Like all noble arts, reviewing is at its heart a craft, one in which a uniquely personal impulse is worked over and given shape within the boundaries of formal constraints. Those constraints vary by the critic, of course, but the chief responsibility is a clear constant: to justify his or her subjec ... More >>
Simon Pegg may not have the ideal physique to play hefty, but he's a good fit for Run Fat Boy Run.
Suzan-Lori Parks embraces naturalism and shows off a new, clean writing style
As long as Micah Cohen's onstage, The Dog Problem is fun
Charles Mee's plays can be funny, but here the humor comes too late
TheaterWorks plumbs a simple story and comes up with complications
Jerry Ragavoy and the ghost of Janis Joplin
There are two joys in life - making things and breaking things - and pirate journalist Warren Hinkle has excelled at both