A play about porn that never gets off.
Mies Julie, Ivanov, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, and Emotional Creature.
A pretty thin show — within a pretty good show.
Also, Anthony LaPaglia as Nixon in Checkers.
Shuler Hensley, big star.
And Tracee Chimo makes for a mesmerizing monster in Bad Jews.
Two plays and a Sleep No More–type experience.
On two Off Broadway plays that deal with Islamofascism and Islamophobia.
Helen & Edgar, Don't Go Gentle, Him, and Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812.
An inverted Virginia Woolf, a night besotted with darkness and drink where virtually nothing honest is spoken aloud — until the final, fatal malediction.
It can't shock the way it once did, but it sure does land its punches.
Harper Regan and The Old Man and the Old Moon.
"When, I ask, will we get a youth-driven big-ticket revival?"
Kicking off his five-borough stand-up tour, his family-man whines were funny in a sepia-toned throwback kind of way.
Paul Rudd, Michael Shannon, and Ed Asner are eminently watchable in a flawed play.
Marry Me a Little, Paris Commune, Hamlet, and Ten Chimneys
The truly weird Rebecca collapse makes our theater critic feel all warm inside.
An Enemy of the People and Through the Yellow Hour.
An eight-hour play that swallows its actors alive.