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Review Roundup: The Critics Weigh in on A STAR IS BORN with Lady Gaga and Bradley CooperReview Roundup: The Critics Weigh in on A STAR IS BORN
Posted: Aug. 31, 2018


Review Roundup: What Did the Critics Think of PASSION at Signature Theatre?Reviews: What Did the Critics Think of PASSION at Signature Theatre?
Posted: Aug. 27, 2018


Review Roundup: What Did the Critics Think of the Pre-Broadway Run of AIN'T TOO PROUD at the Ahmanson?Reviews: Pre-Broadway Run of AIN'T TOO PROUD at the Ahmanson
Posted: Aug. 27, 2018


Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of The National's THE PRISONER?Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of The National's THE PRISONER?
Posted: Sep. 18, 2018


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Review Roundup: Did Critics Find A Winter Wonderland at FROZEN on Broadway?Review Roundup: Did Critics Find A Winter Wonderland at FROZEN on Broadway?
Posted: Mar. 22, 2018


Review Roundup: Were the Critics Dazzled By Broadway-Bound MOULIN ROUGE? - Updating Live!Reviews: Broadway-Bound MOULIN ROUGE! - Updating Live!
Posted: Aug. 5, 2018


Review Roundup: Did the Critics Think MEAN GIRLS Was Fetch?Review Roundup: Did the Critics Think MEAN GIRLS Was Fetch?
Posted: Apr. 8, 2018


Review Roundup: Did Critics Fall In Love with PRETTY WOMAN?Review Roundup: Did Critics Fall In Love with PRETTY WOMAN?
Posted: Aug. 16, 2018


Review Roundup: What Did the Critics Think of ANGELS IN AMERICA on Broadway?Review Roundup: What Did the Critics Think of ANGELS IN AMERICA on Broadway?
Posted: Mar. 25, 2018


Review Roundup: SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY - All the Reviews!Review Roundup: SPRINGSTEEN ON BROADWAY - All the Reviews!
Posted: Oct. 12, 2017


Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of The National's THE PRISONER?Review Roundup: What Did Critics Think of The National's THE PRISONER?
September 18, 2018

The National Theatre is currently staging The Prisoner. Let's see what the critics had to say.

Review Roundup: The Critics Weigh in on A STAR IS BORN with Lady Gaga and Bradley CooperReview Roundup: The Critics Weigh in on A STAR IS BORN with Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper
August 31, 2018

In this new take on the tragic love story, Cooper plays seasoned musician Jackson Maine, who discovers-and falls in love with-struggling artist Ally (Gaga). She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer... until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as Ally's career takes off, the personal side of their relationship is breaking down, as Jack fights an ongoing battle with his own internal demons.

Review Roundup: What Did the Critics Think of the Pre-Broadway Run of AIN'T TOO PROUD at the Ahmanson?Review Roundup: What Did the Critics Think of the Pre-Broadway Run of AIN'T TOO PROUD at the Ahmanson?
August 27, 2018

The pre-Broadway run of 'Ain't Too Proud-The Life and Times of The Temptations' at Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson Theatre officially opened on August 24 at 8 p.m. Let's see what the critics are saying...

Review Roundup: What Did the Critics Think of PASSION at Signature Theatre?Review Roundup: What Did the Critics Think of PASSION at Signature Theatre?
August 27, 2018

Natascia Diaz, Claybourne Elder, and Steffanie Leigh are starring in Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's musical Passion at Signature Theatre. This new production is directed by Associate Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner (Signature's Sunday in the Park with George, West Side Story). Passion runs through September 23, 2018 in Signature Theatre's MAX Theatre.

Review Roundup: Did Critics Fall In Love with PRETTY WOMAN?Review Roundup: Did Critics Fall In Love with PRETTY WOMAN?
August 16, 2018

PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL, with original music and lyrics by Grammy Award winnerBryan Adamsand his longtime songwriting partnerJim Vallance, a book byGarry Marshalland the film's screenwriterJ.F. Lawton, and direction and choreography by two-time Tony Award winnerJerry Mitchell, opens tonight, Thursday, August 16, 2018, at Broadway's Nederlander Theatre.

Review Roundup: Eden Espinosa, Mikaela Bennett and More Star in WEST SIDE STORY for BBC PromsReview Roundup: Eden Espinosa, Mikaela Bennett and More Star in WEST SIDE STORY for BBC Proms
August 13, 2018

The BBC Proms concert ofWest Side Story was presented this week in conjunction with thecentennial celebrationof composerLeonard Bernstein.

Review Roundup: The Critics Weigh In on GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER on BroadwayReview Roundup: The Critics Weigh In on GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER on Broadway
August 13, 2018

Gettin' the Band Back Together on Broadway,directed by Tony Award winner John Rando and choreographed by Chris Bailey, celebrates its official opening night tonight!

Review Roundup: The Critics Weigh In on BE MORE CHILL Off-BroadwayReview Roundup: The Critics Weigh In on BE MORE CHILL Off-Broadway
August 9, 2018

The highly anticipated musical Be More Chill celebrates its official off-Broadway opening night tonight! The production runs through September 23 at The Irene Diamond Stage at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street, NYC).

Review Roundup: Were the Critics Dazzled By Broadway-Bound MOULIN ROUGE? - Updating Live!Review Roundup: Were the Critics Dazzled By Broadway-Bound MOULIN ROUGE? - Updating Live!
August 5, 2018

The pre-Broadway engagement of Moulin Rouge! The Musical at the Emerson Colonial Theatre officially opened last night, August 3. Let's see what the critics are saying...

Review Roundup: THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST at Vaudeville TheatreReview Roundup: THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST at Vaudeville Theatre
August 3, 2018

Oscar Wilde's comedy classic, The Importance of Being Earnest opened this week at the Vaudeville Theatre. Let's see what the critics had to say!

Review Roundup: What Did The Critics Think of Mike Birbiglia's THE NEW ONE?Review Roundup: What Did The Critics Think of Mike Birbiglia's THE NEW ONE?
August 3, 2018

Mike Birbiglia: The New One, a new comedy written and performed by Mike Birbiglia, is currently playing at the Cherry Lane Theatre, (38 Commerce Street) for a limited engagement. Mike Birbiglia: The New One is produced by Lucille Lortel Award-winning producers Joseph Birbiglia and Mike Lavoie.

Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On TWELFTH NIGHT in the ParkReview Roundup: Critics Weigh In On TWELFTH NIGHT in the Park
July 31, 2018

The Public Theater's production of Public Works' TWELFTH NIGHT, conceived by Kwame Kwei-Armah and Shaina Taub, music and lyrics by Shaina Taub, Choreography by Lorin Latarro, and directed by Oskar Eustis and Kwame Kwei-Armah, opened tonight and will run through Sunday, August 19.

Review Roundup: What Do The Critics Think About New York Theatre Workshop's THE HOUSE THAT WILL NOT STAND?Review Roundup: What Do The Critics Think About New York Theatre Workshop's THE HOUSE THAT WILL NOT STAND?
July 31, 2018

New York Theatre Workshop (NYTW) presents the New York Premiere of The House That Will Not Stand by Marcus Gardley (X: Or, Betty Shabazz v. The Nation), directed by NYTW Usual Suspect and Obie Award winner Lileana Blain-Cruz (Red Speedo; Pipeline). The play opened just last night, July 30 at New York Theatre Workshop (79 E. 4th Street New York, NY 10003), for a limited run through Sunday, August 12, 2018.

Review Roundup: Renee Taylor in MY LIFE ON A DIETReview Roundup: Renee Taylor in MY LIFE ON A DIET
July 30, 2018

Academy Award-nominated and Emmy Award-winning writer and actress Renee Taylor - known to millions for her role as Fran Fine's food-obsessed mother, Sylvia, on 'The Nanny' - returns to the New York stage in the New York premiere of My Life on a Diet, an autobiographical comedy written by Ms. Taylor and her late husband Joseph Bologna. Originally directed by Mr. Bologna, My Life on a Dietjust openedat Theatre at St. Clement's.

Review Roundup: Patrick Marber's EXIT THE KING, with Rhys IfansReview Roundup: Patrick Marber's EXIT THE KING, with Rhys Ifans
July 30, 2018

Somewhere in Europe the kingdom is disintegrating. It's the last day of King Berenger's life. Queen Marguerite is preparing for the end and Queen Marie is in denial. The King is 400 years old and dying, but he's clinging on for dear life...

Review Roundup: What Did the Critics Think of LEMPICKA, Starring Carmen Cusack and Eden Espinosa, at the Williamstown Theatre Festival?Review Roundup: What Did the Critics Think of LEMPICKA, Starring Carmen Cusack and Eden Espinosa, at the Williamstown Theatre Festival?
July 30, 2018

Featuring Tony nominee Carmen Cusack and Eden Espinosa, the world premiere of the musical Lempicka is playing at the Williamstown Theatre Festival. Lempicka is directed by Tony nominee Rachel Chavkin, with music by Matt Gould and book and lyrics by Carson Kreitzer. Let's see what the critics are saying...

Review Roundup: Were Critics Head Over Heels for HEAD OVER HEELS?Review Roundup: Were Critics Head Over Heels for HEAD OVER HEELS?
July 26, 2018

Head OverHeels opens on Broadway tonight atBroadway's Hudson Theatre (141 West 44th Street)! Let's see what the critics had to say!

Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On THIS AIN'T NO DISCO at Atlantic Theatre CompanyReview Roundup: Critics Weigh In On THIS AIN'T NO DISCO at Atlantic Theatre Company
July 24, 2018

Atlantic Theater Company presents the world premiere production of This Ain't No Disco, a new musical from Stephen Trask (Hedwig and the Angry Inch) and Peter Yanowitz (The Wallflowers).

Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On STRAIGHT WHITE MEN on Broadway!Review Roundup: Critics Weigh In On STRAIGHT WHITE MEN on Broadway!
July 23, 2018

Straight White Men began previews at the Hayes Theater (240 West 44th Street) on Friday, June 29, 2018 and officially opens on Broadway tonight, July 23, 2018.Young Jean Lee's dark comedy, directed byAnna D. Shapiro, starsKate Bornstein,Josh Charles,Ty Defoe,Armie Hammer,Stephen PayneandPaul Schneider.

Review Roundup: What Did the Critics Think of SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE?Review Roundup: What Did the Critics Think of SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE?
July 23, 2018

The new production of Smokey Joe's Cafe: The Songs of Leiber & Stoller, officially opened on Sunday, July 22. Let's see what the critics are saying...



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