Critical Confabulations

a theatre, film & pop culture review

Theatre: Ironbound

Ironbound thoughtfully gives voice to those who rarely make it to our stages – and showcases a major talent.

March 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

Best of 2011: New York Theatre

This is my Top Ten New York Theatre Productions of 2011 (plus a few special awards).

January 8, 2012 · 2 Comments

Theatre Review: Asuncion

As an actor, Jesse Eisenberg’s a delight to watch — bounding across the stage with curls a’bouncin’, splaying his slender frame across a beanbag — even if his range seems narrowly defined. As a playwright… well, let’s just say he’s got potential.

November 13, 2011 · Leave a comment

Theatre Review: Milk Like Sugar

Sixteen-year-old Annie and her two spunky high school BFFs crave something more than the powdered milk that sits on their shelves — the milk that tastes sweet like sugar, but offers little sustenance.

October 15, 2011 · Leave a comment