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Monday, February 11, 2019

Review: Mies Julie at by Simon Saltzman

excellent text, eminently reflective of its characters

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Thursday, February 7, 2019

Review: Roan @ The Gatesat by Simon Saltzman

Christina Gorman has picked a thorny, topical and timely subject on which to build a dramatic story American soul.

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Friday, January 18, 2019 by Simon Saltzman

all three plays are calculated to sting, surprise and stir up the kind of feelings you might otherwise not care to acknowledge.

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Sunday, January 13, 2019

Review: On Blueberry Hill at by Simon Saltzman

a short play buoyed by riveting performances On Blueberry Hill

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Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Review:The Hard Problem at by Simon Saltzman

Tom Stoppard's latest play is mainly theory and not very theatrical

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Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Review: Uncle Romeo Vanya Juliet at by Simon Saltzman

http://www curiously confounding or eminently divertingosing 10/21/18

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Monday, September 24, 2018

Review: A Lovely Sunday in Creve Coeur at by Simon Saltzman

A rarely prduced Tennessee Williams play that's comedic as well as melancholy at its core

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Sunday, September 9, 2018

Review:Heartbreak House at by Simon Saltzman

A new adaptation of Shaw's anti-war masterpiece by the Gingold Group

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Friday, August 10, 2018

Review: Be More Chill at by Simon Saltzman

Even though though the target audience for this is too young to vote in "regular" elections, they can be counted on to cast their vote for this musical as the hottest chi…

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Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Review: The House That Will Not Stand at by Simon Saltzman

semble acting at its very best in this unusual and beautifully structured play

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Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Review: This Ain't No Disco at by Simon Saltzman

a bevy of oddly familiar characters whose history has made them easy to identify

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Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Review: Log Cabin at by Simon Saltzman

l Jordan Harrison's new satiric play charts the journey of a gay couple, a Lesbian couple and a transgender one through their humorously impassioned trans-formations

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Thursday, June 14, 2018

Review: at by Simon Saltzman

a charming and disarming entertainment

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Monday, May 14, 2018

Review:Turning Off The Morning News at by Simon Saltzman

htt Turning Off The Morning News - a dark new comedy by Christopher Durang.

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Friday, May 11, 2018

Review: The Gentleman Caller at by Simon Saltzman

Tennessee Williams and William Ingeentertainingly dramatized by Phillip Dawkins

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Friday, April 13, 2018

Review:The Sting at by Simon Saltzman

totally fresh, invigorating and fierce new musical

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Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Review:Children of a Lesser God at by Simon Saltzman

There is plenty that is commendable and rewarding about this first Broadway revival of Mark Medoff’s 1980 Tony Award-winning play

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Thursday, March 1, 2018

Review:Relevance at by Simon Saltzman

Jayne Houdyshell and Armand Pascale are the reason to see JC Lee's new play

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Friday, February 23, 2018

Review:Jerry Springer – The Opera at by Simon Saltzman

l a feat of marrying a libretto calculated to shock with lots of elegant music that doesn't

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Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Review:A Walk With Mr.Heifetz at by Simon Saltzman

James Inverne's interesting but didactic play

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Monday, February 12, 2018

Review: Razorhurst at by Simon Saltzman

The bouncy and often raunchy score serves the integrity of the era as it propels Tilly and Kate to the end of their entertaining 90-minute visit

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Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Review: The Outsider at by Simon Saltzman

a company of expert farceurs appear committed to keeping the Paper Mill's audiences laughing louder and longer than they have in a long time

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Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Review: The Calling at by Simon Saltzman

a taut eighty-minute play in which God's messenger is pitted against the Devil's executioner

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Monday, December 4, 2017

Review:Hundred Days at by Simon Saltzman

A stirring concept concert with narrative segues

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Review:Once on This Island at by Simon Saltzman

This musical may be small in its scope but when compared to some it achieves its own sense of grandness by being both magical and seductive— an unbeatable combination

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Sunday, November 26, 2017

Review: Muswell Hill at by Simon Saltzman

the characters in Betts’s play deploy their idiosyncrasies as well as defend their ideologies cleverly, and often ruefully.

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Thursday, November 9, 2017

Review:Shadowlands at by Simon Saltzman

William Nicholson's 1990 award winner revived off-Broadway

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Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Review:Red Roses Green Gold at by Simon Saltzman

a show in which group participation means more than any anticipation as to what to expect next

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Friday, October 20, 2017

Review: Squeamish at by Simon Saltzman

Alison Fraser in solo show that delves into dark behavior

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Monday, October 9, 2017

Review: The Ho neymoonersat by Simon Saltzman

Weiner's score is conventionally melodic giving a bright frame for Mill's pleasantly facile and flippant lyrics

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Friday, October 6, 2017

Review: Too Heavy for Your Pocket  at by Simon Saltzman

a thoroughly worthwhile and memorable experience

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