Off-Off-Broadway Review

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    She Kills Monsters

    Dungeons & Dragons role-playing serves as the backdrop for Qui Nguyen's sweetly earnest show, which often feels like an ABC Afterschool Special that's been heavily laced with specialized fight choreography.

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    NY Review: 'In the Bar of a Tokyo Hotel'

    Tennessee Williams' 1969 one-act drama "In the Bar of a Tokyo Hotel" is in good hands in actor-directors Charles Schick and Regina Bartkoff's production.

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    NY Review: 'Takarazuka!!!'

    Wonderful performances enhance this eerie stew of a story cooked up around fascinating real-life Japanese theater and school of male impersonators Takarazuka.

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    'JonBenet Ramsey: Murder Mystery Theater!!!' Is Wacky and Outrageous

    “JonBenet Ramsey: Murder Mystery Theater!!!,” a Frigid Festival musical parody of the murder case of the toddler beauty queen, balances between wicked satire and sick humor.

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    God, Sex & Blue Water

    For much of its first act, Linda Faigao-Hall's "God, Sex & Blue Water" has the makings of a warm, revealing exploration of a little-chronicled immigrant subculture, the devotedly Catholic Filipinos of Hoboken.

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    NY Review: 'The Ash Girl'

    Timberlake Wertenbaker's 2003 retelling of the Cinderella story, "The Ash Girl," is getting a mixed-bag production from the young Pipeline Theatre Company.

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    NY Review: 'The Last Days of Judas Iscariot'

    T. Schreiber Studio's production of Stephen Adly Guirgis' play focusing on a retrial of Judas is provocative, playful, and layered but also belabored.

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    Cyrano de Bergerac

    In a theater so new that you could smell the drying paint, the Queens Players inaugurated its new primary space with a production of "Cyrano de Bergerac."

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    Trifles

    Brooke O'Harra's production for the Obie-winning Theatre of a Two-headed Calf brings this rarely seen piece off the library shelf and to vital life.

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    Hot Mess in Manhattan

    “Hot Mess in Manhattan,” a “Sex and the City”–inspired one-act musical by Cait and Meggie Doyle that’s part of the Araca Project, shows promise and has a sweet but cheeky spirit.