Reviews

Movin' Out
John Selya in Movin' Out(Photo: Joan Marcus) Whether or not the country and the world have been waiting for it, a dance piece about ...
Heartpounders: Halloween Horror for Adults
Odds Bodkin In a theatrical series called Art of the Tale, expert storyteller Odds Bodkin is presenting five programs of epics, ...
The Scarlet Pimpernel
Chris Alan Hall and Bruce Grossman go sword-to-sword in The Scarlet Pimpernel at Theatre Three I don't care what anybody says: I like ...
Jackie Mason: Prune Danish
Jackie Mason: Prune Danish Our review of Jackie Mason's new one-man show Prune Danish should simply read, "He's still funny." But if that were all we sai
The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui
Al Pacino as Arturo Ui(Photo: Joan Marcus) When a production is star-studded, as the National Actors Theatre presentation of The Resistibl
Betty Rules
Elizabeth Ziff, Alyson Palmer, and Amy Ziffin Betty Rules(Photo: Jean-Christian Bourcart) Betty Rules, now at the Zipper Room, is a theatrical bio-...
The Sondheim Celebration
Stephen Sondheim(Photo: Michael Portantiere) Last night's Sondheim Celebration concert at Avery Fisher Hall was one of those cultural events that make you ...
Amour
Malcolm Gets in Amour(Photo by Joan Marcus) The word "charm" is contained in the word "charisma," but does that mean that the two are inextricably attached? ...
Zanna, Don't!
Gregory Treco in Zanna, Don't! (Photo: Joan Marcus) It seems as if, every decade or so, a campus musical breezes in to refresh whatever stale air might be ga
Flower Drum Song
Lea Salonga in Flower Drum Song(Photo: Joan Marcus) The original, 1958 production of Flower Drum Song was concerned thematically with respect for ...