“A Midwinter Night’s Dream” is a raucous, bawdy adaptation of Shakespeare

All right, here it is: The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey’s production of A Midwinter Night’s Dream is the funniest damn Dream I’ve ever...

“A Christmas Carol” is a perennial Xmas treat at McCarter

It’s another December, and as they have in years past, the McCarter Theatre Center in Princeton offers its traditional gift to area audiences —...

It’s a Philly Thing! “A Very Philly Christmas” is delightful with...

There is nothing like starting your yuletide holiday festivities with Broadway singers, dancing elves, Santa, the No Name Pops, and the St. Thomas Gospel...

“Having Our Say” is a walk down memory lane with two...

In 1991, New York Times reporter Amy Hill Hearth interviewed the Delany sisters, Sadie and Dr. Bessie, for a feature story. That story, of...

“Trich” is captivating theatre about a surprising subject

Let me just say right off: Becca Schneider is a talented actress and a terrific writer. Her one-woman show Trich (pronounced “trick”), making its regional...

The eternal debate between art and propaganda is explored in “Spain”

The Spanish Civil War, fought from 1936 to 1939, has been seen as a “dress rehearsal for World War II,” a battle between communism...

“I Can Get It for You Wholesale” is a sour treat...

New York’s Classic Stage Company (CSC) kicks off its new season with I Can Get It for You Wholesale, a look at the rise...

“The Gardens of Anuncia” is a valentine to one woman’s family

Lincoln Center’s Mitzi E. Newhouse Theatre has been transformed into a fantasyland of memory to provide the setting for The Gardens of Anuncia, a...

‘Tis the Season for Holiday entertainment at New Jersey’s Performing Arts...

There are seasonal-themed entertainments playing at the area’s performing arts centers during the holidays. Note that these listings are of holiday or seasonal entertainment,...

“Irving Berlin’s White Christmas” builds to a warm holiday conclusion

For their final show of the year, the Bucks County Playhouse in New Hope, PA offers Irving Berlin’s White Christmas, an adaptation of the...