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First Nighter: Deborah Zoe Laufer's 'Informed Consent' Gets Awfully Cute About Troubled Genomes

David Finkle | Posted 08.19.2015 | Arts
David Finkle

Playwright Deborah Zoe Laufer and director Liesl Tommy want to assure you that science can be fun. In pursuit of the noble aim they've gone way out of their way to demonstrate that conviction while putting together Laufer's Informed Consent.

A Midsummer Night's Dream: Julie Taymor's Splendid Shakespearean Romp in Film

Regina Weinreich | Posted 06.18.2015 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Julie Taymor's latest triumph is the movie version of the play, A Midsummer Night's Dream, she debuted in 2013 at the Theater for a New Audience in Brooklyn.

Nina Arianda: The "IT" Girl in Tales from Red Vienna and Rob the Mob

Regina Weinreich | Posted 05.20.2014 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

As a desperate widow in MTC's new play, Tales from Red Vienna, Nina Arianda's Helena Altman is demure in period weeds, even as the gentlemen she servi...

Julie Taymor's A Midsummer Night's Dream: A Double Premiere in Brooklyn

Regina Weinreich | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

First to say, A Midsummer Night's Dream at the newly built Theatre for a New Audience in Brooklyn, is jaw-dropping great.