Henry V – William Shakespeare

Online references on Henry V Nicholas Hytner’s modern staging of Henry V at the Royal National Theatre in London transfers Shakespeare’s patriotic myth to the gritty realistic theatre of modern warfare and in doing  ...

Chavez Ravine – Culture Clash

Culture Clash, the Latino comedy group that wrote and performed Chavez Ravine, looks to be having a wonderful time telling a forgotten bit of Los Angeles history at the Mark Taper Forum. The question is whether the show will  ...

Crestfall – Mark O’Rowe

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The Guys – Anne Nelson

Let’s hear it for The Guys. The guys in this case are firefighters, not a group often thought about before 9/11 (unless your house was burning down), now at the top of our national honor roll. Anne Nelson’s play  ...

Daisy Mayme – George Kelly

The Pearl Theatre Company has earned a well-deserved reputation for excellence in the presentation of both classical theatre and traditional American plays. Given their strengths, George Kelly's family comedy from the 1920s is a natural choice to add to  ...

Boy Gets Girl – Rebecca Gilman

Boy Gets Girl shifts from what could pass for slick dialogue on an episode of Sex and the City to a modern tragedy, something like a contemporary Daphne DeMaurier creation. No question, this is a good story, both entertaining  ...

First Love – Charles L. Mee

Proposed set by Sean Martin for a production of First Love Frederick Neumann and Ruth Maleczech in the New York production of First Love Two seventy-plus-year-old ex-communists falling in love at first  ...