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Speech and Debate (Azuka Theatre, May 2015)

Let’s be candid from start: Speech and Debate is about hookups – online and in-person – between older men and teenage boys. Not exactly a hot topic for popular entertainment! 484 more words


City Paper photo editor J.M. Giordano beaten by police at Freddie Gray protest (Video)

The city of Baltimore errupted this past weekend when protestors took to the streets to march against the death of unarmed Freddie Gray. It was found that Gray had a severed spinal cord and other injuries while in police custody. 346 more words


Photographer Says Baltimore Police Beat Him During Gray Rally

BALTIMORE — A photo editor for a Baltimore newspaper says he was beaten by police at a protest of the death of Freddie Gray.

J.M. Giordano, who works at the City Paper, says police “swarmed over” him and hit him repeatedly. 145 more words


Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (Theatre Exile, April 2015)

Let’s start by celebrating the meteoric rise of Theatre Exile – they’ve arrived the top level of Philadelphia’s vibrant theatre scene.

The Exilers are known for their edgy sensibility – and what better way to showcase it than in Edward Albee’s… 721 more words


Penelope (Inis Nua Theatre, April 2015)

Something magical happens 30 minutes into Penelope. It begins when Quinn, a middle-aged man, unflatteringly clad in a speedo, babbles on with the preening self-promotion characteristic of him and his four equally unpromising buddies. 454 more words