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Dr. Zhivago
Doctor Zhivago - a story and songs that often soar, but it also bore . . Read More
Living on Love
Living on Love - Opera Diva Reneé Fleming couldn't have wished for a more apt role for her non-operatic stage debut, if only it had been in a more substantial play . . Read More
Airline Highway
Airline Highway - A "living funeral" in the Big Easy, is colorful but insubstantial . . Read More
The Visit
The Visit - This Kander& Ebb musical finally makes it to Broadway. . .and it's a triumphant landing as piloted by John Doyle and starring Chita Rivera and Roger Rees . . Read More
Finding Neverland - Star casting and Dianne Paulus may make this Peter Pan back stage fiction critic proof . . Read More
Finding Neverland
Something Rotten!
Something Rotten! - A musical NOT borrowing from a book or movie, though it does borrow unapologetically from Shakespeare . . Read More
King and I
The King and I - A revival that make you whistle a happy song . . Read More
Fun Home
Fun Home - if you've been waiting for a truly unique new musical, this unique family story is the one you won't want to miss. . . Read More
Gigi - new book makes this more politically correct but less piquant . . Read More
It Shoulda Been You
It Shoulda Been You - It shouldabeen funnier and more original . . Read More
An American In Paris
An American In Paris - The magnificent Gershwin score and fleet footed dancing, who could ask for anything more? . . Read More
Wolf Hall, Parts One And Two
Wolf Hall, Parts One And Two - Hilary Mantel's best selling history saga becomes this season's "event" with 6 hours of behind-the-throne intrigue. . Read More
Skylight - The Review - David Hare's acclaimed London revival of his 1995 play now on Broadway . . Read More
Hand to God
Hand to God -Robert Askins' devilishly clever play on Broadway, with the the O'Neill puppet namesake foul-mouthed as ever . . . Read More
The Heidi Chronicles
The Heidi Chronicles - Closing 5/03!though no longer ground breaking as in 1989 Wendy Wasserstein's funny yet poignant script holds up remarkably well, and the issues she explored have changed rather than gone away. . . Read More
On The Twentieth Century
On The Twentieth Century - The Roundabout's current take on that madcap sixteen hour Chicago to New York ride is buoyed by Cy Coleman's sophisticated operetta-ish score and Betty Comden and Adolph Green's witty book and lyrics & a great cast that includes a better than ever Kristin Chenoweth . . . Read More
The Audience
The Audience - Hail to Queen Helen Mirren! Peter Morgan's entertaining play about the British monarch and her prime ministers has made a smooth landing on Broadway . . Read More
Fish in the Dark
Fish in the Dark - Larry David fans get a chance to see a live Curb Your Enthusiasm episode binge . . Read More
 On the Town
On the Town - this old wine in a flavorful new bottle lands successfully in a 4x bigger Broadway theater . . Read More
The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-time
The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-time - a genre-crossing, electrifying stage adaptation of Mark Haddon's best selling novel . . Read More
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New York Off-Broadway

The Belle of Belfast
The Belle of Belfast - well-structured, skillfully drawn, and slyly entertaining. If only it were less hollow . . Read More
Iowa - if anything's clear (and there isn't much) about Jenny Schwartz's newest work, it's that even talented playwrights can run into trouble when they try to be too clever by half. . . Read More
Hamlet - Director Austin Pendleton has plucked out the spirit of Old Hamlet from the dramatis personae and Peter Sarsgaard plays his son as a regular Joe. . Read More
Ghosts - If you miss this production, you may wait a long while to see anything nearly as good.. . Read More
Clinton The Musical
Clinton The Musical - musical spoof about William Jefferson Clinton and Hillary Rodham Clinton Read More
The Undeniable Sound Of Right Now
The Undeniable Sound Of Right Now - It's set in a rock club, but you don't have to be a rock fan to relate to Laura Eason's univeral story . . Read More
Twelfth Night (or What You Will). . .

What You Will (or Twelfth Night)
Twelfth Night (or What You Will) & What You Will (or Twelfth Night) - Bedlam Theater's Shakespearean switcheroo takes the double title and morphs each into a full production that runs in entertaining repertory with itself. . . Read More
The Mystery of Love and Sex 
The Mystery of Love and Sex Bathsheba Doran's play doesn't purport to have profound answers or even ask probing questions. It's an observation of the human species laid bare, simple and complex at the same time. . . Read More
Five Times in One Night
Five Times in One Night -Extended again to 4/19! "As smart as it is sexy" feels like a clichéd but apt description of Chiara Atik's new play. Read More
Churchill Ronald Keatin revisits the life of the great British leader and orator . . Read More
Hamilton - It's moving to Broadway 7/13! A new musical that hits every sweet button: strong story, a melodic score, on the mark lyrics, stunning choreography and a great cast . . Read More
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 Shock Treatment
Shock Treatment The follow up to Rocky Horror is staged for the first time in London after a full makeover . . . Read More
 Who Cares
Who Cares Michael Wynne's original play looks at the issues surrounding the world’s fifth largest employer, the National Health Service . . . . Read More
 Carmen Disruption
Carmen Disruption Simon Stephens translates the themes of Carmen to a modern European city in this complex re-imagining and shattering. . . Read More
 Against Captain
Against Captain"'s Orders The National Maritime Museum and Punchdrunk create a nautical adventure for the 6 to 12 year olds . . . . . Read More
 The Twits
The Twits - Enda Walsh mischievously gives Roald Dahl's the Twits a stage presence . . . . Read More
Gypsy Imelda Staunton conveys the kaleidoscopic complexity of an ambitious mother . . . . Read More
 Thrill Me
Thrill Me This thrilling and dark musical about Leopold and Loeb lives up to its name . . . Read More
Harvey The 1944 Pulitzer Prize winning comedy has a whimsical, if dated, charm . . . Read More
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NJ Theaters

The Power of Duff
The Power of Duff - as Stephen Belber sees it, every community needs a touchstone. And his title character brings that touchstone home. In Duff we trust. . . Read More
I and You
I and You - A delicate coming of age story at the Fountain Theater . . Read More
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Details about Summer 2015 Shows (updated regularly until the season begins


The Three Musketeers
The Three Musketeers - En garde! A World Premiere adaptation at Quintessence theatre.. . Read More
 The Taming of the Shrew
The Taming of the Shrew - A bright comedy of light intrigue and romantic passion has heavy underpinnings . . Read More
Hamlet - The experience of watching this Wilma productiobn is like watching an ensemble performance in which virtually each actor performs alone. Like a necklace with the links removed, each jewel shines separately, some brilliantly.. . Read More
New and Noteworthy in Philadelphia. . .Philly Theater List/Visitors Guide links

Washington - DC
Soon - Nick Blaemire's new musical begins with a very serious premise, but veers into Sesame Street territory . . . . Read More
The Originalist
The Originalist - Extended to 5/31! Whether audiences in cities that don't have more than 50,000 lawyers and an incalculable number of wonks, will have the sitzfleisch for 105 minutes of dueling ideologies remains to be seen. But Arena's production, though too long, is well worth seeing . . Read More
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