Reviews

Barbara Cook at the Met
In this concert, a great musical theater star offered a program of familiar material -- without orchestra.
What Makes Sammy Run?
This revisal of the 1964 musical about Hollywood has some snap but could use another rewrite.
Nevermore
This world premiere musical about the life of Edgar Allan Poe is a compelling and fascinating theatrical experience.
The End of Reality
Alex Delinois, Thomas Bradshaw, Sibyl Kempson,and Jim Fletcher (obscured) in The End of Reality (Photo © Paula Court) A mysteriou
The Subject Was Roses
Under Leonard Foglia's direction, Bill Pullman and Judith Ivey play Frank D. Gilroy's drama for laughs rather than tears.
Hecuba
With intermittent success, Joanne Camp tackles the title role in the Pearl Theatre Company's production of this classic Greek tragedy.
Peninsula
Marielle Heller and David Chandler in Peninsula (Photo © Monique Carboni) There are plays in which the characters move with marked deliberation, pausing
Almost, Maine
John Cariani's portrait of rural life is sticky sweet and whimsical, but it does have some substance.
What Then
Rinne Groff's imaginative new play is an off-kilter family drama set in a semi-apocalyptic near future.
[w]HOLE
[w]Hole Photo © Kevin Kennefick [w]HOLE, the latest dance theater piece from the women's troupe Lava, is actually an acronym for the "Whole Histor