Stages St. Louis http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Reflection: Stages' 'Patsy Cline' Offers A Good Time And A Generous Spotlight http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/reflection-stages-patsy-cline-offers-good-time-and-generous-spotlight <p>From the minute Patsy Cline’s biggest fan demands “How y’all doin’?” you just know it’s just a matter of time before she’s side-by-side with the singer, doing the swim to “Stupid Cupid.” Watch out, front row and bald-headed men, the spotlight's headed your way too.</p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 03:56:47 +0000 Nancy Fowler 35636 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Reflection: Stages' 'Patsy Cline' Offers A Good Time And A Generous Spotlight Stages St. Louis Reprises ‘Always … Patsy Cline’ http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/stages-st-louis-reprises-always-patsy-cline <p>After a highly successful run of “Always … Patsy Cline” in 2013, Stages St. Louis is staging an encore production of the show through August 31 at the Playhouse at Westport Plaza.&nbsp;</p><p>Jacqueline Petroccia stars as country music legend Patsy Cline once more, a role she has played a total of four times. Her performance with Stages St. Louis last year garnered her a St. Louis Broadway World Award for best actress.</p> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 16:56:42 +0000 Camille Phillips 35605 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Stages St. Louis Reprises ‘Always … Patsy Cline’ Review: Stages St. Louis' "My Fair Lady" Exudes Energetic Magic http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/review-stages-st-louis-my-fair-lady-exudes-energetic-magic <div></div><div>I know everyone is probably making the same pun, but Stages St Louis&rsquo; closing show of their season, My Fair Lady is, without any doubts, absolutely &ldquo;loverly.&rdquo; The moment you enter the theater James Wolk&rsquo;s set draws you in and sets you down in a London market street circa 1910. Costumes by Dorothy Marshall Englis are exquisite thorough-out, but the opening sets the tone so you are holding your breath to see what Eliza wears at her transformation. Wed, 18 Sep 2013 18:00:59 +0000 Donna Parrone 29987 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Review: Stages St. Louis' "My Fair Lady" Exudes Energetic Magic Stages St. Louis Presents Legally Blonde, The Musical http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/stages-st-louis-presents-legally-blonde-musical <p><em>Legally Blonde, The Musical </em>opens tonight at the Robert G. Reim Theatre, continuing Stages St. Louis' 27th season.</p><p>Michelle London plays Elle Woods, a southern California girl who decides to "get serious" and follow her college boyfriend to Harvard Law. Ben Nordstrom returned to St. Louis to play Emmett Forrest. They talked with host Steve Potter to discuss the judgments we make based on people's clothes, defying expectations and their roles in the musical.</p><p><em>Legally Blonde, The Musical</em> opens tonight, Friday July 19 and runs through August 18, 2013.</p><p></p> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 20:57:17 +0000 Camille Phillips 28392 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Stages St. Louis Presents Legally Blonde, The Musical