Reviews

Dreamgirls
By Michael Portantiere · Sep 25, 2001
Heather Headley, Lillias White, and Audra McDonaldin a publicity shot for Dreamgirls(Photo: Joan Marcus) The Actors' Fund of America's 20th anniversary ...
The Last Barbecue
By David Finkle · Sep 24, 2001
Peyton Thomas, Elizabeth Elkins, Leo Farley, Barbara Myers,and Moira MacDonald in The Last Barbecue(Photo: G. Alexander) In her old ...
Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome
By Dan Bacalzo · Sep 24, 2001
Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome "History is not something merely to be read," proclaims one of the performers in Post Traumatic Slave
Urinetown
By Greg Bauer · Sep 21, 2001
John Cullum in Urinetown(Photo: Joan Marcus) Urinetown smells like a hit! As you probably know, the show has moved from Off-Broadway to Broadway ...
Homecoming
By Brooke Pierce · Sep 20, 2001
Lauren Weedman Not to be confused with the Harold Pinter play of almost exactly the same title, Homecoming is comedian Lauren Weedman's one-woman show, now ...
Niall Toibín: The Revenge Tour
By David Finkle · Sep 18, 2001
Niall Toibín "Every one of these stories is true," Niall Toibín says. The slight curl of his thin upper lip signals, however, that he's indulging in Irish i
The Honor of Thomas Becket
By Brooke Pierce · Sep 17, 2001
Alan Jestice and Alison Caldwell in The Honor of Thomas Becket The Boomerang Theatre Company has been busy presenting a series mostly
First Love
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Sep 17, 2001
Thank God for actors. Without a transcendent lead female performance by Ruth Maleczech and a sturdy star turn by Frederick Neumann, Charles L. Mee's play First Love would ...
Mandy Patinkin in Concert
By Barbara and Scott Siegel · Sep 13, 2001
Mandy Patinkin In retrospect, given the events of Black Tuesday, September 11, Mandy Patinkin's incandescent solo concert at the Neil Simon Theatre on Monday, ...
Managers
By Marc Miller · Sep 10, 2001
Steve Cell and Dustin Tuckerin Managers When you walk into a black-box East Village theater with an almost bare stage, open your program, and read that the ...