Reviews

Thunder Knocking on the Door
By David Finkle · Jun 21, 2002
Chuck Cooper in Thunder Knocking on the Door(Photo: Joan Marcus) Ordinarily, a musical that contained as muddled a message about music, love, and self-...
Time and the Conways
By David Finkle · Jun 16, 2002
Tom Butler and Teri Lamm in Time and the Conways(Photo: Wendy Stulberg) In Heartbreak House, George Bernard Shaw found a metaphor for an ailing England,...
Maria Stuart
By David Finkle · Jun 14, 2002
Lena Endre and Pernilla August in Maria Stuart(Photo: Bengt Wanselius) When Friedrich von Schiller took up the battle royal between Elizabeth I and Mary, ...
Face the Music
By Marc Miller · Jun 14, 2002
He's still got it. Irving Berlin, composer of Face the Music Mel Miller, who produces the series of musicals-in-concert at the East 14th Street Y called ...
Free to Be...You and Me
By David Finkle · Jun 14, 2002
Debbie Gravitte, Daphne Rubin-Vega,Keith Nobbs, and (rear) Robert Ariin Free to Be...You and Me (Photo: Joan Marcus) The ellipsis that Marlo Thomas and those
The Little Foxes
By David Hurst · Jun 13, 2002
Smile when you say that:Nancy Robinette and Elizabeth Ashley in The Little Foxes(Photo: Carol Rosegg) Counting Tallulah Bankhead, Anne ...
When We Dead Awaken
By Dan Bacalzo · Jun 12, 2002
Dennis Parlato and Elisabeth S. Rodgersin When We Dead Awaken (Photo: Ron Williams) Lights flicker, illuminating a pale figure dressed in white followed by
Death in Venice
By David Finkle · Jun 10, 2002
Giles Havergal in Death in Venice (Photo: Aaron Epstein) At the start of Robert David MacDonald's Death in Venice adaptation,
The Pumpkin Pie Show in Big Top
By Dan Bacalzo · Jun 10, 2002
Hanna Cheek in "Overbite" Sharp knives hurtle towards a woman pressed against a wooden target board, and the blades sink into the wood just inches away from
Carousel
By Michael Portantiere · Jun 7, 2002
Hugh Jackman Sold out to the rafters quicker than you can say "clambake," the star-studded Carnegie Hall concert version of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Carousel