Speed the Plow

  • Blogs

    December 23, 2010

    David Mamet Thanks Chinese Restaurateurs on Behalf of Jews in Tablet Magazine

    ​Yes, David Mamet himself drew this cartoon for Tablet Magazine. David Mamet, of course, is the Pulitzer-Prize-winning playwright who penned such dramas as Glengarry Glen Ross and Speed-the-Plow, but has also written Torah commentary, and a novel about the lynching of Leo Frank in Marietta, G ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2010

    Jeremy Piven Can't Take a Joke, Apparently

    ​Last week, our Michael Musto reported that Megan Mullally had split a Broadway play before it even had a chance to open. When he noted Mullally's departure, Musto naturally drew a parallel to Jeremy Piven's highly-publicized departure from a production of David Mamet's Speed-the-Plow: When ... More >>

  • Columns

    March 30, 2010

    Green Day Was Influenced By Ethel Merman!

    Cruising for surreal NYC Housewives. Plus, high and low fashion, plus some new and old-fashioned on Broadway.

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2010

    Megan Mullally Splits Broadway Show: Is She The New Jeremy Piven?

    ​When Jeremy Piven abruptly checked out of Broadway's Speed-the-Plow revival in late '08, at least he was polite enough to give a health-related excuse: he'd eaten too much fish! But Megan Mullally just bolted from Lips Together, Teeth Apart without any tummyache at all.

  • Voice Choices

    February 11, 2009


    Theatermakers battle for glory

  • Voice Choices

    October 22, 2008


    Another David Mamet play comes to Broadway

  • Columns

    March 16, 1999

    NY Mirror

    Amanda causes a stir without saying— or wearing— much, exuding a good-natured alien appeal.