Saturday, September 22, 2018

GREAT AMERICAN SONGBOOK by Matt Windman

Felder s one-man show portrays Berlin s restless intensity and fervent patriotism in the style of a jukebox musical.

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Friday, September 21, 2018

POLITICS AS USUAL by Joe Dziemianowicz

Sharr White s political drama never quite catches fire, but Edie Falco is strong in the lead role.

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Monday, September 17, 2018

ENDURING LIGHT by Jeremy Gerard

With her life s work, Mazzie s gift to theatergoers and colleagues alike was happiness in its purest state.

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Tuesday, September 11, 2018

WIN A TONY, LOSE A TONY by Matt Windman

Sasson Gabay has big shoes to fill taking over the role of Tewfiq, but the show hasn t lost its step.

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Monday, September 10, 2018

TUNING OUT THE WAR by Brian Scott Lipton

Bernard Shaw s 1919 dramedy remains a multi-dimensional portrait of human nature.

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UNIFYING CONVICTIONS by Jeremy Gerard

A short run of this revelatory 1983 musical marks a homecoming of a show that has entered theater history.

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Monday, August 27, 2018

STRIKE BREAKERS by Brian Scott Lipton

Lillian Hellman s play gets off to a slow start, but it really comes alive in the second act.

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Thursday, August 23, 2018

NO ROMANCE, NO COMEDY by Jeremy Gerard

There s not a shred of originality in this repurposing of the 1990 film.

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Monday, August 20, 2018

HITS AND MISSES by Matt Windman

While the cast album of Carousel is as disappointing as the revival, My Fair Lady is one of the albums of the last 60 years.

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Friday, August 17, 2018

40-YEAR-OLD ROCKERS by Joe Dziemianowicz

This cliché-filled musical is derivative of all that came before it, without the tunes to back it up.

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KEEPING WITH TRADITION by Sandy MacDonald

The schmaltz goes down more easily in Joel Grey s deft production.

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Thursday, August 16, 2018

MOVIE MUSICAL by Robert Cashill

Quality music, acting and stage production help sell this nostalgia vehicle.

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Monday, August 13, 2018

BATTLE OF THE BANDS by Jeremy Gerard

This musical is so full of cheesiness and clichés that anyone who buys a ticket will come to regret it.

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Friday, August 10, 2018

WANTING TO BE A STAR by Bernard Carragher

Renée Taylor’s tells tales of a life in show business in her one-woman show.

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Thursday, August 9, 2018

DESERT SONG by Jeremy Gerard

As the Best Musical continues to soar, Sasson Gabay brings a different take to the role of Tewfiq.

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Sunday, August 5, 2018

A MAN'S CONSTITUTION by Matt Windman

John Strand s play explores the character and judicial philosophy of the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.

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Monday, July 30, 2018

SHAKESPEARE FOR ALL by Jeremy Gerard

Kwame Kwei-Armah and Shaina Taub s musicalized adaptation is a celebration that brings all five boroughs of New York together.

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Thursday, July 26, 2018

LIGHTWEIGHT TRANSGRESSION by Jeremy Gerard

Good intentions and terrific songs don’t add up to a good rock musical.

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Tuesday, July 24, 2018

CURSE OF MEDIOCRITY by David Cote

Young Jean Lee s well-executed new work is both political satire and a philosophical study of human limitations.

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Friday, July 20, 2018

COMPLICIT IN HORROR by Jeremy Gerard

With cameras amplifying grotesque images onto a large screen, The Damned is as unsettling onstage as it was on film.

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Tuesday, July 3, 2018

OPERA MEETS THEATER by Matt Windman

Anika Noni Rose leads a pitch-perfect cast in John Doyle s scaled-down production.

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Friday, June 29, 2018

BEAUTY ISN'T EVERYTHING by Jeremy Gerard

Joshua Harmon’s humorous new play takes on the superficiality of beauty, fashion and resistance to aging.

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Thursday, June 28, 2018

DISINTEGRATION by Jeremy Gerard

Carey Mulligan captivates her audience in Dennis Kelly’s seductive ensnarement of a play.

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Monday, June 18, 2018

WRATH UNFURLED by Jeremy Gerard

Ruben Santiago-Hudson needs no gimmicks or modern update to bring a hard-hitting Othello to Central Park.

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Monday, June 11, 2018

BOTTOMLESS ABYSS by Matt Wolf

This is a feisty, animated Iceman , with the magnificent Denzel Washington leading the cast.

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MAGIC IN THE AIR by Brian Scott Lipton

The Band’s Visit dominated the musical categories at an exciting night at the Tony Awards.

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Sunday, June 3, 2018

BEHIND CLOSED DOORS by David Cote

Although this is a period piece, this play reverberates with the zesty camaraderie that gay men can openly enjoy today.

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Monday, May 28, 2018

GENDER MERCIES by David Cote

Alan Ayckbourn’s new comedy-drama sketches a portrait of a man across seven decades.

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Monday, May 21, 2018

OLD MUSICAL, NEW TRICKS by Bernard Carragher

This production preserves the show s original wonders while playing wonderfully for a new generation of theatergoers.

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Sunday, May 20, 2018

UPPERS AND DOWNERS by Sandy MacDonald

This spirited revival delivers a relatively swift descent into hell.

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Friday, May 18, 2018

RELATIVE STRANGERS by David Cote

Unfortunately, the members of this ensemble seem as if they re acting in different plays.

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