St. James Theater

The Reviews for Something Rotten! are In…

April 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

The reviews for Something Rotten! are in, and most find the new musical to be something wonderful, while some others feel it’s just a bit more rotten than it should be.  The musical is set in the Elizabethan Renaissance, when Shakespeare (a devilish idol, winningly played by Christian Borle) is the hottest thing in London and the Bottom brothers [...]

The Reviews for Side Show are In…

November 19, 2014 // 0 Comments

The reviews for the revival of Side Show are in, and the critics agree that this production is at least twice as compelling as the 1997 original.  As the title gives away, the story features sideshow freaks, including attached twins Violet and Daisy.  Though the world of Side Show can be grungy and vile in more ways than one, the final message is touching [...]

The Reviews for Bring It On: The Musical are In…

August 2, 2012 // 1 Comment

  The reviews for Bring It On: The Musical, the latest fun and frothy show to hit the Great White Way are in. Unlike the cheerleading predecessor from last season, Lysistrata Jones, reviewers were elated with the acrobatics and silly (if predictable) fun that marks this production. Brought to Broadway after a journey that began in Atlanta and [...]

The Reviews for On a Clear Day You Can See Forever are In…

December 12, 2011 // 1 Comment

The reviews for On a Clear Day You Can See Forever are in, and though they aren’t the worst we’ve seen this season, they are nowhere near rave reviews. With some very intensive script-changes that throw gender-bending into the mix, critics found the new book almost as problematic as the original. The biggest upset was the splitting of the main [...]