it’s All Theatre’s Best of the 2015/16 Season

By Daniel Skora One of the disadvantages of writing for a newspaper is that much of what the reader sees and reads of an author’s work has been determined by someone other than the person who wrote the article. Word count, positioning, availability of space for pictures, deadlines, the title that goes above the review, … More it’s All Theatre’s Best of the 2015/16 Season

Politics, a Pooch, and a Pleasing Performance at Theatre Nova

By Daniel Skora Normally, it would be considered not only an extremely rare occurrence but a catastrophic one as well for someone to wake up and find that they their mind and consciousness had somehow taken up residency in the body of a dog. But for performance artist Kerr (Sebastian Gerstner), it’s just another opportunity … More Politics, a Pooch, and a Pleasing Performance at Theatre Nova

“Oh, What a (Marvelous) Night” at Detroit Public Theatre

By Daniel Skora Hi-diddle-dee-dee / An actor’s life for me… Sung by J. Worthington Foulfellow in Walt Disney’s animated film Pinocchio  And so it was that a second grader put on a furry costume, walked around on all fours,  and got bitten by the acting bug playing Toto in a school production of “The Wizard … More “Oh, What a (Marvelous) Night” at Detroit Public Theatre

Davis and Dickens at Performance Network

By Daniel Skora Performance Network Theatre has two shows scheduled for the holiday season. “Why Not Me? A Sammy Davis Jr. Story” is a one man show that has the iconic entertainer looking back on critical events throughout his life and amazing career. It alternates with “Dickens: An A Capella Carol”, a dramatic reading of … More Davis and Dickens at Performance Network