One grew up idolizing Harry Houdini. The other worshipped David Copperfield. Now they're both in a place known more for jazz hands than sleight of hand.
John Cameron Mitchell, the writer and original star of "Hedwig and the Angry Inch," is returning to her miniskirt, wigs and high heels.
Chase Brock, the 32-year-old choreographic wunderkind has reached his own personal nirvana, as choreographer of Disney's new stage musical "The Hunchback of Notre Dame."
What makes this "Trip" so memorable is the privilege to see Cicely Tyson give one of the most important performances of a long, estimable career in a story that at Thanksgiving time aptly celebrates finding the plenty in our own lives.
This musical stage adaptation of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's beloved book boasts lovely design work, but mediocre songs and a too-long running time clip its wings.
Peter Snoad's new play tackles thorny social questions and disarms them not only with humor, but with precise and devastating wit.