Through March 26, 2016
‘A Kid Like Jake’ is a captivating, contemporary Cinderella story.
To see a full review of this show, read Bob Abelman's CJN article here.
A KID LIKE JAKE is a well-developed, thought-provoking script, centering on the contemporary topics of gender identity, parental relationships, and the controversy of nature versus nurture. The acting is excellent. It is the type of production that incites discussion and will be appealing to a thinking audience.
Director Sean Derry has summoned a talented cast to handle this 100-minute production, but even the best efforts of these accomplished actors can't overcome Pearle's talky script, one that only strikes sparks near the very end.
To see a full review of this show, read Christine Howey's review at Cleveland Scene