

    Sing, Muse, the Wrath of Ma Rainey

    More than just a blue period, Ma Rainey sings -- and boasts and celebrates and laments -- the tale of a culture

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    December 23, 1993

    Dyssing Christmas

    Why theater critics get grouchy in December, and a review of the audience at 12 Steps to a More Dysfunctional Christmas