Reviews

The Opponent
By Hayley Levitt · Aug 6, 2014

Chicago's A Red Orchid Theatre brings its boxing ring to 59E59 for the New York premiere of Brett Neveu's two-person battle of wills.

King Lear
By Zachary Stewart · Aug 5, 2014

Daniel Sullivan's production of Shakespeare's classic combines holy ritual with Iron Age fashion.

The Visit
By Hayley Levitt · Aug 5, 2014

Chita Rivera makes her third starring turn in Kander and Ebb's bleak musical portrait of retribution and the price of justice.

Twelfth Night
By Iris Fanger · Aug 4, 2014

Commonwealth Shakespeare Company presents free performances of Shakespeare's comedy on the Boston Common.

The Good and the True
By Hayley Levitt · Aug 3, 2014

This Czech drama, chronicling the lives of two Holocaust survivors, surmounts some hardships of its own in its American premiere.

Between Riverside and Crazy
By Zachary Stewart · Jul 31, 2014

Stephen Adly Guirgis premieres an unforgettable new play at Atlantic Theater Company.

Sex With Strangers
By Zachary Stewart · Jul 30, 2014

Laura Eason's sexy and complicated two-hander stars Anna Gunn of Breaking Bad and Billy Magnussen of Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike.

Mala Hierba
By Hayley Levitt · Jul 28, 2014

Tanya Saracho's moral brainteaser, inspired by Latin-American culture, makes its New York debut with Second Stage Theatre's uptown series.

NYMF 2014: Madame Infamy; Propaganda! The Musical; WikiMusical
By Zachary Stewart · Jul 25, 2014

This is TheaterMania's fifth and final roundup of reviews from the 2014 New York Musical Theatre Festival.

The Lightning Thief
By Pete Hempstead · Jul 25, 2014

A musical based Rick Riordan's popular Percy Jackson series electrifies the Lucille Lortel Theatre.