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New York Public Theater

Aisle View: Wiving It Wealthily in Central Park

Steven Suskin | Posted 06.13.2016 | Arts
Steven Suskin

Cush Jumbo and Janet McTeer in The Taming of the Shrew Photo: Joan Marcus Breezy adaptation, canny casting and a handful of delectable performanc...

Eclipsed on Broadway

Yvonna Russell | Posted 03.18.2016 | Entertainment
Yvonna Russell

Kudos Eclipsed who made theater history as the first all-female cast and creative on Broadway.

Suzan-Lori Parks Returns From the Wars Triumphant

Steven Suskin | Posted 12.28.2014 | Arts
Steven Suskin

There is enough in the characters and the dialogue -- even in the costumes, with some actors drifting on wearing basketball sneakers -- to tell us that Father Comes Home is a play of ideas and freedom that directly speaks to us, here in the 21st century.

Is New York Still A Home For Artists?

Priscilla Frank | Posted 07.08.2012 | Home
Priscilla Frank

When asked if New York was the art capital in the 1960s the result was a unanimous "yes," so what changed? The most convincing reason was a positive one: simply, globalization happened, and the center shifted.

The Public Theater's Presentation of "Twelfth Night"

Daniel Menaker | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Daniel Menaker

The Public Theater's presentation of "Twelfth Night," starring Anne Hathaway and Raul Esparza, has closed. What a superbly home-grown triumph this has been!