- September 11, 2006
- Company’s Coming
John Doyle made waves when he gave Patti LuPone a tuba for Sweeney Todd. Will it work for “The Ladies Who Lunch”?
- December 11, 2006 | The Theater Review
- It’s the Little Things
Company gets the John Doyle treatment and looks great at 36. Plus: Another dispiriting celebrity turn, in The Vertical Hour.
- November 6, 2006 | The Theater Review
- It’s Not Alright, Ma
As boomer Broadway wheezes its way into irrelevance with The Times They Are A-Changin’, a fresh voice emerges downtown.
- December 4, 2006 | The Theater Review
- So Far, So Good
The Coast of Utopia is a huge, eloquent piece of theater, gaudy with talent. And we’re just into Part One.
- March 5, 2007 | The Theater Review
- Arise, Ye Prisoners of Tom Stoppard
Somehow, the eight hours of dialogue in The Coast of Utopia leave one hungry for more talk.
- January 8, 2007 | The Theater Review
- Fabergé Acting
Part Two of The Coast of Utopia is a chance to see stage work—from stars and journeymen alike—at its zenith.
- October 23, 2006 | The Theater Review
- ‘House’ of Great Repute
Shaw’s Heartbreak House gets a revival that shows off its talky brilliance. Plus: Cynthia Nixon, Neil LaBute, and more.
- October 16, 2006 | The Theater Review
- Broadway Melody of 1975
Yes, it’s a period piece. No, it’s not a jaw-dropping revival. But A Chorus Line still has that hard-to-deﬁne something.
- August 28, 2006 | The Theater Review
- A Star Is Shorn
Yes, Martin Short’s send-up of ego-trip one-man shows is funny. But is it healthy for Broadway to depend on Britney jokes?
- December 25, 2006 | The Theater Review
- No Show Tunes Allowed
Spring Awakening may finally succeed where so many others have failed, bringing pop music people care about to Broadway.