Reviews

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)
By Ben Winters · Oct 17, 2001
David Turner (thumbs up), Jeremy Shamos (with skull),and Peter Ackerman (jester hat) inThe Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)(Photo: Carol Rosegg
Rave Mom
By Ben Winters · Oct 16, 2001
Ann Magnuson in Rave Mom When Ann Magnuson first appears on stage at the beginning of her one-woman show Rave Mom--decked out in oversized sunglasses, ...
Bloody Poetry
By Brooke Pierce · Oct 16, 2001
Adrinne Dreiss, Erik Steele, Lael Logan,and Adrian LaTourelle in Bloody Poetry(Photo: Steven Schardt) In Howard Brenton's new play
Dance of Death
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Oct 13, 2001
Helen Mirren and Ian McKellenin Dance of Death(Photo: Joan Marcus) August Strindberg is credited with being the father of psychological drama. His 1901 play
The Shape of Things
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Oct 11, 2001
Rachel Weisz and Paul Rudd in The Shape of Things(Photo: Joan Marcus) Mean and marvelous, Neil LaBute's The Shape of Things has ...
Puppetry of the Penis
By David Finkle · Oct 10, 2001
David Friend (top)and Simon Morley (bottom)in Puppetry of the Penis If Puppetry of the Penis proves nothing else--and it doesn't--it's that trivial ...
Reefer Madness
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Oct 8, 2001
Christian Campbell and Erin Matthewsin Reefer Madness(Photo: Joan Marcus) The 1936 movie upon which the new musical Reefer Madness is based is an ...
Rude Entertainment
By David Finkle · Oct 8, 2001
Peter Bartlett in Rude Entertainment(Photo: Joan Marcus) Mr. Charles, Currently of Palm Beach, as written by Paul Rudnick and played by Peter Bartlett ...
Hedda Gabler
By David Finkle · Oct 5, 2001
Kate Burton and Harris Yulin in Hedda Gabler(Photo: T. Charles Erickson) It is unlikely that Henrik Ibsen's first audiences, watching Hedda Gabler in ...
The Spitfire Grill
By David Finkle · Oct 4, 2001
Garrett Long and Steven Pasqualein The Spitfire Grill(Photo: Joan Marcus) About a third of the way through The Spitfire Grill, the unlikely heroine, a ...