• Theater

    November 27, 2013

    Holiday Arts Guide: Inside Mullingar

    Stage heavy Brían F. O'Byrne confronts a "slight" romantic comedy

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2013

    Streep And Depp Doing Into The Woods Film! Guess Who Else?

    Once Les Miserables made tons of money, it was inevitable that the floodgates would be open for the filming of every musical ever made. (Can't wait to see movies of Carrie, Scandalous, and Nick and Nora. Kidding.) And so, Rob Marshall is directing a film of Sondheim's Into the Woods, and they're ge ... More >>

  • Theater

    March 27, 2013

    Spring Arts Guide: The Testament of Mary, Quite Contrary

    Fiona Shaw and Colm Tóibin explore the inner life of Jesus's mom

  • Theater

    June 13, 2012

    Storefront Church: Shanley Shaws the Bronx

    The author of Doubt shows a few doubts of his own

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2012

    Meryl Streep In Into The Woods?

    Not long ago, a British newspaper interview with Stephen Sondheim mentioned that Meryl Streep was a rumored possibility to portray the Witch in the revival of Steve's Into The Woods, playing the Delacorte this summer. No, not Miranda Priestly. Another witch. Well, Sondheim didn't confirm or deny t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2010

    When Stars Don't Get The Movie Version

    ​Supposedly there will be a movie made of the Broadway show Memphis, and I bet they don't use the stage cast. They hardly ever do! And I wish they would! Remember when they made a movie of Doubt two years ago and Cherry Jones didn't get the part?

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2010

    The Most Star-Studded Tony Awards Evah!

    Red Hook gets tragic: Scarlett Johansson and Liev Schreiber in "A View From the Bridge." Photo by Joan Marcus​That's what'll happen if this year's batch of giant movie-and-TV-stars-turned-theater-actors gets nominated! (Or even if they're just asked to present--or usher.) This will probably b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 18, 2009

    Oscar Night Reminder! It's Tonight!

    No, it's not the actual Academy Awards that are tonight--that's this Sunday, as gays everywhere have known for a year--but this evening marks an even more spectacular gala: the me-hosted panel talking about the Oscars at the LGBT Center, as we span both gay heroes (Milk) and gay molesters (Doubt). T ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2008

    This Week's Voice: Dan Deacon, the Web Sheriff, Best Books of 2008, Che, and More

    In this week's Village Voice Music Section, Rob Harvilla interviews Dan Deacon about his new 16-piece band. Dan Weiss meets the Web Sheriff. Miles Marshall Lewis on Britney Spears's sadly generic Circus. Annie Fischer reports on the NY Eye & Ear Festival. In Books, Voice writers pick the best bo ... More >>

  • NYC Life

    November 20, 2007

    Freaks and Geeks

    So many starlets in the sky, plus a sprinkling of comic-book characters

  • Theater

    February 28, 2006

    Beyond Doubt

    In Shanley's Defiance, American mores face a military tribunal

  • Columns

    May 3, 2005
  • Theater

    March 29, 2005
  • Theater

    March 15, 2005

    Altared Stages

    From Shanley's Doubt to Guirgis's Judas Iscariot, the Catholic Church undergoes intense theatrical scrutiny

  • Theater

    January 11, 2005
  • Theater

    January 11, 2005
  • Theater

    November 23, 2004

    The Adults' Hour

    Shanley's Doubt builds suspense out of the best material available: Fair-mindedness