3 days ago | Theater
Like Taste, Benjamin Brand’s recent play about a man driven to devour his own flesh, My Barking Dog by Eric Coble shocks and surprises, and in a most brilliant and entertaining way. Commencing as a portrait of two alienated souls, it builds beyond...
10 days ago | Theater
Opera is a challenging art form — and opera improvised more challenging still. In The Discord Altar, a musical ensemble rises to that challenge, creating harmonious on-the-spot vocals to accompany a libretto by Meghan Brown and instrumental music ...
17 days ago | Theater
In 2012, over a million high school kids played football, but the sport has been hit with criticism in recent years, with mounting evidence of brain injuries and other ills. Liz Shannon Miller capitalizes on the controversy in Clutch, a ...
24 days ago | Theater
In Break of Noon, Neil LaBute departs from his typical preoccupation with gender warfare and builds a story around the sole survivor of a mass murder, who claims to have heard from God. Repetitive and too long by half, the play gets help from...
1 month ago | Theater
Writer-director Michael Phillip Edwards drew inspiration for his spooky comedy Blood from a Jamaican storyteller he knew in childhood, a man named Parsons, whose wild tales mixed moral imperative, ominous foreboding and pitch-black humor. Blood, t...
1 month ago