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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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Little Shop of Horrors (Photo: Emilio Madrid-Kuser)

Review: Little Shop of Horrors at Westside Theatre

The current Off-Broadway production of Little Shop of Horrors is exactly what fans want. It’s a tight, intimate production with quality singing and an A+ puppet. I’ve never seen the show ...

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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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Wonu Ogunfowora, Kaleb Wells, Alysha Umphress and Ryan McCartan in Scotland, PA. (Photo: Nina Goodheart)

Review: Scotland, PA at Roundabout Theatre Company

A few weeks ago, I told a friend that I planned to never see Macbeth again. I have nothing against Shakespeare’s great supernatural tragedy — on the contrary, it’s been ...

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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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Reviews

Review: Pumpgirl at Irish Repertory Theatre

Irish Repertory Theatre

Playwright Abbie Spallen has talent for description but a strong first act in this play set in Northern Ireland is weakened by a meandering second. Jordan Teicher reviews.

4 December

Features

Exeunt NYC Recommends: Winter Edition

Broadway, opera, festivals, imports and more. Who says things have to slow down once the cold weather hits? Our critics have your winter theater-going plans covered.

2 December


Reviews

Review: The Inheritance at Barrymore Theatre

Barrymore Theatre

Lane Williamson finds himself of two conflicting minds about the frustrating and entertaining two-part Matthew Lopez play about gay men in America.

3 December

Reviews

Review: Love Actually? The Unauthorized Musical Parody at the Jerry Orbach Theater

Jerry Orbach Theater

This parody of the 2003 romantic comedy offers plenty of laughs for the film's fans. Juliet Hindell reviews.

1 December

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Review: A Christmas Carol at Lyceum Theatre

Lyceum Theatre

An earnest holiday treat destined to bring tears to your eyes. Kev Berry weeps and reviews.

30 November

Reviews

Review: Fefu and Her Friends at Polonsky Shakespeare Center

Polonsky Shakespeare Center

María Irene Fornés's groundbreaking work of environmental theater still feels radical forty years later. Loren Noveck reviews.

28 November


Features
Joey Sims

Theatre Row Makes Space For The Kitchen Sink

Theatre Row gets reinvented with new residencies, a staff change, and a facelift. Joey Sims investigates these changes.

Exeunt Staff

Exeunt NYC Recommends: November 2019

This November, Alanis is on Broadway. Samuel D. Hunter is at Lincoln Center. And Dolly's back in town (well, sort of). Check out our critics' picks!

Exeunt Staff

Exeunt NYC Recommends: October 2019

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

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.

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Reviews

Review: A Bright Room Called Day at Public Theater

Public Theater

With recent revisions from Tony Kushner, there is quiet and bombastic brilliance in this play, but he still does not quite trust his audience. Alison Walls reviews.

27 November

Reviews

Review: Keep at Studio Theatre

Studio Theatre

In Daniel Kitson's storytelling show, he looks back on his past and is surprised by what he finds. Nicole Serratore reflects along with him.

26 November

Reviews

Review: The Young Man from Atlanta at Signature Theatre

Signature Theatre

In an otherwise "formulaic family tragedy," a standout performance by Pat Bowie raises the stakes. Cameron Kelsall reviews.

25 November

Reviews

Review: 32 rue Vandenbranden at the BAM Harvey Theater

BAM Harvey Theatre

A trailer park in a snow storm becomes an arena for gravity and joint-defying physical theatre in this hilarious and surprising piece from Belgium. Lane Williamson reviews.

22 November


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26 August
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.


20 August
Joey Sims

The Trouble With Timbers

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


7 July
Exeunt Staff

A Contemplation of Design

Our critics share their thoughts and feelings about theater design.


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.