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DC Theatre Scene: Basra Boy
"Isaac has crafted the production beautifully to make every scene fold into another with minimum fuss and lightning speed. She is aided by the energetic and fearless Sticklin ...This is...
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Review Round-Up: The Weir
The Washington Post "Subtle but magnetic ... the audience is transfixed as the characters, one at a time, sink into long, spellbinding speeches recounting eerie, inexplicable events ... Rhea and...
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Review Round-Up: Basra Boy
The Washington Post "In a succinct 70 minutes that pulse with slangy lyricism, "Basra Boy" paints a vibrant portrait of an exuberant teenager and his quirky, down-at-heels community. As brought...
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Washington Post Going Out Guide: Basra Boy
In "Basra Boy," Keegan Theatre's new production, a teen aches to join the army, if only to escape the boredom and sheer claustrophobia of small-town life. If the story of...
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DC Theatre Scene: THE WEIR
The Keegan Theatre’s production carries on the play’s award-winning tradition, dropping its incredibly-talented cast into a cozy, intimate rural Irish pub and letting the players take it from there ......
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Washington City Paper on Basra Boy
Keegan Theatre’s One-Man Northern Irish Punk Rock War Story: "Basra Boy is a Belfast play to its core. The one-man production centers on an 18-year-old Belfast punk, who has a...
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Helen Hayes Recommends: The Weir
Keegan Theatre’s production of Conor McPherson's THE WEIR has received a recommendation from the Helen Hayes awards. by Conor McPherson Directed by Mark A. Rhea FEBRUARY 12 - MARCH 13, 2011 Featuring...
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Washington Post Express: The War at Home: ‘Basra Boy’
On Saturday, the Keegan Theatre welcomes "Basra Boy" to the Church Street Theater for a world premiere. Penned by Northern Irish playwright Rosemary Jenkinson, the play follows two trouble-making teens...
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PRESS RELEASE: Basra Boy
A one-man tour de force, BASRA BOY features Josh Sticklin playing all the characters, a thrilling challenge for actor and director alike. "This play speaks to me on many levels,”...
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PRESS RELEASE: The Weir
THE WEIR, called “beautiful and devious” by The New York Times, will be directed by four-time Helen Hayes nominee and Keegan Artistic Director Mark A. Rhea. The cast of THE...
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Helen Hayes Recommends “A Shadow of Honor”
Keegan Theatre's world premiere of Peter Coy's "A Shadow of Honor" has received a recommendation from the Helen Hayes awards. See the show before it closes.  Only two weekends remain! Thursdays-Saturdays...
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DCist: “A Shadow of Honor”
After you walk into the cavernous converted church to see A Shadow of Honor, the new play by Peter Coy being premiered by Keegan Theatre one of the first things...
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