Critical Confabulations

a theatre, film & pop culture review

Theatre: Privacy

Privacy, starring Daniel Radcliffe, takes its cues from Edward Snowden, but fails to reveal more.

July 31, 2016 · Leave a comment

2014 Tony Awards Predictions: Best Play Revival

The Glass Menagerie is nominated for the first time ever.

June 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

2014 Tony Awards Predictions: Best Featured Actress in a Play

Can Sarah Greene’s saucy performance pull ahead of Celia Keenan-Bolger’s quietly tragic turn?

May 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Theatre Week in Review: July 27, 2013

Rebecca (maybe) rises from the grave, Sondheim gets the HBO doc treatment and lap dances are theatrical performances (or so some Philly strip clubs claim) and more theatre news from the week.

July 28, 2013 · 2 Comments

Theatre Week in Review: June 22, 2013

New York theatre loses more critical coverage, Daniel Radcliffe and the discrepancy between race and disability in theatre, a London company teaches the financial system to 5-year-olds.

June 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

Oscars 2013: Post-Awards Wrap-Up

Top 2013 Oscar Moments: The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly

February 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

20 Days of Thanks 2012: Days 6-8

I’m thankful for Rob Ashford’s sophisticated-sexy spin on classic Broadway choreography and his inherent sense of how musicals move, both within and without the production numbers.

November 9, 2012 · Leave a comment