Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Housing Crisis by Leah Richards

Alternating Currents Written by Adam Kraar Directed by Kareem Fahmy Presented by Working Theater at Urban Stages and other locations April 26-May 26, 2018 New York City is as dense…

Linked From culturecatch.com at 10:55AM
Friday, April 13, 2018

Capturing Truths by Leah Richards

We Are a Masterpiece Written by Gina Femia Directed by DeLisa M. White Presented by Retro Productions at the Theater at the 14th St. Y, NYC April 7-21, 2018 In Gina Femia's We …

Linked From culturecatch.com at 07:08PM
Monday, March 19, 2018

Hal & Bee by Leah Richards

Hal & Bee Written by Max Baker Directed by Sarah Norris Presented by Stable Cable Lab Co. and New Light Theater Project at 59E59, NYC March 10-31, 2018 Hal (Jeff Hayenga), one …

Linked From culturecatch.com at 07:59PM
Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Hear Me, Embrace Me by Leah Richards

Tentacles Written by Tessa Flannery Directed by Rebecca Cunningham Estrogenius Festival Presented by Voyage Theater Company at the Kraine Theater, NYC March 10-15, 2018 We were d…

Linked From culturecatch.com at 11:19AM
Friday, March 2, 2018

Platonov Lives! by Leah Richards

Platonov Written by Anton Chekhov; translated and adapted by Laura Wickens Directed by Jessica Burr Presented by Blessed Unrest at the New Ohio Theatre, NYC February 17-March 11, 2018 …

Linked From culturecatch.com at 04:18PM
Wednesday, February 28, 2018

2018 FRIGID Festival, Part 2! by Leah Richards

Welcome to our second pair of reviews from the 2018 FRIGID Festival. Every year at this time, FRIGID brings a host of indie plays to the Kraine Theater and UNDER St. Mark's in New York C…

Linked From culturecatch.com at 10:54AM
Wednesday, February 21, 2018

2018 FRIGID Festival by Leah Richards

The annual FRIGID Festival has once again made its welcome return to New York City's East VIllage. Split between the Kraine Theater and UNDER St. Mark's, FRIGID features indie plays …

Linked From culturecatch.com at 10:55PM
Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Fly On, Dutchman! by Leah Richards

{Flying} Dutchman Written by Amiri Baraka Directed by Christopher-Rashee Stevenson Presented by Theatre of War at The Tank, NYC February 9-25, 2018 The 1964 play Dutchman was born fr…

Linked From culturecatch.com at 10:28AM
Thursday, February 1, 2018

Stoking The Fire! by Leah Richards

The Fire This Time: Season 9: 10-Minute Play Festival Directed by Candis C. Jones Presented by FRIGID New York and Horse Trade Theater at the Kraine Theater, NYC January 15-28, 2018 The…

Linked From culturecatch.com at 01:23PM
Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Coital Exchanges by Leah Richards

Pillowtalk Written and directed by Kyoung H. Park P resented by Kyoung's Pacific Beat at The Tank, NYC January 11-27, 2018 "Radical" may not the first descriptor that m…

Linked From culturecatch.com at 10:26PM
Thursday, January 4, 2018

Bless The Weather by Leah Richards

The Snow Queen Written by Matt Opatrny Directed by Jessica Burr Presented by Blessed Unrest at New Ohio Theatre, NYC December 31, 2017-January 14, 2018 It seems fitting that The Sn…

Linked From culturecatch.com at 01:13PM
Sunday, December 10, 2017

Getting AMPed! by Leah Richards

AMP Written and performed by Jody Christopherson Directed by Isaac James Byrne Presented by Goode Productions at HERE, NYC December 5-19, 2017 Imagine, if you will, a frog’s…

Linked From culturecatch.com at 02:23PM
Sunday, November 12, 2017

Pericles: Born in a Tempest by Leah Richards

Pericles: Born in a Tempest Conceived and directed by Jordan Reeves Presented by Hunger and Thirst Theatre with the Guerrilla Shakespeare Project at the West End Theatre, NYC November …

Linked From culturecatch.com at 09:16AM
Thursday, October 26, 2017

From Mecca With Love by Leah Richards

The Mecca Tales Written by Rohina Malik Directed by Kareem Fahey Presented by Voyage Theater Company and Crossroads Theatre Company at The Sheen Center, NYC   October 20-Novembe…

Linked From culturecatch.com at 12:08PM
Monday, October 16, 2017

Free, Form, Five by Maryhrbacek

Free, Form, Five Curated by D. Dominick Lombardi Olga Wimmer PCC, NYC Oct. 7 - Nov. 18, 2017 Elga Wimmer PCC presents "Free, Form, Five," a group exhibition curated by D. …

Linked From culturecatch.com at 09:46AM
Sunday, October 15, 2017

The Werewolf of Washington Heights! by Leah Richards

The Werewolf of Washington Heights Written by Christie Perfetti Williams Directed by Charmaine Broad Presented by Carnival Girls Productions at The Kraine Theater, NYC October 11-22,…

Linked From culturecatch.com at 11:58AM
Sunday, October 1, 2017

Trapped Inward by Leah Richards

Petie Written by Lori Fischer Directed by Martha Banta Presented by Theatre East at Urban Stages, NYC September 23 - October 8, 2017 How many places have you gone in the past 10 da…

Linked From culturecatch.com at 01:20AM
Monday, September 25, 2017

A Real Find by Mark Weston

The Treasurer Playwright's Horizons, NYC Through October 22nd, 2017 Some plays have an inner logic that defies linear story-telling. That doesn't mean they need be inaccessible…

Linked From culturecatch.com at 07:23AM
Tuesday, September 19, 2017

What Is Beauty? by Leah Richards

Frantic Beauty Conceived and directed by Ximena Garnica and Shige Moriya Presented at BAM Fisher, NYC September 14-17, 2017 Frantic Beauty, the third installment of multidisciplinary a…

Linked From culturecatch.com at 01:44PM
Sunday, September 10, 2017

Show of the Week: Jen Kirkman by Webmaster

Comedian and author Jen Kirkman is coming to NYC with brand new comedy shows on her "All New Material, Girl" Tour at the Highline Ballroom (September 21st) in Manhattan and The Bel…

Linked From culturecatch.com at 10:26AM
Thursday, September 7, 2017

We Hold These Words... by Leah Richards

The Constitution Written by Mickaël de Oliveira, translated by Maria Inês Marques Directed by Jill DeArmon Presented by FRIGID NY @ Horse Trade and Saudade Theatre at UNDER …

Linked From culturecatch.com at 10:18AM
Saturday, September 2, 2017

Just Call Me, Al! by Leah Richards

Friends Call Me Albert Written by Zachary Desmond Directed by Ryan Emmons Presented by No. 11 Productions at Access Theater, NYC August 23-September 10, 2017 The same day that we s…

Linked From culturecatch.com at 04:13PM
Monday, August 28, 2017

Yes, You Again... And Again... And Again by Jeff Cohen

  Weeks before it closes, I got a chance to catch up with Groundhog Day, The Musical. [I'm tempted to simply repeat the above sentence 28 times but will fight the urge!] I …

Linked From culturecatch.com at 06:24PM
Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Who Am I? by Leah Richards

Aliens Coming: The Musical Written by Joe Kelly Directed by Griffin Osborne Presented by Ashcat Productions at The People's Improv Theater, NYC August 17-September 18, 2017 To …

Linked From culturecatch.com at 07:13AM
Friday, July 28, 2017

I, Android! by Leah Richards

Jessica Written by Patrick Vermillion Directed by Emily Jackson Presented by Sanguine Theatre Company at IRT Theater, NYC July 22-August 6, 2017 Recently, promoting his new movie T…

Linked From culturecatch.com at 12:29PM
Thursday, July 20, 2017

Steady As She Goes by Leah Richards

Navigator in Love Written by Lasha Bugadze Directed by Adam Knight Presented by Red Lab Productions and Otar Margania at Teatro Circulo, NYC July 13-August 6, 2017 Playwright Las…

Linked From culturecatch.com at 03:22PM
Monday, July 17, 2017

Musicals That Want More by C. Jefferson Thom

Fun Home 5th Avenue Theare, Seattle Through July 30th When it comes to Broadway-caliber theatre productions, cities like Seattle get what New York is willing to give them. Very often t…

Linked From culturecatch.com at 11:53AM
Monday, June 26, 2017

For He Who Does Not Rock, We Salute You! by Mark Weston

Me The People: The Trump America Musical Triad Theater, NYC June 24th through.... If you hate Trump like I hate Trump and you have the urge to smash your TV to smithereens every time y…

Linked From culturecatch.com at 12:58PM
Friday, June 23, 2017

Watch Out For That Lava Flow! by Leah Richards

The Floor is Lava Written by Alex Riad Directed by Jessica O'Hara Baker Presented by The Farm Theater at Flamboyán Theater, NYC June 15-July 8, 2017 The Floor is Lava, t…

Linked From culturecatch.com at 05:12PM
Saturday, June 10, 2017

The Urgency of Indecent Art: Paula Vogel on Love, Creation and Injustice by Helen Eisenbach

Paula Vogel’s “Indecent” is many things: an idiosyncratic mix of music, memory and theater magic; a female take on an infamous male intellectual; a Holocaust parable that m…

Linked From culturecatch.com at 02:23PM
Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Some Feminist HERstory by Leah Richards

Lou Written by Haley Rice Directed by Kate Moore Heaney Presented by Theatre 4the People at The Paradise Factory, NYC May 19-June 3, 2017 Quickly: how many of you have heard of Sig…

Linked From culturecatch.com at 11:26AM

All that Chat