Girl from North Country – Bringing it All Back Home

Bob Dylan might be envious of Sting’s and Springsteen’s Broadway debuts, or perhaps it’s his age, but he seems to be looking for alternative ways to expand his audience (i.e. the recent announcement of  Luca Guadagnino’s film adaptation of the Dylan album ‘Blood on the Tracks’). In the Girl from North Country, Irish playwright Conor…

Theater Post-Election

The best theater is thought-provoking. Sure, there are escapist musicals which we all need (now more than ever). But walking out of a theater, whether you’ve been laughing or crying, humming tunes or remembering a particular phrase, the show and performances stick with you, challenge you and leave a lasting impression — that is more…

Before Your Very Eyes – Don’t Blink

Anyone who is a parent knows how quickly children grow up. (Think “Sunrise, Sunset.”)  But none grow up at quite the breakneck speed that unfolds Before Your Very Eyes. Presented by a group of amateur and professional young actors (pre-teens and teens), this play presents the children at various life stages as they’re commanded to…