“American Son”: An emotionally draining cautionary drama

American Son, the latest offering at the George Street Playhouse, is a searing drama torn from today’s headlines. This is the final production to be...

“A Comedy of Tenors”: Frenetic, door-slamming fun

Farce is like a soufflé: Difficult to create, but sheer delight when all the ingredients come together perfectly. Ken Ludwig, a Tony Award and...

“Ravenscroft”: A near-mystery

Billed as a comedy/mystery, Ravenscroft, written by the prolific playwright Don Nigro, is the winter production of the Bickford Theatre in Morristown. The play...

“Noura”: A must-see work-in-progress

Award-winning Iraqi-American playwright Heather Raffo has created a poignant play in Noura, now playing a very limited engagement at the Berlind Rehearsal Room/Studio at the McCarter...

“Hamlet” and “Saint Joan:” Bedlam reigns in Princeton

The bedlam that is currently reigning at Princeton’s McCarter Theatre Center is an acting company called Bedlam. They are performing two classic plays in...

A Christmas Carol: A new setting of an old gem

Ever since 1846, when Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol was written, this Christmas Eve’s ghost story has been a beloved staple of the holiday season. The...

“A Child’s Christmas in Wales” is a memory to cherish at...

When you hear the name Dylan Thomas (1914-1953), the first thing that comes to most people’s minds about the Welsh poet is his best-known...

The Bodyguard is pulse-pounding and exuberant entertainment at Paper Mill Playhouse

There’s no doubt about it – Deborah Cox is a dynamic, Grammy-award winning singer with surprising acting chops.  Paper Mill Playhouse has provided a...

Daddy Long Legs:  A romantic confection for the holiday season

The George Street Playhouse in New Brunswick has found a sweet, romantic gem of a show in their latest production, Daddy Long Legs. George Street...

“Red Vevet” at Kirby Theatre is electrifying

There is nothing more exciting for an audience than seeing a performance in a new style of acting, a first glimpse of the changing...