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Theater Review (NYC): ‘Money Lab’ Conceived and Curated by Edward Einhorn

'Money Lab,' TravSD, Untitled Theater Company 61, Edward Einhorn

What is the value of art to the souls of an audience? This fascinating show presents the dilemma of art vs. life's necessities. Which does our culture deem more valuable? Which do we deem more valuable? Read More »

Theater Review (NYC): ‘Music Hall’ by Jean-Luc Lagarce, from TUTA Theatre Chicago

Jeffrey Binder in MUSIC HALL, a TUTA Theatre Chicago production at 59E59 Theaters. Photo by Anthony La Penna

In this sharp, funny piece of meta-theater, an Artiste's dress and boa and bling add up to sadness more than glitter. Read More »

Theater Review (San Antonio): ‘The Irish Curse’ by Martin Casella

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The raunchy comedy about a special men's support group gets a well-produced revival under the auspices of AtticRep. Read More »

The Woodlawn Theatre: A San Antonio Musical Theatre Gem

Woodlawn Theatre La Cage Aux Folles

This handsome Deco District showplace consistently provides quality musical theater for the city. Read More »

Theater Review (NYC): ‘The Feast’ by Cory Finley at The Flea Theater

Ivan Dolido and Marlowe Holden in 'The Feast' at The Flea Theater. Photo by Bjorn Bolinder

A couple's surface sheen hides serious interpersonal, perhaps psychological problems - and Matt's bathroom is a gateway to much more than innocuous pipes and sewers. Or is it? Read More »

The League of Professional Theatre Women’s 2015 Award Ceremony and Big Mingle

2015 LPTW Award Ceremony and Big Mingle, Sybille Pearson, Kathleen Chalfant, Lifetime Achievement Award

The LPTW's "mission is to increase the visibility of and promote opportunities for women in all aspects of professional theatre." Raising money for its initiatives is paramount in keeping live theatre flourishing. Read More »

Theater Review (NYC Off-Broadway): ‘Lonesome Traveler’ by James O’Neil Revives the Folk Music Revival

Sylvie Davidson, Nicholas Mongiardo-Cooper, Justin Flagg and Matty Charles in LONESOME TRAVELER at 59E59 Theaters. Photo by Carol Rosegg

A cast of talented singer-actor-musicians recreate performances by a raft of artists and groups from the folk music revival of the 1950s and early '60s. Read More »

Theater Review (San Antonio): ‘A Numbers Game’ by Emily Fitzgerald

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Relationships in all their many guises are explored in this quartet of humorous sketches. Read More »

Theater Review Round-Up (Seattle): ‘The Comparables,’ ‘Chinglish’ & ‘Next to Normal’

Keiko Green, Cheyenne Casebier and Linda Gehringer in 'The Comparables.' Photo by Alabastro Photography

Reviews of shows from Seattle Repertory Theatre, ArtsWest, and SecondStory Repertory. Read More »

Theater Review (NYC): ‘Old Paper Houses’ Created by Piehole with Texts by Bernadette Mayer

Old Paper Houses by Piehold at Irondale Center

In Piehole's tale of utopian communities gone sour, the company's inventive energy shines through the suffocating snows, but some shovels and a plow are desperately needed. Read More »