New York Theatre Reviews Archive

Browse through our New York Theatre Guide Reviews Archive, where our thoughts on both past Broadway and off-Broadway shows alike have now been immortalized.

  • A Month in the Country
    Review by Tulis McCall 2 February 2015 To quote from the excellent Newsletter of Classic Stage Company – “There is a somewhat apocryphal story that when the Moscow Art Theatre asked to do Chekhov’s...
  • A Moon for the Misbegotten
        Review by Barbara Mehlman and Geri Manus The first clue that there's something wrong with the new production of "A Moon for the Misbegotten" is the misbegotten set that adorns the stage. Dogpatch...
  • A Naked Girl on the Appian Way
    Review by Polly Wittenberg   Written by: Richard GreenbergDirected by: Doug HughesProduced by: Roundabout Theatre CompanyCast: Jill Clayburgh (Bess Lapin), Richard Thomas (Jeffrey), Matthew Morrison...
  • A Night With Janis Joplin
    In “A Night with Janis Joplin” you see dead people quite a lot. The conceit of the script is Joplin, on stage singing her heart out, with pauses to tell you about the amazing women who shaped her...
  • A Parallelogram
    Review by Kathleen Campion August 7, 2017 The press material on Bruce Norris’ latest play nutshells the story this way: If you knew in advance exactly what was going to happen in your life, and how...
  • A Particle Of Dread
    Review by Kathleen Campion 24 November 2014 More than a particle of dread should attend any inclination to venture into Sam Shepard’s latest, A Particle of Dread (Oedipus Variations) at the Signature...
  • A Perfect Future
    What the popular press said... "Half-baked rehash of a dynamic familiar from “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” through “God of Carnage” is too contrived to score many compelling points."David Rooney...
  • A Raisin in the Sun
    "The play as a whole has a genial, conversational quality; it always holds you, but without trying to shake you."Ben Brantley for New York Times "Denzel Washington’s popularity makes the revival of '...
  • A Raisin In The Sun
    Opened: 26 Apr 2004by: Lorraine HansberryCast: Sean Combs, Audra McDonald, Phylicia Rashad, Saana Lathan, David Aaron Baker, Teagle F. Bougere, Frank Harts, Alexander Mitchell, Bill NunnDirected by:...
  • A Second Chance
    Review by Tulis McCall About five minutes into this operetta, 'A Second Chance', at The Public’s Shiva Theater, I realized that I knew exactly where we were headed. It was not welcomed news. This is...

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