Reviews

The Sweetheart Deal
A brother and sister revisit old wounds in a world premiere play about the early days of the United Farm Workers.
Seven Spots on the Sun
A Latin American town struggles to heal following a bloody civil war.
Derren Brown: Secret
A well-known mentalist from the U.K. makes his American theatrical debut at Atlantic Theater Company.
Sojourners and Her Portmanteau
New York Theatre Workshop produces two plays from Mfoniso Udofia's nine-play cycle about the Nigerian-American experience.
The Father
Studio Theatre introduces Washington, D.C., to a new French play.
Timon of Athens
The Folger Shakespeare Theatre examines a rarely produced tragedy.
Venus
Suzan-Lori Parks revives an early work about the controversial history of the Venus Hottentot.
Actually
Anna Ziegler's two-character play about date rape has its world premiere at the Geffen Playhouse.
Iphigenia in Splott
Playwright Gary Owen disputes the notion that Western Civilization has moved beyond the age of human sacrifice.
The Gift Horse
An early Lydia Diamond play comes to New Rep.