Warning: Don’t see this erotic-thriller-parody if you take life too seriously! Also: Don’t take life to seriously.View More THE SECRETARIES (Quince): An erotic-hilarious farce—not suited for an embarrassed young man?
This chaotic opus reaches Monty Python levels of absurdity one would never associate with Shakespeare’s own overlooked tragedy reject.View More CORIOLANUS (SHAKESPEARE ROULETTE) (Reject): Not your average tragedy
Reject Theatre Project launches this week with an inventive take on Shakespeare’s CORIOLANUS courtesy of Lesley Berkowitz.View More Reject Shakespeare: New theater company presents an impromptu CORIOLANUS with a drinking game
There’s a wonderful movement these days in the Philadelphia theater world to give voice to our younger generation. Dwindling arts funding, as well as the…View More MISSED CONNECTIONS & OTHER CURIOSITIES (Simpatico): A Craigslist cabaret
Romulus Linney’s GINT, now in an engaging staging by EgoPo Productions, does an admirable job of translating this modernist classic for contemporary audiences. Linney reworks the story so it seems to have been lifted straight from the annals of American folklore.View More GINT (EgoPo): Ibsen as American folklorist
Eugene Ionesco’s absurdest masterpiece The Bald Soprano (“La Cantatrice chauve”) ends as it begins: with an Englishwoman talking about french fried potatoes. Her husband isn’t listening, but this…View More Philadelphia’s BRAT Productions makes the theater of the absurd even more absurd