Noah Millman

Posts tagged “theatre”

Savage Beauty: The Maids at City Center

Cate Blanchett steals a show from her director and Mistress alike.

Posted August 13th, 2014

Antic Hay: Noël Coward’s Hay Fever at the Stratford Festival of Canada

The production echoes Seinfeld (and not always in a good way).

Posted June 30th, 2014

The Killer Inside

A meditation on original sin ideally suited to the theatre of the absurd

Posted June 21st, 2014

Play’s The Thing: Theatrical Notes For April

A whirlwind tour of three New York plays worth your attention

Posted May 2nd, 2014

Gained In Translation: A Doll’s House at BAM

A triumphant production of Ibsen’s classic play

Posted February 28th, 2014

2013: A Theatrical Year In Review

Speaking of lists: it seems especially silly to recap the year in …

Posted December 31st, 2013

A Macbeth That Believes in Witches

Ethan Hawke in a tragedy more horror story than cautionary tale.

Posted December 13th, 2013

G&S Under The Big Top

A mad genius finds a home in Gilbert and Sullivan.

Posted December 6th, 2013

The Great American Lesbian Musical Has Arrived: Fun Home at the Public Theater

From a comic strip memoir to the New York stage, with song.

Posted November 7th, 2013

Hard Landing

I’m not entirely sure how to feel about The Landing, the new musical …

Posted November 1st, 2013

An Unsentimental Education: Our Town at the Shakespeare Theater of New Jersey

Amazingly enough, until this past Sunday I’d never actually seen a production …

Posted October 30th, 2013

Failing Chemistry

Why can’t we make Romeo and Juliet work?

Posted October 29th, 2013

Orange Is the New Rome: Julius Caesar at St. Ann’s Warehouse

A prison setting for Shakespeare’s play about power and tyranny.

Posted October 18th, 2013

A Classical Revival Downtown

The good folks at Elevator Repair Service are doing text-driven theater in …

Posted October 18th, 2013

Public Indecency: Elevator Repair Service’s Arguendo

Theater can make compelling performance even out of Supreme Court arguments.

Posted October 18th, 2013

Women Beware Women: Mary Stuart at Stratford

A production powered by sex much more than politics

Posted October 16th, 2013

Midnight in the Garden of the Finzi-Continis: The Merchant of Venice at Stratford

I have been extraordinarily remiss in finishing up my Stratford reviews. The …

Posted October 16th, 2013