Facing a chummy opening-night audience filled with theatrical patrons and well-wishers is more of a challenge than finding rapport with a roomful of strangers.
Behind its charming comic facade the play poses more unsettling questions about the compromises demanded of the old WASP social order.
Maggie Gyllenhaal and Peter Sarsgaard topline an unusually gifted cast for "Three Sisters."
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Leave it to those bloodhounds at the Mint to unearth a forgotten but quite stageworthy play by the English novelist Arnold Bennett. Originally produced in 1909, "What the Public Wants" was drawn from…
The storytelling never rises above melodrama, but production is well-mounted and sincerely acted.
Do resist any temptation to regard Rajiv Joseph's dark comedy, "Gruesome Playground Injuries," as some warm-up act for his "Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo."
Reviving Tennessee Williams' problematical 1963 play "The Milk Train Doesn't Stop Here Anymore" is like bankrolling a political campaign.
A brisk, streamlined treatment of this classic American play, which caused a sensation in its day.
The play looks cramped and feels unfinished in the Working Theater's new production on Theater Row.
The Brooklyn Academy of Music has the magic touch when it comes to booking international theater companies.
Genuinely interesting characters are endowed with enough intelligence and wit to turn their domestic crisis into crackling drama.