Home » Articles » Reviews »  Theater Reviews
Thursday, November 20,2014

“Sticks and Bones” By David Rabe

At The Pershing Square Theater

What happens when the idealistic normalcy of the traditional American family home is challenged, frustrated, and eventually irrevocably altered by the return of its golden eldest son?
Wednesday, November 5,2014

“Lift” by Walter Mosley

at 59E59 Theaters

What’s more terrifying than getting stuck on a hot summer day in an elevator in a NYC skyscraper that has lost power?
Thursday, October 23,2014

“Jacuzzi” by the Debate Society

at Ars Nova

Ah, hot tubs–the ultimate symbol of lavish relaxation. Submerged in that intense heat, you can let your troubles simply slip away.
Thursday, October 23,2014

“Generations” by Debbie Tucker Green

Presented by Soho Rep

With affective writing and captivating direction, “Generations” has proved that successful theatre can be done in a short 30 minutes.
Thursday, October 16,2014

“That Poor Dream” by The Assemby

At The New Ohio Theatre

If you’ve ever ridden the Metro North rail to privileged Connecticut, you have seen an unusual cross section of New York classes.
Thursday, October 16,2014

“Written in Sand” written and performed by Karen Finley

Baruch Performing Arts Center

Karen Finley first achieved fame as a performance artist back in the 1980s. She was one of four performers who sued the National Endowment for the Arts in 1990 for withdrawing grants based on the grounds that her work was deemed indecent.
Thursday, October 16,2014

“The Country House” by David Margulies

at Manhattan Theatre Club

“All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” This opening sentence of Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina sets the tone of “The Country House,” the new play by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright David Margulies...
Thursday, October 16,2014

“The Uncanny Valley” Created and directed by Francesca Talenti

at The Brick Theater

What if you could live forever? Not in your own body, but through a robot avatar. Would you jump at the chance?
Sunday, October 5,2014

“Gertrude—The Cry”

Presented by Atlantic Theater Company

Review By Sydney Arndt British playwright Howard Barker re-interprets the motivations of one of Shakespeare’s most controversial characters, Gertrude from “Hamlet.” It has been debated over the
Sunday, October 5,2014

“Between Riverside And Crazy” by Stephen Adly Guirgis

at Atlantic Theater Company

Everyone is worried about Walter “Pops” Washington. Binge drinking, flaking on his medications and dodging his landlord, it seems he’s determined to go down in flames.