Theater

Tina Benko, left, portrays Melania Trump in the role of Caesar's wife, Calpurnia, and Gregg Henry, center left, portrays President Donald Trump in the role of Julius Caesar during a dress rehearsal of The Public Theater's Free Shakespeare in the Park production of Julius Caesar in New York. (Joan Marcus/The Public Theater via AP)
Arts & Culture Theater
Leah LibrescoJune 16, 2017
I will be glad to get some sleep when our “Julius Caesar” closes this Saturday, and I can stop living the fevered life of Casca the conspirator.
"Sweat" by Lynn Nottage won this year's Pulitzer Prize for Drama (photo: Joan Marcus).
Arts & Culture Theater
Rob Weinert-KendtJune 13, 2017
"Sweat" tells the story of steelworkers whose long friendship unravels as their livelihood is threatened by free trade and immigration.
Greg Hicks as "Richard III" (photo: Alex Brenner)
Arts & Culture Theater
David StewartMay 26, 2017
It would be fascinating were the producers able to arrange a quick transfer to a venue somewhere near the White House.
Arts & Culture Theater
David StewartApril 26, 2017
The 'Hamlet'-inspired play made the playwright Tom Stoppard an overnight sensation.
Jake Gyllenhaal in "Sunday in the Park with George" (photo: Matthew Murphy)
Arts & Culture Theater
Rob Weinert-KendtMarch 01, 2017
A good Sondheim show has the sinewy strength, both musically and dramatically, to thrive in the barest of renderings.
The cast of "Jitney" at Manhattan Theatre Club (photo: Joan Marcus)
Arts & Culture Theater
Rob Weinert-KendtFebruary 07, 2017
Since he died in 2005, Wilson's stature has only increased, with his name regularly appearing on annual lists of the nation’s most-produced playwrights.