Wednesday, April 17, 2019

"Burn This" is given a new if not entirely successful life on Broadway by Simon Saltzman

Review of Lanford Wilson's "Burn This" on Broadway

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Friday, April 5, 2019

Review: The Tragedy of Julius Caesar at by Deirdre Donovan

In TNFA's production the ensemble's choreography is a major plus

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Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Often hilarious, often chilling "Do You Feel Anger" by Simon Saltzman

Review of play at Vineyard Theater

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Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Monday, March 25, 2019

Review: White Noise at by Elyse Sommer

Suzan-Lori Parks inventive new play, beautifully staged and performed at the Public Theater

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Review:Juno and the Paycock at by Elyse Sommer

, , ,a moving and very timely highlight of the Irish Rep's Sean O'Casey season

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Monday, March 11, 2019

Review:Fleabag at by Deirdre Donovan

This extended monologue on sex, dating, pornography, masturbation, dysfunctional families, and more is not for the easily offended

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Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Review:Superhero at by Simon Saltzman

Overall, this musical has quite a few nice moments but they are just not quite super enough to insure its success.

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Sunday, January 13, 2019

Review: On Blueberry Hill at by Simon Saltzman

a short play buoyed by riveting performances On Blueberry Hill

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Monday, December 17, 2018

Review: The Cane at by Lizzie Loveridge

Mark Ravenhill's latest play centres on an historical clash of values for a school teacher nearing retirement

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Review: Slave Play at by Jacob Horn

Emerging playwright Jeremy O. Harris marks his New York debut with a bold look at the legacy of racism and its relationship with sexuality.

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Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Review: The Prom at by Elyse Sommer

a fun musical entertainment with a message of tolerance

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Monday, October 29, 2018

Review: The Wild Duck at by Lizzie Loveridge

Robert Icke deconstructs Ibsen's play

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Sunday, October 28, 2018

Review:The Niceties at by Elyse Sommer

a pas-de-deuux in Academia that turns into a mutually destructive political shouting match

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Friday, October 26, 2018

Review: Fireflies at by Charles Wright

This second play in an ambitious trilogy is a gifted young writer’s reflection on the civil rights movement.

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Review: The Lehman Trilogy at by Lizzie Loveridge

a look at the origins of the bank which failed spectacularly in 2008, with a British star cast and Sam Mendes as director.

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Review:The Ferrymam at by Elyse Sommer

Jez Butterworth's multi-generational family and political drama has so many assets that it's eminently watchable throught more than three hours

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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Review:Apologia at by Elyse Sommer

Stockard Channing stars in this revival of Alexi Kaye Campbell's dinner party from hell play

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Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Review: Popcorn Falls at by Paulanne Smmons

the comic hilarity of this farce carries through until the triumphant end.

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Friday, October 5, 2018

Review:On Beckett at by Deirdre Donovan

Without diluting any of Beckett's art, Bill Irwin casts a new light on it and infuses it with his own American voice

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Sunday, August 26, 2018

Review: Days to Come at by Elyse Sommer

The Mint takes a new look at Lillian Hellman failed play.

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Saturday, August 25, 2018

Review:Well Intentioned White People at by Macey Levin

World premiere of a strong and difficult new play in a cohesive and trenchant production.

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Saturday, August 18, 2018

Review: Walking with Dinosaurs at by Lizzie Loveridge

Michaela Strachan narrates close encounters with these magnificent creatures from our past

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Friday, August 17, 2018

Review:Gettin' the Band Back Together at by Elyse Sommer

this newly devised musical leans mighty . heavily on better shows based on similar scenario

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Friday, August 10, 2018

Review:Coriolanus at Angeles by Evan Henerson

We are probably due for a Coriolanus that examines the rise and fall of an anti-social soldier-turned-politician in the digital age. For now, the Theatricum's offering offers a rousing cou…

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Monday, August 6, 2018

Review: Othello at by Lizzie Loveridge

The much anticipated return of Mark Rylance to Shakespeare's Globe reinterprets Othello as a comedy

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Sunday, July 29, 2018

Review: Lempicka at by Glo

this musical world premiere at Williamstown Theatre Festival spans forty years in the tempestuous somewhat true life story of Tamara De Lempicka

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Monday, July 23, 2018

Review: Smokey Joe's Cafe; at by Elyse Sommer

l Joshua Bergasse's dynamic choreography and direction make this revival just the respits we all need from what nature and the White House has been sending our way

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Thursday, July 19, 2018

Review: Tevye Served Raw at by Paulanne Smmons

These Sholem Aleichem's stories brings us back to the real Tevye, the one Sholem Aleichem created before nostalgia and security softened his edges. . .

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Saturday, July 14, 2018

Review:Mary Page Marlowe at by Elyse Sommer

This doesn't have the fire and fury of August Osage County. But any theatergoer who appreciates fine acting and willing to tackle a challengingly structured play won'…

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Monday, July 2, 2018

Review:The Closet at by Gloria Miller

Amid the laughter of this world premiere there is much to contemplate. . . .

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