Tag: Theatre Row

‘The Price of Thomas Scott’ Offers Social Themes, a Dutiful Daughter, and Dance Breaks

The Mint Theater will unfurl a trio of plays this season by Elizabeth Baker (1876-1962), a woman of religious upbringing who worked in her family dry goods business as a teenager and in London offices in her twenties and thirties, where she discovered theater and began to write plays. The Price of Thomas Scott, the

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Fornes Meets O’Neill in Talbott’s Gravedigger’s Lullaby

[article as originally published in Theater Pizzazz, March 28, 2017.] For the trio of society’s cast-offs at the core of Jeff Talbott’s 90-minute play The Gravedigger’s Lullaby, life is having a pot with barely enough stew, a work day sweating over laundry or digging graves, and an evening enduring an inconsolable baby’s cries. There are

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review: The Healing

Written by Samuel D. Hunter Directed by Stella Powell-Jones Featuring Mary Theresa Archbold, Shannon DeVido, Pamela Sabaugh Theater Breaking Through Barriers at the Clurman Theatre June 11, 2016 – July 16, 2016  production site “It almost looks like a sitcom set,” says an audience neighbor, some minutes before the lights go down on Samuel D. Hunter‘s

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review: marry me a little

Marry Me a Little Songs by Stephen Sondheim Conceived and developed by Craig Lucas and Norman Rene Directed by Jonathan Silverstein Featuring Jason Tam, Lauren Molina Keen Company, Clurman Theatre at Theatre Row, 410 West 42nd Street October 2, 2012 (opening) — October 27, 2012 production web site Reviewed by Martha Wade Steketee September 26,

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review: lemon sky

Lemon Sky Written by Lanford Wilson Directed by Jonathan Silverstein Featuring Keith Nobbs, Kevin Kilner, Kellie Overbey Keen Company at Clurman Theatre, Theatre Row, 410 West 42nd Street September 13, 2011 — October 22, 2011 production web site: http://www.keencompany.org/upcoming/index.shtml Reviewed by Martha Wade Steketee September 25, 2011 “You have to know what the hell you’re doing.”

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review: benefactors

Benefactors By Michael Frayn Directed by Carl Forsman Featuring Vivienne Benesch, Daniel Jenkins, Stephen Turner, Deanne Lorette Keen Company at Clurman Theatre, Theatre Row, 410 West 42nd Street production web site:  http://www.keencompany.org/home/ April 5, 2011 (opening) — April 30, 2011 Reviewed by Martha Wade Steketee April 2, 2011 “I should have gone off and had

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