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Jitney - August Wilson's early play play finally gets the Broadway production it deserves Read More
The Present - The Sydney Theater Company's modern adaptation of Chekhov's first play, with a large ensemble headed by Cate Blanchett and Richard RoxburghRead More
Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet Of 1812
Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet Of 1812 - (update to now cover both Josh Groban and understudy Scott Stangland's as Pierre in the little musical engine that could at Broadway's 1000-seat Imperial theater. . . Read More
Dear Evan Hansen
Dear Evan Hansen - A small musical's big heart and big on talent cast is now a welcome addition to the Broadway musical scene. . . Read More
 A Bronx Tale
A Bronx Tale - Chazz Palminteri's solo play gets yet another life as a Broadway musical. . . Read More
Falsettos - William Finn's chamber musical sings its way right into your heart. . .Read More
The Front Page
The Front Page - Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur's comedy with Nathan Lane heading a cast as much past history as city newsstands with six or seven newspapers d Read More
Oh, Hello On Broadway
Oh, Hello On Broadway - Latest & final extension to January 22nd! Nick Kroll & John Mulaney make their Broadway debut as their crotchety alter egos Read More
Cats. . .Back on Broadway
Cats. . .Back on Broadway - choreographer Andy Blankenbuehler brings new visual excitement to this critic proof mega-hit that now puts Andrew Lloyd Webber's name on three Broadway marquees Read More
Paramour - Cirque du Soleil tackles Broadway as a real musical Read More
Waitress - a promising Broadway debut for singer-songwriter Sara Bareilles and another award-winning performance by Jessie Mueller
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 School of Rock
School of Rock - It's a large, loud show with a totally improbable plot but it;s impossible not to root for its ensemble of super talented kids . . . . Read More
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New York Off-Broadway

The Tempest
The Tempest - The last an best of Phyllida Loyd's gender bending, prison plays set trilogy prison plays Read More
Albatross - With its multitude of props, ever-busy stage business, and dynamic projections, this production from the Poets' Theatre of Boston seems determined at all costs to rescue The Rime of the Ancient Mariner from generations of uninspired high-school teaching. Read More
LaBute New Theater Festival 2017
LaBute New Theater Festival 2017 - One-acts by Neil LaBute, Adam Seidel, Gabe McKinley, and Cary Pepper form an entertaining but uneven collection. Read More

The Beauty Queen of Leenane
The Beauty Queen of Leenane - Druid Theatre Company engrossing revival of Martin McDonagh's horror tale with humor makes a stop in Brooklyn to commemorate the twentieth anniversary of the play's 1996 premiere, Read More
Candide -Harold Prince directs a Leonard Bernstein's perennial favorite at the newly revived New York City Opera. Read More
God of Vengeance
God of Vengeance - a wonderful opportunity to see the play that inspired Paula Vogel's Broadway bound Indecent. Read More
The Strange Undoing of Prudencia Hart - There are surprises aplenty in this new take on the classic struggle of a human and the Devil, which is raising the roof at the Heath, a performing space and pub in the McKittrick Hotel. . . Read More
In Transit
In Transit - a musical look at New York's life underground. . . Read More
Othello - TV's James Bond plays a malevolently cool Iago in the NYTheatre Workshop's modern day version of the Bard's green-eye-monster haunted soldier. Read More
The Babylon Line - Richard Greenberg's new play features a top drawer cast Read More
 Finian's Rainbow
Extended to 1/29Finian's Rainbow - the Irish Rep celebrates its renovated home's completion with this hit-after-hit musical from another era Read More
Spamilton Extended again to 12/28/17!- It was inevitable that Gerard Alessandrini would find the rap rage that has taken over the spotlight on Broadway with the mega hit Hamilton. . . Read More
Cagney - The York Theater Company's big-little bio-musical transfers to the Westside Theatre for an open runRead More
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The Kite Runner
The Kite Runner It is always tempting to stage a version of a best selling novel and only rarely does it succeed but Matthew Spangler's version of Khaled Hosseini's The Kite Runner has both heart and verve. . . Read More -
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Art — For those with fond memories of Yasmina Reza's play Art, the original director Matthew Warchus stages a revival at his Old Vic starring Rufus Sewell. . . Read More
School of Rock
School of Rock School of Rock comes to London with its talented teams of children playing their own instruments in this feel good family musical. . . . Read More -
An Inspector Calls
An Inspector Calls JB Priestley's classic melodrama puts an affluent Edwardian family into the spotlight of responsibility for their actions in the light of a girl's suicide. . . . Read More -
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - John Tiffany's startling production of the eighth story in the Harry Potter series charms fans and Muggles alike in the theatrical event of the year . . . . . Read More -
Aladdin The Genie and the opulent costumes and sets will make Aladdin a magic carpet ride. . . Read More
 Motown: the Musical
Motown: the Musical London gets Berry Gordon's story of his record label Tamla Motown and the stars he discovered. . . Read More
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New Jersey
The Jag - Tightly structured and intense, the interaction of the three characters is beautifully developed Read More
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Watch for our review August Wilson's early Play Jitney and the movie aaptation of Fances; also the Mint's latest, Yours Faithfully. . . If you were unable to catch Falsettos before its closing, it is being filmed for viewing for a Great Performances viewing at an as yet unspecified date. . . Finian's Rainbow at the Irish Rep extended to 1/29. . .
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