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2nd Star's 'Little Shop of Horrors' blooms

2nd Star's 'Little Shop of Horrors' blooms

The current 2nd Star production of "Little Shop of Horrors" is a neatly timed early Halloween treat for the family that ranks well among the three recent offerings of this play in our area, including Infinity Theatre's professional version two seasons back.

Everything works well for 2nd Star, from the ensemble's strong singing and dancing to fun choreography; from first-rate direction to the skilled work of pit orchestra musicians; from the creative set design to the professional sound and lighting we've come to expect at Bowie Playhouse.

In this durable 1982 Motown-influenced campy musical, director Jane Wingard finds a fresh innocence and charm. She also has...