Reviews

The Bacchae 2.1
By Dan Bacalzo · Mar 28, 2001 · New York City
The Bacchae 2.1(Photo: Dixie Sheridan) There seems to be a mini-explosion of adaptations of The Bacchae emanating from downtown New York's rich thea
A Mouthful of Birds
By Dan Bacalzo · Mar 28, 2001 · New York City
A Mouthful of Birds(Photo: Dixie Sheridan) Passion, possession, and obsession are primary themes in The Bacchae by Euripides. They also lie at the h
Judgment at Nuremberg
By David Finkle · Mar 27, 2001 · New York City
Maximilian Schell in Judgment at Nuremberg(Photo: Joan Marcus) Early in the court proceedings covered in the stage version of Judgment at Nuremberg now ...
Bloomer Girl
By David Finkle · Mar 23, 2001 · New York City
Kathleen Chalfant and Kate Jennings Grant in Bloomer Girl(Photo: Joan Marcus) In the right setting, antiques can look meaningful, ...
Bat Boy The Musical
Bat Boy: The Musical When we first heard about Bat Boy The Musical, we thought it was about baseball. Apparently, so did most of the headline writers
Design for Living
Dominic West, Jennifer Ehle,and Alan Cumming in Design For Living(Photo: Joan Marcus) Thank God for subscription theaters. In this climate of take-no-...
Bright Eyed Joy: The Music of Ricky Ian Gordon
By Michael Portantiere · Mar 15, 2001 · New York City
Ricky Ian Gordon Anyone who believes the canard that the work of contemporary musical theater composers is generally lacking in melody should have been at Alice ...
The Good Thief
By Dan Bacalzo · Mar 14, 2001 · New York City
Brian d'Arcy James in The Good Thief(Photo: Carl Forsman) "I hate people with skills that can do stuff," states the unnamed narrator of Conor McPherson's Th
Ten Unknowns
By David Finkle · Mar 13, 2001 · New York City
Donald Sutherland and Julianna Marguliesin Ten Unknowns(Photo: Joan Marcus) Since the advent of conceptual art--and in truth, long before the second half of ...
A Class Act
By David Finkle · Mar 12, 2001 · New York City
The Broadway cast of A Class Act in rehearsal Under the impression that A Class Act had been quantifiably changed during its transfer from the ...