Elaine's year-in-local-theater piece runs in the paper version of Unfair Park on stands tomorrow. Till then, then, this sneak peek from Theater Jones, where our theater critic and Mark Lowry look back at the highlights of the year (and decade) that was.
Paul BakerIn April 2008, our Elaine Liner spoke with Dallas Theater Center Artistic Director Kevin Moriarty about his "once-in-a-lifetime, life-changing" meeting with DTC founder Paul Baker, who actor Charles Laughton once famously called "irritating, arrogant, nuts -- and a genius ... one of th ... More >>
The next production at the Dallas Theater Center, In the Beginning (opening January 21), also marks the start of a new era for actors at the 50-year-old playhouse. It will be the first production to star all of the members of artistic director Kevin Moriarty's new nine-member resident acting company ... More >>
Regan Adair, honored by the DFW Theater Critic Forum for a season's worth of work -- including his by-God hilarious turn in Dallas Theater Center's The Misanthrope Win a DFW Theater Critics Forum award and you get … absolutely nothing. No bronze trophy. No crystal gewgaw with your named etched int ... More >>
A missing page in the Playbill for Spamalot, the Broadway tour currently playing at the Music Hall at Fair Park, has fueled a ferocious little fuss among the free magazine’s publisher, the Dallas Summer Musicals and Irving’s Lyric Stage. Lyric’s founder and artist director, Steven Jones, boug ... More >>
City of Angels gets la-la-lost; DFW drama critics dole out '06 honors
Bug at Kitchen Dog Theater gets under your skin; year's infectious performances touch critics
DTC kicks it up a notch with Anna in the Tropics; area critics honor the year's best stage work
Plus: Liner's Spitefest
Our intrepid correspondent follows a scheming ex-con to Mexico in search of treasure. They find bupkus.
Dallas-Fort Worth Theater Critics Forum pundits pass out plaudits
Up-write Citizens Brigade