Theater

Photo of Will Arbery, upper left, and “Heroes of the Fourth Turning,” upper right, courtesy Playwrights Horizon. Bottom photo: Catholic News Service
Rob Weinert-Kendt January 22, 2021
“There’s a war coming, dude,” says one character to another in “Heroes of the Fourth Turning.” Was she right?
Isabelle Senechal January 15, 2021
It is a story made possible by young people’s collective efforts to find some creative solace during Covid-19.
Against the backdrop of a pandemic’s blight and wounds from an acrimonious election, a group of acclaimed actors on Sunday staged an online reading of a religious text with remarkable relevance to the current moment: the Book of Job.
Viola Davis as Ma Rainey in ”Ma Rainey's Black Bottom” (David Lee/Netflix).
Rob Weinert-Kendt December 04, 2020
Chadwick Boseman also appears in his final performance before his untimely death.
Lindsay Chessare September 18, 2020
This production of ‘Godspell’ is striving to be the benchmark for a possible future for theater.
Ron Marasco September 18, 2020
Terry Eagleton's new book on tragedy can be a difficult read.