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 ...
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 ...
What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?
Sisters, sisters:Millicent Martin and Leslie Dennistonin What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?(Photo: Bruce Bennett) What's a poor woman to do when her sister ...
Burning Blue
Mike Doyle and Matthew Del Negroin Burning Blue (Photo: Carol Rosegg) Tape-recorded voiceovers crackle over the speakers at the beginning of D.M.W. Greer's ea
The Water Coolers
The cast of The Water Coolers (Photo: Carol Rosegg) The tribulations of life in the modern workplace lend themselves rather readily to satire, but incisive vi
3 O'Clock in Brooklyn
Brooklynites Kim Zimmer, Jordan Charney, and Jesse Doran(Photo: Brian Dykstra) Israela Margalit has a lot to say about marriage, and ...