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Guy Davis is a master storyteller, and a mean musician

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Tasting the fruit from the tree of self-knowledge Martin Moran’s way

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The stage is bare, save for a high stool and a small table. Upon the table is a framed photo of a boy. The boy is standing in a boat, wearing a life jacket and swim suit, holding an oar above his head, as if in victory that he mastered the craft. That photo continues to play a role in the monologue performed and written by Martin Moran titled "The Tricky Part."

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“The Rolling Stone” is a powerful indictment of violent homophobia in...

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“Noises Off”: a sordid exposé of contemporary British theatre!

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“A Child’s Christmas in Wales” is a charming memory play

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