Reviews

The Wild Party
The Blank Theatre Company offers a first-rate production of Michael John LaChiusa's gin-soaked, jazz-drenched musical.
Beowulf
Richard Barth and Bill Gross in Beowulf (Photo © Carol Rosegg) The Anglo-Saxon verse epic Beowulf is still very much in th
Absurd Person Singular
Alan Ayckbourn's play about three unhappily married couples gives new meaning to the term "kitchen-sink drama."
Hairspray
Jim J. Bullock and J.P. Dougherty in Hairspray(Photo © Chris Bennion) For some strange reason, Hairspray has come in for criticism by such disparat
A Soldier's Play
Second Stage Theatre's riveting revival of Charles Fuller's Pulitzer Prize- winner features a terrific ensemble cast.
Crucifixion
Colin Stuart and Scott Cox in Crucifixion (Photo © Stephanie Temple) "Life is all about connections. You don't have to understand
Five Course Love
This five-part musical is often delicious fun, and it boasts a star-making turn by John Bolton.
Fiddler on the Roof
Harvey Fierstein and Rosie O'Donnell in Fiddler on the Roof (Photo © Carol Rosegg) Rosie O'Donnell, who looks like the daughter Stan Laurel and Oliver Ha
Latinologues
Humor based on stereotypes keeps this comedy lively, but theatergoers who are looking for something more will leave unfulfilled.
The Asphalt Kiss
Brazilian playwright Nelson Rodrigues' 1960 play is intriguing but its New York premiere production is seriously flawed.