The Trial of the Catonsville Nine
Off Broadway, Transport Group at Abrons Arts Center

Reviewed by Eleanor J. Bader

BOTTOM LINE: A brilliant revival of an always timely play that asks what it means to actively affirm human life and human dignity.

When poet Mary Oliver died last month, a line from one of her poems went viral: “What is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?” it asked. It’s an important question, one that The Trial of the Catonsville Nine, a 1971 play by Jesuit priest/poet/activist Daniel Berrigan, does not hesitate to answer...

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(Off Broadway, Hudson Stage at 59E59 Theaters)
Review by Shoshana Roberts

BOTTOM LINE: A battle of wits between author Patricia Highsmith and the young publisher who thinks he can convince her to write one final book before she dies.

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(Off Off Broadway, Recognize Theatre at MCS Theatre)
Review by Ken Kaissar

BOTTOM LINE: A cautionary tale about the damaging effects of a life in porn.

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Ah, Wilderness!
(Off Off Broadway, Blackfriars Repertory Theatre and Storm Theatre Company at Sheen Center)
Review by Shoshana Roberts

BOTTOM LINE: A young man works through heartbreak as his family attempts to celebrate the fourth of July in 1906.

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(Off Off Broadway, APAC at the Variety Boys & Girls Club of Queens)
Review by Maria Paz Alegre

BOTTOM LINE: Two scientists are faced with an ethical conundrum to best support and save their integrity and the world at large.

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Trick or Treat
(Off Broadway, Northern Stage at 59E59 Theaters)
Review by Adrienne Urbanski

BOTTOM LINE: This pitch-black comedy manages to find humor in the unearthing of buried family secrets.

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Hercules: In Search of a Hero
(Off Off Broadway, Eclipses Theater Group at Abrons Arts Center)
Review by Ran Xia

BOTTOM LINE: A modernized version of the myth of Alcestis as well as Hercules.

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Featured Artist

Theasy is again covering the 2018 Fringe Festival

The NY International Fringe Festival runs October 1 - 31, 2018.
FringeNYC runs October 12 -28.

We will be reviewing many of the shows in the festival.