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Dr. Seuss’ “How The Grinch Stole Christmas” comes to life

Hulu Theater is an indulging intimate setting The holiday season favorite Dr. Seuss’ “How The Grinch Stole Christmas — The Musical” came to life...

“Apple Season” explores the strong grip of the past

New Jersey Repertory Company starts its 21st season The New Jersey Repertory Company starts its 21st season of artistic excellence with Apple Season, a...

“A Christmas Carol” is old but always fresh

McCarter Theatre holiday tradition is highly recommended It’s the third go-around for this version of the McCarter Theatre Center’s traditional Christmas production of A Christmas...

“A Doll’s House, Part 2”: funny, Nora’s back in town

An darkly funny adult comedy at the George Street Playhouse One of the great theatrical games is to imagine just what happened after Nora Helmer...

“The Assignment” focuses on lives interrupted by violence

Luna Stage presents a powerful play that deserves to be seen It’s difficult for me to write a review about a play when I want...

“King Hedley II” speaks of the hope of redemption

Two Rivers Theater production is a gripping play Playwright August Wilson (1945-2005) created an amazing ten-play cycle chronicling the African-American experience in the 20th...

“Something Rotten!” is fun for musical aficionados

Theatre review Something Rotten! has a screwy idea at its core. It’s 1595, and William Shakespeare (Matthew Baker) is a rock star of the Elizabethan...

“Charley’s Aunt”: An old farce, but a ripping good one

STNJ presents a a flat-out funny hit Playwright and actor Brandon Thomas (1848-1914) was quoted in his obituary as having said, “I hoped to go down...

“Wolf at the Door” is a scary, cautionary Mexican legend

The world premiere of Wolf at the Door  The New Jersey Repertory Company closes out its 2018 season with the world premiere of Wolf at...

“The Trial of Donna Caine” examines honor and responsibility

Season opener at George Street Playhouse touches on sexism and racism  George Street Playhouse, on the Cook College campus of Rutgers University in New Brunswick,...