Everywhere you turn, there’s another Irish play, and each seems better than the last.View More [nyc] PUMPGIRL (Irish Repertory Theatre): Things are fine in Irish drama
You don’t have to be ten years old to thoroughly enjoy this production, you just have to retrace the breadcrumbs and remember how to pretend again.View More HANSEL AND GRETEL (Quintessence): Cool contemporary spin on Grimm
This visceral production explains why humans act the way that we do, and reveres love as the most sacred of experiences.View More METAMORPHOSES (Arden): A swim with the gods
A look at the building of the impressive set for the Arden production of METAMORPHOSES.View More Diving into METAMORPHOSES: A watery stage takes shape at the Arden
The angst-laden work and gloomy characters of Anton Chekhov provide funny fodder and apropos appellations for Christopher Durang’s VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE, now in production at the Philadelphia Theatre Company. The Bucks County playwright set his Tony Award-winning comedy where he lives, making for a decidedly quirky yet familiar combination of current local references and recurrent allusions to the Russian classics in a zany family reunion filled with adult sibling rivalry and childish temper tantrums.View More VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE (Philadelphia Theatre Company): Absurdist Farce on Russian Angst
Love sought is good, but given unsought, is better Philadelphia’s newest Shakespeare company, Revolution Shakespeare, will present the second oﬀering of its inaugural season on…View More The City of Brotherly Bard: Revolution Shakespeare returns with a show and a webseries
More bromance than rom-com, with an outrageously funny and scathing commentary on the lingering immaturity and adolescent fixations of America’s Gen Y, Neil Haven’s THE…View More  THE PLAYDATERS (Matchbox Theatre Project): Fringe review
With credits at almost every independent theater company in town (PAC, EgoPo, Luna, Simpatico, Renegade, Quintessence, etc.), Griffin Stanton-Ameisen has built a reputation as one of…View More Griffin Stanton-Ameisen: An interview with the actor/producer of THE PLAYDATERS about theater, relationships, and romcoms.