Reviews

They Wrote That?
Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil, and company in They Wrote That?(Photo © Joan Marcus) Sometime around 1885, American music publishers beg
Valhalla
Jack Willis and Peter Frechette in Valhalla(Photo © Joan Marcus) The first words that Peter Frechette -- wearing Little Lord Fauntleroy gear and a long, w
1984
Tessa Auberjonois and Adrian LaTourellein 1984(Photo © Chris Bennion) Originally published 55 years ago, George Orwell's 1984 remains terrifying. While an
The Gigolo Confessions of Baile Breag
Judith McIntyre and Miguel Cervantesin The Gigolo Confessions of Baile Breag(Photo © Sugan Theatre Company) It can be exciting to see a promising talent e
Oresteia
Saori Tsukada and Christopher Oden in Orestia(Photo © Carol Rosegg) Three directors each take on a play from the oldest Greek trilogy in recorded history
The Light in the Piazza
Wayne Wilcox and Celia Keenan-Bolgerin The Light in the Piazza(Photo © Liz Lauren) Over the past few years, the Goodman Theatre has developed several new
Kalighat
G.R. Johnson and Susham Bedi in Kalighat(Photo © David Gochfeld) There are some promising ideas and worthwhile subject matter in w
Suitcase
Christina Kirk and Thomas Jay Ryan in Suitcase(Photo © David Gochfeld) Melissa James Gibson is one of the most original and entertaining new playwrights t
The Mysteries
Michael Potts and Mario Campanaroin The Mysteries(Photo © Dixie Sheridan) The Bible contains some of the most dramatic stories in all of literature but, t
The Kvetching Continues
Arriving onstage at Joe's Pub in a glamorous fur coat, a shiny white turban, and a shimmering black dress, holding a yapping plush toy dog, Jackie Hoffman is ...