After the wreck: Court Theatre revisits the Titanic via actual court testimony about the disaster

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By Karen Topham, American Theatre Critics Association; photo by Michael Brosilow There are many ways to examine the catastrophe that was the sinking of the HMS Titanic on its maiden voyage in 1912. James Cameron’s immensely popular 1997 film version used the disaster as the background for a star-crossed love story between the totally fictional […]

NYC Onstage: Tiny Beautiful Things

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Review by Ed Rubin Tiny Beautiful Things, George Street Playhouse’s filmed play, based on Cheryl Strayed’s collection of advice columns, is beautifully brought to life by actress Laiona Michelle, who as Sugar, plays a down-to-earth, expletive-spouting advice-giving columnist.  While the play’s three accompanying actors, John Bolger, Kally Duling. and Ryan George, each playing a wide […]