Author: Sarah Downs

Reich Richter Pärt

Fiery reds, piercing greens, epic violets. Painter Gerhard Richter’s art explodes with color. In this collaboration with two very different composers, Arvo Pärt and Steve Reich, we experience the painter’s work in uniquely different, yet related musical contexts. It’s an embarrassment of riches well worth the trip to the wilds of Hudson Yards.

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Sincerely, Oscar

“Oh for a muse of fire”, or at least a shot of whiskey.  Sincerely  Oscar is what you get when you sing in the shower and think you have created a show.  Incomprehensible and self-indulgent, this musical revue left me speechless, and not in a good way.

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I Married An Angel

In I Married an Angel, throughout a string of delicious Rodgers and Hart melodies, classic musical theater comedy riffs, two ballets and a tap number, Angel Sara Mearns stays true to her code –  “Truth is Beauty and Beauty is Truth”  Well … the truth may set you free but it can also get you into a lot of trouble! 

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Nantucket Sleigh Ride

Nantucket Sleigh Ride is a whale of a tale with bells on, bursting with farce that definitely exceeds the speed limit. Who knew a little island could generate so much drama?

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Hatef**k grapples with the gnarly issues of identity and art – subjective, objective, or defective. It’s a bit clunky, but what the play lacks in nuance it makes up for in f**cking.

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