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