THE PAINTED ROCKS AT REVOLVER CREEK by Athol Fugard at Signature Theatre

5-stars

Athol Fugard (83) can still peel back the surface skin and show timeless human truth. The kind of otherworldly theatre experience you never forget. Two hours, three characters, two scenes. And nothing less than the entire history of South Africa on a pinhead. An aching longing for home. Paging @NobelPrize folks…

Thru June 14

He's done it again.
He’s done it again.

50 words: TWELFTH NIGHT at the Belasco Theatre

5-stars

Going, going, gone. Over the wall, out of the park, and off the charts. Mark Rylance and company deliver an unforgettable evening of timeless theatre. No gimmicks, no hip hop bands, no awkward modern transpositions. The real deal. Wonder and awe. The bar is reset high. Shakespeare lives. And laughs.

Thru February 2

Before the show, cast get ready in full view of audience with live traditional music.
Before the show, cast get ready in full view of audience with live traditional music.

Setting the tone.  Photos before the show were allowed, and the audience was already in a good mood.
Setting the tone. Photos before the show were allowed, and the audience was already in a good mood.

Mark Rylance gets buckled in.
Mark Rylance gets buckled in.