July 2018

Shinbone is a “Gem”


(Photo: Heidi Hodges)

Warren Gerds/Critic at Large says “Bugs and Cats of ‘Shinbone Alley’ Make a Gem in Sturgeon Bay”

“Takeaway No. 2 from the professional Third Avenue Playhouse’s production of “Shinbone Alley” is Samantha Sostarich is made for the role of Mehitabel. The full voice, the illuminating expression and the carriage and flair of a tattered glamour cat are all there.”

Read the whole review here.

Learn a little about Shinbone Alley


(Photo: Tina M. Gohr)

Read Mike Shaw’s story in the Door County Advocate about TAP’s newest show, SHINBONE ALLEY.

“‘Shinbone Alley’ also likely fell short of audiences’ growing postwar tastes for Vegas-sized casts, song-and-dance lines as long as a military supply chain, and blow-the-roof-off production. However, a pseudo-bootleg live recording made at the play’s control desk 61 years ago vividly demonstrates that it was not a bomb to those who saw it, according to James Valcq.”

Read the whole article here.

Shinbone Alley Opens Tomorrow!