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WTMD talks to director Joseph Ritsch
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
 Joseph W. Ritsch, director of The Understudy, recently sat down with WTMD's Sam Gallant to discuss the current production. The three person play delves into the backstage relationships and dynamics of an actor, a stage manager and the understudy. Take a listen to Joseph's insight into the show and how we approached his direction for it.   More >

A Special Look Inside: "The Understudy"
Tuesday, September 09, 2014

Daniel Ettinger, The Understudy's Scenic Designer and Everyman Theatre Resident Scenic Designer, gives an inside look at the inspiration behind his set design for the show. To learn more about The Understudy, click here More >

Official Trailer: "The Understudy"
Tuesday, September 09, 2014

Preview the story of The Understudy, running now through September 28th. To learn more about The Understudy, click here More >

"A beautifully matched, finely tuned cast"
Thursday, September 04, 2014
 "Everyman Theatre opens season with crisp staging of The Understudy More >

Tuesday, September 02, 2014
"Written by Theresa Rebeck and directed by Joseph W. Ritsch, 'The Understudy' delves into relationships between people and people's relationship with their art. More >

"A chorus of satiric laughs"
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
"Theresa Rebeck's 'The Understudy' opened this week to a chorus of satiric laughs and biting, insightful one-liners...The production's pacing is spot-on, and the clarity of its tale sharp as a diamond. More >

"Opening backstage"
Friday, August 29, 2014
"If there's one thing theatergoers like more than a play, it's a play about theater," writes the Baltimore Sun's Tim Smith in August 29th's paper.   More >

Official photos from "The Understudy" are here!
Friday, August 29, 2014

The 2014/2015 season kicks off with the opening of the backstage comedy The Understudy. Photographer Stan Barouh took some fantastic shots of the show. When you click on an image, it will enlarge into a slideshow with captions. More >

"Member of the Tribe"
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
City Paper editor Evan Serpick joined the cast of Tribes during a rehearsal prior to their tech week and previews. "We're at rehearsal for Everyman Theatre's production of Tribes...the actors are working on an emotional scene in which Sylvia (Everyman company member Megan Anderson), distances herself from Billy (actor John McGinty, who is deaf), who has clung to her as a refugee from his neurotic, noisy English family," he describes in the June 11th issue of the paper.  More >

Wednesday, June 11, 2014
"Congratulations to Everyman Theatre for a terrific production and for becoming one of the first theaters in the country to offer handheld, closed captioning devices for every performance.  More >


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