A&E: Theater

Dec 14, 2015, 4:49 PM

The Metropolitan Opera used a dynamite cast to elucidate the artistic mastery of the underappreciated piece.

Dec 11, 2015, 4:15 AM

Drawing on his groundbreaking work as a visual artist, South African director William Kentridge uses animated projections to elucidate the frenzy of “Lulu.”

Dec 9, 2015, 2:44 AM

This is the second installment of a three-part series chronicling the behind-the-scenes making of XMAS!10, set to open Dec 14th. This part focuses on the cast’s journey in exploring their characters.

Dec 5, 2015, 3:29 PM

This is the first installment of a three-part series chronicling the behind-the-scenes making of XMAS!10: O Christmas, Where Art Thou?, set to open Dec. 14. This part’s focus is on the creative team.

Nov 18, 2015, 1:19 AM

The play confronts the popular question, “Can women have it all?” and reaches no concrete answer.

Nov 17, 2015, 3:33 AM

Christine Rosenblatt’s “Missing Gemini” features solid musical composition and an engaging plot, despite some structural issues.

Nov 5, 2015, 12:42 AM

“Lulu,” originally written as a play in two parts by Frank Wedekind, is a sex tragedy about a woman struggling to uncover her identity beyond what is pushed upon her by the men in her life. Director Philip Anastassiou approaches the play through the lens of a modern EDM rave, connecting to the piece’s inherent wildness. King’s Crown Shakespeare Troupe’s production will play for three free performances in the Black Box Theater this weekend.

Oct 29, 2015, 3:34 AM

"Turandot," a fairytale about an ancient Chinese princess who issues a bold challenge to potential suitors, is colored by a well-delivered score in this Zeffirelli production.

Oct 29, 2015, 2:55 AM

Artist and social choreographer Ernesto Pujol discusses his piece “9-5,” in which eleven performers take notes on the city in stillness and in transit.

Oct 29, 2015, 1:11 AM

From Oct. 26 to 28, 11 performers inhabited the Pavilion at Brookfield Place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., recreating the typical office workday.