Charlotte Akin

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    May 11, 2000


    New Theatre Company gets Capital

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    December 30, 1999

    Theater in the ground

    Local stage productions excelled in 1999 -- but where are the crowds?

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    November 18, 1999

    Final bow?

    New Theatre Company ends with something Absurd

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    September 16, 1999

    Child's play

    Toys in the Attic provides a fun-filled ride through sexual repression

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    July 1, 1999

    Biting the hand

    New Theatre's Stonewall Jackson's House is an exhausting, rewarding comic debate

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    June 24, 1999


    Stonewall Jackson's House would be politically incorrect, but Jimmy hates that term

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    March 18, 1999

    Pulling punches

    Mamet's The Old Neighborhood is full of rage, but never scores a direct hit

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    November 26, 1998

    They like me! They really like me!

    With the Leon Rabin Awards, Dallas toasts its theater artists without really benefiting them

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    October 29, 1998

    Tainted love

    DTC's powerful How I Learned to Drive offers a crash course in taboo relationships

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    October 1, 1998

    Matrimony unplugged

    Stellar acting and a strident script give new life to old material in Once in Doubt

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    April 9, 1998

    Of sex and socks

    New Theatre Company's hilarious production of Psychopathia Sexualis saves its talky script...almost

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    September 4, 1997
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    May 22, 1997

    Scorched earth

    New Theatre Company sets Nebraska afire

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    February 13, 1997

    Placebo prescription

    New Theatre Company's Faith Healer is a half-cure for the dramatic itch

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    November 21, 1996

    Love in the ruins

    New Theatre Company puts Don Juan on Trial

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    September 12, 1996

    Heavenly trip

    New Theatre Company fires a stunning Rocket to the Moon

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    May 30, 1996

    Manson family values

    Pterodactyls flies low to the ground--and the brow

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    December 7, 1995

    Tough love

    My Thing of Love heroically takes on the aftermath of infidelity

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    September 28, 1995

    For arts sake

    New Theatre Company's Conquest of the South Pole plays to a crowd of none

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    June 15, 1995

    Picture imperfect

    New Theatre's production of The Picture of Dorian Gray suffers from tepid acting

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    December 8, 1994

    Death by metaphor

    Battery increases the current until the audience begs for mercy.