But it’s sweet, sweet nostalgia porn.
A one-woman show to buckle up for and an intimate, retro revue are among this week’s best bets.
Two African-American companies present revelatory dramas.
A Neo-Futurist show, a drama about an almost unimaginable alliance, and a satire of Hollywood’s golden age are among the hits this week.
The paper doesn’t think Grease‘s creators are worth mentioning.
Or how Rodgers and Hammerstein made something so ugly into something so pretty
The Goodman Theatre’s 21st-century revival retrieves Brigadoon from the misty past.
The Sound of Music at Lyric Opera is big, beautiful, and traditional.