SUBMIT ABOUT FAQ
PEOPLE COMPANIES VENUES
LOGIN NEW USER PRODUCTIONS
REVIEWERS SIX DEGREES
A User-Driven Site for Theater in Atlanta, Georgia
Sleeping Beauty

a Family show
CATEGORY :
by T.E Fuller

COMPANY : Onstage Atlanta, Inc. [WEBSITE]
VENUE : 14th Street Playhouse [WEBSITE]
ID# 166

SHOWING : November 03, 2001 - November 24, 2001

[REVIEW THIS PRODUCTION]

PRODUCTION DESCRIPTION

The full title is "Return to Sleeping Beauty." This original adaptation by Thomas E. Fuller and directed by Beth Chessler will delight young and old audiences. Beauty decides she is MUCH smarter than her name allows and plans to change the tale if necessary.


CAST & CREW LIST
Director Beth Chessler
Click to Submit Cast & Crew Info for this production
REVIEWS

[REVIEW THIS PRODUCTION]

This Sleeping Beauty should never have been awakened!
by Way Off Broadway
Friday, March 12, 2004
1.0
This was a rather lame retelling of the Sleeping Beauty tale, depicting the delicate princess as a feminist seeking to decry and deny her beauty and her regal lot in life. Some classics are better left as they were originally written - and in this instance, both the Brothers Grimm are undoubtedly rollin' in their graves!

The production was fraught with both bad acting and overacting; a cheesy set; and gaudy, "got 'em in a thrift store" costumes.

Overall, quite embarrassing! Beth Chessler is capable of much better work as a director.

Abracadabra Children's Theatre at Onstage Atlanta was FAR BETTER when Chip Coffey was writing, producing and directing the shows! [POST A COMMENT REGARDING THIS REVIEW]


[REVIEW THIS PRODUCTION]

CLOSING SOON
Baby
by Sybille Pearson (book), David Shire (music), Richard Maltby, Jr. (lyrics)
Act 3 Productions
Swell Party
by Topher Payne
The Process Theatre Company
NOW PLAYING
Almost, Maine
by John Cariani
Centerstage North Theatre
Baby
by Sybille Pearson (book), David Shire (music), Richard Maltby, Jr. (lyrics)
Act 3 Productions
Daddy Long Legs
by John Caird (book) and Paul Gordon (songs)
The Legacy Theatre
Downstairs
by Theresa Rebeck
Actor's Express
Midnight at the Masquerade
by The Murder Mystery Company
The Murder Mystery Company in Atlanta
Swell Party
by Topher Payne
The Process Theatre Company

©2012 TheaterReview.com. All rights reserved.