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    No Love

    Andrew Osborne’s hapless new comedy “No Love,” at the Eclectic Company Theatre, lacks reason, a point, and performances and production values that might mitigate its inadequacies.

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    The Fantasticks

    Theatre West’s production of Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt’s “The Fantasticks,” the world’s longest-running musical, is lighthearted and endearing though sometimes wanting vocally.

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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.

  • Advice

    Jaspal Binning (Slideshow)

    Backstage member Jaspal Binning is a British Indian actor who moved to NYC to study acting at NYFA, and has recently joined the Flea Theater's The Bats. Binning is now starring in "Job" at the Flea Theater in New York.

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    Space Captain: Captain of Space!

    Jeff Sproul’s hilariously campy “Space Captain: Captain of Space!,” from No Tea Productions, employs hokey video effects and a bombastic style to lampoon 1930s sci-fi serials.

  • Advice

    Gary Cole on Michael Shannon and Paul Dillon in 'Killer Joe'

    Gary Cole relives seeing Michael Shannon and Paul Dillon perform in "Killer Joe."

  • News

    American Theatre Wing Announces 2012 Grant Winners

    Ten theater companies around the country are recipients of the American Theatre Wing's 2012 National Theatre Company Grant.

  • News

    Fractured Atlas Develops Site to Match Artist With Space

    NYC Performing Arts Spaces launched Aug. 27, allowing theater makers an easy way to search for available venues that suit their needs.

  • Reviews

    Tender Napalm

    “Tender Napalm,” English playwright Philip Ridley’s pretentious portrait of a troubled marriage, at 59E59 Theaters, submerges two terrific actors in a sea of overwrought verbiage.

  • News

    Alicia Silverstone and Malin Akerman Land New Roles

    Silverstone will return to Broadway in the porn industry comedy “The Performers,” while Akerman has been cast in a key recurring role on the ABC sitcom “Suburgatory.”