Tuesday, January 15, 2019

On Blueberry Hill

On Blueberry Hill Off Broadway, Origin 1st Irish Festival at 59E59 Reviewed by Ran Xia BOTTOM LINE: Sebastian Barry's two-hander is a beautifully nuanced yet thrilling tale about loss, gri…

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Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Blue Ridge

Blue Ridge Off Broadway, Atlantic theater Company Reviewed by Ken Kaissar BOTTOM LINE: A brilliant new drama by Abby Rosebrock, performed flawlessly by a virtuoso ensemble. Life is scary …

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Wednesday, January 2, 2019

The Girl with the Alkaline Eyes

The Girl with the Alkaline Eyes Off Broadway, Chase Brock Experience at Theatre Row Reviewed by Brooke Viegut BOTTOM LINE: A technological dance theater thriller exploring what is possible…

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Tuesday, December 18, 2018

All is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914

All is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914 Off Broadway, Sheen Center Reviewed by Dan Rubins BOTTOM LINE: Whether or not you're looking for a Christmas-themed show, make All is Calm: The Chr…

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Noura

Noura Off Broadway, Playwrights Horizons Reviewed by Ken Kaissar BOTTOM LINE: An enchanting and poetic new play about Iraqi refugees that is perfect for the holiday season. What does it m…

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Monday, December 3, 2018

The Tricky Part

The Tricky Part Off Broadway, The Barrow Group Reviewed by Dan Dinero BOTTOM LINE: A complex story about a difficult subject returns, and proves to be just as, if not more, essential now. …

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Sunday, December 2, 2018

Life x 3

Life x 3 Off Off Broadway, New Light Theater Project at Urban Stages Reviewed by Ed Malin BOTTOM LINE: A tumultuous evening presented three different ways, inviting reflection on the need …

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Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Consumption

Consumption Off Off Broadway, Beverley Social Club Reviewed by Asya Gorovits BOTTOM LINE: Take a journey through a Victorian house and five love stories in this site-specific play. If you…

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Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Vivian's Music, 1969

Vivian's Music, 1969 Off Off Broadway, Good Works at 59E59 Theaters Reviewed by Dan Rubins BOTTOM LINE: A moving pilgrimage of historical repainting, Vivian's Music, 1969 fills in the back…

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Thursday, November 15, 2018

Bernie and Mikey's Trip to the Moon

Bernie and Mikey's Trip to the Moon Off Broadway, 59E59 Theaters Reviewed by Eleanor J. Bader BOTTOM LINE: A highly nuanced look at the ways caring for a severely disabled family member im…

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Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Sycorax, Cyber Queen of Qamara

Sycorax, Cyber Queen of Qamara Off Off Broadway, HERE Arts Center Reviewed by Ed Malin BOTTOM LINE: In this top-notch feminist piece, the witch from The Tempest uses much magic and interne…

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Tuesday, November 6, 2018

The Thanksgiving Play

The Thanksgiving Play Off Broadway, Playwrights Horizons Reviewed by Ken Kaissar BOTTOM LINE: A hilarious satire of PC culture that explores the often ignored narrative surrounding Thanksg…

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Wednesday, September 26, 2018

I Was Most Alive With You

I Was Most Alive With You Off Broadway, Playwrights Horizons Reviewed by Emily Cordes BOTTOM LINE: Diverse characters address fate and agency in this striking modern take on the Book of Jo…

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Tuesday, September 18, 2018

beep boop

beep boop Off Off Broadway, Crowded Outlet at HERE Arts Center Reviewed by Ran Xia BOTTOM LINE: This multimedia-saturated, fast-paced clowning show is a hilarious yet ultimately poignant e…

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Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Hoaxocaust!

Hoaxocaust! Off Off Broadway, Theater at the 14th Street Y Reviewed by Eleanor J. Bader BOTTOM LINE: A passionate, provocative, and timely look at the Nazi Holocaust and its implications f…

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Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Days to Come

Days to Come Off Broadway, The Mint at Theatre Row Reviewed by Linda Buchwald BOTTOM LINE: Though not the best work to come from Lillian Hellman or the Mint, Days to Come is still worth se…

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Thursday, August 23, 2018

Henry VI

Henry VI Off Broadway, NAATCO at A.R.T./New York Theaters Reviewed by Dan Rubins BOTTOM LINE: Don't miss this outstanding Shakespeare epic: six hours, two parts, and an all Asian American …

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Friday, August 10, 2018

Be More Chill

Be More Chill Off Broadway, Pershing Square Signature Center Reviewed by Lexi Orphanos BOTTOM LINE: Be More Chill champions the idea that losers are those who lose friends, and redefines w…

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Tuesday, August 7, 2018

The Beyoncé

The Beyoncé Off Off Broadway, A.R.T./New York Theatres Reviewed by Piper Rasmussen BOTTOM LINE: Eliza Bent's clever new Chekhov adaptation examines privilege and family ties. Right off t…

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Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Summer Shorts Series A

Summer Shorts Series A Off Broadway, 59E59 Theaters Reviewed by Ken Kaissar BOTTOM LINE: Three one-acts that speak to the current moment. It’s always interesting to see how the current …

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Saturday, July 28, 2018

Stray

Stray Off Off Broadway, The Tank Reviewed by Adrienne Urbanski BOTTOM LINE: This compelling combination of memoir and music creates a truly one-of-a-kind theatrical experience. One of the…

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Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Trainspotting Live

Trainspotting Live Off Broadway, Roy Arias Stages Reviewed by Matt Kiesling BOTTOM LINE: A wild ride through the heroin scene of late 1980's Scotland, Trainspotting Live is an immersive th…

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Thursday, July 12, 2018

Pedro Pan

Pedro Pan Off Off Broadway, NYMF at Theatre Row Reviewed by Dan Dinero BOTTOM LINE: Pedro Pan is exactly the kind of show we need right now. For anyone disturbed by our current immigratio…

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Monday, July 9, 2018

Fairview

Fairview Off Broadway, Soho Rep. Reviewed by Ran Xia BOTTOM LINE: Initially disguised as a family drama, Fairview is a meta-theatrical experience that asks some tough questions on behalf o…

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Thursday, June 28, 2018

Teenage Dick

Teenage Dick Off Broadway, Ma-Yi at The Public Reviewed by Keith Paul Medelis BOTTOM LINE: A slick, loose update of Richard III, Mike Lew's Teenage Dick is a play about who gets to tell th…

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Thursday, June 21, 2018

Sugar in Our Wounds

Sugar in Our Wounds Off Broadway, MTC at City Center Reviewed by Ed Malin BOTTOM LINE: A gay Black love story set in 1862, Sugar in Our Wounds is the first in a promising trilogy that cove…

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Thursday, June 14, 2018

Secret Life Of Humans

Secret Life of Humans Off Broadway, 59E59 Theaters Reviewed by Ran Xia BOTTOM LINE: A blind date between an anthropologist and a famous scientist's grandson triggers a cascade of big quest…

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Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Scissoring

Scissoring Off Broadway, INTAR Theatre Reviewed by Katharine Nedder BOTTOM LINE: Scissoring, spearheaded by seven powerhouse actors, is a quirky look at love, sexuality, and acceptance. W…

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Thursday, June 7, 2018

The Great Leap

The Great Leap Off Broadway, Atlantic Theater Company Reviewed by Maria Paz Alegre BOTTOM LINE: As nations vie to build friendships with China, the country’s dark history of is often ign…

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Sunday, May 27, 2018

Say Something Bunny!

Say Something Bunny! Off Broadway, UNDO Project Space Reviewed by Dan Dinero BOTTOM LINE: A solo show developed out of two found recordings, Say Something Bunny! is hands down the best the…

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Thursday, May 24, 2018

The Beast in the Jungle

The Beast in the Jungle Off Broadway, Vineyard Theatre Reviewed by Lexi Orphanos BOTTOM LINE: With striking direction and choreography by Susan Stroman, The Beast in the Jungle gives artis…

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