Theatre

Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss’ “Six The Musical” At Lena Horne Theatre, Saturday, 3pm, February 17th, 2024, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | February 18, 2024

What a ripoff

Howard Ashman And Alan Menken’s “Little Shop Of Horrors” At Westside Theatre, Saturday, February 10th, 2024, 2pm, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | February 12, 2024

inexorably into out and out horror

Stephen Sondheim’s “Merrily We Roll Along” At Hudson Theatre, October 25th, 2023, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | October 26, 2023

songs are strong and plentiful

David Blaine Presents Asi Wind’s Inner Circle Off-Broadway Magic Show At The Judson Theatre In NYC

By admin | October 25, 2023

one of magic’s most influential thinkers and performers

Stephen Sondheim’s “Here We Are” At The Shed, In Previews, Saturday, October 21st, 2023, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | October 22, 2023

if you are a theatre and cultural lover you will forgive the missteps to join him one more time

“Back To The Future The Musical” In Previews At Winter Garden Theatre, July 7th, 2023, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | July 9, 2023

Death to movie musicals on Broadway…

David Byrne And Fatboy Slim’s “Here Lies Love” In Previews At The Broadway Theatre, Sunday, July 2nd, 2pm, 2023, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | July 3, 2023

The weakness of the songs barely register there is so much going on.

Encore’s in Concert Performance Of Lionel Bart’s “Oliver!” At City Center, Saturday, May 13th, 2023 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | May 14, 2023

“Oliver Twist” was a protest novel wrapped in a typical Dickens cliffhanger

A Second Look At “Sweeney Todd” And Some Thoughts About Great Theatre

By Iman Lababedi | May 8, 2023

Attention must be paid…

Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler’s Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street At Lunt Fontanne, 2pm, wednesday April 26th, 2023 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | April 27, 2023

What better way to celebrate Spring in 2023

Howard Mase And Marla Mase’s “Being Somebody” At Tada Theatre Tuesday, April 18th, 2023 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | April 19, 2023

both nostalgic for a time and place you are not a part of, and thrilled by the 20th Century Jewish experience

On Tuesday April 18th, 2023, Marla Mase And Her Father Howard Mase Live On Stage in “Being Somebody” IS SOLD OUT!!!

By admin | April 16, 2023

Unmissable

Lerner And Loewe’s “Camelot” At The Vivian Beaumont, Saturday, April 1st, 2023, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | April 2, 2023

a curtain closing on the greatest age of the USA.

“Gatsby,” A New Musical, featuring music by Florence Welch, To Premiere At American Repertory Theater In 2024

By admin | February 23, 2023

a brand-new musical stage adaptation of the legendary F. Scott Fitzgerald novel

The Neil Diamond Musical: A Beautiful Noise At The Broadhurst Theatre, Sunday, December 18th, 2022, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 22, 2022

the dream of America is defined by a teenage Jewish boy.

“The Beast Inside” Red Carpet Industry Screening, Friday, December 2nd 2022 at Fine Arts Theatre, Beverly Hills Pictorial

By Iman Lababedi | December 6, 2022

Here are red carpet pictures from last Friday…

Max Martin’s “@ Juliet” At The Stephen Sondheim Theatre, November 26th, 2022 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | November 27, 2022

If you are a teen or twenty-something woman give it a go

Tom Stoppard’s “Leopoldstadt” At Longacre Theatre, Saturday, September 17th, 2022, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | September 20, 2022

brings to life dozens of people

Michael R. Jackson’s “A Strange Loop” at the Lyceum Theatre, Saturday, September 3rd, 2022 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | September 5, 2022

dedicated to all those black gay boys I Knew who chose to go on back to the Lord

Neil Simon’s “Plaza Suite” At The Hudson Theatre, Saturday, 2pm Performance, June 18th, 2022, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | June 20, 2022

It sends us home on cloud nine

Thornton Wilder’s “The Skin Of Your Teeth” At Vivian Beaumont Theatre, Saturday, May 28th, 2022, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | May 29, 2022

a thoughtful and powerful production that still can’t square the circle

Billy Crystal In “Mr. Saturday Night” at Nederland Theatre, Tuesday, May 24th, 2022, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | May 26, 2022

weaving a fairy tale for us to get lost in

Stephen Sondheim’s “Company” At The Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre, Saturday, March 26th, 2022, 2PM, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | March 27, 2022

It is great whoever you are but if you are a true New Yorker it is even better

Verdi’s “Don Carlos” At The Metropolitan Opera, Friday, March 18th, 2022, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | March 20, 2022

ends in even more tragedy

“SIX”at the Brooks Atkinson Theater, Saturday, 2pm, March 12th, 2022 Reviewed

By Ken Davis | March 14, 2022

Everyone was good, spirited, and appealing

MJ At Neil Simon Theatre, Saturday, March 12th At 2pm, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | March 13, 2022

the story of a man who was a child who wasn’t there

Sesame Street Live! Let’s Party At Hulu Theatre, 1030AM, Saturday, February 20th, 2022, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | February 22, 2022

if they were performing at children’s hospitals, or at Kindergarten lunch breaks, would be fine

Mozart’s “The Marriage Of Figaro”, Saturday, January 15th, 1PM, At The Metropolitan Opera, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | January 17, 2022

sex and skills level the playing field

Hugh Jackman In Meredith Wilson’s “The Music Man”At Winter Garden Theatre, Sunday, January 9th, 2022, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | January 10, 2022

in 1912 the grass was greener and the red was paler

“Mamma Mia!” At Balch Arena Theatre, Aidekman Arts Center, Tufts University, Friday, December 3rd, 2021 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 4, 2021

Voulez Vous? Bien Sur

Bruce Is Back On Broadway…. And So Am I

By Iman Lababedi | July 1, 2021

a thrill to have him welcome us back

Tufts University Presents Lauren Gundersons “Silent Sky,” Opening Night friday April 30th, 2021, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | May 2, 2021

cool, speedy, and moving production

“Jagged Little Pill” At the Broadhurst Theatre, Saturday, November 30th, 2019, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 1, 2019

a true reflection of Generation Z

“We Will Rock You – The Musical By Queen And Ben Elton” At The Hulu Theatre, Friday, November 15th, 2019, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | November 17, 2019

the bland butchering of the rock and roll dream

“Dr Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas”” At Hulu Theatre, Saturday, December 22nd, 2018, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | December 23, 2018

It isn’t great even by James’ mouth agape standards.

Happy Thanksgiving! PUFFS Filmed Live + the PUFFS Script are available to purchase

By admin | November 22, 2018

Smart move from the Hufflepuffs

Tom Stoppard’s “The Hard Problem” At Lincoln Theatre Mitzi E. Newhouse, November 10th, 2018, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | November 19, 2018

“The Hard Part” is a disappointment the way that Let It Be is a disappointment.

Peter Brook returns to Brooklyn for 3 weeks only!

By admin | November 10, 2018

IN THE SECOND HALF OF THE 20TH CENTURY, NO DIRECTOR HAS HAD MORE INFLUENCE OR MORE RECOGNITION THAN PETER BROOK

Chicago At The Ambassador Theater, Saturday, August 11th, 2018, Reviewed

By Helen Bach | August 13, 2018

I get that whole Razzle Dazzle thing now

Head Over Heels A New Musical Hudson Theater Saturday June 30th, 2018

By Helen Bach | July 1, 2018

the theme is over done with a twist of rainbow sherbet

“My Fair Lady” At The Vivian Beaumont Theatre, Saturday, April 14th, 2018, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | April 15, 2018

filled to the edges with color and sound, beauty and intelligence

Marla Mase’s “The Pill” At La Mama, Thursday, January 25th, 2018, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | January 26, 2018

it makes you want to break down

Marla Mase’s Masterpiece “The Pill” Opens AT La Mama For A Limited Run, Thursday, January 25th, 2018

By Iman Lababedi | January 21, 2018

it measures truth with fiction in equal measures of unbearable reality and joyful life affirmation

Jessica Blank’s “How To Be A Rock Critic” At The Public Theatre, Friday, January 12th, 2018, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | January 13, 2018

reaches right into the heart of Bangs

Springsteen On Broadway, Tuesday, November 7th, 2017, Reviewed

By Ken Davis | November 9, 2017

It was special to see him in a 1000 seat venue

Springsteen On Broadway At The Walter Kerr Pre-Opening Review, Saturday, October 7th, 2017

By Iman Lababedi | October 8, 2017

Springsteen has more than earned  his place among this pantheon

The Final Performance Of “Amelie” At the Walter Kerr Theatre, Sunday, May 21st, 2017 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | May 26, 2017

it was too quietly enjoyable and intelligent

A Private Staged Reading Of “The Pill” At The Firehouse, Wednesday, May 18th, 2017, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | May 18, 2017

“They sell every kind of gum except juicy fruit…”

John Guare’s “Six Degrees Of Separation” at The Ethel Barrymore, Saturday, May 4th, 2017, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | May 12, 2017

an anemic, cold blooded study in irrelevance

Bette Midler In “Hello,Dolly!” At the Shubert Theatre, Friday, April 7th, 2017, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | April 9, 2017

Is she too old?