Theater March 2019
On The Dance of Death at the Lynn F. Angelson Theater, True West at the American Airlines Theatre, and Nassim on Stage II at New York City Center.
Feb 13, 2019
Shock and showbiz
On recent stagings of Mies Julie and Eddie and Dave.
Theater February 2019
On The Ferryman at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre, Network at the Belasco Theatre, and Choir Boy at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre.
Theater January 2019
On The Hard Problem at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater, The Waverly Gallery at the John Golden Theatre & American Son at the Booth Theatre.
Dec 17, 2018
The Critic’s Notebook
On Ashbery’s art collection, Screwtape takes the stage, new poetry from Criterion Books & more from the world of culture.
Theater December 2018
Start the revolution without me
On Gloria: A Life at the Daryl Roth Theatre, Apologia at the Laura Pels Theatre, and The Lifespan of a Fact at Studio 54.
Nov 29, 2018
John Simon & James Panero discuss “Critics & criticism”
A conversation occasioned by Simon’s essay in our November 2018 issue.
Notebook November 2018
Critics & criticism
A legendary critic looks back on his career.
Theater November 2018
Playing all the angles
On The Nap at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre, Bernhardt/Hamlet at the American Airlines Theatre, and On Beckett at the Irish Rep.