Reviews

Mame
Despite some miscasting and other flaws, the Kennedy Center's new production of this terrific musical is fabulously entertaining.
The Field
John B. Keane sets up his play's characters and conflict with aplomb, but to what end?
Dead City
Sheila Callaghan's wonderful new play shows people behaving like zombies, but the production is thrillingly alive.
EST Marathon 2006: Series B
One-act plays by such stalwarts as David Mamet, Will Eno, and Julia Cho all disappoint.
Private Peaceful
Although this one-person show about the injustices of war doesn't break new ground, it's indisputably powerful.
EST Marathon 2006: Series A
The Ensemble Studio Theatre's annual one-act series kicks off with David Ives's elegantly mysterious The Other Woman, plus three lesser pieces.
Dark Yellow
Julia Jordan's new drama at Studio Dante keeps the audience guessing about its characters' motivations.
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
The Arden Theatre Company tackles this hilarious musical with mixed results.
Lee Evans: Same World, Different Planet
The British comedian's physical prowess can't make up for his tired observations.
Zhivago
A very talented cast is showcased in the La Jolla Playhouse's world premiere musical based on Boris Pasternak's epic novel.