‘The Suitcase Under the Bed’ – A Versatile Program of Four Short Plays

Now playing through September 30, 2017 is the Mint Theater’s production of The Suitcase Under the Bed.   The program consists of four short plays written by Teresa Deevy. The careful consideration given by Mint Theater to this program provides a remarkable evening of theater for those who come to see it. Perhaps the best way to summarize the success of this production is in the words of the playwright herself…

September 9, 2017

‘Come Light My Cigarette’ Is Difficult to Watch

A new musical play, Come Light My Cigarette, is now running through September 2, 2017 at the Theatre at Saint Clement’s in New York City. This is a show that is difficult to watch for several reasons including the subject matter and some problems with the production. It runs about 90 minutes with no intermission. Instead there are two scenes separated by a darkening of the set. The play was…

August 22, 2017

Keen Company Announces Plans for Upcoming Year

Keen Company’s plans for their 18th Season were announced today by Artistic Director Jonathan Silverstein. He said, “. . . This year we will present two very different stories about the ties that bind. This fall, Steven Dietz’s landmark play Lonely Planet. Steven’s play is a beautiful testament to the value of friendship during a time of crisis.  In the spring, we will present A.R. Gurney’s Later Life, our third Gurney play in Keen’s history having previously…

August 14, 2017