Reviews

First Lady Suite
Julia Murney and Mary Testa in First Lady Suite(Photo © Joan Marcus) By the time it occurs to you that Michael John LaChiusa isn't saying very much about
Sly Fox
Elizabeth Berkley and Richard Dreyfussin Sly Fox(Photo © Carol Rosegg) One joy of Larry Gelbart's Sly Fox is the fun that the playwright has in moc
Hannah & Martin
Melissa Friedman and David Strathairnin Hannah & Martin(Photo © Dixie Sheridan) "He has shown with his life that his thinking is ...
Meet John Doe
Ben Werling and Julie Granata in Meet John Doe(Photo © Andy Rothenberg) When the Shattered Globe Theatre Company secured exclusive
Sarah, Sarah
J. Smith-Cameron in Sarah, Sarah(Photo © Joan Marcus) Although this point is not made often in contemporary drama, some dysfunctional families strive to b
Well
Lisa Kron and Jayne Houdyshell in Well(Photo © Michal Daniel) Lisa Kron, wearing a casual black outfit and a shiny helmet of rust-
Barbara Cook's Broadway
Barbara Cook(Photo © Rahav/Cosi) In reviewing Barbara Cook's most recent recording, a Christmas album released in the fall of 2003, I commented that this beloved
Ears on a Beatle
Dan Lauria and Bill Dawes in Ears on a Beatle(Photo © Carol Rosegg) "Don't personalize." That's the cardinal rule of the FBI, at l
Waiting for Godot
Entering the West Side Presbyterian Church to attend the York Shakespeare Company's production of Samuel Beckett's Waiting for Godot, one recalls the Irish playwright's ...
Pardon My English
Jennifer Laura Thompson andBrian d'Arcy James in Pardon My English(Photo © Joan Marcus) Don't expect much from me in the way of illumination about the plo