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An interview with . . . me!

My graduate school alma mater – the Department of American Studies at the University of Texas at Austin – just posted an interview with me on the department blog, AMS::ATX. Check it out and get a bit more information about … Continue reading

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Review: The Mamalogues

Today I’m excited to start a brand new feature on this blog! Because there’s so much amazing, dynamic theater out there in Austin, and understandably the Austin American-Statesman can only send me to cover so much, I’m going to be … Continue reading

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Late August Updates

It’s been a busy, busy summer in my day job as a copywriter, so I’ve had to go a little light on the reviewing. Fortunately, the summer tends to be a slower time, so I haven’t completely abandoned my duties! … Continue reading

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Reviews/Previews Catch-Up!

It’s been a busy kick-off to the summer, so I’ve once more gotten lax about posting updates. Better late than never, here’s a complete list of all the reviews (and a few preview interviews!) I’ve written for the Austin American-Statesman … Continue reading

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At last—Hamilton!

The national tour Hamilton has finally made its way to Austin, and I have two pieces up about it. First, here’s an interview with this production’s Alexander Hamilton, Joseph Morales: ‘Hamilton’ in Austin: What’s it like to fill Lin-Manuel Miranda’s … Continue reading

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I am excited to announce the release of The World of DC Comics!

My second book–The World of DC Comics–has just been released today from one of my favorite academic publishers, Routledge! I’m very excited to have this out there, as I’ve spent the last couple of years (and roughly the last couple … Continue reading

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‘Matilda the Musical’ at Zach is a confused, energetic fairy tale

I’ll have three more reviews this weekend that should hopefully go up early next week, but for now here’s just one new review, Matilda the Musical at ZACH Theatre.

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One touring show, one local show

I’m actually keeping up with posting all of my publications for once, so here’s two more recent shows I reviewed, one a national tour and one a very local, home-grown affair. ‘Last: An Extinction Comedy’ at the Vortex is a … Continue reading

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Salvage Vanguard’s Greek tragedy adaptation is bizarre, baffling and beautiful

As I try to keep up with posting my reviews as they’re actually published, here’s just one new review, of Salvage Vanguard’s strange and exciting new version of the Antigone story, titled Antigonick.

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Two New Reviews

Hey, that rhymes! Sort of. In any case, it’s been a busy few weeks, so here’s two reviews with a few more to come soon. Cast shines in Penfold Theatre’s compressed ‘Crime and Punishment’ Charming ‘The Book Club Play’ cracks … Continue reading

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