Contemporary playwrights influenced by Anton Chekhov outnumber those who haven't been--and by overwhelming numbers. Most of them leave implicit their...
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It Shoulda Been You, the musical now playing for a limited time at the Brooks Atkinson Theater on W. 47th Street, is about one of the most anxiety-producing collisions in human life.
In this comedy about a wedding, It Shoulda Been You, the "you" is a young man, the former boyfriend of the bride-to-be, played with gusto by Josh Grisetti in his Broadway debut at the Brooks Atkinson Theater.
In an attempt to avoid being unoriginal and predictable, It Shoulda Been You takes some serious chances. You have to admire the effort for sure.
If you can predict that "blue-ish"--in the new musical, It Shoulda Been You--rhymes with something like "it's true-ish when you're Jewish," then you're two (or five) steps ahead of the authors.
Harriet Harris has popped up on your TV screens since 1989. A serial guest star, she's perhaps best known to TV audiences for her recurring roles as B...
The correct title for the Sondheim-Lapine opus would be Romantic Obsession, and it wouldn't try to ingratiate itself as a depiction of what genuine love is. Passion is anything but a love story.
The award season is all about superlatives and thank you speeches but for East Hampton's Guild Hall Lifetime Achievement Awards, it is about community and family.
This past week I did this drawing for The Wall Street Journal of the divine Harriet Harris as the Evil Stepmother in the new Broadway musical, Cinderella.
FRAGMENTS *** out of ****
BARYSHNIKOV ARTS CENTRE
STANDING ON CEREMONY: THE GAY MARRIAGE PLAYS ** out of ****
MINETTA LANE THEATRE
Samuel Beckett se...
The battle for marriage equality is about to spill out of the political arena and into the dramatic one, thanks to a group of prominent playwrights an...
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