V.23 No.45 | 11/6/2014
Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
Michael Keaton mocks his own backstory in high-flying show biz satire
Michael Keaton mocks his own backstory in heady, high-flying show biz satire Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance).
photos by Adolphe Pierre-Louis
In Search of Voices for the Voiceless
A child, alone, leaving a war-torn country. La Llorona as ally. Dark social elements combine with humor and magical realism to evoke a modern fairy tale in ¡Bocón!
V.23 No.43 | 10/23/2014
Careful what you wish for
Lit adaptations featuring life’s delicious complexity hit the stage with The Monkey’s Paw and The Member of the Wedding.
V.23 No.42 | 10/16/2014
photos by Alan Mitchell
Gothic Rompings Charm in The Mystery of Irma Vep
Effervescent and flagrant, The Mystery of Irma Vep draws on Wuthering Heights, Edgar Allan Poe and Rebecca—but is lewder and funnier.
V.23 No.39 | 9/25/2014
Love That Green Skin You’re In
Wicked romps across the Popejoy stage
Wicked brings flying monkeys and social justice back to Popejoy in a dazzling production.
V.23 No.37 | 9/11/2014
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Art in the Black
Vortex Theatre finds new home for charming opening play
Big changes afoot for Vortex Theatre: a new location, plus a great new play by Steve Martin.
America’s working-class struggles take center stage in Nickel and Dimed, plus The Jammer is on its way with some violent, glorious roller derby.
V.23 No.34 | 8/21/2014
photo courtesy of Keshet
Cuckoo for Gaga
Learn a liquid-limbed dance language at Keshet and get fired up for the 5th Latin Dance Festival this weekend.
V.23 No.33 | 8/14/2014
courtesy of Kevin Fedarko
Adventure runs high, Hamlet goes for the testosterone, and vintage baubles keep things pretty in this week’s Culture Shock.
2nd Annual Kitchen Show at TOME ART GALLERY
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