Latest Stories

  • 17 years ago

    When did queer culture replace mass arrests in front of St. Patrick's Cathedral with K-holes at the Morning Party? According to drag celebrity Linda Simpson, who wrote The Final Episode (P.S.122), drug binges trumped hunger strikes around 1994. Ho...

  • 17 years ago

    Whether the Andrei Serban­Elizabeth Swados Fragments of a Greek Trilogy (La MaMa) can be regarded as seminal is debatable, although when it debuted 25 years ago it seemed as if it would be. A deconstruction/reconstruction of Sophocles and Euri...

  • 17 years ago

    What does a visit to Auschwitz today have in common with a trip to Cedar Point amusement park in Sandusky, Ohio? Well, you pay for parking, get the map, and take the rides. Writer- performer Lisa Kron zigzags frenetically between the two in her on...

  • 17 years ago

    It isn't often spirit can carry an entire production. But the endearing unpretentiousness of Oshun (The Goddess of Love) (Nuyorican Poets Cafe), like director Rome Neal's earlier sojourn into Yoruban legends, Shango de Ima, can't help but leave au...

  • 17 years ago

    The Museum of Natural History owns some dinosaur feces, but it probably doesn't have a piece of crap as big as Sightline Stage Co.'s The End of Civilization (Raw Space). Canadian George F. Walker's noir, receiving its U.S. premiere, is a heavy-han...

  • 17 years ago

    Wilde said of society, "To be in it is merely a bore. But to be out of it is simply a tragedy." The two video clerks of Jessica Goldberg's interestingly fractured play Stuck might agree. The main difference between this hackneyed pair of misfits a...


All-access pass to top stories, events and offers around town.

Sign Up >

No Thanks!

Remind Me Later >