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