- November 6, 2006
- 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
- 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
- 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
- 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
- ‘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
- 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 25, 2003
- Some of That Jazz
She may not offer much in the singing and dancing departments, but Melanie Griffith does inject a certain breathy star power into Chicago.
- August 2, 1999
- August 28, 2006
- 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
- No Show Tunes Allowed
Spring Awakening may finally succeed where so many others have failed, bringing pop music people care about to Broadway.