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PERIODICA ARTICLES

Hello Again Dolly! Jerry Herman's Classic to Return with Bette Midler (auth: Ellis Nassour) 2/16
Shakespeare on the Hot Seat: The Bard Can Still Rattle--and Delight (auth: Charles Giuliano) 6/17
The Tragedy of Eugene O'Neill (auth: Charles Giuliano) 6/16

CRITICOPIA REVIEWS

BROADWAY

Aladdin (New Amsterdam Theater, rev: Elizabeth Ahlfors) open run
Aladdin (New Amsterdan Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) open run
Aladdin (New Amsterdam Theater, rev: Jeannie Lieberman) open run
Aladdin (New Amsterdam Theater, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
Aladdin (New Amsterdam Theater, rev: Elyse Trevers) open run
Anastasia (Broadhurst Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) open run
Bandstand (Bernard B. Jacobs Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) open run
Beautiful: The Carole King Musical (Stephen Sondheim Theater, rev: Edward Rubin) open run
Beautiful: The Carole King Musical (Stephen Sondheim Theater, rev: Jeannie Lieberman) open run
The Book of Mormon (Eugene O'Neill Theater, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
A Bronx Tale (Longacre Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) open run
Cats (Neil Simon Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) open run
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Lunt-Fontanne Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) open run
Chicago (Ambassador Theater, rev: David Lefkowitz) open run
Come from Away (Gerald Schoenfeld Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) open run
A Doll's House, Part 2 (John Golden Theater, rev: Elizabeth Ahlfors) to 7/23/17
A Doll's House, Part 2 (John Golden Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) to 7/23/17
Groundhog Day (August Wilson Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) open run
Hamilton (Richard Rodgers Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) open run
Hamilton (Richard Rodgers Theater, rev: Charles Giuliano) open run
Hello, Dolly! (Shubert Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) open run
Indecent (Cort Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) to 8/2/17
Kinky Boots (Al Hirschfeld Theater, rev: Elizabeth Ahlfors) open run
Kinky Boots (Al Hirschfeld Theater, rev: Scott Bennett) open run
Kinky Boots (Al Hirschfeld Theater, rev: Glenn Loney) open run
Kinky Boots (Al Hirschfeld Theater, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
The Lion King (Minskoff Theater, rev: David Lefkowitz) open run
The Lion King (Minskoff Theater, rev: Ellis Nassour) open run
The Lion King (Minskoff Theater, rev: Simon Saltzman) open run
The Little Foxes (MTC - Samuel J. Friedman Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) to 7/2/17
The Little Foxes (MTC - Samuel J. Friedman Theater, rev: Elizabeth Ahlfors) to 7/2/17
On Your Feet (Marquis Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) open run
Oslo (LCT - Vivian Beaumont, rev: Elizabeth Ahlfors) to 7/16/17
Oslo (LCT - Vivian Beaumont Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) to 7/16/17
The Phantom of the Opera (Majestic Theater, rev: David Lefkowitz) open run
The Phantom of the Opera (Majestic Theater, rev: Jeannie Lieberman) open run
The Phantom of the Opera (Majestic Theater, rev: Ellis Nassour) open run
The Play that Goes Wrong (Lyceum Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) open run
The Play that Goes Wrong (Lyceum Theater, rev: Elizabeth Ahlfors) open run
Present Laughter (St. James Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) to 7/2/17
Present Laughter (St. James Theater, rev: Elizabeth Ahlfors) to 7/2/17
School of Rock (Winter Garden Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) open run
Barrymore Theater, rev: Elizabeth Ahlfors) to 7/16/17
Waitress (Brooks Atkinson Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) open run
War Paint (Nederlander Theater, rev: Michall Jeffers) open run
War Paint (Nederlander Theater, rev: Edward Rubin) open run
Wicked (Gershwin Theater, rev: Steve Cohen) open run
Wicked (Gershwin Theater, rev: David Lefkowitz) open run
Wicked (Gershwin Theater, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
Wicked (Gershwin Theater, rev: Anne Siegel) open run

OFF-BROADWAY

Avenue Q (New World Stages, rev: David Lefkowitz) open run
Avenue Q (New World Stages, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run
Bella (Playwrights Horizons, rev: Michall Jeffers) to 7/2/17
Blue Man Group (Astor Place Theater, rev: David Lefkowitz) open run
Cronica de una muerte anunciada (Repertorio Espanol, rev: David Lipfert) open run
Gazillion Bubble Show (New World Stages, rev: Richmond Shepard) open run


REGIONAL THEATER

Almost Equal To (City Garage, Santa Monica, CA, rev: Willard Manus) to 7/2/17
Bette Davis ain't for Sissies (Velvet Fox at the Athenaeum, Chicago, IL, rev: Mary Shen Barnidge) to 7/2/17
Building the Wall (New World Stages, rev: Elizabeth Ahlfors) to 7/9/17
Bye Bye Liver (Public House, Chicago, IL, rev: Mary Shen Barnidge) open run
Constellations (Geffen Playhouse, Los Angeles, CA, rev: Willard Manus) to 7/16/17
Cupid has a Heart On (Stage 773, Chicago, IL, rev: Mary Shen Barnidge) open run
The Day Shall Declare It (Wilderness at Imperial, Los Angeles, CA, rev: Willard Manus) open run
The Graduate (Palo Alto Players, Palo Alto, CA, rev: Anne Siegel) to 7/2/17
Great Expectations (Chicago Temple, Chicago, IL, rev: Mary Shen Barnidge) to 7/2/17
Her Majesty's Will (Lifeline Theater, Chicago, IL, rev: Mary Shen Barnidge) to 7/16/17
A Hunger Artist (Sinking Ship at Connelly Theater, rev: Steve Capra) to 6/27/17
I am not a Comedian...I am Lenny Bruce (Theater 68, Los Angeles, CA, rev: Willard Manus) to 7/29/17
The Jersey Tenors (Florida Studio Theater, Sarasota, FL, rev: Marie J. Kilker) to 7/16/17
King Liz (Windy City Playhouse, Chicago, IL, rev: Mary Shen Barnidge) to 7/16/17
Kiss Kiss Cabaret (Uptown Underground, Chicago, IL, rev: Mary Shen Barnidge) open run
The Legend of Georgia McBride (Marin Theater Company, Mill Valley, CA, rev: Charles Giuliano) to 7/2/17
Les Blancs (Rogue Machine at The Met, Los Angeles, CA, rev: Willard Manus) to 7/3/17
The Magic Lounge (Magic Lounge, Chicago, IL, rev: Mary Shen Barnidge) open run
Naked Boys Singing (Theater Wit, Chicago, IL, rev: Mary Shen Barnidge) to 7/1/17
Naming True (Urbanite Theater, Sarasota, FL, rev: Marie J. Kilker) to 7/2/17
Native Gardens (Victory Gardens at the Biograph, Chicago, IL, rev: Mary Shen Barnidge) to 7/2/17
Nicky (Coeurage Theater, Los Angeles, CA, rev: Willard Manus) to 7/1/17
A Night with Janis Joplin (A.C.T., San Francisco, CA, rev: Marie J. Kilker) to 7/9/17
The Pride (Wallis Annenberg Center, Los Angeles, CA, rev: Willard Manus) to 7/9/17
Second City: The Winner of Our Discontent (Second City at Piper's Alley, Chicago, IL, rev: Mary Shen Barnidge) open run
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (Asolo Rep, Sarasota, FL, reve: Marie J. Kilker) to 7/1/17