Review On Showpony

Steven Stanley

Registered Critic

World Premiere plays can be a tricky proposition often in need of further work-shopping. Not so Showpony, whose second act ties up Act One threads in the most unexpected and satisfying of ways. It will get you thinking. It will get you talking. It more than merits a visit to the Victory.

Since creating StageSceneLA in 2007, Steven Stanley has reviewed over 2400 productions in and around Los Angeles and commemorated each year’s outstanding achievements with his annual StageSceneLA Scenies. As an actor, he has appeared on the stages of the Lillian Theatre, the Actor’s Group Theatre, the Stephanie Feurie Studio Theatre, the Gardner Stages, the Sierra Madre Playhouse, the San Gabriel Mission Playhouse, and the Whittier Center Theatre. By day he teaches ESL at Cal State L.A.