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Amber Gray in Hadestown (Photo: Matthew Murphy)

Review: Hadestown at Walter Kerr Theatre

At once contemporary and timeless, romantic without being sappy, sad but not macabre, Hadestown is a wonderful piece of work. The music swings as the songs cultivate real, moving drama ...

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Moulin Rouge (Photo: Matthew Murphy)

The Trouble With Timbers

Alex Timbers may feel you did not fully appreciate Rocky: Das Musical. In 2013, when Alex Timbers was handed the huge budget of a Rocky stage musical (and the playground of ...

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"The Lehman Trilogy" at Park Avenue Armory (Photo: Stephanie Berger)

A Contemplation of Design

As the meltdown over the removal of the Les Miserables revolve has taught us, audiences care about design (and possibly they also hold onto the past a little too tightly).   Far ...

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Charlie Cox, Zawe Ashton, Tom Hiddleston (Photo: Marc Brenner)

Review: Betrayal at Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre

What most struck me about this production of Harold Pinter’s Betrayal, is how much it reminded me of another star-powered Pinter production that grazed Broadway in 2015--Old Times. The staging ...

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The cast of Ain't Too Proud (Photo: Matthew Murphy)

Review: Ain't Too Proud at Imperial Theatre

To date, there have been a total of twenty-four members of The Temptations; the greatest rhythm and blues group of Motown Records’ golden era. But Ain’t Too Proud: The Life and ...

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Review: The Rose Tattoo at American Airlines Theatre

American Airlines Theatre

Big on comedy, lacking in nuance, this production of Tennessee Williams' play fails to interweave the tragedy underlining the characters. Alison Walls reviews.

16 October

Features

Exeunt NYC Recommends: October 2019

From Tina Turner to Tony Kushner, there's something to suit every taste this month.

29 September


Reviews

Review: Little Shop of Horrors and The Light in the Piazza in Los Angeles

Dorothy Chandler Pavilion

Two musical revivals in Los Angeles don't live up to their material, but Mj Rodriguez delivers a stunning performance at the Pasadena Playhouse. Lane Williamson reviews.

16 October

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Review: The Wrong Man at MCC

Robert W. Wilson MCC Theater Space

While the musical's book has problems, this new show from songwriter Ross Golan boasts a strong cast and addictive score. Ayanna Prescod reviews.

16 October

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Review: Soft Power at The Public Theater

Public Theater

David Henry Hwang turns a real life attack and a shocking election into a shimmering musical that looks at US-Chinese relations with a wink and a dance break. Juliet Hindell reviews.

15 October

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Review: Nothing Gold Can Stay at the A.R.T./New York Theatres

ART/New York

Peter Mark Kendall delivers a "quiet, humane" performance in this otherwise tonally-confused play. Joey Sims reviews.

11 October


Features
Patrick Maley

Finding Community with ShakesBEER

8 years of Shakespearean pubcrawls has taught the artists behind ShakesBEER a lot. Patrick Maley explores the history of this NYC tradition.

Exeunt Staff

Exeunt NYC Recommends: September 2019

From British imports on Broadway to experimental art downtown, Exeunt NYC recommends it all and more this September.

Joey Sims

The Trouble With Timbers

Can Alex Timbers find the heart in his shows? Joey Sims ponders Timbers' recent Broadway outings.

Exeunt Staff

A Contemplation of Design

Our critics share their thoughts and feelings about theater design.

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Reviews

Review: Terra Firma at the Baruch Performing Arts Center

Baruch Performing Arts Center

The COOP's inaugural production uses the true story of a sovereign state in the North Sea as a microcosm of environmental woes. Ran Xia reviews.

11 October

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Review: Heroes of the Fourth Turning at Playwrights Horizons

Playwrights Horizons

Playwright Will Arbery admirably endeavors to craft a nuanced portrait of conservative Catholicism, but the result is a facile exploration of religious and political tribalism. Cameron Kelsall reviews.

7 October

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Review: Dublin Carol at Irish Repertory Theatre

Irish Repertory Theatre

While not his finest work, this penetrating portrait of a shattered man by Conor McPherson gets an empathetic production. Patrick Maley reviews.

7 October

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Review: White Noise at NYU Skirball

NYU Skirball Center

Daniel Fish's adaptation of Don DeLillo's novel is more focused on the "tapestry of the book's language" than conveying its plot. Lane Williamson reviews.

30 September


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18 June
Exeunt Staff

Exeunt NYC Recommends: Summer 2019

Forget the beach! There's plenty to see on and off Broadway this summer. Exeunt NYC's critics clue you in on the hottest openings between now and the end of August.


4 June
Patrick Maley

Dublin Saturday: A Day with Sean O’Casey

Three productions of Sean O'Casey's plays at the Irish Rep showcase his genius. Pat Maley soaks them all in in one day.


28 March
Exeunt Staff

Exeunt NYC Recommends: April

Daniel Fish and Heidi Schreck make it to Broadway, while Ivo van Hove and Enda Walsh take Brooklyn by storm. Our critics recommend all that and more this April.


24 February
Exeunt Staff

Exeunt NYC Recommends: March

Glenda Jackson's Lear, the latest from wunderkind Jeremy O. Harris, and the New York debut of Phoebe Waller-Bridge: all that and more are coming up this March.