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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

The bed’s the thing in this play. Oh, and the woman in it. That much is clear from the first moment of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, currently playing at the Richard Rogers Theater. This revival of Tennessee Williams’ … Continue reading


A Free Man of Color

It looks beautiful but there’s not much there. John Guare’s play A Free Man of Color, currently in performances at Lincoln Center, is a confusing, jumbled and unfocused production that is a disappointing waste of the ample talent devoted to … Continue reading


Gypsy

It is Rose’s turn, indeed. And not just during the closing song of the show, which happens to have that title. It is Rose’s turn the entire night at this production of Gypsy. Currently playing at the St. James Theater, … Continue reading


Finian’s Rainbow

It’s hard not to think too much nowadays. When someone says, “Don’t worry,” the impulse can be to laugh. With the economy sinking, unemployment rising, screaming pundits on TV and winter just around the corner, one’s mind can always be … Continue reading