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Quiara Alegría Hudes is back with a new work, an Off Broadway production of “My Broken Language,” adapted from her 2021 memoir.
The Broadway musical and its Tony-winning star, Alice Ripley, return to the stage in this condensed and deconstructed production.
As she sought the truth for her characters on the page, Mara Vélez Meléndez’s real self began to emerge. Now she’s making her Off Broadway debut.
Artistic Director Manuel Liñán on breaking new ground in a traditional form.
The composer’s “Oratorio for Living Things,” forced to shut down because of the pandemic, returns to the Ars Nova stage in Manhattan.
Back in Honduras for the first time in a decade, a critic finds hopefulness in a city’s cultural ferment — including an energetic theater troupe.
Site-specific set pieces by Bated Breath Theatre transform New York’s West Village into Montmartre.
“Fandango for Butterflies (and Coyotes),” an En Garde Arts production, invites audiences to experience a musical gathering popular among immigrants, this one under the threat of a raid.
On a set that transforms the Bushwick Starr into a cave beneath a tree, Jillian Walker tells a story of her family, and of blackness in America, that aches with hope.
In Tom Dulack’s take on Milton, the devils get the best lines and costumes, while Adam and Eve are a snooze.
In this dystopian satire, “American Idol” and “60 Minutes” still reign, the White House is in Cleveland and a pair of writers compete to save the world.
With showmanship and childlike wonder, one musical sensation revisits the era of another.
Video projections help set the mood for an admirable adaptation of the Brazilian writer’s fragmented novel about a woman chafing against society’s restrictions.
Morals are especially relative in a new production of Shakespeare’s play, set in New Orleans amid the anarchy of Fat Tuesday, 1979.
This art form, which stems from a classic genre of protest song, gets a new spin in a musical by Pregones/Puerto Rican Traveling Theater.
An exquisite Irish Repertory Theater revival captures a trio of lost souls aching to connect in their constricting small town.
“I’m running 10 minutes late, can you leave my ticket at the box office?” Who hasn’t received the exact same text message while waiting for their companions in New York City? I chuck…
Presenting a version of Junot Díaz’s prizewinning novel, Repertorio Español is also showing off a confident cohort of Latino actors.
Bob Stevens’s fond look at a life-changing night for the young Beatles should satisfy more than die-hard fans.
Five self-involved social-media obsessives don’t make for good company in Guillaume Corbeil’s play.
If the eclectic clutch of productions in its first week is any indication, the Rave Theater Festival is off to a promising start.
Resetting the Italian drama on an unnamed Caribbean island, Repertorio Español allows two rich performers to shine in a twisty romance.
Sure, it’s a tragedy, but along the way this Classical Theater of Harlem production is a riot of music and dance, with a Dionysus worthy of Jimi Hendrix.
A boy, his best friend and an unseen bully negotiate fear and fantasy in an imaginary wrestling ring, with the audience encouraged to cheer.
An Ensemble Studio Theater series includes an allegory on American intervention and a sympathetic look at a woman in distress.
"I'm happy. My cancer bring everyone together," exclaims a joyful Masako (Ako) as she lays in her hospital bed surrounded by her husband James (Jay Patterson), and their daughters Sophie (Em…
The Brooklyn of Geraldine Inoa's Scraps is one filled with ghosts.
Art dealing with natural disasters tends to focus on the phenomenon itself and the ways in which it affects the characters in the story.
Among all of Shakespeare's works, Measure for Measure stands out for being one of the most difficult to stage in modern days.
David Ives' recent plays, a series of "rediscovered" gems of French theatre, translated into English and done in verse, feel like the stage equivalent of a thrilling Jenga game.
According to Larry Phillips' play Koalas Are Dicks, but they've got nothing compared to humans.