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Monday, April 24, 2017

Review: War Paint starring Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole by Diane Snyder

Helena Rubinstein and Elizabeth Arden were beauty-industry pioneers, yet the new musical War Paint doesn’t make their lives dramatically alluring. Thankfully, Patti LuPone and Christine Eb…

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Saturday, April 15, 2017

CAGED ANIMALS by Diane Snyder

Bobby Cannavale gives an electric performance in a play that hasn t lost relevance in 100 years.

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Friday, March 31, 2017

LES MIZ LITE by Diane Snyder

While not without its highlights, this production doesn t pack the punch that its subject matter demands.

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Thursday, March 30, 2017

Review: The Price starring Mark Ruffalo, Tony Shalhoub, Jessica Hecht and Danny DeVito by Diane Snyder

Despite its flaws, the Roundabout Theatre Company’s revival of Arthur Miller’s The Price is a potent and penetrating family drama.

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Sunday, March 26, 2017

Reviews: Sweat by Diane Snyder

Lynn Nottage’s piercing look into the lives of blue-collar workers in Reading, Pennsylvania, post-NAFTA, is a cry from working-class America.

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Monday, March 13, 2017

Come From Away by Diane Snyder

This heartfelt but overly sentimental original musical, a Canadian import, could get lost amid all the blockbuster Broadway musicals opening in April.

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Friday, March 10, 2017

Review: Significant Other by Diane Snyder

They’re writing songs of love, but not for Jordan Berman. The main character in Joshua Harmon’s powerful first Broadway play, Significant Other, is falling apart as his best friends part…

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Saturday, January 28, 2017

Review: Jitney by Diane Snyder

If there remains any doubt that August Wilson is one of the 20th century’s greatest American playwrights, Manhattan Theatre Club’s revival of Jitney erases it.

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Wednesday, November 23, 2016

TALKING 'BOUT MY GENERATION by Diane Snyder

Mike Bartlett s play takes a jaundiced look at the Baby Boomers through two characters with plenty to learn.

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Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Cititour Review: Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812 by Diane Snyder

Josh Groban as you’ve never seen him before, making his Broadway debut in a sumptuous new musical unlike any the Great White Way has seen.

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Thursday, October 27, 2016

Cititour Review: Falsettos by Diane Snyder

The way we look at love and family has changed dramatically in the quarter century since Falsettos premiered on Broadway. Lincoln Center Theater’s beautifully wrought revival of William Fi…

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Monday, October 24, 2016

Cititour Review: "Oh, Hello on Broadway" by Diane Snyder

"Nick Kroll and John Mulaney are Broadway's oddest couple in Oh, Hello on Broadway"?

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Thursday, September 29, 2016

Cititour Review: The Encounter by Diane Snyder

"The Encounter" a feast for the mind and the senses, and an exciting kickoff to the Broadway season.

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Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Cititour Review: Fully Committed by Diane Snyder

Jesse Tyler Ferguson makes a winning return to Broadway for the first time since Modern Family thrust him into the sitcom spotlight.

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Friday, April 8, 2016

Cititour Review: The Crucible by Diane Snyder

An explosive, resonant revival of The Crucible, Miller’s 1953 drama about fear and persecution during the Salem witch trials.

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Thursday, March 3, 2016

Cititour Review: The Humans by Diane Snyder

You can hear the echo of Death of a Salesman in Stephen Karam’s outstanding family drama The Humans, and the best new work by an American scribe this season.

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Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Games Grown Ups Play by Diane Snyder

Trudi Jackson and Mark Rice-Oxley in Playing With Grown Ups.Although Playing with Grown Ups isn't entirely successful as a play, it's refreshing to see a completely unsentimental look at mot…

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Thursday, January 21, 2016

Cititour Review: Our Mother’s Brief Affair by Diane Snyder

Watch out for Linda Lavin. In Richard Greenberg’s new memory play Our Mother’s Brief Affair, the septuagenarian actress delivers her lines with a restrained bite that accentuates their s…

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Monday, November 16, 2015

Review: Misery by Diane Snyder

Misery marks the Broadway debut of movie action man Bruce Willis.

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Monday, November 9, 2015

Review: Allegiance by Diane Snyder

George Takei pledges Allegiance to Broadway.

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Friday, October 30, 2015

Review: Thérèse Raquin by Diane Snyder

Keira Knightley's Broadway debut in Thérèse Raquin is a "dangerless" liaison

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Thursday, October 15, 2015

Review: The Gin Game by Diane Snyder

A game of cards becomes a volatile affair for James Earl Jones and Cicely Tyson in The Gin Game.

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Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Review: Old Times by Diane Snyder

Clive Owen stars in transfixing revival of Harold Pinter's 'Old Times' ...

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Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Review: Amazing Grace by Diane Snyder

Not many new musicals come to Broadway with a title song that’s been a classic for centuries. But it’s one element the well-intentioned and occasionally evocative Amazing Grace has going…

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Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Jan Maxwell shares why she is retiring from Broadway by Diane Snyder

One of New York’s greatest troupers is set to retire after she reprises a smashing role in Scenes from an Execution

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Monday, June 8, 2015

Review: An Act of God by Diane Snyder

Thank the comedy gods for Jim Parsons. The Emmy-winning sitcom actor turns frankincense into gold as the titular character in An Act of God.

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Monday, May 25, 2015

IDENTITY CRISIS by Diane Snyder

This enduring dark comedy falls short of its full comedic and tragic potential.

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Review: A Bright New Boise by Diane Snyder

Samuel D. Hunter's eloquent new drama about a group of struggling craft store workers gets a superbly acted and directed production.

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NYMF-o-Mania by Diane Snyder

Lots of young writers spin fictional stories from real worlds they know. But not too many have the experience to tell the tale of a juvenile who's committed murder.

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Review: Wish I Had a Sylvia Plath by Diane Snyder

Elisabeth Gray gives a dazzling performance in this cleverly conceived "solo show" which examines the life of the late poet.

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Feature: Christopher Evan Welch: Little Big Man by Diane Snyder

The award-winning actor discusses his collaboration with director Ivo van Hove on NYTW's The Little Foxes.

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