Bob Goepfert

Arts & Culture
3:52 pm
Thu December 4, 2014

Bob Goepfert Reviews "The Secret Garden" At Capital Rep

The Secret Garden at Capital Rep

ALBANY - “The Secret Garden” is probably not the show you would think of as Christmas entertainment.  But as the Capital Repertory Theatre production illustrates, any musical about love, rebirth and reconciliation is ideal material for this holiday season.

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Arts & Culture
3:52 pm
Thu November 6, 2014

Bob Goepfert Reviews Curtain Call Theatre's Production of "The Lyons"

Latham - If you want proof of the theater axiom that claims comedy and tragedy are two sides of the same coin, attend Curtain Call Theatre’s production of “The Lyons.”

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Arts & Culture
12:52 pm
Tue October 21, 2014

Bob Goepfert Reviews Home Made Theater's Production of "The Addams Family"

A theater tradition is to give a star performer applause upon making an entrance.   At the opening night production of “The Addams Family” at Home Made Theater in Saratoga the audience applauded when the stage lights came up.

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Arts & Culture
12:53 pm
Tue October 14, 2014

Bob Goepfert Reviews "Newsies" At Proctors

SCHENCTADY -  “Newsies” is starting its first national tour at Proctors Theatre in Schenectady and it appears the Disney company has another cash cow on its hands.  This is a musical that should please almost everyone and fill the house at every show before its final performance on Friday night. And, it’s likely to do the same on the road.

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Arts & Culture
12:52 pm
Sat October 4, 2014

Bob Goepfert Reviews "Other Desert Cities" At Capital Rep

ALBANY – “Other Desert Cities” is a play about the collateral damage of keeping secrets.   It’s a work that stresses the fragility of trust and the need for families to be honest with each other.

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Arts & Culture
12:51 pm
Tue September 30, 2014

Bob Goepfert Reviews "A Couple of Blaguards" At Proctors

“A Couple of Blaguards” can be termed an Irish reminiscence.   The work that continues at the small G.E. Theatre at Proctors through Sunday concerns two brothers who tell about their upbringing during the 1930s in Limerick, Ireland and their eventual assimilation into American culture as émigrés in the 1950s.

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Arts & Culture
3:52 pm
Thu September 25, 2014

Bob Goepfert Reviews Barington Stage's Production Of "Character Man"

Our theater reviewer Bob Goepfert discusses "Character Man" at Barrington Stage in Pittsfield.

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Arts & Culture
12:52 pm
Tue September 16, 2014

Bob Goepfert Reviews Curtain Call Theatre's Production Of "Family Furniture"

LATHAM   - A.R. Gurney is as much a historian as he is a playwright.  His newest play, “Family Furniture,” being offered at Curtain Call Theatre in Latham through October 11, is a detailed portrait of life as it was lived in the 1950s.

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Arts & Culture
12:52 pm
Sat September 13, 2014

Bob Goepfert Reviews Theater Barn's Production Of "Half And Half"

New Lebanon - If all it took to write an enjoyable play was a good premise “Half and Half” would be a terrific piece of theater.

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Arts & Culture
3:52 pm
Fri August 29, 2014

Bob Goepfert Reviews The Theater Barn's Production Of "The Addams Family"

New Lebanon - Theater Barn in New Lebanon is ending their summer season with “The Addams Family,” a happy, bright and enjoyable musical. 

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