Most of the time, Actors’ Shakespeare Project’s production of Macbeth is compelling.
Not all of the production’s choices pay off, but Hamnet is a fascinating, one-of-a-kind play that strikes at a universal sense of longing.
Straight White Men features plenty of conflict, but most of this wrangling comes in the form of tiresome, repetitive familial bickering.
The show’s attempt at satire comes off as blunt and lecture-heavy at times, but the production still manages to be an engaging comedy of manners.
Commonwealth Shakespeare Company’s Richard III is a deft, gripping version of Shakespeare’s vision of malevolence, staged with verve and vision.
Apart from a few weak elements, GBS’s Calendar Girls is a well-acted, well-staged comedic romp filled with wit, warmth, and genuine insight.
Hub Theatre Company’s True West is a joy to watch.
Lost Laughs is an absorbing examination of the dark side of American celebrity.
At a lean ninety minutes long, the play tackles too many big issues to do them justice.
As a storyteller, Rohina Malik exudes warmth and humanity.