‘Starcatcher’ is humorous, but lacking

By: Griff Bludworth ~Staff Writer~ It is easy to feel as if theater demands either huge musical numbers or a profound stance on life to warrant its price of admission, especially at such a grand venue as Playhouse in the Park’s Marx Theater. The Playhouse’s production of “Peter and the Starcatcher” tries to subvert exactly these sentiments. Rife with innovative direction and design, lively performances and cackle-inducing one-liners, “Peter” has its share of faults, but ultimately proves that sometimes theatre can just be fun and accessible without sacrificing attention to production quality. “Peter and the Starcatcher” is Rick Elice’s stage … Continue reading ‘Starcatcher’ is humorous, but lacking