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Review: The enduring pleasures of Gypsy

There are stage mothers and then there is Rose in the musical Gypsy , who is to the rest of the lot what Godzilla is to geckos.
Gotta sing! Gotta dance!
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  April 08, 2011

Review: PC updates Ibsen's Hedda Gabler

Bad girls these days may act out more flamboyantly than the anti-heroine namesake of Henrik Ibsen's Hedda Gabler . But Hedda makes up in shrewdness what she lacks in spectacle.
Queen of mean
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  November 05, 2010

It’s all relative

There is something especially fascinating about a play that you know knocked the socks (or sandals) off its original audiences.
PC’s madcap Charley’s Aunt
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  October 29, 2008

Still Funny

The musical Funny Girl wasn’t made for just Barbra Streisand.
PC brings Fanny Brice back to life
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  April 08, 2008