David Goodwin

  • Culture

    May 9, 2013
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    March 1, 2012
  • Calendar

    June 9, 2011
  • Culture

    April 10, 2008

    Review: Kitchen Dog Theater Puts on a Lean, Mean Richard III

    Also: With Snake Eyes, Second Thought rattles the emotions.

  • Culture

    September 27, 2007

    Lincoln Slog

    At Kitchen Dog, Man From Nebraska offers a muted vision of midlife angst

  • Culture

    July 26, 2007

    Silent Treatment

    A comedy knockout from The Boxer at FIT; a sucker punch from Sugar Bean Sisters

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2007

    The Silent Treatment: Or, Notes from the Festival of Independent Theatres

    A solid hit: Bootstraps Comedy Theater's The Boxer lands some good ones at the Festival of Independent Theatres. Great poster too. The less said, the better The Boxer is. The new play by Dallas writer and Bootstraps Comedy Theater founder Matt Lyles, who also directs this production, is a clear audi ... More >>

  • Culture

    September 15, 2005

    Itchy and Scratchy

    Bug at Kitchen Dog Theater gets under your skin; year's infectious performances touch critics

  • Culture

    April 28, 2005

    Fascinatin' Rhythms

    Death Trail keeps vaudeville alive at Frank's Place; Ragtime hits the big notes at Lyric Stage in Irving

  • Culture

    November 25, 2004

    Capsule Reviews

    Our critics weigh in on local theater

  • Culture

    November 25, 2004

    Chasing His Tale

    Kitchen Dog measures Circumference of a Squirrel; Labyrinth's Wonderful Life wanders

  • Calendar

    November 18, 2004

    Rodent Tales

    It's man vs. squirrel

  • Culture

    September 16, 2004


    DTC kicks it up a notch with Anna in the Tropics; area critics honor the year's best stage work

  • Culture

    November 20, 2003

    Double-wide Indemnity

    Killer Joe hits the target at The MAC; nicely furnished Doll's House at SMU

  • Culture

    October 16, 2003

    Tangled Webs

    Spider Woman wraps Uptown Players in her spell; Dinner with Friends and Artificial Jungle feel like traps

  • Culture

    October 17, 2002

    Easy Does It

    WaterTower scores a hit with vintage comedy; critics pick season's winners

  • Best of Dallas

    September 26, 2002

    Best Acting Debut

    Joey Steakley, Barbette, Kitchen Dog Theater

  • Culture

    June 27, 2002

    Friends of Dorothy

    A whiz of a Wizard at DSM; Henry IV pulls an all-nighter in the park

  • Culture

    June 13, 2002


    Barbette soars to greatness with the tragic tale of a trapeze artist

  • Culture

    February 21, 2002

    One, Two, Three, Gag

    Rebound and Gagged chokes on its own familiar, formulaic cuteness

  • Culture

    July 26, 2001

    The Claptrap

    Sturdy performances can't save the eminently forgettable The Unexpected Guest

  • Culture

    March 8, 2001

    It Takes Two

    Kitchen Dog's Kiss of the Spider Woman leaps over the pitfalls of collaboration

  • Culture

    February 1, 2001

    Venus Rising

    Christina Vela and Our Endeavors flesh out a sexy myth in I, Patti Diphusa

  • Culture

    January 18, 2001

    Shadows Find Light

    Dallas talents take puppets center stage

  • Culture

    October 12, 2000

    Applause! Applause!

    Dallas-Fort Worth Theater Critics Forum pundits pass out plaudits

  • Culture

    April 20, 2000

    Working out the bugs

    Lorca's Butterfly may have too much color

  • Culture

    February 17, 2000

    Labor party

    Kitchen Dog takes us down a long but scenic Road

  • Culture

    December 30, 1999

    Theater in the ground

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

  • Culture

    April 15, 1999

    Stay tuned

    Marie and Bruce is the must-see second act of Our Endeavors' duo

  • Culture

    January 7, 1999

    The 1998 Jimmys

    Undaunted by last year's tepid reception, our theater critic presents his awards to local theater artists again

  • Culture

    November 5, 1998

    Short takes

    Two companies stage comebacks of the theatrical revue with mixed results

  • Culture

    April 16, 1998

    Theater of the absurd

    Camus' Caligula is too much hot air and not enough heat

  • Calendar

    April 2, 1998
  • Culture

    October 16, 1997

    God's in the details

    Racing Demon is a microscopic study of faith

  • Culture

    July 17, 1997

    Through the lens

    Exposure reveals the camera's dark heart