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The Gold Dust Orphans' Mildred Fierce

James M. Cain meets George M. Cohan in Mildred Fierce, Ryan Landry and the Gold Dust Orphans’ hoofing hoot of a riff on the 1945 Joan Crawford film.

By CAROLYN CLAY  |  February 15, 2013
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Speakeasy's The Drowsy Chaperone; Gold Dust Orphans' Peter Pansy

The Drowsy Chaperone  is receiving a rousing wake-up call from SpeakEasy Stage Company (at the BCA's Calderwood Pavilion through June 5).  
High flyers
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  May 20, 2011

Review: The Hotel Nepenthe; Ti-Jean & His Brothers; Pussy on the House

"Only connect," advises E.M. Forster, failing to add, "And be weird." John Kuntz, however, hears that double directive, perhaps blowing in the wind, and responds with The Hotel Nepenthe .
Islands in the storm
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  March 04, 2011

Boston’s Best Theater Productions of 2010

Renovation and reanimation were the news this year, and that led one to wonder: if the Fabulous Invalid is so sick, why does it need so many new cribs?
Busting out all over
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  December 24, 2010

Review: Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune

What could be more heartwarming for the holidays than a couple of middle-aged losers getting naked?
Plus Mrs. Grinchley; Merrimack's Beasley; Stoneham's Pageant
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  December 10, 2010

Review: A good old-fashioned Screw

Stoneham Theatre's staging The Turn of the Screw in time for Halloween (it plays through November 7) comes as no surprise, but director Caitlin Lowans turned heads when she cast Gold Dust Orphans founder Ryan Landry as one of her two stars in Jeffrey
Ryan Landry and Molly Schreiber star in Stoneham's Henry James ghost-story classic
By MADDY MYERS  |  October 29, 2010

A screwy turn: Drilling Ryan Landry and Molly Schreiber

A screwy turn: Drilling Ryan Landry and Molly Schreiber

Photo: JOHN HOWREY When you hear that Ryan Landry is starring in a production called Turn of the Screw, your mind immediately thinks dirty things....
By Maddy Myers  |  October 13, 2010

Glee and sympathy

If Ryan Landry gets any more respectable, he’ll be hosting Masterpiece Theatre.
The Gold Dust Orphans’ The Gulls; Nora’s The Lady with All the Answers
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  May 21, 2010