- January 28, 2010
- The Battle After the War
Time Stands Still offers four nuanced approaches to life once the gunfire stops.
- February 1, 2010
- Saving Arthur Miller From Himself
A powerful cast animates Arthur Miller's wooden Bridge.
- January 21, 2010
- After the Ball
The new production of Noël Coward’s Present Laughter delivers as expected: finely wrought farce, sophisticated banter, and a winsome, easy-to-take view of aging.
- December 21, 2009
- Isn’t It Bliss?
A Little Night Music returns to Broadway, spare and beautiful.
- December 4, 2009
- Fighting the Last War
- December 2, 2009
- Winter in New Orleans
Liv Ullmann brings a northern severity to A Streetcar Named Desire.
- December 7, 2009
- Dancing With the Stars
Fela! can get even a staid Broadway audience shaking its hips. Plus: Kenneth Lonergan’s midlife crisis.
- November 30, 2009
- The Story of Oh!
In the Next Room or the vibrator play is pure pleasure. Plus: The strains of Ragtime.
- November 5, 2009
- The Lady With (Almost) All the Answers
Sometimes a veneer of professionalism is the only thing masking all-out panic. Julie White, in The Understudy, gives us both at once.
- November 16, 2009
- The Baffler
Willem Dafoe returns to the stage in Idiot Savant—and it’s a blast. (So what if it doesn’t make sense?)