Sometimes a stage flub can stick with you. Joey Sims had such an experience with New York theatre stalwart David Rasche in 2013 and again in Rasche’s cabaret debut at Feinstein’s/54 Below.
Joey Sims finds a missed opportunity to tell a truly powerful story in Donja R. Love’s newest play.
A stage adaptation of Édouard Louis’ queer coming of age novel brings up our writer’s own childhood memories. Joey Sims reviews.
Theatre Row gets reinvented with new residencies, a staff change, and a facelift. Joey Sims investigates these changes.
Harvey Fierstein gives a warm portrayal of legendary political figure Bella Abzug, while challenging the audience to consider some uncomfortable political truths of today. Joey Sims reviews.
A thrilling, thought-provoking political work by Tina Satter based on a real-life FBI transcript that unsettles with strong performances. Joey Sims reviews.
This new musical is tremendous fun, but if it dug a little deeper it could rise to greateness. Joey Sims reviews.
Peter Mark Kendall delivers a “quiet, humane” performance in this otherwise tonally-confused play. Joey Sims reviews.
John Lennon and Paul McCartney forge their iconic bond in this simplistic, but ultimately moving play by Bob Stevens. Joey Sims reviews.
Loose connections but stronger feelings bring a sense of community to a devised work by The HawtPlates. Joey Sims reviews