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Taylor Kokinos

Whoa, are you reading this correctly? The scrappy, independent Broom Street Theater capitalizes on “Hamilton fever” by putting on its own “Hamilton,” a farcical piece based on the 1917 Broadway hit by Mary Hamlin. Read more

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Scott Feiner

In just two shows, Catherine Capellaro went from being a Joel Gersmann favorite to a spot on his blacklist. She shares her recollections of working with Joel alongside this week’s Isthmus cover story. Read more

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Although it may be haunted by the ghost of Joel Gersmann, Broom Street Theater has moved beyond the 1960s counterculture while still staying true to its roots. Read more

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Benjamin Barlow

Broom Street Theater's timely and relevant production of "Richard the Second" sets the play in a media-hungry environment. Read more

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Nancy Craig

A new play at Broom Street Theater explores difficult questions and family dynamics. But the play tries to do too much, writes Laura Jones. Read more

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In true Broom Street Theater style, “Spread the Nudes” is a live rock musical featuring jabs at politics, right-wing fundamentalists and homophobes. Read more

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Jonathan J. Miner

“Sweet William” is an immersive genre-buster, featuring a hard-hitting, hard-spitting outfielder with a sordid past. It runs at Broom Street Theater until April 9. Read more

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Ryan Michael Wisniewski

Broom Street Theater artistic director Heather Renken keeps the company evolving. Read more

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Scott Feiner

A unlikely romance blossoms in Broom Street Theater's "Pudding," where a struggle occurs between a sallow-faced widower and a driven businesswoman. Read more

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“Held,” a memorable and gorgeous new musical by playwright Kelly Maxwell and composer Meghan Rose, opens at Broom Street Theater. Read more

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Roberto Amezcua

Catherine Capellaro talks with transgender activist and comedian Dina Nina Martinez, who bares all in a one-woman play, “Confessions of a Wannabe Soccer Mom,” premiering at Broom Street Theater. Read more

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Dan Myers

Broom Street Theater’s production of “The Nails” is an unconventional and weird trip, a series of comedic bits each as unexpected as the last. Conlan Carter is along for the ride. Read more

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Dan Myers

Red, a character in Rob Matsushita's "Civil", voices a common complaint about the American court system: It isn't the greatest at keeping up with the times, especially when it comes to technological innovation and relationship norms. Read more

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