Thursday, August 10, 2017

The Workshop

Only a few days left to catch The Workshop, which I highly recommend! My review for the Times is here.

Monday, August 07, 2017

A chat with Elizabeth Olsen

Elizabeth Olsen is an interesting actress, with interesting things to say. We talked about her new movies, but mostly about what it means for her to be an actress these days. Click here for the Q&A in the Village Voice.

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Summer Shorts Series A

This year's edition of Summer Shorts is quite good, or at least Series A here. Thataway for my review in the Times.

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Lear deBessonet tackled A Midsummer Night's Dream at Shakespeare in the Park and, well, I guessed she did tackle it to the ground. There were a lot of actors I usually love, and the one who did best was Jeff Hiller. Here's my take for Newsday.

Friday, July 28, 2017

The Bubbly Black Girl

I'd missed Kirsten Childs' The Bubbly Black Girl Sheds Her Chameleon Skin back in 2000 but I loved Robert O'Hara's production for Encores! Off-Center. My review for Newsday is here.

Monday, July 24, 2017

New York Musical Festival

I sampled three shows at the New York Musical Festival, and wrote about them for the Times. Click here for my take. More to come on NYMF, I'm sure!

Monday, July 17, 2017

Martin Denton, Martin Denton

I went down to the Kraine to check out this double-named tribute to the godfather of a certain kind of Off Off Broadway scene. Click here for my review.

Saturday, July 15, 2017

The Three Musketeers

Classical Theatre of Harlem is doing The Three Musketeers outdoors and I reviewed it for the Times. Click here for my take on this take — featuring a Mademoiselle D'Artagnan!