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Daniel Aukin

First Nighter: Melissa James Gibson Prescribes an Ineffective 'Placebo'

David Finkle | Posted 05.16.2015 | Arts
David Finkle

With Placebo, Melissa James Gibson, who's written some A-plus plays is intent on depicting the difficulty of keeping a love affair buoyant. The object of Louise's often-unrequited affection is Jonathan (William Jackson Harper), who appears to be housebound.

In Search of The Fortress of Solitude

Steven Suskin | Posted 12.22.2014 | Arts
Steven Suskin

There is an interesting and potentially important musical contained within The Fortress of Solitude, the new piece from Michael Friedman, Itamar Moses and Daniel Aukin at the Public.

Aisle View: It's All Relative

Steven Suskin | Posted 10.03.2013 | Arts
Steven Suskin

Good Jews, Bad Jews, it's all relative. It is all relative, in multiple ways, in Joshua Harmon's laceratingly funny Bad Jews.

The World Premiere Of Sam Shepard's New Play Opens In New York

The Huffington Post | Hallie Sekoff | Posted 08.27.2012 | Arts

Tonight marks the opening of Sam Shepard’s Heartless at New York City's Signature Theatre Company. The world premiere production, which has been in ...