Seeing is believing

By MEGAN GRUMBLING  |  March 3, 2010

The young people who enliven this production are witty, dynamic, and gloriously entertaining. Like the child whose observation finally exposes the obvious, and sends the shysters running, these young actors produce a dramatic revelation.

Megan Grumbling can be reached at mgrumbling@hotmail.com.

THE EMPEROR'S NEW CLOTHES |adapted by Michele Livermore Wigton | Directed by Reba Short | Produced by the Children's Museum and Theatre of Maine, in the Dress-Up Theatre | March 4-7 and March 18-21; Thurs-Fri @ 4 pm; Sat-Sun @ 1 & 4 pm | In repertory with Cinderella | 207.828.1234 ext. 231

< prev  1  |  2  | 
  Topics: Theater , Cultural Institutions and Parks, Museums, Marie Antoinette,  More more >
| More


Most Popular
ARTICLES BY MEGAN GRUMBLING
Share this entry with Delicious
  •   IT'S GOOD TO BE WITCH  |  September 19, 2014
    Trapped, suppressed, and unsatisfied with the small-mindedness of their small New England town, what are three divorcées of scandalous creative powers to do?
  •   PREPARE FOR THE FALL  |  September 18, 2014
    The season of theater at USM, Good Theater, Mad Horse, Portland Stage Company, and many more.
  •   TAKING CENTER STAGE  |  September 03, 2014
    “I’ve always loved hidden treasures,” says Michael Levine, founding artistic director of Acorn Productions, as he climbs the stairs to the third-floor ballroom of Mechanics Hall, a gem of a historic space concealed in plain sight right on Congress Street.
  •   BARN FULL OF WONDER  |  August 31, 2014
    Although summer is winding down, there’s still time for this summery, feel-good theatrical throwback to simpler times.
  •   BEREAVE IT OR NOT  |  August 22, 2014
    A dramedy about death, lust, and love by Portland actress and playwright Megan E. Tripaldi.

 See all articles by: MEGAN GRUMBLING