Reviews

Play Yourself
Elizabeth Marvel and Marian Seldes in Play Yourself (Photo: Joan Marcus) A first-rate performance by Marian Seldes is not nearly enoug
The Playboy of the Western World
Dara Coleman and Derdriu Ring in The Playboy of the Western World(Photo: Carol Rosegg) Riots broke out in Dublin when J.M. Synge's The Playboy of the West
Shoppers Carried by Escalators Into the Flames
Michael Shannon as Cass in Shopper CarriedBy Escalators Into the Flames (Photo: Carol Rosegg) Denis Johnson's new play has a lot to re
All Over
Michael Learned and Rosemary Harris in All Over(Photo: Joan Marcus) One of the most interesting--yet least written about--recent ...
Galileo Galilei
Eugene Perry as young Galileo shows off his telescope toSarah Shepherd, Mary Wilson, and Alicia Berneche(Photo: Liz Lauren) Those familiar ...
Lysistrata
Cherry Jones (center), with (l-r): Amber Allison,Cheyney Rives, Karen MacDonald, Stephanie Roth-Haberle, Hannah Bos, and Paula Plum in Lysistrata
Just Us Boys
A publicity photo for Just Us Boys The use of the term "chorus boy mentality" as a pejorative may have no grounding in fact and may be brutally unfair when ...
Brecht on Brecht
Pamela Sabaugh, Nicholas Viselli, and castin Brecht on Brecht (Photo: Carol Rosegg) The Jewish Wife, one of Bertolt Brecht's most affecting works, is a
Endpapers
Bruce McCarty, Pippa Pearthree, and Neil Vipond in Endpapers(Photo: Joan Marcus) Thomas McCormack was for many years the chairman and ...
Thunder Knocking on the Door
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-...