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“Half Time” proves that age is only a number

Paper Mill Playhouse has another hit to end the season The Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn closes its 2017-2018 season with a new musical, Half...

“The Age of Innocence”: a world of artifice and cowardice

The Age of Innocence while often solid, is more often stolid Edith Wharton’s 1920 novel The Age of Innocence, which made her the first woman to...

“The Gods of Comedy” is a thoroughly divine farce

The latest at McCarter is fast. It’s funny, and it’s not going to be around forever The McCarter Theatre Center has had a long and...

The Best Little Whorehouse presented in Fair Lawn

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"The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas" was the Old Library Theatre of Fair Lawn's final musical for the 2013 season. It was presented from October 25 through November 3 at the Fair Lawn Community Center. Based upon true events which happened in Texas, "The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas" is set in the late 1970s in fictional Gilbert, Texas.

 

“Madame Butterfly” at the Princeton Festival was world class

Madame Butterfly at the Princeton Festival Madame Butterfly, by Giacomo Pucchini, was not well received in its 1904 premier but quickly became a universal favorite...

“Beyond the Oak Trees” takes a last ride to freedom with...

A welcome addition to the local theatre scene is Beyond the Oak Trees, from  The Crossroads Theatre Company. Ably directed by Crossroads’ producing artistic director, Marshall Jones...

“The Outsider” at Paper Mill brings heart and comedy to the...

I don’t care who’s running this November or for what — I want to vote for Ned Newley, the title character of Paper Mill...

“The Servant of Two Masters” is a light amusement

Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey features Goldoni’s best-known comedy Carlo Goldoni (1707-1793) was a prolific Venetian writer of plays and libretti. He created a new...

Princeton Festival presents a perennial favorite

A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum at the Princeton Festival This perennial favorite fully upheld the Princeton Festival’s traditionally high standards in...

“Murder on the Orient Express” successfully blends farce, suspense, and death

Most people up until now would recall Murder on the Orient Express, Agatha Christie’s mystery set on a luxury trans-European express train, from the 1974 film...