Theater Review: ‘Psychodrama’ cures what ails you

Phoebe Farber's new play "Psychodrama" at Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre, set in a divorce support group, prompts laughs of recognition, and sympathy.

Culture in Brief: “Psychodrama” at Dreamcatcher through March 3

Montclair playwright Phoebe Farber’s “Psychodrama” has its world premiere at Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre, through March 3. The play is described in a release as a “seriocomedy,” set in a divorce support group held in...

Black History Month: An intimate and ‘quintessentially American Story’

4th Wall Theatre presents Lynn Nottage's "Intimage Apparel," a play about an African American woman in 1905 who makes lingerie and seeks a better life.

Theater review: This ‘invasion’ is deadly: and that’s good.

"My Very Own British Invasion" at Paper Mill Playhouse ihas cracked the '60s jukebox musical. It's silly but hella fun-- and you get to sing, too.

Theater review: ‘Roan’ at Luna feels like old news

Inspired by Edward Snowden, Christina Gorman's two-hander "Roan @ The Gates" at Luna Stage feels too much like old news, and does not surprise.

Culture In Brief: “When Angels Fall” debuts on Feb. 9

Raphaëlle Boitel’s “When Angels Fall” makes its U.S. debut at Peak Performances on Feb. 9, and will run through Feb. 17. The piece, Peak Performances writes, is “a tragicomic vision of a mechanized world...

Campy, heart-fillled nuns in ‘The Divine Sister’ by Charles Busch

The campy nuns in Charles Busch's "The Divine Sister" at Nutley Little Theatre are and are not like Maria and Bernadette. That's deliberate, says director George Seylaz.
Ordinary People

Culture in brief: SVPA opens ‘Ordinary People’

Montclair High’s School of Visual and Performing Arts presents “Ordinary People,” by Nancy Gilsenan, based on the by Judith Guest, Jan. 31, Feb. 1-2.

Culture in brief: ‘Roan @ The Gates’ at Luna Stage

“Roan @ The Gates,” directed by Michelle Tattenbaum at Luna Stage, 555 Valley Road, West Orange, opens Feb. 2, and runs through Sunday, Feb. 24.

Off to see the wizard at Watchung School

Patrick Wilson and Dagmara Dominczyk direct the Young Performers Edition of The Wizard of Oz at Watchung School, with a cast of 30 and crew of eight.