An odd play in an idiosyncratic production. But when Tina Brock is onstage, the world is lit by lightning.
The Bearded Ladies’ show can be seen as a microcosm of the best and worst of Fringe.
Some fine acting enlivens Irish Heritage Theatre’s production, but the show is punching above its weight.
In 90 understated minutes, Tracy Letts sums up a life.
A starry production at New Jersey Rep can’t overcome the thinness of Michael Tucker’s play.
The author has tweaked her intriguing, elliptical script in problematic ways.
In positive and negative ways, this bold production idea proves surprisingly smooth sailing.
Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey’s energetic production makes a good case for the play without solving all its problems.
The crown may be hollow, but here it seems weightless.
Yet this extravagantly enjoyable show would benefit from being taken a bit more seriously.