It’s Shakespeare in Lowell –the stage piled with ghostly corpses, the heroes all dead, the young bard in mourning.
Theater Review: “The Heath” — Shakespearean Resonances
It’s impossible not to be moved by Lauren Gunderson’s elegant, understated writing.
Theater Review: “Slow Food” — Could Use More Meat on its Bones
Qualms aside, Slow Food is an enjoyable show that taps into the uncertainties of middle-aged parents who must confront a strange, new life without the kids.
Theater Review: “Villains’ Supper Club” — The Adventures of a Supermom
The Villains’ Supper Club supplies an engaging and funny twist on the superhero mythos, plus a smart, refreshing look at the tribulations of working mothers.
Theater Review: A Soaring “Silent Sky” at MRT
I found myself almost wishing the dramatist had written a longer play (a rare desire coming from a theater critic).
Theater Review: “Women in Jeopardy!” — Critic Left Unconcerned
The MRT production marches clumsily along the fine line of being funny and knowing it is funny.
Theater Review: “The Making of a Great Moment” — Not So Much
The Making of a Great Moment comes off as flawed entertainment
Theater Review: “I and You”—Sounding a “Barbaric Yawp”
This gem of a play that is guaranteed to make you gasp at its surprising conclusion and leave the theater reveling in its lush language and the outstanding performances.