Broadway has a way of spewing back the familiar over and over again, because that sort of thing is generally less financially risky than something new. But sometimes the regurgitation takes on an inspired form that makes the revival come off fresh and illuminating. Let me give you two glorious exa ... More >>
It's not the fault of anyone in the new Mike Nichols-directed production of the Arthur Miller classic Death of A Salesman that the definitive revival was done in 1999. That one, directed by Robert Falls, and starring a powerful Brian Dennehy as Willy Loman and a wrenching Elizabeth Franz as his wif ... More >>
We know we're a little late on this one, but we're still in shock (and awe) after watching Jason Beghe's star turn in this week's Californication season premiere, in which he revealed series television's first "mangina." You remember Beghe, a veteran TV (Melrose Place) and film (Monkey Shine ... More >>
Much wood in B'way's Desire Under the Elms revival.
Richard Nelson visits the ancient land of Tedium
And trying to be famous? Let me tell you about it.
Too hot to deal? Take shelter in the cool and dark of the matinee.
Last night's French dude post got us thinking: isn't it weird when private parts grow faces? Like this: Or this: More Dicknose faces here The face that grew on this ballet bear isn't exactly where her hoo hoo should be, more in the belly-button region, but a flower-eyed face in the navel is ... More >>
Two revivals of classic dramas show America's knack for denying the truth
Novelists Todd McEwen and Andrew Lewis Conn Discuss Whats Important in Fiction: Joyce, Beckett, and Chuck Woolery
Integrity's Back on BroadwayHas Anyone Noticed?
New Dramatists Turns 50
Advice from the ball circuit: 'This category is about your face, not your booty. Now ride your broomstick out of here, baby gorilla.'