Bob Goepfert

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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Arts & Culture
12:51 pm
Tue August 26, 2014

Bob Goepfert Reviews Stageworks' Production of "Tomorrow In The Battle"

With the play “Tomorrow in the Battle,” Stageworks in Hudson, NY has coined a new term - “World Premiere Revival.”

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Arts & Culture
12:45 pm
Tue August 19, 2014

Bob Goepfert Reviews "Dancing Lessons" at Barrington Stage Company

“Dancing Lessons” is a delightful theater experience.  That, despite the fact, it is a  romantic-comedy that does not offer a look at anything new.  Instead it’s refreshing look at a familiar story.

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Arts & Culture
12:46 pm
Tue August 5, 2014

Bob Goepfert Reviews "Cirque Eloize" At Proctors

Every summer there is one sleeper event – a show that is unexpected in the fun it provides.  This year that show is “iD,” performed by Cirque Eloize at Proctors Theatre in Schenectady.

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Commentary & Opinion
12:50 pm
Tue July 22, 2014

Bob Goepfert: Saratoga Shakespeare's "MacBeth"

At the top of the conventional wisdom list is the assumption that if you do a play of William Shakespeare in an outdoor setting, you must choose a comedy or a romance.  Under no circumstance should you do a tragedy outside.

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Arts & Culture
12:50 pm
Sun July 20, 2014

Bob Goepfert Reviews "Hands On A Hardbody"

“Hands on a Hardbody,” is a tender, contemporary musical about the American dream.  It’s about ten people who enter a contest that demands a person keep at least one hand on a truck until all others drop out.  The last person standing wins the vehicle.

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