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Elaine Plybon

Associate Critic


Elaine Plybon is a writer for the Examiner and is a freelance writer for magazines in the educational technology genre. By day, Elaine is an educator and technology integration specialist. An avid theater patron and participant, she has experienced theater both from the seats and backstage. Elaine is excited to combine her love of the stage with her skills

Past Reviewed Shows listed by most recent to oldest.


Show Theatre Company Posted
DEATHTRAP Richardson Theatre Centre 9/30/2012
12 ANGRY JURORS Lakeside Community Theatre 4/22/2014
A BIG GIRL'S GUIDE TO LOVE DVA Productions, Inc. 5/21/2012
A LESSON BEFORE DYING African American Repertory Theater 4/9/2013
A SCHOOLBUS NAMED DESIRE The Basement 8/17/2015
ALL SHOOK UP Granbury Theatre Company 8/4/2013
ALMOST, MAINE Granbury Theatre Company 2/1/2018
AN EMPTY PLATE IN THE CAFE DU GRAND BOEUF Mesquite Community Theatre 6/19/2012
AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS Stage West 8/27/2012
ARSENIC AND OLD LACE Plaza Theatre Company 9/26/2012
AS YOU LIKE IT Stolen Shakespeare Guild 2/18/2014
BAD DATES Greater Lewisville Community Theatre 8/20/2013
BLITHE SPIRIT Theatre Coppell 10/8/2013
CHILDREN WingSpan Theatre 10/8/2012
CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD Contemporary Theatre of Dallas 7/8/2013
CLEVER LITTLE LIES Circle Theatre 2/2/2016
CRIMES OF THE HEART Contemporary Theatre of Dallas 7/3/2012
DONE/UNDONE Sundown Collaborative Theatre 3/25/2014
DOUBT, A PARABLE Theatre Arlington 3/31/2014
EBONY SCROOGE CrossOver Arts Theatre 12/17/2012
FELLOWSHIP! Circle Theatre 10/27/2014
FOOTLOOSE Plaza Theatre Company 8/1/2012
GRUESOME PLAYGROUND INJURIES Sundown Collaborative Theatre 2/10/2013
HAIRSPRAY Greater Lewisville Community Theatre 7/8/2012
HALLELUJAH GIRLS Richardson Theatre Centre 6/19/2013
HELLO DOLLY! The Firehouse Theatre 7/31/2014
HER SONG Echo Theatre 2/24/2018
HER SONG Echo Theatre 2/12/2017
HOPE & GRAVITY Circle Theatre 6/24/2014
KILLER JOE L.I.P. Service 6/3/2014
LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS Granbury Theatre Company 3/3/2016
MELANCHOMEDY: FUNNY SCENES ABOUT SAD FOLKS WaterTower Theatre 3/9/2015
MISS EVERS' BOYS African American Repertory Theater 2/24/2015
MURDER FOR TWO Dallas City Performance Hall 9/25/2015
OKLAHOMA! The Firehouse Theatre 7/27/2015
OLD MCDONALD HAD A FARM:
A CHILDREN’S FABLE ABOUT THE OBAMA PRESIDENCY
The Basement 8/23/2016
ORIGINAL MAN Ochre House Theater 11/2/2017
PICASSO AT THE LAPIN AGILE ONSTAGE in Bedford 7/22/2014
PICASSO: MATADOR DE MÁLAGA Ochre House Theater 6/27/2017
PLAYING WITH FIRE (AFTER FRANKENSTEIN) L.I.P. Service 10/14/2013
RING OF FIRE: THE MUSIC OF JOHNNY CASH (World Tour) Casa Manana 6/3/2012
ROBIN HOOD: ON THE ROAD TO SHERWOOD Pocket Sandwich Theatre 4/1/2013
RUMORS ONSTAGE in Bedford 2/11/2015
SEARCH AND DESTROY L.I.P. Service 10/15/2014
STEEL MAGNOLIAS Granbury Theatre Company 1/30/2017
STEEL MAGNOLIAS DVA Productions, Inc. 6/11/2013
STOMP Dallas Summer Musicals 2/16/2017
STONES IN HIS POCKETS Stage West 5/21/2013
TALKING PICTURES Runway Theatre 7/29/2013
THE ALIENS Stage West 5/10/2017
THE BLUE MAN GROUP (National Tour) AT&T Performing Arts Center 12/27/2012
THE CRUCIBLE Tarrant Actors Regional Theatre 9/17/2014
THE DIVINERS Contemporary Theatre of Dallas 4/14/2014
THE FOREIGNER Granbury Theatre Company 5/14/2013
THE FORGOTTEN CAROLS Artisan Center Theater 11/26/2012
THE HOUSEKEEPER ONSTAGE in Bedford 1/21/2013
THE SECRET AFFAIRS OF MILDRED WILD Tarrant Actors Regional Theatre 5/31/2016
THE TAMING OF THE SHREW Stage West 3/5/2013
THE WHALE L.I.P. Service 10/13/2015
UNDER THE SKIN Circle Theatre 5/3/2016
WRITTEN IN TIME Rover Dramawerks 5/28/2012
YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN Allen's Community Theatre 10/16/2017