Theater Online - New York Theater Reviews

CalendarSearch by Date:
Current Reviews
No Current Reviews

Recent Reviews

Upcoming Reviews
Nothing Currently Scheduled
Open: 02/02/05- Close: 02/05/05 Spontaneous Combustion #15
Teams of writers and actors Write, Rehearse, Tech & Perform an evening of 5-minute plays... in just 48 Hours!
Venue:
Manhattan Theater Source : 177 MacDougal St
Open: 11/26/18- Close: Open Run Spontaneous Combustion #15
Teams of writers and actors Write, Rehearse, Tech & Perform an evening of 5-minute plays... in just 48 Hours!
Venue:
Triangle Theatre at the Church of the Ho : 316 East 88th Street
Open: 10/31/19- Close: 04/26/20 Season-Long Dutch Focus at the Kennedy Center: Five fun-filled performances for young audiences
Season-Long Dutch Focus at the Kennedy Center Dutch Never Grow Up! program brings five fun-filled performances for young audiences to the Kennedy Center October 31, 2019-April 26, 2020 Throughout the 2019-2020 season, Kennedy Center Performances for Young Audiences will present five award-winning music, theater, and dance companies from the Netherlands in collaboration with Dutch Performing Arts. This season-long Dutch focus will bring the unique, high-caliber work of Woest, BonteHond, Mass Theater & Dance, Oorkaan, and De Dansers to families and student audiences at the nation's cultural center in Washington, D.C. Performances kick-off in October and November 2019 and will continue in January and April 2020. For tickets and more information, please visit: https://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/series/PYA.
Venue:
Kennedy Center : 2700 F Street Northwest
Open: 05/18/19- Close: 05/16/20 A THERAPY SESSION WITH MYSELF
UPDATE: Please note that our September 21st, 2019 performance has been cancelled, due to unforeseen circumstances. We apologize for any inconvenience, and we hope to see you at one of our later performances in the future.

"...a really amazing show with a super important message! It was a good reminder to check in with yourself and to not ignore what your mind is telling you. As someone who deals with mental illnesses, it was really amazing to see my struggles portrayed on stage in such a truthful way!"

-Fit for Broadway

"...a thought-provoking and entertaining exploration of one artist's struggle to move through mental disorder to a better self-understanding and state of self-acceptance and worth."

-Nannette Deasy, Co-founder and Artistic Director of IRTE

Venue:
The Kraine Theater : 85 E. 4th Street
Open: 01/30/20- Close: 02/01/20 The Bang Group presents POP Performance: Women in Motion from Thursday, January 30 to Saturday,
The Bang Group presents POP Performance: Women in Motion from Thursday, January 30 to Saturday, February 1 at 8pm at The Theater at Gibney, 280 Broadway (entrance at 53A Chambers). Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 at the door, and can be purchased online at https://gibneydance.org/event/pop-performance-women-in-motion-commission/2020-01-29/, by phone at 646-837-6809, or in person at The Theater at Gibney 280 Broadway (entrance at 53A Chambers).

 

Women in Motion Commission 2019/2020:

asubtout (Katy Pyle +Eleanor Hullihan)

Rebecca Stenn

Same As Sister (S.A.S.)/Briana Brown-Tipley + Hilary Brown-Istrefi

 

Venue:
Gibney Dance Center : 890 Broadway 5th Floor
Open: 09/06/19- Close: 06/01/20 The Theater at the 14th Street Y Announces 2019-2020 Season
The Theater at the 14th Street Y 

Announces 2019-2020 Season

 

The Theater at the 14th Street Y continues to honor the edgy, diverse, and rich history of innovative culture-making in the East Village with the 2019-20 Season from September 6, 2019 through June 2020. All productions are chosen through a submission process and the curated season is co-presented by the Theater at the 14th Street Y. From a wide range of artists the season is a deliberate program of artistic discourse around the theme of Life and Death.

 

Highlights of the season include:

Venue:
14th Street Theater : 344 East 14th Street
Open: 01/30/20- Close: 02/23/20 UNSTUCK
Ever been afraid to use the word “delectable” in a sentence after JonBenet Ramsey said it the night before she was murdered in the JonBenet Ramsey Lifetime Original Movie? Ever have to shout “green car, green car, green car,” every time a green car zooms down the street? If you answered yes, you probably have OCD. We've all heard about the hand washing, the touching, the counting. But most of us haven't heard the rest of it -- the fear of accidentally causing violent harm to a loved one, the fear that using a particular word might result in the death of your best friend. Killing people with your vagina germs! Accidentally impregnating your mother! The list goes on.

UNSTUCK explores the intersection of Olivia Levine’s OCD with her sexuality, focusing on how it engages with her familial, platonic and romantic

Venue:
Tank Theatre : 151 W 46th Street
Open: 01/31/20- Close: 02/01/20 Warriors Don’t Cry
Reluctant to cope with one more tragedy in a school—raise your hand if you feel me!—young activist Ya Girl is ready to call it quits on leading her million-plus Instagram followers in the fight for social justice. When Melba Pattillo Beals steps out of history and into Ya Girl’s phone to share the story of her battle to integrate Little Rock Central High School in 1957, Ya Girl learns to see herself in Melba—and in all the young warriors who came before her to raise their hands and make a difference.

Venue:
Sheen Center for Thought & Culture : 18 Bleecker Street
Open: 02/03/20- Close: 02/03/20 Works & Process at the Guggenheim presents Company with Marianne Elliott
Works & Process, the performing arts series at the Guggenheim, presents Company with Marianne Elliott on Monday, February 3, 2020 at 7:30pm.

 

Two-time Tony Award-winning director Marianne Elliott illuminates the creative process behind her revival of Stephen Sondheim and George Furth's landmark American musical, Company, with Tony Award-winning panelists Katrina Lenk and Patti LuPone. On the heels of its Olivier Award-winning, sensational hit run in London's West End, Company will open on Broadway in a visionary new production featuring a gender-swapped, marriage-shy Bobbie at her 35th birthday party, where all her friends ask: Why isn't she married? Why can't she find the right man? Isn't it time she settles down and starts a family? But Bobbie

Venue:
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum : 1071 Fifth Avenue
Open: 01/27/20- Close: 01/27/20 Works & Process at the Guggenheim presents West Side Story Ivo van Hove and Anne Teresa De Keersmaek
Works & Process, the performing arts series at the Guggenheim, presents West Side Story: Ivo van Hove and Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker on Monday, January 27, 2020 at 7:30pm.

 

When the original production by Jerome Robbins, Arthur Laurents, Leonard Bernstein, and Stephen Sondheim premiered on Broadway in 1957, it changed the face of American musical theater. More than sixty years later, Tony Award winner Ivo van Hove directs a new production that features all-new choreography on Broadway for the first time by the internationally acclaimed Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker, as well the most Broadway debuts in history with 32 cast members. Prior to its February 6 opening, audience members are invited behind the scenes as van Hove and De Keersmaeker participate in a moderated discussion and cast members perform

Venue:
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum : 1071 Fifth Avenue
Open: 01/06/20- Close: 06/14/20 Works & Process, the Performing Arts Series at the Guggenheim, Announces Spring 2020 Season
Works & Process, the Performing Arts Series at the

Guggenheim, Announces Spring 2020 Season 

 

Highlights

Opening Night Cabaret with Anthony Roth CostanzoNew dance commissions by Ephrat Asherie and Omari WilesTheatrical first looks at CompanyWest Side Story, and Ocean FilibusterOpera sneak peek with Lincoln Center Theater's Intimate Apparel, The Metropolitan Opera's Agrippina, and Opera Theatre of Saint Louis's AwakeningsDance previews featuring BalletX and

Venue:
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum : 1071 Fifth Avenue