Through March 12, 2017
After its GLT run, the show will be moving to production partner Idaho Shakespeare Festival’s outdoor facility in May. Considering how late the sun sets there at that time of year, actually waiting until dark will be more of a stage direction than a title. And it just may provide the added suspense this play so sorely needs.
To see a full review of this show, read Bob Abelman's blog here.
Wait Until Dark continues the GLT tradition of producing a mystery as part of its season offerings. Those who love murder mysteries may well be enthused, but both script and production do not reach the level of effectiveness of previous shows of this genre.
Think of this dated play as a glass of fine champagne that has been left out too long. It tastes the same but has lost all of its fizz. In spite of the best efforts of everyone involved they simply cannot return the original effervescent of when it was fresh and new.To see a full review of this show, read Mark Horning's blog.
In this misbegotten production at Great Lakes Theater, there are virtually no thrills and a remarkable absence of chills.
To see a full review of this show, read Christine Howey's blog Rave and Pan
To see a full review of this show, read Christine Howey's review at Cleveland Scene
Feeling helpless? Imagine the plight of Susy Hendrix, blind and trapped in a room with a murderous drug dealer. That’s just one plot turn in Wait Until Dark, an engaging thriller staged by Great Lakes Theater at PlayhouseSquare’s Hanna Theatre.
To see a full review of this show, read Laura Kennelly's review in Cool Cleveland
Wait Until Dark has script problems that make it a strange choice for Great Lakes Theater. Even the movie, with the talented Audrey Hepburn, doesn't hold up well 50+ years later.
To see a full review of this show, read David's posts at Talkin' Broadway
The problems plaguing the Great Lakes Theater production of "Wait Until Dark" are baked into teh script that seems, well, blind to its own ridiculousness.
To see a full review of this show, read Andrea Simakis' blog or visit Cleveland.com here.