Top Stories

Broadway-Bound Magician Shows What's Up His Sleeve

By Mark Kennedy, John Carucci | Nov 25
One grew up idolizing Harry Houdini. The other worshipped David Copperfield. Now they're both in a place known more for jazz hands than sleight of hand.

The Acting Co. Does Shaw's Delightful Satire, 'Millionairess'

By EDGE | Nov 21
The Acting Company will present a staged reading of "The Millionairess," George Bernard Shaw's delightful satire on romance, religion, capitalism and how the other half lives at 7 p.m. on Monday, November 24 at the Pearl Theater.

John Cameron Mitchell Headed to 'Hedwig' on B'way

By Mark Kennedy | Nov 21
John Cameron Mitchell, the writer and original star of "Hedwig and the Angry Inch," is returning to her miniskirt, wigs and high heels.


Theatre Reviews

A Particle of Dread (Oedipus Variations)

By Cassandra Csencsitz | Nov 26
Sam Shepard's 'A Particle of Dread (Oedipus Variations)' fuzzily entwines two never-before-seen takes on the Oedipus Tragedy: a modern Southwestern 'Law & Order'-style investigation and a loosely Victorian Era-ish family drama.


By Wickham Boyle | Nov 24
Swiss mask theater company Mummenschanz performs a series of skits or acts all done wordlessly and without music, at NYU's Skirball Center.

The Umbilical Point

By J. Peter Bergman | Nov 24
Gabriel Rodriguez traps you like a fly in a spider's web in this new play about the life-force of his character, Pablo.