Tag: Anne Kauffman

“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: detroit

Detroit by Lisa D’Amour Directed by Anne Kauffman Featuring Amy Ryan, David Schwimmer, John Cullum Playwrights Horizons, 416 West 42nd Street September 18, 2012 (opening) — October 7, 2012 production web site Reviewed by Martha Wade Steketee September 20, 2012 “I have been accused of many things, but they’ve never accused me of having a

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review: slow girl

Slow Girl by Greg Pierce Directed by Anne Kauffman Featuring Željko Ivanek and Sarah Steele Lincoln Center Theater at the Clara Tow Theater, 150 West 65th Street June 18, 2012 — July 29, 2012 [extended] production web site Reviewed by Martha Wade Steketee July 1, 2012 This just hit me…. I’m in the jungle. You live

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review: you better sit down

You Better Sit Down: Tales From My Parents’ Divorce by Anne Kauffman, Matthew Maher, Caitlin Miller, Jennifer R. Morris, Janice Paran, Robbie Collier Sublett Directed by Anne Kauffman Featuring Matthew Maher, Caitlin Miller, Jennifer R. Morris, and Robbie Collier Sublett The Civilians at The Flea Theater, 41 White Street April 12, 2012 — May 6, 2012 production web

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review: this wide night

This Wide Night by Chloe Moss Directed by Anne Kauffman Starring Edie Falco and Alison Pill Naked Angels at Peter Sharp Theater, 416 West 42nd Street production web site: http://nakedangels.com/thiswidenight/ May 8, 2010 through June 27, 2010 Reviewed by Martha Wade Steketee June 3, 2010 I have spent some time in Brixton (a squalid south

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