When times are tough, the tough write poetry. And let's face it, nobody writes poetry like the Irish.
If you can't be original, at least be amusing. Zach Braff takes the hint and scores with "All New People," a morbidly funny play about the trendy new existential condition of being young, adorable…
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Tyne Daly brings to the role of Maria Callas a sense of vulnerable humanity that makes her courage to survive all the more admirable.
When a play is as notoriously kinky as "Measure for Measure," the magic of Shakespeare in the Park would be much enhanced by an inventive approach to the challenging problems the play presents.
There are good reasons "All's Well That Ends Well" is considered one of Shakespeare's "problem plays."
"Unnatural Acts" is a natural for gay auds, who should be riveted by the story behind the real-life scandal in which the suicide of a Harvard student in 1920 led to the unmasking of a clandestine…
"Sex Lives of Our Parents" smartly showcases the play's absurdist style and casts the kind of pros who can pull it off.
Showcases aren't just for hungry producers sniffing around for fresh material; they can also help emerging playwrights spot the flaws in their works-in-progress.
The manic-depressive character who has a meltdown in "Side Effects" isn't the only one who goes off her meds in this shaky mounting of Michael Weller's two-hander about a self-sabotaging power couple.