YEN at MCC Theater

If you’re looking for a normal review of last season’s Yen at MCC Theater, then keep looking.

Continue reading “YEN at MCC Theater”

Advertisements

ON THE EXHALE at The Roundabout Theatre Company

Martín Zimmerman’s On the Exhale at the Roundabout Theatre Company was a 60-minute masterclass in non-polemical and thus effective theatrical activism, anchored by the best performance of last season by Marin Ireland and the ingenious direction of Leigh Silverman.

Continue reading “ON THE EXHALE at The Roundabout Theatre Company”

THE OUTER SPACE at the The Public Theater

In The Outer Space at the Public Theater – the best musical of last season – the inimitable Ethan Lipton utilized the ludicrously wide range of his musical voice to leave Earth far behind, both literally and figuratively, to obtain new, creatively absurd and absurdly creative, allegorically-resonant perspectives on the existentialism of Earth-bound existence.

Continue reading “THE OUTER SPACE at the The Public Theater”

THE LIGHTNING THIEF: THE PERCY JACKSON MUSICAL

Since The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical – based on a popular young adult book series – is now going on tour, my belated thoughts on its New York City engagement at the Lucille Lortel Theatre earlier this year have become relevant once more:

Continue reading “THE LIGHTNING THIEF: THE PERCY JACKSON MUSICAL”