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It's the weekend before the Oscars and time for my annual predictions. I always try to see as many of the nominated pictures as possible and this year I haven't done too badly, catching all of the Best Picture nominees and al...
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My review of The Iceman Cometh at BAM with Nathan Lane and Brian Dennehy is on ArtsinNY.com.
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My review of A Month in the Country at CSC is now on ArtsinNY.com.
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British works dominate the field in the 2014-15 race for Best Play at the Tony Awards. The current frontrunner is "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time," Simon Steph..
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Unlike most years, there is no clear frontrunner for the Best Musical Tony Award for 2014-15. Last season, the battle lines were clearly drawn between "A Gentlemen’s Guide to Love a..
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My review  of Honeymoon in Vegas is on ArtsinNy.com
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My Oscar predictions.
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My review of Rasheeda Speaking, Between Riverside and Crazy and The Events is on ArtsinNY.com.
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My reviews of Into the Woods and Nevermore are on ArtsinNY.com.
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A new revival of Into the Woods, the fairy-tale musical by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine, opened Off-Broadway at the Roundabout Theatre Company’s Laura Pels Theatre on Jan. 23 for a limited run though March 22. This Fiasco Theatre production premiered at the McCarter Theater of Princeton, NJ, in May 2013 and was seen again …
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My joint review of Tales of Hoffman at the Met and Swan Lake at BAM is on ArtsinNY.com.
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http://www.newyork.com/articles/broadway/review-roundup-constellations-87267/

Here's my review roundup for Constellations for NewYork.com.
Constellations, Nick Payne’s 70 minute, two-character play about a couple’s relationship playing out in multiple universes, opened on Jan. 13 at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre. Oscar nominee Jake Gyllenhaal (Brokeback Mountain, Nightcrawler) and Golden Globe winner Ruth Wilson (The Affair) make their Broadway debuts in this co-production from Manhattan Theater Club and the Royal …
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