It never fails. The minute you sit down to compose a Requiem Mass, Mom and Dad get on your case and perfect strangers show up on the lawn to keep a death watch. That’s the peculiar premise of “Her…
"How I Learned to Drive," which won Paula Vogel the Pulitzer Prize in 1998 (and hasn't been seen in New York since), is one of those plays you don't forget in a hurry.
Lynn Nottage's Pulitzer Prize-winning drama is both gripping entertainment and a call to conscience.
The Broadway revival of "The Miracle Worker" has given up holding out for a miracle. The production, which has struggled to attract auds since it began previews Feb. 12, will shutter April 4.
The producer of "The Miracle Worker" has issued a public plea for theatergoers to turn out in support of the current Broadway revival.
The battle of wills between Keller and her teacher Annie Sullivan remains emotionally effective.
Sexual violence against women as a side effect of civil war in the Democratic Republic of Congo is the kind of subject most of us read about in a Nicholas Krystof column or watch on a CNN report…
Lynn Nottage takes on one of playwriting's toughest challenges -- the dramatization of distant, gruesome political realities -- in her elegant and eloquent new work, "Ruined."
Drastically streamlined or even retooled as a monologue, Julia Cho's downbeat drama about a retired music teacher who reaches out to her old pupils in an attempt to find out why they deserted her…
Life Is a Dream," Calderon de la Barca's sublime musing on power, honor and the human psyche, is so rarely performed in English that any appearance would be notable, even an interpretation as…
Playwright Noah Haidle ("Mr. Marmalade") continues his string of imaginative parables with "Vigils," a simple, sweet exploration of human memory and grief. Directed with sensitive flair by Kate…