Tag: Pershing Square Signature Center

Miller’s “20th Century Blues”: 40 Years, Four Women Fall Flat

[feature image caption: Ellen Parker, Franchelle Stewart Dorn, Polly Draper and Kathryn Grody ponder 20th Century Blues. Photos: Joan Marcus.] [article as originally published in The Clyde Fitch Report, November 27, 2017.] I wanted more depth from Susan Miller’s new play 20th Century Blues, about the long-term friendships among four 60-something women, currently running at the Pershing Square Signature

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Master Harold Assumes His Place

[article as originally published in Theater Pizzazz, November 16, 2016.] The slightly run down tea shop setting in the current Signature revival of Athol Fugard’s “Master Harold” … and the boys — directed by the playwright and designed by Christopher H. Barreca (set), Susan Hilferty (costume), Stephen Strawbridge (lights), and John Gromada (sound) — feels

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review: the piano lesson

The Piano Lesson By August Wilson Directed by Ruben Santiago-Hudson Featuring Roslyn Ruff, Brandon J. Dirden, James A Williams The Pershing Square Signature Center, 480 West 42nd Street November 18, 2012 (opening) — January 13, 2013 production web site Reviewed by Martha Wade Steketee November 21, 2012 A production extension into January 2013 of this magical,

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event musings: industry talk: literary directors and managers

Industry Talk: Literary Directors and Managers Host and moderator Christie Evaneglisto with Kirsten Bowen, Adam Greenfield, Carrie Hughes, Annie MacRae, Elizabeth Frankel Thursday, May 31, 2012 at 6pm Signature Theatre Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre, 480 West 42nd Street event site Signature Theatre and its new home at the Pershing Square Signature Center has become a

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review: title and deed

Title and Deed Written by Will Eno Directed by Judy Hegarty Lovett Featuring Conor Lovett The Pershing Square Signature Center Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre, 480 West 42nd Street May 20, 2012 — June 17, 2012 production web site Reviewed by Martha Wade Steketee May 18, 2012 “Just keep the screaming to yourself, if you would.”

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review: edward albee’s the lady from dubuque

Edward Albee’s The Lady From Dubuque by Edward Albee Directed by David Esbjornson Featuring Jane Alexander, Michael Hayden, Peter Francis James, Laila Robins The Pershing Square Signature Center, 488 West 42nd Street March 5, 2012 — April 15, 2012 production web site Reviewed by Martha Wade Steketee March 11, 2012 Life has intervened this past week, theatre

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