KING HEDLEY II Paul Robeson Theatre/African American Cultural Center
August Wilson’s “King Hedley II” has two significant problems, while continuing to look at Black life in his old home neighborhood in Pittsburgh.
Dec 1, 2018, 12:40
A DOLL'S HOUSE PART 2 Kavinoky Theatre
It’s one of those questions often heard while leaving the theater: What happens next?
Nov 27, 2018, 12:20
CHRISTMAS OVER THE TAVERN MusicalFare Theatre
Tom Dudzick dragged out the nun with the wielded ruler again for “Christmas Over the Tavern.”
Nov 22, 2018, 15:49
SIVE Andrews Theatre/Irish Classical Theatre Company
If you are broke and see no future improvement, would you sell your husband’s niece to a rich guy to bail out your finances?
Nov 17, 2018, 14:01
FOOL FOR LOVE TheatreLoft/ART of WNY
Sam Shepard left behind a lot of plays and he left behind a lot of very strange characters in those plays.
Nov 10, 2018, 13:37
THE ORCHARD (AFTER CHEKHOV) Jackie Maxwell Studio Theatre/Shaw Festival
There’s this fascination in the theater with Chekhov, “The Cherry Orchard,” “The Seagull,” all that.
Aug 25, 2018, 11:01
THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES Festival Theatre/Shaw Festival
Strong set, although the computer stuff wasn’t working right.
Fine Sherlock Holmes in Damien Atkins.
Just off a vast grassy field outside the Festival Theatre, life returns to the Great Grimpen Mire, Dartmoor and the giant, howling hound in “The Hound of the Baskervilles.”
Aug 22, 2018, 12:26
O'FLAHERTY V.C. Royal George Theatre/Shaw Festival
Why do men enlist and why do men fight?
That’s what George Bernard Shaw was questioning in “O’Flaherty V.C.”
Aug 21, 2018, 12:43
OH WHAT A LOVELY WAR Royal George Theatre/Shaw Festival
Just over a century ago, the Canadian Army built the Royal George Theatre in Niagara-on-the-Lake as part of a vast training base, preparing troops to go the bloodbath of the Western Front.
The war started badly and descended into military mass murder.
Aug 10, 2018, 12:35
HENRY V Jackie Maxwell Studio Theatre/Shaw Festival
Maybe because the Stratford Festival is such a Shakespeare production factory, it took the Shaw Festival to turn its first Shakespeare production into a home run, or for the Canadian context, a hat trick.
Aug 8, 2018, 21:23