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Thursday, October 16,2014

“That Poor Dream” by The Assemby

At The New Ohio Theatre

If you’ve ever ridden the Metro North rail to privileged Connecticut, you have seen an unusual cross section of New York classes.
Thursday, October 16,2014

“Written in Sand” written and performed by Karen Finley

Baruch Performing Arts Center

Karen Finley first achieved fame as a performance artist back in the 1980s. She was one of four performers who sued the National Endowment for the Arts in 1990 for withdrawing grants based on the grounds that her work was deemed indecent.
Thursday, October 16,2014

“The Country House” by David Margulies

at Manhattan Theatre Club

“All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” This opening sentence of Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina sets the tone of “The Country House,” the new play by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright David Margulies...
Thursday, October 16,2014

“The Uncanny Valley” Created and directed by Francesca Talenti

at The Brick Theater

What if you could live forever? Not in your own body, but through a robot avatar. Would you jump at the chance?
Sunday, October 5,2014

“Gertrude—The Cry”

Presented by Atlantic Theater Company

Review By Sydney Arndt British playwright Howard Barker re-interprets the motivations of one of Shakespeare’s most controversial characters, Gertrude from “Hamlet.” It has been debated over the
Sunday, October 5,2014

“Between Riverside And Crazy” by Stephen Adly Guirgis

at Atlantic Theater Company

Everyone is worried about Walter “Pops” Washington. Binge drinking, flaking on his medications and dodging his landlord, it seems he’s determined to go down in flames.
Sunday, October 5,2014

“Strictly Dishonorable” by Preston Sturges

at the Flea Theater

If there is any doubt that the 20s was a decade of exceptional class, elegance and delicious delinquency, just go see the Attic Theater Company’s latest production.
Tuesday, August 5,2014

Gertrude—The Cry by Howard Barker

Presented by Atlantic Theater Company

Review By Sydney Arndt British playwright Howard Barker re-interprets the motivations of one of Shakespeare’s most controversial characters, Gertrude from “Hamlet.” It has been debated over the
Wednesday, July 23,2014

“Drop Dead Perfect” by Erasmus Fenn

at Theatre at St. Clement’s

Everett Quinton received strong reviews this spring for his direction of “The Mystery of Irma Vep,” a zany comedy that he originally starred in opposite its author, Ridiculous Theatre Company founder Charles Ludlam.
Wednesday, July 23,2014

The Pianist of Willesdon Lane adapted and directed by Hershey Felder

at 59E59 Theatres

Mona Golabek has a story to tell. It is the story of her mother, Lisa Jurek, and her unwavering pursuit as a young pianist to make her concert debut at the illustrious Musikverein concert hall.
 
 
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