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    MNM Revue Stresses The Stories Behind The Songs In Side By Side By Sondheim

    Simply, MNM Productions’ effort may be the best production of Side by Side by Sondheim seen in South Florida or many other places. Four superb performers act the dramatic, psychological and emotional guts out of these numbers; the result was often moving and stimulating renditions of theater songs about specific people in specific situations rather than disembodied “numbers.”

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    MacGraw And O’Neal Effective, Poignant In Love Letters Tour

    If the Ali MacGraw-Ryan O’Neal pairing was a marketing stunt to sell the new national tour of Love Letters that kicked off in Fort Lauderdale, the actors pulled a fast one and delivered unassailably nuanced and moving performances that needed no apologies or asterisks.

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    Singing Their Hearts Out Over Last Five Years At Evening Star

    Evening Star Production’s fervent mounting of Jason Robert Brown’s cult musical The Last Five Years invests infinite compassion for the eddying gain and loss in one of the most intriguing constructs in musical theater.

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    Doors Slam, Guns Appear And Clothes Fall Off In Actors Playhouse’s Unnecessary Farce

    There’s a six-foot-plus-tall hitman in full Highland garb and speaking in an unintelligble brogue, an ineffectual cop who isn’t trusted with actual firearms, and an accountant who ends up half-naked in front of strangers – repeatedly — all crucial elements of Ac
    The doors, which will open and slam like percussion, are crucial, of course, because this show is courageously entitled, Unnecessary Farce.