Reviews

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.
The Duchess of Malfi
Michael Halberstam's production of this Jacobean tragedy is ambitious and intelligent but lacks passion.
columbinus
This uneven work about the Columbine massacre features some powerful moments but lacks complexity.
Love's Labour's Lost
Nicholas Martin serves up a stylish staging of one of Shakespeare's lesser comedies.
The Race
This fast-paced marathon of movement and theatricality lives up to its title.
Not a Genuine Black Man
Brian Copeland's solo piece is more successful as autobiography than as an examination of racial identity.