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LTA’s quirky comedy ‘Ripcord’ provides a necessary respite

Janice Zucker, Matt Baughman, Kathy Ohlhaber and Marsha Rehns perform “Ripcord” at LTA June 11.

Janice Zucker, Matt Baughman, Kathy Ohlhaber and Marsha Rehns perform “Ripcord” at LTA June 11.

By: Jordan Wright

Special to the Alexandria Times

Originally published June 25, 2021

It’s nearly impossible to calculate the thrill of a live audience when you’ve been deprived of the joy of a shared experience by this interminable […]

A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder ~ The Little Theatre of Alexandria

Jordan Wright January 21, 2020 Special to The Alexandria Times

Sometimes the hardest reviews to write are the ones in which a show exceeds all expectations. Shows that excel in all facets of production from onstage to backstage. I had a clue it would be a must-see show when I heard that Frank D. […]

The Haunting of Hill House ~ The Little Theatre of Alexandria

Jordan Wright October 21, 2019 Special to The Alexandria Times

A highly regarded American mystery writer firmly ensconced in lofty literary circles, author Shirley Jackson had a way with things that go bump in the night. Through her horror novels, The Haunting of Hill House and later, We Have Always Lived in the Castle, […]

The Producers ~ A New Mel Brooks Musical ~ The Little Theatre of Alexandria

Jordan Wright July 28, 2019 Special to The Alexandria Times

The ProducersThe Little Theatre of Alexandria didn’t seem so little last night with its super-sized production of The Producers, the Mel Brooks/Thomas Meehan musical comedy. The tremendous cast is led by four stellar comic actors – Steve Cairns in the role of the […]

The Game’s Afoot or Holmes for the Holidays – The Little Theatre of Alexandria

Jordan Wright January 20, 2015 Special to The Alexandria Times

Front Row (L to R) – Aggie Wheeler (Maureen R. Goldman), Daria Chase (Melissa Dunlap), Martha Gillette (Patricia Spencer Smith), and Madge Geisel (Pam Kasenetz). Back Row (L to R) – Simon Bright (Joe Quinn), William Gillette (John Henderson), Inspector Harriet Goring […]