Beyond, Soapbox

Viewpoint: Art and Politics Tangle Around the Irish Troubles … in Books, on Stage and Screen

The Irish are known for their devotion to language and their love of talking. In his one-man show, On Beckett, multitalented artist Bill Irwin pays homage to the Irish playwright […]

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Stages, Theater

New York Reviews: The Ferryman and The Waverly Gallery Are Both Family Tragedies

Earlier this week I reviewed a darkly hilarious Kurt Vonnegut satire on stage in New York. The other two plays I saw last weekend are powerful dramas about family tragedy. They […]

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