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hough it fails to flesh-out the constellation of historical personages that parade through its scenes, this historical pageant scores when it comes to delineating the nine black students …
an ambitious play brimming with references to popular culture, literature, and mythology, and daringly juxtaposes the parable of Lazarus with the five nevers and four howls of King Lear.
this is NOT Shakespeare's King Lear although Jacob Gordin's plot heavily draws upon the Bard's material, transposing it to Lithuania and beginning with a Purim feast
No play on the New York boards is fiercer or more original than Clare Barron's satire and unusually cast tween-aged group portrait
Though helmed unevenly by Robert O'Hara, this Mobile Unit production scores with Zenzi Williams in the nominal role
Henry V (2018 Off-Broadway)
The Royal Shakespeare Company production starring Anthony Sher puts the grandeur back into Shakespeare's sublime tragedy.
Three Small Irish Masterpieces
a delightful triple-decker culled from the "Celtic Twilight"
Perhaps the real take-away from Dael Olandersmi.h's solo play is that the conversation on racism in our country must continue and that many voices need to be heard. . . .
Enda Walsh at St. Ann's Warehouse
Enda Walsgh's break-through two-hander at the Irish Rep
Dickens' holiday classic at the Merchant House Museum.
a soul-stretching experience, a fine opportunity to experience a great classic in a steamy Latin key
a ground breaking take on the famous anti-hero in German as part of BAM's New Wave Festival
Elevator Repair Service applies its unique stylistic tricks to Shakespeare's problem play, and it lots of fun. . .
Shakespeare's Love's Labour's Lost reimagined in American rawhide and cowboy boots
A sampling of reviews from the Brick's August Festival
Simon Godwin in modern-dress and with fresh bite and emotional immediacy.
Double-distilled in English and Farsi, with original music performed live by Mohsen Namjoo, this Waterwell production is as refreshing as spotting a patch of black-eyed Susans along an old d…
another free Shakespeare production from the Public Read More
- Only a stone wouldn't be moved by how this real-life story that launches this year's Brits Off-Broadway festival falls out
There's nothing hi-brow about this production. However, it will not only whet your whistle but will re-whet your appetite for Chekhov.
- The last an best of Phyllida Loyd's gender bending, prison plays set trilogy prison plays
- A beautifully staged, well-acted revival of Athol Fugard's autobiographical gem . . . Read More
a new production by the Red Bull Theatre Company just as New York voters are poised to vote for their next president.
A double bill by A. R. Gurney ends the Flea Theater's residence on White Street, before moving to a larger space.
The Mobile Unit's production staring award-winning Brit Chukwudi Iwuji at the Public's downtown home
The Public Works Musical adaptation headlined by Broadway Stars and a 200-member ensemble from all over New York
Lucy Teitler invites you to see the darker side of romantic relationships and how marriage commitments can be undone in a wink.
f you ever have wondered about that monument that looms so majestically in New York harbor, this family friendly musical is a good starting point for learning some historical facts about the…
Shakespeare with a dash of Verdi and traditional Jewish Moroccan songs and the Center of Jewish History
-Although we follow 4 kings' individual journeys in this Henriad, the real protagonist here is the nation, and how it gains its identity. Shakespeare, if he were still alive, would likely gi…