Theater Online - New York Theater Reviews

CalendarSearch by Date:
Current Reviews
No Current Reviews

Recent Reviews

Upcoming Reviews
Open: 04/15/14- Close: 04/27/14 BALLET HISPANICO
Ballet Hispanico, recognized as the nation’s leading Latino dance organization since 1970, returns to The Joyce Theater from April 15-27, 2014 with 15 performances featuring four dynamic programs. Tickets start at $10 and are on sale now. 

 

The extraordinary lineup of works, curated by Eduardo Vilaro in his fourth year as Artistic Director of Ballet Hispanico, features El Beso, a stunning world premiere by Spanish native Gustavo Ramírez Sansano with original costumes by internationally renowned fashion designer Angel Sanchez.  Other highlights include three Joyce premieres: Sombrerísimo, Belgo-Colombian Annabelle Lopez Ochoa’s athletic tour de force for six male dancers; Umbral, Edgar Zendejas’s seductive interpretation of the beloved Mexican celebration “Día de los Muertos” (Day of the Dead); and

Venue:
Joyce Theater : 175 Eighth Avenue
Open: 04/18/14- Close: 04/19/14 Brown Girls Burlesque Gets Real
Brown Girls Burlesque Gets Real is a multi-media theatrical burlesque spectacular, made to disrupt and distort the senses through the looking glass of reality TV. Using reality TV as a framework to thread together elements of competition and reality genres, the show will culminate in a live audience vote (via text/tweet) for the winner! Because in the Real World 
there can only be one winner!

Friday and Saturday
April 18 & 19 at 8PM

Tickets: $25
EARLY BIRD SPECIAL: $20 before April 11th 

Kumble Theater Box Office
www.kumbletheater.org
or (718) 488-1624

Kumble Theater at LIU Brooklyn 
1 University Plaza, Brooklyn, NY 11201
On Flatbush Ave between DeKalb Ave & Willoughby St

Venue:
Kumble Theater for the Performing Arts : 1 University Plaza
Open: 04/17/14- Close: 05/04/14 NICHOLAS NICKLEBY, A NEW MUSICAL
Suitable for all ages, an original musical version of Charles Dickens' classic tale with a cast of 35 Iincluding 6 children), including Broadway star Luba Mason* (Chicago, Jekyll & Hyde, How to Succeed, Sunset Blvd.), Cabaret luminary Karen Kohler* (Das Cabaret, Vienna to Weimar w/ KT Sullivan), Becca Gottlieb* (Nat. Tours: Damn Yankees, The Wedding Singer), and Douglas McDonnell (Metropolitan & New York City Operas), A comedic satire. Memorable characters. Famous romantic 1830’s novel with themes of class inequality & social injustice.

Join the Crummles Troupe in protest mode as they bring The Nickleby Family, The Squeers, The Cheerybles, Smike, Newman Noggs and an array of early Victorian era characters to life.

Venue:
Theater For The New City : 155 First Avenue
Open: 04/21/14- Close: 04/21/14 SHRUNKEN SHAKESPEARE COMPANY'S 2014 FUNDRAISER GALA - PAUL SORVINO'S LEAR ADAPTATION
Broadway, Off-Broadway and TV vets set to perform in Paul Sorvino’s world premiere adaption of Lear at Shrunken Shakespeare Company's 2014 Fundraiser Gala.

Paul Sorvino will star as Lear, and he will direct a cast of 19, including his own son, actor, director, producer Michael Sorvino (Stuck, Center Stages; Merry Wives of Windsor, Princeton Rep.). Other cast members include Anne Bates (The Culture Project; 30 Rock), Clodagh Bowyer (Irish Rep, EST, The Sopranos), Robert Bryson (Film: “Desolation Angels,” “West New York”), Yvonne Cone (Shakespeare & Co, SSC,

Venue:
TBG Theater, Main Space : 312 west 36th Street, 3rd Fllor
Open: 04/12/14- Close: 04/26/14 THE SCARY, IMPROVISED STEPHEN KING, AT THE PRODUCERS CLUB
IRTE, the Improvisational Repertory Theatre Ensemble, is BACK with its third season of improvised shows. After another highly successful season of full houses, stand-out fest appearances and glowing praise, the NYC-based ensemble of comedy actors and writers returns with its own unique brand of original themed, character-driven improvisational shows performed in rep. April 12, IRTE begins its official residency at The Producers Club with THE SCARY, Improvised Stephen King. Your dead pet stands by a shining dark tower in Maine...Watch in terror as the twisted members of IRTE craft your suggestions into a story worthy of the KING of Horror, himself! Dare you face... THE SCARY?!!


About the Company: IRTE: The Improvisational Repertory Theatre Ensemble

More Information »

Venue:
Producer's Club : 358 W 44 St