The Strangest Fourth Street Theatre, New York
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The Strangest

A set of red curtains at the end of a hallway reveals a small, dim room blanketed with Persian rugs, with pots of Turkish coffee and demitasses set up on wooden stools in each cornerand decorative pil...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

The Maids (Les Bonnes)

  Class strife, incestuous sexual tension, the fine line between fantasy and reality or sanity and insanity: L’Atelier Theatre’s production of Jean Genet’s The Maids is an international gem. Perfo...
Much Ado About Nothing Urban Stages, New York
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Much Ado About Nothing

For the first few minutes of Ross Williams’ adaptation of Much Ado About Nothing – a play known for its witty repartee and rampant rumor-mongering – no one speaks. Leading lady Hero and her aunt Antonia (...
3.0★ ★ ★

I, Con

I, Con tells a story dealing with personal turmoil that is both unimaginable and yet all too real at the same time. Written and directed by Holly Payne-Strange, who also co-founded The Playing Company, the show...

The Unusual and the Unexpected at Coil 2017

Sometimes a night of theater means a seat in an audience, a stage, and a group of actors performing the words of a classic or a fresh play. But theater can also manifest in many other shapes. Sometimes it means...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

The First Noel

The Classical Theater of Harlem’s Christmas musical The First Noel opens on the mainstage of the Apollo Theater this week. This show marks the third I’ve seen by the Classical Theater of Harlem – the firs...
The Witch of St. Elmora Street Access Theater, New York City
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

The Witch of St. Elmora Street

If you’re lucky enough to come from an Italian-American family born and bred in one of New York City’s boroughs, let nostalgia alone drive you to The Witch on St. Elmora Street. And if you aren’t one of t...
Such Nice Shoes, New York
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Such Nice Shoes

What happens when you mix über wealthy yoga clients, the MTA, the city’s homeless, crappy auditions, and breast cancer? asks Christine Renee Miller’s Such Nice Shoes. As it turns out, the answer is a hilar...

United Solo Theatre Festival

The mission of the festival is “to build a community of artists and theatre-goers who treasure the intimate form of art, in which an individual human voice is acknowledged and cherished.” And a celebrati...