FringeNYC Roundup #1
I love the New York International Fringe Festival. With its concentrated focus on downtown theater, it has a special energy and excitement. Its offers many opportunities to ...
The Beggar's Opera
The Beggar’s Opera The Beggar's Opera, John Gay's classic musical farce, received its premiere in London in 1764. Famously utilized as source ma
Matt & Ben
Mindy Kaling as Ben and Brenda Withers as Matt (Photo © Will Beckton) Anyone wanting to get giggly over Ben Affleck in these post-Gi
Melanie Griffith as Roxie Hart The best pair of legs on Broadway at the moment belongs to Melanie Griffith, who's gotten plenty of publicity for taking over the role ...
Midtown International Theatre Festival
There is only one good way to judge a theater festival and that's by the level of consistent quality one finds in its productions. Without that, neither the critics ...
Avenue Q
The cast of Avenue Q(Photo © Carol Rosegg) Studies over the last how-ever-many years indicate that children are beginning to matur
Big River
Tyrone Giordano and Michael McElroy in Big River(Photo © Joan Marcus) One of the best performances of the year is being given by two actors. In the curre
Capitol Steps: Between Iraq and a Hard Place
Ann Johnson, Mike Tilford, and Tracey Stephens inCapitol Steps: Between Iraq and a Hard Place(Photo © Richard Termine) The Forb...
Make Love
Chris Tanner, Lance Cruce, and Karen Finleyin Make Love (Photo © R. Lasko) Karen Finley's latest show, Make Love, was nearly shut down on Sunday n
Angelica Torn in Edge(Photo © Carol Rosegg) There is perhaps no American poet whose life has been the subject of as much debate as Sylvia Plath. The poet