Present Laughter

Present Laughter 

by Noël Coward
Dublin: Gate Theatre July 14th to August 5th, 2009
http://www.gate-theatre.ie/Written as a patently self-serving vehicle for the aging Noël Coward, Present Laughter at the Gate looks tailor-fit to its star, Stephen Brennan. Brennan has played this  ...

Twelfth Night

Twelfth NightSummer Shakespeare Festivalby William ShakespeareThe Old GlobeSan DiegoJune 13-September 27, 2009 (In Repertory)http://www.TheOldGlobe.org/Patrick Page as Malvolio. Photo: Craig Schwartz.Twelfth Night is one of the most celebrated of Shakespeare’s plays, possibly for its easy-to-follow plot, but also for its  ...

Twelfth Night

Twelfth NightSummer Shakespeare Festivalby William ShakespeareThe Old GlobeSan DiegoJune 13-September 27, 2009 (In Repertory)http://www.TheOldGlobe.org/Patrick Page as Malvolio. Photo: Craig Schwartz.Twelfth Night is one of the most celebrated of Shakespeare’s plays, possibly for its easy-to-follow plot, but also for its  ...

A Chorus Line

A CHORUS LINEConceived and Originally Choreographed and Directed by Michael BennettDirected by Bob Avianwww.achorusline.comAt the Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre, New York, NYBroadway gypsies are back in the spotlight thanks to a crisp new revival of A Chorus Line, directed by  ...

100 Saints You Should Know

100 Saints You Should Knowby Kate FodorDdirected by Ethan McSweeney,Opened Sept. 18, 2007 at Playwrights Horizons, NYChttp://www.playwrightshorizons.org/index2.asp 100 Saints You Should Know, by Kate Fodor, is Playwrights Horizons’ first show of its bold 2007-2008 season, a year devoted  ...

after the quake

By Haruki Murakami Adapted and directed by Frank Galati Berkeley Repertory Theater October 17-November 25, 2007 http://www.berkeleyrep.org/index.asp Keong Sim. Photo by Michael Brosilow. If ever there was an appropriate venue for “after the quake,” an adaptation of two  ...

culturevulture.net – review

By Keith Bunin Directed by Robin Stanton Aurora Theatre June 13-July 20 http://www.auroratheatre.org/ At first glance – and if you read the publicity material – “The Busy World is Hushed” would appear to be about religion, specifically the Episcopalian interpretation  ...

culturevulture.net – review

Gypsy A Catered Affair Les Liaisons Dangereuses The New Century The American Dream The Sandbox “Gypsy.” Book by Arthur Laurents, music Jule Styne, lyrics Stephen Sondheim. Original choreography by Jerome Robbins reproduced by Bonnie Walker; Directed by Arthur Laurents.. Starring  ...

Happy Days – Samuel Beckett

By Samuel Beckett (1956) National Theatre of Britain Brooklyn Academy of Music Directed by Deborah Warner Featuring Fiona Shaw (Winnie), Tim Potter (Willie) January 8-February 2, 2008 http://www.bam.org/events/08DAYS/08DAYS.aspx Dai (enough) Written and Performed by Iris Bahr. Produced by Highbrow  ...