‘Biloxi Blues’ brings back atmosphere of World War II
The Oklahoma City Repertory Theatre continues its 2010-11 season this month with a production of Neil Simon’s “Biloxi Blues.”
BY JOHN BRANDENBURG •
Published: March 11, 2011
A play about young soldiers with the “Biloxi Blues” turns to gold by the end of the performance in Civic Center Music Hall’s intimate basement City-Space Theatre. Real, yet removed in time and space, Neil Simon’s bittersweet memory play of basic training during World War II is given a rousing performance by a nine-member Oklahoma City Repertory Theatre cast.