Tag: Joseph Kesselring

Highland’s Arsenic and Old Lace Brings a Classic to Utah County

By Jennifer Mustoe Arsenic and Old Lace, the classic by Joseph Kesselring, comes to Highland and the laughs are many. Opening night had a full house, parents, grandparents, kids, and young adults. This is a show that appealed to all. The story is…”unusual.” The Brewster sisters, Abby (Kathy Castleton) and […]

Arsenic and Old Lace Charms at Draper Historic Theatre

By Angela Dell Draper Historic Theatre brings the classic Arsenic and Old Lace to their stage with positively hilarious results. I had never been to this theater before and found it a charming, quaint little stage. Mortimer Brewster (Trevor Casperson) gets more than he bargained for when he visits his […]

Arsenic and Old Lace Buries the Audience (in Laughter) at Orem’s Hale Theater

A Utah Theater Review by Joel Applegate The American stage classic Arsenic and Old Lace, which currently is being performed at the Hale Center Theater in Orem, has achieved its status honestly. It’s full of very clever writing – and there’s a wonderful conceit within the play where our reluctant […]