‘Is he, is she good people?’

This is a play that requires a superb cast to portray the subtleties and dimensions of characters that could easily fall into caricature. Actors also must bring out the humor and sensitivity in the roles that make the play, ultimately, a celebration of human resiliency and the triumph of hope in spite of experience. […]


For Christmas, the costume’s the thing

Here is the challenge facing Susan Hornbostel, costumer for this December’s RAAC Community Theatre production of “A Christmas Carol”: Convince the audience and the actors that they have stepped into mid-19th-century London. And do this on a budget of next to nothing in a little over a month. […]