The Reviews for HADESTOWN are In…

Critics adore Hadestown, giving the most appealing recommendation for the underworld you're ever likely to hear. Blending Greek mythology with a Big Easy vibe and featuring a captivating score that ranges from pulsing, rhythmic folk-pop to downright heavenly arias, the critics are impressed with the balance achieved by the musical's creative developers, Anaïs Mitchell (writer)…

AWARDS SEASON 2019: Drama League Award Nominations

The first big crop of nominees for this season are in with nods to critical favorites like Oklahoma!, fan favs like Be More Chill, and flops that closed quickly like Head Over Heels Who'll take home the big prizes? Find out May 17 at 11:30 am. Outstanding Production of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Musical Ain't Too…

AWARDS SEASON 2019: The Pulitzer Prize for Drama

It's awards season once again and we couldn't be more excited!!! The season kicked off with the presentation of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama to Jackie Sibblies Drury's Fairview. The play, a "hard-hitting drama that examines race in a highly conceptual, layered structure, ultimately bringing audiences into the actors’ community to face deep-seated prejudices" premiered this past…

The Reviews for OKLAHOMA are In…

And critics might say they're in love. This naturalistic re-imagining of Oklahoma! may be less its traditional Broadway polish, but that's one of the reasons the critics call it "wide-awake, jolting and altogether wonderful." Set in the center of a mid-western arena, where guns adorn the walls and chili bubbles on the stage, the production…

The Reviews for AIN’T TOO PROUD Are In…

The reviews for Ain't Too Proud are in, and the critics may be split about where this one lands in the overall jukebox musicals standings, but there's no disagreement about the immense talent being showcased onstage. The performances of the original five Temptations (by Otis Williams, Paul Williams, Melvin Franklin, Eddie Kendricks, and David Ruffin)…

The Reviews for KISS ME KATE are In…

The reviews for Kiss Me Kate are in, and the critics appreciate this Cole Porter classic for the wondrous Kelli O'Hara as Kate and intelligent updates that replace some of the piece's misogyny with some much needed #metoo. First thing's first - Kelli O'Hara shines as her own brand of Lilli (the reviewers even note…

The Reviews for BE MORE CHILL are In…

The reviews for Be More Chill are in, and the critics are split. Is this the musical that finally speaks the truth of the tween experience? Some say so, celebrating the combination of pop-inspired music, highly emotive acting, and a frenetic, over-sugared energy that all reflect the life and tastes of modern high school kids…