Noah Millman

Posts tagged “theater”

Their Hands Have Lost Their Cunning, But Their Tongues Do Not Cleave To The Roofs Of Their Mouths

Steve Levenson’s play, If I Forget, at the Laura Pels Theater

Posted April 14th, 2017

A Broken Coriolanus

Red Bull Theater gives us a Shakespeare for the age of Trump

Posted November 2nd, 2016

Not For An Age But For A Moment—And Therefore For All Time

Has Shakespeare conquered so thoroughly in the four centuries since his death in part because he did so little to promote his own work?

Posted April 26th, 2016

In Defense of ‘Hamilton’s’ Great Man Theory of History

If we see ourselves in heroes, perhaps we’ll see heroes in ourselves.

Posted April 15th, 2016

The Prettiest Star

RIP, David Robert Jones

Posted January 11th, 2016

He Didn’t Say Play On What, But I Still Think It’s a Marvelous Idea!

Following up on the Oregon Shakespeare Festival’s plan to “translate” Shakespeare into contemporary English.

Posted October 29th, 2015

Awake and Sing

Deaf West Theatre’s production of Spring Awakening is a revelation.

Posted October 29th, 2015

Beshrew My Very Heart

Chris Abraham’s discomfitingly traditional Taming of the Shrew at Stratford

Posted June 16th, 2015

Founding Bruthas

Believe the hype: Lin-Manuel Miranda’s new musical, “Hamilton,” is revolutionary.

Posted March 10th, 2015

A Man and a Woman Are One. A Man a Woman and a Sea Trout Are One.

The River seduces the audience at Circle in the Square in New York – but to what object?

Posted December 15th, 2014

Somebody’s Gonna Get It: Sean Graney’s Monumental “All Our Tragic”

Who wants to spend all day at a twelve hour marathon adaptation of the entire corpus of Greek tragedy? I do!

Posted October 7th, 2014