A creative retelling of an old tale performed with verve and playfully written by Donnetta Lavinia Grays. Patrick Maley reviews.
A roommate comedy from Lily Akerman too frequently skims the surface. Nicole Serratore reviews
Stories that cry out to be told, in a play that doesn’t always succeed in telling them. Loren Noveck reviews.
Ruth Negga stars in this traditional Hamlet which uses a rich visual language but lacks emotional punch. Nicole Serratore reviews.
The musical adaptation of the Swinging Sixties film doesn’t know what to make of its sexually liberated foursome. Maya Phillips reviews.
Simon Stone turns Euripides’ “Medea” to ash and Rose Byrne crawls from the flames in a reworking at BAM. Lane Williamson reviews.
This rarely produced Shakespeare play “illuminates the utter divide between the rich and the poor.” Ran Xia reviews.
Zora Howard adds subtlety and depth to the kitchen sink drama. Alison Walls reviews.
Juan Ramirez finds more repetitions of an idea than productive variations on a theme in Eboni Booth’s new play for the Atlantic.
Off-Broadway dominates this month’s recommendations column. Our critics celebrate the diversity of material on display all over New York City stages.