Vanessa Redgrave and Jesse Eisenberg make a terrific team in “The Revisionist,” produced by Rattlestick Playwrights Theater at the intimate, historic Cherry Lane Theatre.
Rattlestick Playwrights Theater
New York’s Rattlestick Playwrights Theater is readying its first Los Angeles production, and if the “experiment” pays off, it could lead to a permanent West Coast home.
Lyle Kessler’s new play “Collision,” from the Amoralists at Rattlestick Playwrights Theater, starts strongly as a black comedy about American rage but devolves into dank melodrama.
Norwegian playwright Jon Fosse’s “A Summer Day” is getting its American premiere from Rattlestick Playwrights Theater in a confident but unpersuasive production starring Karen Allen.
Though it’s atmospherically rich and solidly performed, Adam Rapp’s new play set in a war-ravaged New York ultimately sags under an excess of exposition.