When you transfer a show from London to New York there is always the risk that certain elements can get lost in translation.  While the acting, especially the heart and raw emotion, remained well intact, one could argue the...

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The Patron Saint of Sea Monsters

Before the curtain rises, we hear birds chirping like on the Jungle Cruise at Disneyland.  The play opens in a forest by a log cabin with a cocktail sign.  We see Calvin Little (Rob Campbell) in a wife beater, his half-brother...

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Clearly a lot of thought and time went into the Brick Theatre’s production of “Purchase.”  Unfortunately, I spent most of the show trying to work out what was happening and failing to keep up with the futuristic english syntax...

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All That Fall

To watch Eileen Atkins (Mrs. Rooney) and Michael Gambon (Mr. Rooney) working together is, well, a privilege.  These two are such skilled performers that what they do is layered, intricate – and looks easy.  So fluid and...

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