Reviews

Chicago
By David Finkle · Aug 4, 2003
Melanie Griffith as Roxie Hart The best pair of legs on Broadway at the moment belongs to Melanie Griffith, who's gotten plenty of publicity for taking over the role ...
Midtown International Theatre Festival
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Aug 1, 2003
There is only one good way to judge a theater festival and that's by the level of consistent quality one finds in its productions. Without that, neither the critics ...
Avenue Q
By David Finkle · Jul 31, 2003
The cast of Avenue Q(Photo © Carol Rosegg) Studies over the last how-ever-many years indicate that children are beginning to matur
Big River
By Brooke Pierce · Jul 24, 2003
Tyrone Giordano and Michael McElroy in Big River(Photo © Joan Marcus) One of the best performances of the year is being given by two actors. In the curre
Capitol Steps: Between Iraq and a Hard Place
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Jul 24, 2003
Ann Johnson, Mike Tilford, and Tracey Stephens inCapitol Steps: Between Iraq and a Hard Place(Photo © Richard Termine) The Forb...
Make Love
By Dan Bacalzo · Jul 23, 2003
Chris Tanner, Lance Cruce, and Karen Finleyin Make Love (Photo © R. Lasko) Karen Finley's latest show, Make Love, was nearly shut down on Sunday n
Edge
By Philip Hopkins · Jul 22, 2003
Angelica Torn in Edge(Photo © Carol Rosegg) There is perhaps no American poet whose life has been the subject of as much debate as Sylvia Plath. The poet
Flesh and Blood
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Jul 17, 2003
John Sierros, Cherry Jones, Peter Gaitens, Jessica Hecht,and Martha Plimpton in Flesh and Blood (Photo © Joan Marcus) There are a
Gravity Always Wins
By Adam Klasfeld · Jul 16, 2003
The cast of Gravity Always Wins(Photo © M. Sharkey) Brit-rock fans will immediately recognize the inspiration for pop playwright Marc Spitz's latest domes
Henry V
By Brooke Pierce · Jul 16, 2003
Nicole Leach and Liev Schreiber in Henry V (Photo © Michal Daniel) If Liev Schreiber were running for King, I'd vote for him. With his grave tones and se