Deaf theatre performer Colin Analco knew that he was getting through to his audience when he could feel the floorboards shake.
Eugene's lament: "I'll never make it with the Yankees. All the great Yankees are Italian. My mother makes spaghetti with ketchup - what chance do I have? "
One play attends to a romantic present and one seeks to erase a too realistic past.
"Actually, playing someone my own age is harder." Connor Starks who plays the teen aged Eugene Jerome
When the curtain closes on the sunlit beach, it's hard to go back out to winter.
There's a cure for the "love bug," but none for "the plague."
Lotus Blossoms headliner Kuniko Yamamoto incorporates elements of traditional Japanese arts into her performances for children.
"At fifteen, I was indeed a "star crossed lover," the ball of energy that Romeo is." Josh Krause
Local veteran Tara Briggs speaks with "Grounded" actress Greta Wohlrabe about their personal connections to the story.
She has a loving husband and a daughter she adore, but she misses the wild blue.