Last Build Date: Mon, 16 Jun 2008 16:24:03 GMTCopyright: Copyright 2008 The New York Times Company
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 15:42:50 GMTReflecting an eclectic Broadway season, the 62nd Annual Tony Awards decided to spread around the goodies.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 03:37:19 GMTPhilip Ridley’s drama makes it clear that a fully functioning, top-of-the-line haunted house can be erected from the dustiest blueprint.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 07:55:30 GMTWorries about James Joyce’s words and Federal Communications Commission rules have divided WBAI and Symphony Space over an annual reading of “Ulysses.”
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 03:27:42 GMTThe site of a new home planned for the Theater for a New Audience in the BAM Cultural District in Fort Greene, Brooklyn, has shifted yet again.
Sun, 15 Jun 2008 05:12:38 GMTThough “Sex and the City” is drawing crowds, “Top Girls” got to the girl talk first.
Sun, 15 Jun 2008 02:28:49 GMTThe improv duo known as TJ and Dave do not speak to each other on the day before a show. Murray Nossel and Paul Browde, the two men in “Two Men Talking,” won’t shut up.
Sun, 15 Jun 2008 00:12:15 GMTMichael Stuhlbarg talks about tackling “Hamlet,” being handy with a pencil and finding surprises on the stage.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 16:23:34 GMTAnger, bitterness and ceaseless yearning course through the quest narrated and enacted by W. Allen Taylor in his one-man show.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 16:23:08 GMTAlanna Ubach takes the stage at the Clurman Theater in an entertaining one-act series of character monologues.
Sun, 15 Jun 2008 06:56:15 GMTIn “Shanghai Moon,” some of the double-entendre jokes sound a bit tired.
Sun, 15 Jun 2008 06:55:01 GMTIn the Paper Mill Playhouse’s delightful new production of “Little Shop of Horrors,” the audience can enjoy feeling superior to and sorry for the lead characters.
Sun, 15 Jun 2008 15:12:20 GMTPlaywrights went all misty-eyed and sincere this year. On Broadway, life still hurt bad, but in a good way.
Sun, 15 Jun 2008 20:47:55 GMTHanging out with Robin De Jesús, who is up for best performance by a featured actor in a musical at the Tony Awards for his role in ‘In the Heights.’
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 08:27:49 GMTA complete list of winners of 2008 Tony Awards, with links to the original New York Times reviews.
Mon, 16 Jun 2008 15:28:19 GMTThis year’s “East to Edinburgh” festival runs July 8 to 27 at 59E59 Theaters.
Fri, 13 Jun 2008 03:53:14 GMTWith the 62nd annual Tony ceremony at Radio City Music Hall only a couple of days away, it is time once again to throw some darts.
Fri, 13 Jun 2008 02:47:11 GMTThe virtues of this chamber musical are small-scale and traditional.
Fri, 13 Jun 2008 04:50:13 GMTSelective listings from theater critics of The New York Times.
Wed, 11 Jun 2008 15:50:50 GMTA Polish-language production of “Macbeth” opens next week on a specially constructed, two-story stage in a warehouse on the Brooklyn waterfront.
Fri, 13 Jun 2008 02:55:15 GMTThe Public Theater’s 2008-9 season will include new works by playwright royalty, some big-name directors and a couple of visits from Public leaders past.
Thu, 12 Jun 2008 03:35:01 GMTImbalances between the singers and orchestra, and a sound system that sometimes produced obscuring echoes, were the only problems with the rewarding performance of “Show Boat.”
Thu, 12 Jun 2008 03:56:29 GMTThe final collection of short plays produced by the Ensemble Studio Theater features a few good ideas but not one completely satisfying work.
Thu, 12 Jun 2008 03:04:18 GMTA former theater dancer gets a shot at being a designer, starting with the Tony Awards.
Tue, 10 Jun 2008 04:33:06 GMTEdward Allan Baker’s new play has a serious identity problem.
Tue, 10 Jun 2008 04:51:47 GMTThe three funniest words in “Three on a Couch” are JetBlue and Paula Abdul. And they are punch lines to two of the play’s rare straightforward pieces of humor.
Tue, 10 Jun 2008 04:57:23 GMTWay too much is going on in Daniel Roberts’s affable but disjointed drama.
Tue, 10 Jun 2008 05:05:57 GMTA. R. Gurney’s play must have seemed fairly thin when it had its premiere in 1988. Now it is in danger of registering as just plain annoying.