Arts & Culture TheaterRob Weinert-KendtMarch 01, 2017
A good Sondheim show has the sinewy strength, both musically and dramatically, to thrive in the barest of renderings.
Arts & Culture TheaterRob 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.
Arts & Culture FilmRob Weinert-KendtDecember 23, 2016
Is the form that defined mid-century American songcraft condemned to sputter along on the fumes of jukebox musicals and high-gloss family fare?
Arts & Culture TheaterRob Weinert-KendtNovember 23, 2016
How the theater helps us to survive, and to challenge, politics
Arts & Culture TheaterRob Weinert-KendtOctober 13, 2016
That is, if the promise of the New Testament is to be true that we might transcend our thorniest divisions.
TheaterRob Weinert-KendtMay 06, 2016
It is hard to imagine two more different writers or plays, but these two new stagings offer instructive contrasts.
TheaterRob Weinert-KendtApril 18, 2016
In two new productions intimate transgressions have world-shattering consequences
TheaterRob Weinert-KendtApril 06, 2016
Two nuanced plays from Danai Gurira
TheaterRob Weinert-KendtFebruary 18, 2016
The spiritual side of two Broadway revivals
Arts & Culture TheaterRob Weinert-KendtDecember 22, 2015
Arthur Miller's 'A View From the Bridge' stripped to its essence is a painful family tragedy.