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We’ve got in-depth reviews of Lookingglass Theatre’s The Great Fire and American Theater Company’s The Amish Project (the latter spliced to a short, unhappy look at Remy Bumppo’s Mourning Becomes Electra). In dance, Laura Molzahn recommends Natya Dance Theatre’s The Flowering Tree.

Also, capsule reviews of A Red Orchid Theatre’s Becky Shaw, Slingshot Productions’s Low, the Hell in a Handbag drag parody Pussy on the House, and New Millennium Theatre’s Halloween entry, Scott Janus: Monster Hunter.

Speaking of Halloween, our Julia Thiel enjoyed Splatter Theater at the Annoyance. Other favorites this week: the Artistic Home production of Eugene O’Neill’s A Touch of the Poet and New Leaf Theatre’s Burying Miss America.