The Strangest Fourth Street Theatre, New York
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

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 demitass...
THE EMPEROR JONES at Irish Rep, Photo by Carol Rosegg
5.0★ ★ ★ ★ ★

The Emperor Jones

On the one hand, this is a chance to be fully immersed in a milestone of Expressionism, executed with unbridled commitment by a  talented team of the...
WHITE GUY ON THE BUS 59E59 Theatres NY. Photo by Matt Urban_Mobius New Media Inc
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

White Guy on the Bus

Renowned playwright Graham’s “White Guy” perceptively explores racism, inequality, violence, bereavement, and alienation among a wide range of c...
OMEGA KIDS by Noah Mease at Access Theater. Photo by Hunter Canning
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Omega Kids

Mease's Omega Kids has such an original new voice, a new way of hearing naturalistic speech, that you can't stop hearing it afterwards. It's like the ...
The Ephemera Trilogy The Tank Photo-by-Kirk-Murphy
3.0★ ★ ★

The Ephemera Trilogy

There is no doubt that “The Ephemera Trilogy” is a visually stunning piece of theater. It combines puppetry, shadow art and sand work to create a ...
2.0★ ★

Bitter Tears of Petra Von Kant

In this English-language translation of Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s German play (and later, film), we meet Petra Von Kant, a now successful fashion d...
Much Ado About Nothing Urban Stages, New York
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

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...
The Dressmaker’s Secret, 59E59. Photo by Carol Rosegg
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

The Dressmaker’s Secret

The Dressmaker’s Secret, which opened this week at 59E59 Theaters, is set in Romania in 1963. Like any notable drama, however, its themes largely tr...
1.0

Good Samaritans

Good Samaritans by Richard Maxwell, currently playing at the Abrons Art Center on an uncharted corner in lower Manhattan, is set in a rehab center’s...