Posts about: Richard J. Roberts

‘Violet’ Is Abundant With Vivid Performances

October 31, 2022

Seeing multiple productions of shows is not unusual in my line of work. In 2019, I saw an excellent production of the musical “Violet.”  It was presented by Eclipse, the Summer Stock Stage emerging artist program.  So, when I saw “Violet” presented by the Actors... read more

Director Richard J. Roberts At Helm of ATI’s ‘Violet’

October 27, 2022

Whenever I have the opportunity to mention how I became a reviewer, I always credit Richard J. Roberts, who is the dramaturg at Indiana Repertory Theatre. When I first met Roberts in 1991, we were both members of the Indianapolis Men’s Chorus. At the time,... read more