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Danny Macchietto

Associate Critic


Danny has supported theatre in North Texas as an actor, technician, or director for over 10 years with companies as varied as Artisan Center Theatre, Dallas Hub Theatre, Stage West, Theatre Arlington, Onstage in Bedford, Fort Worth Theatre, Circle Theatre, Sage & Silo, and N.M. Productions. He holds a BFA degree in Theatre Arts from Tarleton State University.

When not working his day job as a buyer at a government contracting firm, Danny spends his spare time as an improvisation student of the Four Day Weekend Theatre and attending local film festivals year round. He has been a student and follower of film critics both new and old for 26 years. As such, he stays current on the latest films and is no slouch in making Oscar predictions.

Past Reviewed Shows listed by most recent to oldest.


Show Theatre Company Posted
MOON OVER BUFFALO Richardson Theatre Centre 2/18/2014
BLITZEN! Theatre Coppell 12/17/2013
HATE MAIL Churchmouse Productions 8/6/2013
SINGIN' IN THE RAIN Garland Summer Musicals 6/18/2013
DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS Plaza Theatre Company 5/26/2013
A BRIGHT NEW BOISE Circle Theatre 3/26/2013
MY NAME IS RACHEL CORRIE Second Thought Theatre 3/19/2013
ON GOLDEN POND PFAMILY ARTS 2/11/2013
PLAZA SUITE Contemporary Theatre of Dallas 1/24/2013
THE CHRISTMAS CABIN Pantagleize 12/3/2012
THE ADVENTURES OF TOM SAWYER Casa Manana 10/16/2012
BECKY SHAW Kitchen Dog Theater 9/11/2012
LAUNDRY AND BOURBON & LONE STAR Richardson Theatre Centre 8/20/2012
RETURN TO CALAMITY GULCH McKinney Repertory Theatre 8/8/2012
LAUGHTER IN THE STARS Fun House Theatre and Film 7/1/2012
BOEING-BOEING WaterTower Theatre 6/6/2012
STEALING HOME Runway Theatre 5/10/2012
THE COVER OF LIFE Greater Lewisville Community Theatre 4/26/2012
INTO THE WOODS PFAMILY ARTS 4/23/2012
THE DIXIE SWIM CLUB Mesquite Arts Council 3/20/2012
YOUNG KING ARTHUR Dallas Children's Theater 3/15/2012
THE RAINMAKER Fig Theatre Company 3/6/2012
PLUCK THE DAY Second Thought Theatre 2/13/2012
GILLIGAN'S ISLAND: THE MUSICAL Rover Dramawerks 2/8/2012
SEASONS GREETINGS ONSTAGE in Bedford 12/12/2011
IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE Theatre Arlington 12/9/2011
SANTA CLAUS THE MUSICAL Casa Manana 12/5/2011
ANNIE Plaza Theatre Company 12/4/2011
A CHRISTMAS CAROL McKinney Repertory Theatre 11/30/2011
THE GIN GAME CrossOver Arts Theatre 11/23/2011
SEVEN IN ONE BLOW or THE BRAVE LITTLE KID Circle Theatre 11/21/2011
TROGG! The Musical Level Ground Arts 11/14/2011