October 19, 2018
How Do You Conjure a Feminist Icon Onstage?
October 15, 2018
How Immersive Theater Is Bringing Intimacy Back to Entertainment
As the year comes to an end, we love to look back at the highlights of the past twelve months. Throughout 2012, I had the privilege of seeing so many incredible performances while covering the New York theater beat for … Continue reading
Empty words may not normally be a happy discovery on Broadway, but in the stirring revival of Glengarry Glen Ross, currently in performances at the Gerald Schoenfeld Theater, the vacant dialogue and unfulfilled promises of salesmen are most certainly welcome, … Continue reading
The musical Les Misérables has finally made it to the screen, with even more pomp and circumstance than the stage. And, I am happy to report, just as much glory. Victor Hugo’s novel, first published in 1862, premiered onstage in … Continue reading
First Photos of Emilia Clarke as “Holly Golightly” in the world premiere of Truman Capote’s “Breakfast at Tiffany’s” Revealed!
Photography by Jason Bell. Makeup by Sonia Kashuk, Sonia Bashuk Beauty, for Target; Hair by Umberto Savone, Umberto Beverly Hills, for Target.
“Let’s all be as vulgar and uncivilized as possible!” shouts one character in The Mystery of Edwin Drood, the joyfully boisterous production in performances at Studio 54. While this exuberant, interactive, choose-your-own ending musical may be a bit vulgar, it … Continue reading
I still don’t know what Arbor Day had to do with it. Dead Accounts, Theresa Rebeck’s latest play currently in performances at the Music Box Theater, contains a haphazard hodgepodge of themes, ideas and motifs that are scattered throughout … Continue reading
Aging gracefully has taken on a new meaning, thanks to the hilarious and touching production of Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, Christopher Durang’s latest play currently in performances at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater at Lincoln Center. Directed … Continue reading
Just when I was beginning to fear I had become sarcastic and cynical, along came A Christmas Story to Broadway. Having seen the movie only once, more than ten years ago, I only had vague memories of “You’ll shoot your … Continue reading
“If It’s With Your Mouth, Does it Count?” – Sex, Art and Women – An Interview with the Founders of A Red-Lipped Rebellion
To say Samantha Shane received an unconventional bat mitzvah gift would be an understatement. When the aspiring actress reached adolescence, her father gifted her a copy of The O’Reilly Factor for Kids, saying, “You’re ready. You’re a woman. Here you … Continue reading