Monthly Archives: October 2014


Theater review: Superior Donuts

Langston Hughes’s defiant vow — “America will be!” — is a clarion call for Franco Wicks. The aspiring young writer, a key character in Tracy Letts’ Superior Donuts, has borrowed it for the title of his own novel, a bundle of manuscripts tied together with string that he hopes will be his ticket out of [...]

By | October 15th, 2014|Press, Reviews|0 Comments

Review: Stagework Theatre’s provocative season opener ‘Superior Donuts’

Superior Donuts, the latest treat offered by Stageworks Theatre, sprinkles enough comedic sugar on its fried confection to make for an appetizing evening. Yet it's the filling, a provocative mix of challenges about fear, hope and dreams, that prompts the satisfied audience to take enjoyable bites out of the production. Written by Tracy Letts (August [...]

By | October 13th, 2014|Press, Reviews|0 Comments