Elizabeth Franz

  • Blogs

    October 30, 2012

    The Best Broadway Revivals I've Ever Seen

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2012

    New Life For Death of A Salesman: My Review

    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 >>

  • Theater

    November 20, 2007

    The Tell-Tale Art

    The Piano Teacher ponders stories; Rag and Bone makes them ponderously cute

  • Theater

    March 6, 2007

    March Mildness

    Kline's Lear goes for rationality; Molina's Katz makes madness unreasonable

  • Theater

    April 23, 2002
  • Columns

    May 18, 1999

    NY Mirror

    Advice from the ball circuit: 'This category is about your face, not your booty. Now ride your broomstick out of here, baby gorilla.'

  • Theater

    February 16, 1999