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    Standing Clear

    Clearly a work in progress,Standing Clearrequires some ruthless editing before it can emerge as a worthy statement of New York underground life.

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    All That Fall

    It's Samuel Beckett's 100th birthday this year and, for all Sam's fans, here's an opportunity to view a rarely produced work.

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    Garrison Keillor: Man in Tux & Red Shoes with Piano

    When Garrison Keillor picked up the cordless microphone to begin his first Feinstein's at Loews Regency number, the fool contraption was off. He tried the mike on a second mike stand. Nothing.

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    The Scene

    Plays are like road trips. Sometimes they start full of optimism, and the ride is smooth and uneventful. Sometimes they start full of optimism and then the brakes fail.

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    Avenue X

    This production, set in the doo-wop world of Gravesend, Brooklyn, in 1963, is technically superb and, ironically, ultimately soulless.

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    My First Time

    As cyber technology seeps deeper into our existence, theatre, like every other aspect of daily life, is gradually becoming more fragmentary, like the bytes and bits that make up our superfast, limited-attention-span world.

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    2.5 Minute Ride

    A main tenet, if not the central one, of autobiographical solo performance is the performer's direct connection to the material.

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    Webeime

    As a whole, the actors are outstanding, effectively transitioning from sweet to frightening at a moment's notice.

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    Traces/Fades

    Lenora Champagne cramsTraces/fadeswith enough material to fill two or three plays.

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    Aldridge & Lena

    We can't get a whole life story told in 45 minutes, but, asAldridgeproves, you can achieve its essence.