Christopher Lloyd has made a career of playing mad geniuses, which makes this brilliant clown a perfect fit for Azdak, the wise fool who injects some cockeyed sanity into the state-sanctioned lunacy…
The five shows opening on Broadway this week have all gotten an awards-season boost, with the Drama League naming a wide-ranging slate of nominations that includes "Macbeth," "The Testament of Mary,"…
After 19 years, Stephen Sondheim's most terrifying villain is back from the dead. No, not Sweeney Todd and not those bloody Assassins. It's Fosca who lives again, in this CSC revival of "Passion"…
The Sundance Institute's Theater Program will present its inaugural Tennesee Williams Award to playwright Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, the scribe whose latest play will bow later this spring at the Humana…
Christopher Lloyd will star in the upcoming Off Broadway revival of "The Caucasian Chalk Circle" at Classic Stage Company.
Off Broadway's Public Theater has added the new tuner adaptation of "Fun Home" to the fall lineup of its Public Lab series of smaller-scale productions of developing titles.
An Ethan Hawke-toplined staging of "Ivanov" and a production of "The Caucasian Chalk Circle" with a score by Duncan Sheik will fill out the 2012-13 season at Off Broadway's Classic Stage Company.
A classy and much-needed celebration of the underappreciated composer-performer Laura Nyro comes in the month of what would have been her 60th birthday.
One man and four women live through 12 alternately tense and melancholic hours in Jay Anania's "Day on Fire." Pic holds to a dreamy mood and a radical aesthetic but, in the end, the extremely…
Created by Bruce Buschel and Diane Paulus, "Eli's Comin' " is a 90-minute stage show that employs the slimmest of concepts to weave together 19 Laura Nyro songs. Buschel and Paulus, who directs, have…
Will sticklers complain about the liberties Disney has taken with the facts that are known about the Powhatan girl who saved the life of Captain John Smith? Undoubtedly. She was 11 or 12 when the…