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...

“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...

“The Spongebob Musical” is a bright, bouncy children’s musical for grownups

Bikini Bottom invaded the stage of the State Theatre The denizens of Bikini Bottom invaded the stage of the State Theatre in New Brunswick, home...

“Intimate Apparel” is heart-breakingly beautiful

I attend performances at the McCarter Theatre Center in Princeton to see solid, professionally crafted and performed works. I was unprepared for the sheer...

“Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella” is a classic fairy tale with a...

Cinderella puts a new spin on a familiar story For its holiday offering, the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn presents Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella, adapted...

“Chicken & Biscuits” not cooked to perfection

The final offering for this season’s holiday theatre-goers is Crossroads Theatre’s production of Chicken & Biscuits, a Broadway offering of the past season. I...

“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...

“Kinky Boots” is a spectacular show for ladies, gentlemen, and those...

Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope, PA, has turned its sights to a big, splashy musical, premiering right at the end of Pride Month....

“My Life on a Diet”: Renée Taylor, ladies and gentlemen, and...

My Life on a Diet is a 90-minute showcase for the life story of Renée Taylor The first thing you notice as comedienne Renée Taylor...

“Enchanted April” displays gentle, life-affirming power

A sublime, gently comic play by Matthew Barber, based on the novel The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey opens its 60th Anniversary Season with Enchanted...