BIG FISH Shea's Smith Theatre/ Second Generation Theatre Companyeha's
How well did you know your father?
Oct 18, 2018, 12:09
THE WOLVES Leary Theatre/Niagara University
A couple of decades ago, my mother attended her 60th college reunion and was given the sports letter never awarded for her time on the college swim team.
Oct 14, 2018, 01:09
THE STRUDEL LADY Maxine and Robert Seller Theatre/Jewish Repertory Theatre
The strudel in the lobby of the Amherst JCC was so good during the intermission it sold out immediately.
“The Strudel Lady” inside?
Not so much.
Oct 12, 2018, 17:25
LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS O'Connell & Company/Park School
Sometimes, the plants fight back.
Oct 8, 2018, 22:39
PUMP BOYS AND DINETTES MusicalFare Theatre/Daemen College
“Pump Boys and Dinettes” is a far more rural musical than most, a triumph of humor,
Oct 1, 2018, 11:53
PHILOSOPHUS Alleyway Theatre
I can’t decide whether it’s Colin Speer Crowley’s “Philosophus” or Neal Radice’s direction, which plays the story mostly for laughs, especially Chris J. Handley’s Voltaire.
Sep 27, 2018, 12:49
FARENHEIT 451 Manny Fried Playhouse/Subversive Theatre
Imagine a society where people get all their information from giant wall screens and the police are just a voice call away and books are so actively discouraged they are burned.
When a character tries reading aloud from a book, he barely knows how.
Sep 27, 2018, 12:45
SWEENEY TODD Kavinoky Theatre
“Sweeney Todd” is a musical for those who always wonder why their fast food is so cheap.
Sep 23, 2018, 10:47
GOLDEN BOY Andrews Theatre/Irish Classical Theatre Company
For generations, boxing was the way out of poverty for immigrants and African-Americans, at least it was the perceived way out for many.
Sep 16, 2018, 12:31
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