The Second Stage Uptown production of “Engagements” is typical of the work done by this top-drawer house. The acting is polished. The direction is smart. And the production values are excellent. But…
Second Stage Uptown
Playwright Fernanda Coppel has latched onto a hot topic in Second Stage Uptown’s “King Liz” — the alarming under-representation of female agents in major-league sports, and the formidable social…
“Murder for Two,” a two-character spoof by Joe Kinosian (book & music) and Kellen Blair (book & lyrics) of an old-fashioned stage whodunit, is the first musical produced by Second Stage at its Uptown…
Believe the buzz. “Choir Boy,” the small but mighty coming-of-age play by Tarell Alvin McCraney ("The “Brother/Sister Plays") that melted frosty British hearts at the Royal Court last year, deserves…
Disney Theatrical Prods. has quietly initiated early explorations of a live stage show featuring the Muppets, commencing late last month with a short but elaborate presentation directed by Alex…
The gestating musical version of “The Bridges of Madison County” has lined up its Broadway run, with the production inked in for a February opening at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theater. Although this is…
As Russian supper club entertainment goes, “Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812” could put belly dancers out of business. In this smartly engineered transfer, Dave Malloy’s innovative musical…
Gotham nonprofit Second Stage Theater has set the lineup for its annual summer programming, with a world preem play helmed by Thomas Kail and a new tuner, "Murder for Two," both on the docket. Annual…
A would-be filmmaker who betrays his boyhood friends by putting their shared secret into his first movie.
Bounce TV will launch "Uptown Comic," a half-hour program featuring stage and skit performances, as its second original laffer. The African-American-focused network will launch the show on June 18.
"Sex Lives of Our Parents" smartly showcases the play's absurdist style and casts the kind of pros who can pull it off.
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