Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Bad Jews

Well this one's awkward. Because of Sandy, I'm not sure Bad Jews officially opened last night, but like several other news outlets, we ran our review today.

Saturday, October 27, 2012

Big Apple Circus: Legendarium

The Big Apple Circus' newest show is one of its best — though I still miss the Wheel of Wonder (aka Wheel of Death). My review's here.

Friday, October 26, 2012

A Summer Day

We don't see plays by Jon Fosse too often in NY, so A Summer Day would stick out even without the presence of Karen Allen. My review's here.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Wild with Happy

Colman Domingo's latest as a playwright, Wild With Happy, is quite wonderful. My review's here.

Tuesday, October 23, 2012


They sure like their issue plays at LCT3, and here's another one: Disgraced. Thataway for my review.

Friday, October 19, 2012

Modern Terrorism

It's hard to be funny about terrorists. Possible, but hard. My review of Jon Kern's Second Stage debut can be found here.

Thursday, October 18, 2012

Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812

It's a mouthful of a title, so here's my suggestion for a catchier alternative: Best Musical of the Year. More in my review.

Friday, October 12, 2012

Thursday, October 11, 2012


Daisy Foote is Horton Foote's daughter. Her new play, Him, stars her sister, Hallie Foote. What happens in the family stays in the family. Thataway for my review.

Harper Regan

The Atlantic Theater company strikes again -- or not -- with Harper Regan. Bad play, bad production: enjoy!

Friday, October 05, 2012


Craig Wright's Grace is a nifty little surprise in this young Broadway season. Among them is the way it ties up love, religion and real estate -- which, of course, share quite a lot. My review's here.

Wednesday, October 03, 2012

Marry Me a Little

Craig Lucas and Norman René's Sondheim revue is back, courtesy of the Keen company. Thataway for my review.

Monday, October 01, 2012

Through the Yellow Hour

Unlike some of my colleagues, I tend to like Adam Rapp's work. But even I was defeated by his latest, Through the Yellow Hour. let's just pretend that one didn't happen. Click here for my review.