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Waiting for Godot

Treating the Samuel Beckett’s detailed directions with utmost reverence leaves a director with a limited creative scope. I may go as far as to say, th...
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Agnes

Now here is a play worth seeing! For its writing, for its acting, for its wisdom. Lesser America’s production of Catya McMullen’s Agnes at the 59E59 c...
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Worse Than Tigers

New Ohio Theatre is all about the downtown scene. It hopes to promote an independent theatre community there, so their theatrical choices can be - in ...
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Hal and Bee

Every unhappy marriage is unhappy in its own way, and that famous first line might be applied to Max Baker’s play about the disintegration of marriage...
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Vanity Fair

With this production of Thackeray’s Vanity Fair comes the age-old moral dilemma:...
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Drunkle Vanya

Chekhov is bustin’ out all over. Aaron Posner is working on a new Three Sisters after contorting The Seagull into...
TERMS OF ENDEARMENT at 59E59 Theaters. Photo by Carol Rosegg
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Terms of Endearment

There is a challenge--seeing a stage adaptation of a screen adaptation with an Oscar award-winning actress based on a Pulitzer-Prize-winning novel--no...
Man in Snow, La Mama Experimental Theatre, New York
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Man in Snow

At the talk back session, prolific and charming playwright/director Israel Horowitz told us how the play had been inspired by a story of a man trapped...
The Clearing, 59E59 New York Photo by Carol Rosegg
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The Clearing

First produced at London’s Bush Theater in 1993, Helen Edmundson’s The Clearing is about Oliver Cromwell’s horrific policy of ejecting the Irish from ...