A&E: Theater

Sep 28, 2015, 11:28 PM

Despite some polished performances, ‘Otello’ suffered from a lack of robust direction and adaptation.

May 2, 2015, 9:06 PM

This year’s performance, which lambasted the usual targets, left a lot to be desired.

Apr 30, 2015, 1:00 AM

The musical presents an overly simplistic retelling of the poignant graphic novel.

Apr 23, 2015, 2:40 AM

While the choreography and set are visually appealing, the play falls short at fully portraying the intricacies of life in post-WWII Paris.

Apr 16, 2015, 3:42 AM

The Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Hilary Mantel's award-winning novels effectively translates the rich plot for the stage.

Apr 13, 2015, 10:46 PM

Former Varsity Show cast members have been performing a collection of songs from previous scripts for this year’s Days on Campus visiting weekends, straying from the performance group’s long-standing tradition of staging the first act of its upcoming show.

Apr 9, 2015, 3:32 AM

Columbia alumna Jenny Schwartz talks about her journey from directing to play writing and about her recent play, Iowa.

Apr 2, 2015, 3:54 AM

The Barnard-Columbia Ancient Drama Group brings Greek tragedy to Minor Latham Playhouse this Thursday, even performing the play in the ancient language.

Apr 2, 2015, 1:11 AM

Perhaps an elegy to second-wave feminism, “The Heidi Chronicles” doesn’t live up to the potential of its multifaceted premise.

Mar 26, 2015, 3:10 AM

The Metropolitan Opera’s production of “Manon” masterfully highlights the darker parts of material wish fulfillment.