IN THE CONTINUUM Paul Robeson Theatre/African American Cultural Center
Mar 22, 2017, 15:04
THE UNDERPANTS American Repertory Theatre of WNY/330 Amherst
“The Underpants” is an interesting mix of late German Empire writing and Hollywood writing, with Steve Martin reworking Carl Sternheim’s “Die Hose.”
Mar 17, 2017, 14:39
THE MOTHERF**KER WITH THE HAT Road Less Traveled Productions/RLTP Theatrethe
So many people have two halves to their personalities, good and bad.
That’s Ralph D (Greg Howze) in “The Motherf**ker With the Hat.”
Mar 11, 2017, 18:17
A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE Kavinoky Theatre
Arthur Miller’s “A View from The Bridge” is a classic play, locked in aspic and that Fifties view of illegals trying to make it from the poverty of post-war Italy to America and opportunity.
Mar 5, 2017, 13:03
THE DANCE OF DEATH Studio Theatre/Shaw Festival
You can count on a few things from the Swedish playwright, depressing story, fantastic characters and social issues.
Aug 16, 2016, 19:13
SWEENEY TODD:The Demon Barber of Fleet Street Festival Theatre/Shaw Festival
As the baker’s assistant slashes the throat of murderous Sweeney Todd, there was applause from a group of seats near me.
Aug 16, 2016, 18:45
MASTER HAROLD...AND THE BOYS Court House Theatre/ Shaw Festival
The fault line of history runs across the Court House Theatre stage.
Unfortunately, that’s also theatrical history.
Aug 13, 2016, 00:13
BREATH OF KINGS: REBELLION AND BREATH OF KINGS: REDEMPTION Tom Patterson Theatre/Stratford Festival
Basically, Graham Abbey left out the slow parts.
The veteran actor, director and theater company founder pieced together four of Shakespeare’s History plays into two blocks of theater.
Jul 20, 2016, 12:25
A WOMAN OF NO IMPORTANCE Festival Theatre/Shaw Festival
Oscar Wilde wrote “A Woman of No Importance” in his own time, first on stage in 1893.
For the Shaw Festival production, director Eda Holmes and designer Michael Gianfrancesco moved the play to 1951 and used designs of Cecil Beaton for the lavish costumes of the upper crust women who populate the show.
Jul 9, 2016, 23:53
ENGAGED Royal George Theatre/Shaw Festival
While it’s, at least for now, the United Kingdom, that disguises some major differences between England and Scotland, like the entire legal system.
Jul 9, 2016, 13:46