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Sunday, February 14, 2021

“A Strange Loop” by Michael R. Jackson by Jack Wernick

Jackson’s brave and ingenious dismantling of race and sexuality norms provides a portal from which those who have experienced discrimination based on their identity can readily embrace his…

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Thursday, January 28, 2021

“A Black and White Cookie” at TNC by Jack Wernick

Gary Morgenstein’s nostalgic yet au courant play A Black and White Cookie is an invigorating feature of Theater for the New City‘s new On the Air series of Zoom presentations. Cookie was…

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Sunday, October 25, 2020

Fake Friends’ “Jerk” in Brooklyn by Jack Wernick

Camp is very much in season in Circle Jerk, a pitched-to-the-rafters romp from new media and theater collective Fake Friends. The show bills itself as an investigation of digital life and wh…

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Wednesday, February 19, 2020

“Star Odyssey” at MoMA PS1 by Jack Wernick

The VW Dome at MoMA PS1 in Long Island City, Queens is the evocative setting of web-inspired performance Star Odyssey: The Pilot. The show is the creation of Emily Allan and Leah Hennessey, …

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Thursday, December 26, 2019

Sven Ratzke In “Where Are We Now?” At La MaMa by Jack Wernick

The ghost of David Bowie is alive and well and residing in the basement of La MaMa’s Downstairs Theatre on East 4th Street in New York’s East Village. Sven Ratzke is a Dutch-German perfo…

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Oct 06, 2019: Slave Play
Oct 17, 2019: The Sound Inside - Studio 54
Feb 01, 2020: The Minutes
Mar 31, 2020: Diana - Longacre Theatre
Apr 19, 2020: Sing Street - Lyceum Theatre
Dec 16, 2021: Diana - Longacre Theatre