Freelancer Joan Tupponce recommends Virginia Rep's "The Charitable Sisterhood."
One of Shakespeare's best known history plays comes to life at Agecroft Hall. Theatre commentator John Porter is next.
Freelance reviewer Joan Tupponce says Richmond Triangle Players’ production of “Cabaret” is a must-see for theater lovers.
I am generally not a fan of short stories. They are almost universally too spare in even rudimentary character description, too thematically simple and often resolved with a slap-dash finality that is unsatisfying. However, as a reader of intelligent mysteries, I was willing to give short stories in a favorite genre a try.
Free lance writer Joan Tupponce says the musical about the witches of Oz has a message but with boatloads of humor.
Back Roads: People, Places and Pie around Virginia is the collaborative effort of Bob Brown, the award-winning photographer at the Richmond Times-Dispatch and first photojournalist inducted into the Virginia Communications Hall of Fame and Bill Lohmann, a Richmond native who has written for the Richmond Times-Dispatch since 1992. Back Roads’ text is genial, concise and astute, while the photos tell their story in the same succinct, observant manner.
Theater commentator John Porter looks at "High."
Theatre commentator John Porter looks at Clybourne Park.
Free lance writer Joan Tupponce reviews plays for WCVE Morning Edition.