Culture in brief: Clark Carmichael in ‘Monologues at Mondo’

Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre, in residence in the Oakes Center in Summit, is presenting “Monologues at MONDO” on Thursdays from July 5-26 at 8 p.m. MONDO is a brownstone performance space in downtown Summit, 426...
Half Time

Theater review: Half Time jumps are multi-generational

Jump up, take a number: age is just that. "Half Time" at Paper Mill Playhouse.

Theater review: Breaking up is hard to do

Nutley Little Theatre serves a complex dish in "Dinner with Friends."

Theater review: finding dad and self in ‘Fun Home’

In "Fun Home," a gay woman tries to understand her closeted father.

Hudson Shakespeare Company’s ‘Tempest’ reveals new slant

Prospera is a queen, in every way, in Hudson Shakespeare Company's "Tempest."

Culture in brief: ‘Dinner with Friends’ at Nutley Little Theatre

Montclair’s Michael Smith-Gallo appears in “Dinner with Friends” by David Margulies, which runs at Nutley Little Theatre for three weekends, beginning Friday, June 8, as the final production of the community theater’s 83rd season. Opening...

Drawing the past in musical memoir ‘Fun Home’

in "Fun Home," Alison understands her past by drawing it, and interacting with her younger selves.

Theater review: Tartuffe seduces and amuses

Tartuffe By Molière Through June 10 Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey 36 Madison Ave., Madison, 973-408-5600 By GWEN OREL orel@montclairlocal Should Tartuffe be sexy? Yes, apparently. It is a brilliant choice of Bonnie J. Monte, director of Molière’s play...

Patriarch a racist? ghosts in “Appropriate” at Studio

Appropriate By Branden Jacobs-Jenkins Through May 26 Studio Playhouse, 14 Alvin Place, 973-744-9752  By GWEN OREL Director Mark Liebert was once a Jewish kid from Brooklyn living in a dorm with black athletes at Jacksonville...

Theater review: star turns in outstanding ‘Appropriate’ at Studio Playhouse

"Appropriate" features some of the best acting you'll see in New Jersey.