Tuesday, June 18, 2019

"Dying City" is resurrected by Simon Saltzman

Review of play Christopher Shinn

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Friday, June 14, 2019

25th anniversary for Disney's Beauty and the Beast by Simon Saltzman

Gorgeous production of Disney's Beauty and the Beast

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Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Review: Handbagged at curtainup.com/ by Elizabeth Ahlfors

an entertaining view of two fascinating, influential women, who, near the end, remain standing, still on the world scene, holding their handbags.

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New perspective on Alcott novel by Simon Saltzman

Alcott novel gets feminist touch

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Thursday, June 6, 2019

A CurtainUp Review: Donald Margulies' "Long Lost" at MTC. Am I My Brother's Keeper? by Deirdre Donovan

Daniel Sullivan has briskly staged this handsome prodcution with kudos to the entire first rate cast: KELLY AuCOIN, ANNIE PARISSE, LEE TERGESEN and ALEX WOLFF!

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Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Review: Nomad Motel at curtainup.com/ by Gregory Wilson

Carla Ching's meditation on growing up in America now in its New York premiere by the Atlantic Theater Company has heart and wisdom but should have gone further. . .

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Thursday, May 30, 2019

Review: at curtainup.com/Connecticut by David Rosenbert

Hartford's artistic director Darko Tresnjak's farewell production obviously has its eye on Broadway

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Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Review: Continuity at curtainup.com/ by Elizabeth Ahlfors

Playwright Bess Wohl tackles the challenge of how do you tell a compelling story about climate change and create human stakes in the face of something so vast

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Monday, May 20, 2019

"Enter Laughing" Hilarous little known treasure by Simon Saltzman

York Theatre Company revival of "Enter Laughing."

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Saturday, May 18, 2019

Review:Happy Talk at curtainup.com/ by Charles Wright

nberg's new melodrama presented by The New Group, Susan Sarandon is making a meal on an unappetizing character.

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Saturday, April 27, 2019

Low-key musical "Benny & Joon" highlights off-beat charm of its characters by Simon Saltzman

A review of musical stage version of 1993 film

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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 curtainup.com/ 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 curtainup.com/ by Elyse Sommer

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

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Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Review:Juno and the Paycock at curtainup.com/ 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 curtainup.com/ 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 curtainup.com 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 curtainup.com/ 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 curtainup.com-London 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 curtainup.com 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 curtainup.com/ 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 curtainup.com-London by Lizzie Loveridge

Robert Icke deconstructs Ibsen's play

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Sunday, October 28, 2018

Review:The Niceties at curtainup.com/ 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 curtainup.com/ 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 curtainup.com-London 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 curtainup.com/ 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 curtainup.com/ 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 curtainup.com/ 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 curtainup.com/ 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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