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About Bonnie Priever Curtain Up!

I am a theatre reviewer extraordinairre. I attend and cover theatres ranging from large to small venues, and every subject from musical theatre to dramatic presentations. Also please check out my reviews at www.examiner.com and www.tolucantimes.com my email is bonniedeb13@hotmail.com

What Kind of Fools Are We? in Neil Simon’s “Musical Fools”

A musical based on a whimsical town where the Lord seemingly placed a sack of fools to take up residence, much like the well known town of Chelm, but this town is under a man made longtime family feud curse. … Continue reading

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Dancers Got Rhythm in BodyTraffic @ The Wallis

In the world of contemporary, innovative dance, Bodytraffic is the company bringing down the house at theatres throughout the nation. Just completing its run at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, Bodytraffic launched the world premiere of Snap … Continue reading

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Be The First to See “Last Swallows”

“Last Swallows,” by the inimitable Cailin Maureen Harrison, is a moving, comedic gem, now playing at The Other Space @ The Actors Company in West Hollywood.  It tells the story of a highly dysfunctional New England family, truly the stuff that … Continue reading

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Age is Just A Number… in “Skintight”

Calvin Klein, or any designer, for that matter, craved immortality, attention, romance with a young lover, an artsy pad, and above all, a fashionable lifestyle, although these may appear superficial.  Such is the basis of “Skintight,” now in its run at … Continue reading

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Wit and Wonder in “Witch” @ The Geffen

It takes a strong woman to play a witch, tempted to sell her soul to the devil, and Maura Tierney brilliantly rises to the occasion in “Witch,” now in its run at the Geffen Playhouse.   In this dark fairy tale comedy,  Tierney … Continue reading

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