Theatre Review: You’ll Feel this One ‘In The Bones’

Christopher Elston / Chris' Corner (click here to read Chris' Corner blog) A young man dies.  What are the factors that led to his death?  What are the consequences of his passing?  How do his family and loved ones cope now that he is gone?  These are the questions posed and answered in the drama, [...]

By | 2016-10-26T04:24:22+00:00 August 21st, 2015|Production Reviews|0 Comments

Theatre Review: In The Bones

Kim Carpenter / The Omaha World Herald On the surface, Cody Daigle-Orians’ “In the Bones” is about gay marriage, the war in Afghanistan and a family coping with suicide. But actually, it’s far less about the first, much more about the second and third, and ultimately about so much more than all three combined. The [...]

By | 2016-10-26T04:24:22+00:00 August 21st, 2015|Production Reviews|0 Comments

Theatre Review: SNAP’s ‘Harbor’ holds interest even if pacing is a bit uneven

Bob Fischbach / The Omaha World Herald They’re living the gay dream, until a couple of visitors wake them. In SNAP Productions’ comedy “Harbor,” which opened last weekend, architect Ted (Joshua Mullady) and writer Kevin (Noah Diaz) live in oh-so-tasteful and expensive Sag Harbor on the east end of Long Island. Their 10-year relationship works [...]

By | 2016-10-26T04:24:26+00:00 March 12th, 2015|Production Reviews|0 Comments

Theatre Review: Much to Enjoy with This Quarrelsome Clan

Bob Fischbach / The Omaha World Herald A witty script, strong production values and an exceptional performance from a leading actress are the chief reasons to catch “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike,” a SNAP Productions comedy. Thursday’s opener had plenty of laugh-out-loud moments delivered by director Daena Schweiger’s spirited cast. Playwright Christopher Durang’s [...]

By | 2016-10-26T04:24:26+00:00 November 15th, 2014|Production Reviews|0 Comments

Theatre Review: Hearts of Darkness (SNAP brings it home)

Gordon Spencer / The Reader We Are Proud to Present a Presentation, About the Herero of Namibia, Formerly Known as Southwest Africa, From the German Sudwestafrika, Between the Years 1884-1915 is the play's full title. Reading it, you might say "Huh?" It looks kind of weird, right? Thus does playwright Jackie Sibblies Drury provoke you [...]

By | 2016-10-26T04:24:27+00:00 August 28th, 2014|Production Reviews|0 Comments

Theatre Review: Racial intolerance packs punch in SNAP’s ‘Proud to Present’

Bob Fischbach / World Herald Staff Writer It's not easy theater - not for this cast of six strong actors, and certainly not for audiences. But a play with this year's longest title, which SNAP! Productions opened Thursday, could be the most powerful thing you'll see onstage this season. We Are Proud to Present a [...]

By | 2016-10-26T04:24:27+00:00 August 23rd, 2014|Production Reviews|0 Comments

Theatre Review: Moving ‘Voices’ well crafted and acted

Bob Fischbach / World Herald Staff Writer "Voices From the Closet", a collection of eight original monologues about the price gay people have historically paid for hiding - or revealing - their sexual preference, is an impressive, thought-provoking and moving evening of theater. This SNAP! Productions show, which opened last weekend for a four-weekend run, [...]

By | 2014-08-28T03:29:19+00:00 June 5th, 2014|Production Reviews|0 Comments

Theatre Review: Telling Stories – Revealing histories at SNAP!

Gordon Spencer / The Reader Outstanding acting vivifies SNAP!'s newest production. It's "Voices From the Closet," eight monologues written by Daena Schweiger about gay people's struggles with coming out. Don't expect the obvious, in the path of recently much-trod ground concerning people emerging into revealing light about their private lives. Schweiger has devised many original, [...]

By | 2016-10-26T04:24:27+00:00 June 5th, 2014|Production Reviews|0 Comments