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Nick Olcott portrays James Beard, who brought fine cooking and a jolly personality to the small screen in 1946 -- long before Julia Child, Emeril or any other Food Network star came along. In its area premiere production of James Still's I Love to Eat, Round House bills Beard, namesake for the culinary arts' top awards, as "America's first ... [Read]

Pride and Prejudice, now at Round House

Posted by Randy Shulman
November 27, 2011 10:49 AM |
Jane Austen’s world of desperate spinsters, determined bachelors, nosy neighbors, embarrassing relatives and a smarmy cad or two is brought to life in this adaptation of Pride and Prejudice, written by Joseph Hanreddy and J. R. Sullivan and directed by Blake Robison. The cast includes Kate Cook, Michael Brusasco and Rick Foucheux. Opens Wednesday, Nov. 23, at 7:30 p.m. To ... [Read]

Amadeus at Round House

Posted by Randy Shulman
May 13, 2011 9:29 AM |
Peter Shaffer's Tony-winning Amadeus (which became an Oscar-winning film) depicts the flamboyant genius of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart as seen through the eyes of his desperately jealous contemporary, composer Antonio Salieri. Edward Gero stars as Salieri and Sasha Olinick as Mozart in a production directed by Mark Ramont. Now to June 5. Round House Theatre, 4545 East-West Highway, Bethesda. Tickets are ... [Read]

A Wrinkle in Time at Round House

Posted by Randy Shulman
December 23, 2010 9:01 AM |
Round House Theatre greets the season with A Wrinkle in Time, a show that talks about love and family with more humor and adventure than treacle and sing-song. From JJ Kaczynski's beautifully animated opening sequence to scenic designer Misha Kachman's off-kilter, "once-upon-a-time-meets-Jules-Verne set," to the clever and spare use of puppets and audio design, A Wrinkle in Time sprawls luxuriously ... [Read]

Ameriville

Posted by Randy Shulman
November 6, 2010 10:13 AM |
The performance troupe UNIVERSES is raising its brilliantly woven voices on social issues, from basic civil rights to access to healthcare to earning a living wage, in the heart-pounding rush that is Ameriville, currently at Bethesda's Round House Theatre. An inspiring and potent mix of gospel, spoken word, beatbox, call-and-response, monologue, video and brilliantly crafted choreography, Ameriville starts in post-Katrina ... [Read]