Sort by:

  • Reviews

    Strindberg's 'Easter' Proves Timeless

    August Strindberg Repertory Theatre’s well-acted adaptation of “Easter,” about a family trying to redeem itself after its patriarch is jailed, has an all-black cast.

  • Reviews

    'The Last Seder' Is a Sketchy Meal Well-Served

    In Jennifer Maisel’s “The Last Seder,” an overly familiar premise, the dysfunctional-family holiday reunion, is bolstered by a uniformly excellent cast of 11 led by Greg Mullavey.

  • News

    Funding Theater Across the Nation

    Theatre Communications Group announced the recipients of grants totaling $225,000 from the MetLife/TCG A-ha! Program, including the Atlantic Theater Company and Oregon Shakespeare Festival.

  • Advice

    Publicist Jessica Johnson on Broadway Press For Actors

    Jessica Johnson shares how actors can maximize their publicity in theater.

  • Reviews

    Euripides’ Helen

    Playwrights’ Arena gives the rarely performed “Euripides’ Helen” the Hollywood treatment, with Rachel Sorsa and Maxwell Caulfield as a Spartan Nick and Nora, at the Getty Villa.

  • Reviews

    Our Lady

    Author-director-actor James Fluhr’s “Our Lady,” a Fringe show about countering homophobic bigotry, is as stunning a piece of performance art as you’re ever likely to encounter.

  • Reviews

    'Tomorrow' Is a Treat

    Donald Freed’s outstanding “Tomorrow,” from Skylight Theatre Company, Rogue Machine, and Britain’s York Theatre Royal, explores the mentor-mentee relationship among three actors.

  • Interview

    Kathie Lee Gifford Revives an Evangelist on Broadway

    Starring Carolee Carmello, Gifford’s new musical, “Scandalous,” re-creates the life of legendary preacher Aimee Semple McPherson.

  • Reviews

    'Hate' Is a Symphony of Bigotry

    In Mexican playwright Luis Enrique Gutiérrez Ortiz Monasterio’s “I Hate Fucking Mexicans,” at the Flea Theater, the piling on of political incorrectness becomes almost poetic.

  • Reviews

    Don’t Miss ‘The Laramie Project Cycle’

    Tectonic Theater Company’s “The Laramie Project Cycle,” at BAM, pairs the original 2000 docudrama with its 2009 sequel, “The Laramie Project: Ten Years Later,” to stunning effect.