Tony-winner "In the Heights" is very like the piragua sno-cone popular among the tuner's heat-besieged barrio residents.
In a one-night preem at the Paley Center for Media, vigorous reminiscence (accompanied by vintage video clips and contemporary testimonials) rehabilitates the rep of the lady who turned entertainment…
Cinematic rather than theatrical, the yarn is lively and action packed.
Barbara Nell Beery's '60s-era memory play doesn't add much new or authentic to the genre.
The characters' responses to trauma are far fresher than their philosophizing.
Hopes of an insiders' tell-all about role, tuner or profession are quickly dashed in "Road to Saigon."
Powerfully explores emancipation's strains through impressive acting and stagecraft.
Jack Stehlin's steely performance is the point of interest in "More Lies About Jerzy."