Critical Confabulations

a theatre, film & pop culture review

Theatre: Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again.

British playwright Alice Birch takes cues from Caryl Churchill & Sarah Kane for this sharp, funny, feminist work.

May 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

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

Theatre: Southern Comfort

Southern Comfort is a heart-warming showcase for the trans community, but not for trans actors.

March 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

Theatre: The Royale

Marco Ramirez’s The Royale, a rhythmic take on boxing and grace, thankfully ain’t no Rocky.

March 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

Theatre: Smart People

Lydia R. Diamond’s sharp, sexy Smart People tackles race and racism in America.

February 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

Theatre: Skeleton Crew

Dominique Morisseau completes her Detroit trilogy with the moving and timely Skeleton Crew.

January 31, 2016 · Leave a comment

Best of 2015: New York Theatre

The top ten theatrical events of 2015.

December 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Best of 2014: New York Theatre

A look back at the best of (mostly) New York theatre in 2014.

December 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Theatre to Get Excited About: 2014 – 2015

15(ish) shows to get excited about in the 2014-2015 New York theatre season.

September 26, 2014 · Leave a comment




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