The Drama Desk had a wonderful luncheon at Sardi's on Friday, where the topic was "The Art of Storytelling."
And while learning about that art, we also were lavished with some prime examples of it.
One of the panelists, Bertie Carvel, plays the evil headmistress Miss Trunchbull in the dark musica ... More >>
Christopher Durang's Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike is a comic tour de force about a bunch of Chekhovian characters full of yearning, who are simply waiting for the blue heron to appear to give them some peace.
David Hyde Pierce and Kristine Nielsen are siblings (by adoption) living in their l ... More >>
"It's a 'What if?' play," said playwright Christopher Durang at yesterday's meet-and-greet for his comedy Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, which is moving to Broadway.
"I thought, 'What if I had lived all my life [in a country home] with my sister and we were just miserable?"
As a result, the ... More >>