Tag: Amy Herzog

“Mary Jane,” Mom to Chronically Sick Child, Gently Explodes

[article as originally published in The Clyde Fitch Report, September 27, 2017.] There’s quiet devastation in the all-female voices of Amy Herzog’s Mary Jane, now playing at Off-Broadway’s New York Theatre Workshop after a run last spring at Yale Repertory Theatre. Herzog’s play does explode, but gently, exposing life around the edges of achingly ordinary domestic details. Carrie Coon assumes the potent,

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review: 4000 miles

4000 Miles by Amy Herzog Directed by Daniel Aukin Featuring Gabriel Ebert, Greta Lee, Mary Louis Wilson, Zoe Winters Lincoln Center Theater Mitzi E. Newhouse, 150 West 65th Street March 15, 2012 — May 20, 2012 [opening April 3, 2012] production web site Reviewed by Martha Wade Steketee March 24, 2012 Lefty politics and gentle intergenerational interactions

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review: after the revolution

After the Revolution By Amy Herzog Directed by Carolyn Cantor Featuring David Margulies, Lois Smith, Mare Winningham Playwrights Horizons, Peter Jay Sharp Theater, 416 West 42nd Street production web site October 21, 2010 — November 28, 2010 Reviewed by Martha Wade Steketee November 3, 2010 Joseph Cornell box set, framed by natural warmly aged wood, mementoes in

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