From modern to historic, tragic to fantastic, THE WOMEN OF IRELAND views the feminine from many angles, creating a fleshed out sculpture of Irish life.
Pennsylvania Ballet’s fifth program of the current season is a historically intriguing.
Philadelphia Voices is about a lot more than cheesesteaks!
HUMAN RITES succeeds as a vehicle to tackle such hot-topic themes as appropriation and intersectionality.
Quintessence Theatre Group explores the Shakespearean death throes of the Roman Republic.
I’ve gone from a fan and admirer to an enthusiastic supporter of Jen Childs in I WILL NOT GO GENTLY.
Most things are destined to be average, even musicals that have managed to stay on Broadway for a couple of years.
Neill Hartley’s ensemble for FROZEN makes the most of all the emotion and thoughtfulness Bryony Lavery invests in his play of forgiveness, redemption, and moving on.
Lantern Theater’s production of THE TEMPEST, Shakespeare’s last play, is an enjoyable, modest show, full of comedy and romance and the gentle spirit of human forgiveness.
Twenty-nine-year-old maestro Lahav Shani leads the Philadelphia Orchestra with a spotlight on trumpeter David Bilger
In adapting THE BLUEST EYE, Lydia R. Diamond trusts Toni Morrison.
Republished by kind permission from Neals Paper. Vocally, Jenny Lee Stern channels Patsy Cline. The clean, heartfelt sounds register. Physically, I kept seeing Judy Garland and began hoping Stern, a known…
Mel Brooks’s THE PRODUCERS has gone from Screen Comedy to Musical Comedy to Screen Musical Comedy and back to the stage again.
The choreography is intellectual and at the same time improvisational and spontaneous
If you’re a Leonard Bernstein fan, don’t miss the terrific new exhibit at the National Museum of American Jewish History.
SWAN LAKE is the classic that people think of when they hear the word “ballet.”
The Curtis Institute of Music and Opera Philadelphia’s stunning production Leonard Bernstein’s opera, A Quiet Place, is one of many worldwide celebrations of his centennial;