Archives for: March 2009, 11

ATW Digest - Humor Abuse opens at MTC - read the reviews

AmericanTheaterWeb Review - Humor Abuse Life With Father, a Clown New York Times Pratfalling Through an Eccentric Childhood, the Son of a Clown Lorenzo Pisoni’s endearing new solo show is about growing up the son of a professional clown. New York… more »

ATW Digest - Fonda opens 33 Variations on B'way - read the reviews [updated 3/11/09]

Additions for March 11, 2009: Financial Times 33 Variations, Eugene O’Neill Theatre, New York The structure of Moisés Kaufman’s new play unravels with plodding inevitability, writes Brendan Lemon Time Out New York Review: 33 Variations Jane Fonda… more »

ATW Review - Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams - Musical Escapism

In their new show, Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams playing at the Metropolitan Room, husband-and-wife team Eric Comstock and Barbara Fasano comb the American Songbook and find a wind array of tunes to beguile listeners during these troubled times. Fasan… more »

ATW Review - Humor Abuse - Life With Father, a Clown

Solo shows, in which performers revisit the cruelties inflicted on them in their youth, are a dime a dozen, and generally traverse similar arcs, right? Don't answer this question too quickly, or at least not until you've seen Lorenzo Pisoni and Erica S… more »