All stories by [email protected] (simon Saltzman) on BroadwayStars

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

“Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella” by [email protected] (simon Saltzman)

(L-R) Angel Lin (Charlotte), Dee Hoty (Madame), Ashley Blanchet (Ella), and Rose Hemingway (Gabrielle)- photo by Jerry Dalia It won’t matter very much to most audience members attending …

SOURCE: at 02:38PM
Friday, October 18, 2019

“Little Shop of Horrors” at the Westside Theatre/Upstairs by [email protected] (simon Saltzman)

Tammy Blanchard and Jonathan Graff  Photo: Emilio Madrid-Kuser Everyone’s favorite mutating carnivorous plant is in bloom again. This time back Off Broadway where it belongs and where it…

SOURCE: at 02:36PM
Monday, September 16, 2019

“Memoirs of a Forgotten Man” Just concluded a run on September 15 at the New Jersey Repertory Company in Long Branch, N.J. by [email protected] (simon Saltzman)

Amie Bermowitz and Steve Brady star in “Memoirs of a Forgotten Man” at New Jersey Repertory Company now through Sept. 15. Photo courtesy Andrea Phox I have only once ever before written …

SOURCE: at 04:20PM
Tuesday, September 10, 2019

“Betrayal” at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre through December 8, 2019 by [email protected] (simon Saltzman)

(L–R) Zawe Ashton, Charlie Cox, and Tom Hiddleston (Photo: Marc Brenner) Three terrific leading actors making their Broadway debuts and a fine director’s new perspective on an old play …

SOURCE: at 05:01PM
Friday, August 9, 2019

"The Rainmaker" at the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey Now through August 18 by [email protected] (simon Saltzman)

  Real honest-to-goodness thunder, lightning and rain created premature authenticity outside the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey on the evening I attended and where N. Richard Nash’s …

SOURCE: at 05:55PM
Friday, July 19, 2019

“The Wake” through July 28 at the Bauer Boucher Theatre Center on the Kean University main campus in Union, N.J. by [email protected] (simon Saltzman)

T L. to R. Kathy McCafferty, Kelley Rae O'Donnell, James Gushue, Wayne MaugansPhoto credit: Mike PeterOnce again blood proves to be thicker than water and certainly true in the wake of …

SOURCE: at 04:53PM
Friday, May 24, 2019

"The Curse of the Starving Class" at the Signature Theatre Opened 05/13/19 Ends 05/26/19 by [email protected] (simon Saltzman)

(left to right) David Warshofsky and Gilles GearyPhoto Credit: Joan Marcus It is doubtful whether there will be a more spectacularly stunning opening minute for any play this season....and t…

SOURCE: at 05:24PM

All that Chat

Sep 14, 2021: Chicago - Ambassador Theatre
Oct 17, 2021: Dana H. - Lyceum Theatre
Mar 28, 2022: Plaza Suite - Hudson Theatre
Apr 17, 2022: The Minutes - Studio 54
Apr 28, 2022: Macbeth - Lyceum Theatre