Coverage of Alexandria’s local theater, including play and musical reviews.

‘Bad Education’ spins seriocomic gold out of a ripped-from-the-headlines story

By Richard Roeper Frank Tassone was the closest thing to a rock star you'll ever see in the field of school administration. As the superintendent for...

Ben Affleck grapples with his demons in sports drama “The Way...

By Richard Roeper Jack Cunningham has the moves of a veteran alcoholic. When Jack drinks athome, he puts one can of beer in the freezer to...

Review: A balletic rendition of ‘Phantom of the Opera’

By Jordan Wright In an extraordinary adaptation of “Phantom of the Opera,” Director Paata Tsikurishvili re-envisions the Phantom’s world – not as an opera, but...

Review: ‘A Christmas Carol’ returns to LTA

By Luke Anderson | landerson@alextimes.com ‘Tis the season once again in Alexandria. The Christmas tree is lit in Market Square, storefronts are decked with wreaths...

‘The Tempest’ makes a splash at Synetic Theater

By Jordan Wright Take “The Tempest.” Now, place it on a stage holding 2,500 gallons of water, six-inches deep. Mix the technological wizardry of a...

‘A Few Good Men’ impresses at Little Theatre

By Mae Hunt | mhunt@alextimes.com The Little Theatre of Alexandria’s production of “A Few Good Men” is a sharp, dynamic execution of Aaron Sorkin’s famous...