| Aug 11, 2011
| 8:44 PM
"Prelude to a Kiss" is a not-so-old-fashioned love story: Boy meets girl, they fall in love, marry within a few weeks — and then her soul changes places with that of an elderly man.
But "Prelude to a Kiss" is more than that: The conceit of the soul...
| Sep 10, 2011
| 9:30 PM
Manhattan's fictitious Avenue Q might be a rundown thoroughfare but Theatre Downtown's production of the Broadway musical "Avenue Q" is top-notch all the way from A to Z and back again.
It's the first locally produced production of Tony-winning "Avenue...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 7:27 AM
| Dec 29, 2011
| 9:55 AM
What? Another year has gone by already? Here are some theater reflections at the end of 2011.
•Best scene-stealer: Isn't "Chicago" the story of two women convicts? In Theatre Downtown's production last January, Joel Warren as lawyer Billy Flynn more...
| Jun 10, 2011
| 9:59 PM
The first thing to know about Theatre Downtown's "Evil Dead: The Musical": There is a splash zone.
And, unlike at SeaWorld, this one is for blood. (Plastic ponchos are provided for the squeamish.)
After all, this is a musical based on the 1981 Sam Raimi...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 3:11 PM
Hedwig has pepped up a bit since my last encounter with the East German transsexual. The title character of "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" has always been a study in dichotomy: both male and female, both happy and sad.
In the In the Wings production of...
| Oct 20, 2009
| 6:30 AM
| Sep 8, 2009
| 8:26 AM