Saturday, November 23, 2013

Theater -- The Master List

Updated December 13, 2013

Here's an alphabetical listing of every play/opera/live event/concert/happening I've seen, begun far too late in life to be comprehensive. It's followed by a listing of shows beginning with four star reviews, then three and a half and so on. At the bottom, there's a year by year list of the shows I've seen in order, from 2007 on. All reviews on a four star scale.



THEATER CONCERTS LIVE EVENTS HAPPENINGS -- THE MASTER LIST

Adding Machine (2008) ** 1/2
Adrift in Macao (w Will Swenson 2007) **
After Midnight (w Fantasia) ***
The Agony And The Ecstasy Of Steve Jobs (at Public) ** 1/2
Aimee Mann Christmas Show w Josh Ritter, Nellie McKay, etc in 2007 *** 1/2
Aimee Mann Christmas Show w Joe in 2008 ***
Alexandria (reading in 2011) ***
All-American **
All In The Timing (2013 revival at 59E59) ***
All's Well That Ends Well (UK Globe w Janie Dee, Ellie Piercy, Sam Crane 2011) ****
All's Well That Ends Well (Shakespeare In The Park Tonya Pinkins, John Cullum 2011) ** 1/2
All That Fall (Eileen Atkins, Michael Gambon, dreadful audience 2013) ***/
All That I Will Ever Be (by Alan Ball 2007) * 1/2
All The Faces Of The Moon Part 1 *
All The Faces Of The Moon Part 4 at Public *
All Things Considered (London by Ben Brown w Christopher Godwin) 1997) *** 1/2
Amadou and Mariam at Cooper Square Hotel in 2011 ** 1/2 (bad acoustics, hard to see them)
Amajuba: Like Doves We Rise (by Yael Farber 2000) ***
Amy's View (London at NT w **** Judi Dench, Samantha Bond 1997) ***
Analog.ue (Daniel Kitson at St. Ann's) ** 1/2
The Anarchist (Bway Mamet w Patti Lupone, Debra Winger 2012) *
And Away We Go (at Pearl w Sean McNall, Terrence McNally play)
And God Created Whales (Rinde Eckert 2000) ** 1/2
And The World Goes 'Round (Bob Cuccioli,Karen Mason, Karen Ziemba April 1991) *** 1/2
Angels In America: Millenium Approaches (Bway Joe Mantello etc 1993) ****
Angels In America: Perestroika (Bway Joe Mantello etc 1993) ****
Angels In America (revival at Signature w Zachary Quinto 2010) ***
Ann (w Holland Taylor) ** 1/2
Ann Hampton Callaway at Blue Note in 2007 ***
Annie (Bway w Anthony Warlow, Lilla Crawford 2012) ** 1/2
Another American: Asking and Telling **
Antony Gormley: Blind Light (art exhibit at Hayward in London 2007) *** 1/2
Anything Goes (West End w John Barrowman 2005) ***
Anything Goes (Bway w Sutton Foster 2011) ** 1/2
Araby (FF 2011) *
The Araneidae Show And Other Pieces (Public Puppetry Festival w Basil Twist 1996) *** 1/2
Arcadia (Bway w Blair Brown, Victor Garber, Billy Crudup, Robert Sean Leonard 1995) ****
Arcadia (Bway revival w Billy Crudup, Grace Gummer, Raul Esparza 2011) *** 1/2
Arguendo (ERS at Public) **
As Is (Hippodrome in Gainvesville Florida 1988) **
As It Is In Heaven (by Arlene Hutton 2001) ** 1/2
Assassins (Bway w Michael Cerveris, Neil Patrick Harris, Denis O'Hare 2004) *** 1/2
The Assembled Parties ** 1/2
Assistance (w Bobby Steggert) **
As You Like It (Cheek By Jowl at BAM w Adrian Lester Oct 7, 1994) ****
As You Like It: Like You Like It (John Hughes/Shakespeare at Gallery Players in 2008) ***
As You Like It (BAM w Stephen Dillane, Juliet Rylance) ** 1/2
As You Like It (Shakespeare in Park w Lily Rabe, Stephen Spinella, David Furr, 2012) ****
The Atheist (w Campbell Scott) **
The Atmosphere Of Memory (w Ellen Burstyn and John Glover) no stars
August: Osage County (Bway 2008) ***
Avenue Q (Vineyard w John Tartaglia 2003) *** 1/2
Avenue Q (Bway 2003 w John Tartaglia) *** 1/2
Avenue Q (Bway 2004 w John Tartaglia) ***
Avow (Christopher Sieber, Jane Powell, Scott Ferrara 2000) **
Baby Case (NYMF 2012) ***
Baby It's You (Bway 2011) *
Back Door Slam at Mercury Lounge in 2007 *** ½
Back Door Slam at Mercury in 2007 *** ½
Back Door Slam at Mercury Lounge in 2008 *** 1/2
Balanescu Quartet at LC 1994 ***
Un Ballo In Maschera (Met w Dmitri Hvorostovsky) *** 1/2 singing * production so ** 1/2
Barbara Cook's Broadway (LC 2004) *** 1/2
The Bardy Bunch (FringeFest 2011) **
Bare **
The Barksdale Confession (2004) **
The Beard Of Avon (NYTW Amy Freed w Tim Blake Nelson Dec 14, 2003) ****
Beautiful Burnout (Frantic Assembly at St. Ann's) **
Beckett/Albee (w Marian Seldes, Brian Murray 2003) ** 1/2
Being Harold Pinter (at La MaMa 2011) ** 1/2
La Belle Et La Bete (BAM w Philip Glass, Cocteau film 1994) *** 1/2
Belleville (at NYTW) **
Bell X-1 at Bowery in 2008 ** 1/2
Bend In The Road (NYMF 2013) *** 1/2
Bengal Tiger At The Baghdad Zoo (Bway w Robin Williams) **
Ben Kweller at Bowery in 2008 ***
The Bert Fershners in Color (at Here 1997) ***
The Best Man (Bway w James Earl Jones, Angela Lansbury) ** 1/2
The Best Man (Bway, cast changes, Elizabeth Ashley, Cybill Shepard) ***
La Bete (revival w Mark Rylance, David Hyde Pierce, Joanna Lumley 2010) ** 1/2
Between Worlds/Entre Mundos (w Siudy) * 1/2
Big Fish (w Bobby Steggert on Bway) **
The Big Knife (Bobby Cannavale at Roundabout, 2013) *
Billboards (BAM Gerald Arpino to Prince songs 1993) **
Bill Maher at Carnegie Hall (2004) ** 1/2
Billy Elliot (London 2005) *** 1/2
Billy Elliot (Bway 2008) *** 1/2
Birdy (2004 w Adam Rothenberg 2004) ***
The Birthday Party (London West End w Eileen Atkins, Henry Goodman 2005) **
The Black Rider (Tom Waits 1993) *** 1/2
Black Watch (at St. Ann’s w discussion 2007) ***
Blade To The Heat (Public boxing dir George C. Wolfe 1994) **
Blanche: The Bittersweet Life of A Wild Prairie Dame (NYMF 2011) *** 1/2
Blanche: The Bittersweet Life Of A Prairie Dame (FringeNYC 2012) *** 1/2
Blind Boys Of Alabama at Cutting Room in 2008 ***
Blood From A Stone (w Ethan Hawke 2011) ** 1/2
Blood Knot (at Signature dir by Athol Fugard, 2012) **
Blood Play (Under The Radar Festival at Public) ** 1/2
Blood Ties (NYMF 2010) ***
Blood Wedding (London Almeida w Gael Garcia Bernal 2005) * 1/2
Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson (at Public 2010) ** but Benjamin Walker *** 1/2
Blue Heart (BAM by Caryl Churchill 1999) *** 1/2
Blue Man Group: Tubes (Astor Place Matt Goldman, Phil Stanton, Chris Wink 1992) ***
The Blue Martini (FF 2006) *
Bob (show about Robert Wilson) *** 1/2
A Body of Water (Lee Blessing, starring Christine Lahti 2008) ***
Boeing Boeing (Bway at Longacre w Mark Rylance, Mary McCormack Apr 20, 2008) ***
La Boheme (Bway Baz Luhrmann 2003) *** 1/2
Bombsheltered (FringeNYC 2012) ** 1/2
Bonnie And Clyde (Bway w Jeremy Jordan 2011) **
Book Of Longing (Philip Glass w Leonard Cohen poems in 2007) ***
The Book Of Mormon (Bway 2011) *** 1/2
Books On Tape (FF 2011) ** 1/2
Border/Clash: A Litany Of Desires (Staceyann Chin 2005) ** 1/2
Boris Godunov (at the Met w Rene Pape 2010) ** 1/2
Born Yesterday (Bway revival w Jim Belushi 2011) ***
Bounce/Road Show (Sondheim musical at Public w Michael Cerveris 2008) ***
The Boy From Oz (Bway w Hugh Jackman 2003) **1/2
Boz Scaggs at Blue Note in 2008 ***
The Brain From Planet X (NYMF 2006) * ½
Brand (London w Ralph Fiennes 2003) **
Breakfast At Tiffany's (2013 w Emilia Clarke, the mother of dragons) * 1/2
Brief Encounter (By Kneehigh at St. Ann's 2009) ***
Bring It On: The Musical **
Broadway By The Year 1950 (w Bobby Steggert) ** 1/2
Broadway By The Year: 1996 (at Town Hall 2011) ** 1/2
The Broadway Musicals Of 1921 (at Town Hall w Bobby Steggert 2011) ***
Bronx Bombers (Off Bway 2013) * 1/2
Brooklyn The Musical (Bway w Manoel Felciano, Cleavant Derricks 2004) *
The Brother-Sister Plays Part I: In The Red And Brown Water *** 1/2
The Brother-Sister Plays Part II: The Brothers Size ***
The Brother-Sister Plays Part III: Marcus, Or The Secret Of Sweet ** 1/2
Bruce Springsteen at Orange Bowl in Miami, sixth row center 2005) ****
Bruce Springsteen at MSG in 2007 ***
Bruce Springsteen (at Giant's Stadium in 2008; had to leave before encores) ** 1/2
Bruce Springsteen (at MetLife Stadium in 2012, poor seats) ***
Bullet For Adolf *
Bunnicula: A Rabbit Tale Of Musical Mystery ** 1/2
Bus Stop (Bway Mary Louise-Parker, Billy Crudup 1996) ** 1/2
Can Cheez Doodles Do You Harm? and other one acts (by Jack Slattery 2008) ***
Cactus Flower (revival with Maxwell Caulfield 2011) *
Canary (London Jonathan Harvey play w Philip Voss 2010) **
The Capeman (Bway Paul Simon musical w Marc Anthony 1998) * 1/2
Caroline, Or Change (Off at Public w Tonya Pinkins 2003) ***
Caroline, Or Change (Bway w Tonya Pinkins 2004) ***
Carousel (Lincoln Center w Audra McDonald, Michael Hayden 1994) *** 1/2
Carousel (Lincoln Center w Audra McDonald, Michael Hayden, Sally Murphy 1994) *** 1/2
Carousel (in concert at Lincoln Center w Kelli O'Hara and Nathan Gunn, 2013) ***
Carrie (w Marin Mazzie, 2012) ** 1/2
Carson McCullers Talks About Love (w Suzanne Vega) * 1/2
Cassandra Wilson at Blue Note in 2007 *** ½
Castle Walk (NYMF 2013) ***
Catalpa (at Irish Arts Center w Donal O'Kelly 2008) ** 1/2
Catch Me If You Can (Bway w Aaron Tveit 2011) *** 1/2 production of ** 1/2 musical
Cat On A Hot Tin Roof (w Scarlett Johansson, 2013 ) * 1/2
The Caucasian Chalk Circle (Public Puppetry w Eric Bass, Neil Maffin 1996) **
The Caucasian Chalk Circle (at CSC w Mary Testa, 2013) **
The Cave (BAM Steve Reich 1993) **
Celia (Off Bway Celia Cruz musical w Xiomara Laugart) *** 1/2 (music) but ** (show)
Central Avenue Breakdown (NYMF 2011) ** 1/2
Central Avenue Breakdown (NYMF 2012) ***
Chamber Magic Show **
The Changeling (London Cheek By Jowl w Tom Hiddleston 2007) **
Chaplin The Musical (Bway, 2012) * 1/2
The Cheaters Club *
Checkers (w Anthony LaPaglia) ** 1/2
Chemistry Lab (by Ben Alexander 2003) **
The Cherry Orchard (at BAM w Simon Russell Beale, Sinead Cusack, Ethan Hawke 2009) ***
The Cherry Orchard (London at National w Zoe Wannamker 2011) ** 1/2
The Cherry Orchard (CSC w Diane Wiest and John Turturro 2011) **
Chicago (Bway w Charlotte d'Amboise, Taye Diggs 2002) ***
Chimichangas and Zoloft *
Chinglish (Bway 2011) * 1/2
Chita Rivera: The Dancer's Life (Bway Jan 3, 2006) **
A Chorus Line (Florida Theatre 1986) ***
A Chorus Line (at Papermill w curtain call of all actors, 2012) ***
Chris Rock (at MSG's WAMU w Joe Apr 30, 2008) ***
Christina Courtin at Bowery in 2007 ***
A Christmas Carol (Bway w Patrick Stewart 1992) ****
A Christmas Carol (Bway w Patrick Stewart 1995) *** 1/2
A Christmas Carol (Bway w Patrick Stewart 2001) *** 1/2
Christmas In July (London 2000) **
A Christmas Story: The Musical (Bway 2012) **
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (London w Michael Ball, Brian Blessed 2002) *
Chronicle Of A Death Foretold (Graciela Daniele w Tonya Pinkins 1995) **
Chuck Prophet at Housing Works in 2007 ***
Cinderella (R and H's at Gainvesville Comm Playhouse 1987) ** 1/2
Cinderella (R and H's w Laura Osnes and Santino Fontana, 2013) ***
Cirque Dreams (at Broadway Theatre, not Cirque Du Soleil 2008) no stars
Cirque Du Soleil's Totem ***
Cirque Du Soleil's Zarkana (at Radio City Music Hall 2011) **
City Of Shadows (FringeNYC 2012) ***
Civilian (FF 2011) **
The Civilians: Gone Missing (2007) ***
The Civilians: Be The Death Of Me ***
The Civilians: Let Me Ascertain You (work in progress at Joe's Pub 2011) ***
A Civil War Christmas (Alice Ripley 2012) ** 1/2
Closer (Bway Natasha Richardson, Rupert Graves, Anna Friel, Ciarin Hinds 1999) **
Closer Than Ever (York Theatre revival w Jenn Colella, 2012) ***
Closer To Heaven (London w Frances Barber Pet Shop Boys musical 2001) * 1/2
Close Up Space *
Cloudstreet (BAM 2001) **
Clybourne Park (Bway, 2012) *** 1/2
The Coast of Utopia (London NT Stephen Dillane, Eve Best 2002) ****
The Coast of Utopia (Lincoln Center Ethan Hawke 2007) *** ½
Cock ** 1/2
Colin Quinn, Unconstitutional ** 1/2
The Comedy of Errors (Shakespeare in the Park w Hamish Linklater, 2013) ***
Come Fly Away (Sinatra revue by Twyla Tharp) **
The Common Pursuit (at Chocolate Factory in UK 2008) **
Company (Bway dir John Doyle w Raul Esparza 2007) ***
The Compleat Works Of Wllm Shkspr Abridged 1995) **
Cool Jerks at Don Hills in 2007 ***
Copenhagen (London NT 1999) ****
Copenhagen (Bway w Blair Brown, Philip Bosco, Michael Cumpsty 2000) ****
Coriolanus (London at Globe w Jonathan Cake 2006) **
Craig Ferguson standup in Nashville in 2010 ***
Crane Story **
Crazy, Just Like Me (NYMF 2011) ***
Crossing Swords (NYMF 2013) ***
The Crucible (Open Air in Regent's Park, London 2010) **
Cry-Baby The Musical (Bway Mar 20, 2008) * 1/2
The Cryptogram (Mamet w Ed Begley Jr Felicity Huffman 1995) **
The (Curious Case Of The) Watson Intelligence ***
Curtains (Bway w David Hyde Pierce 2007) * ½
Cyclops: A Rock Opera (NYMF 2011) *
Cymbeline (SitP w Liev Schreiber, Michael C. Hall, Herb Foster 1998) ** 1/2
Cymbeline (at Barrow St. Theatre 2011) ***
Cyrano de Bergerac (Roundabout w Douglas Hodge 2012) **
Damn Yankees (Bway w Victor Garber, Bebe Neuwirth, Jarrod Emick 1994) ***
Damn Yankees (at Papermill, 2012) **
Dance Bear Dance: A Shunt Event (2002) ***
Daniel Kitson (standup at Barrow, 2013) ***
Dark Hollow: An Appalachian "Woyzeck" (FringeNYC 2012) * 1/2
Darlene Love at Lincoln Center (arrived late) in 2007 **
Darren Hayes at Joe’s Pub in 2007 ***
Das Barbecu (Minetta Lane Carolee Carmello, J.K. Simmons 1994) **
Dave Gorman's Googlewhack Adventure (NYC 2005) ** 1/2
David Byrne -- Playing The Building art exhibit at Governor's Island Ferry waiting room ***
Dawn Landes at Joe's Pub in 2008 * 1/2
The Day I Stood Still (London at NY Kevin Elyot) **
Dead Accounts (Bway w Norbert Leo Butz, Katie Holmes) **
The Dead Eye Boy (Lili Taylor, Joseph Murphy, Aaron Himelstein 2001) **
Death and the King's Horseman (London revival at National 2009) *** 1/2
Death Of A Salesman (Bway w Philip Seymour Hoffman and Andrew Garfield) ***
Decasia (St. Ann's Warehouse live score 2005) ****
Deceit * 1/2
Dedication Or The Stuff Of Dreams (Terrence McNally w Nathan Lane, Marian Seldes 2005) **
The Deep Blue Sea (Bway w Blythe Danner, Edward Herrmann 1998) **
Delfeayo Marsalis (at Snug Harbor in New Orleans  2008) ***
Democracy (London Michael Frayn in West End 2004) *** 1/2
Democracy (Bway w Richard Thomas, Michael Cumpsty, James Noughton 2004) ***
Design For Living (Bway Alan Cumming, Jennifer Ehle, Dominic West 2001) **
Detroit (w Amy Ryan, David Schwimmer) ** 1/2
Devil Boys From Beyond * 1/2
The Diary Of A Madman (BAM w Geoffrey Rush 2011) ***
The Dick and The Rose (FringeNYC 2012) **
Die Frau Ohne Schatten/The Woman Without A Shadow at the Met ** 1/2
Disfarmer (at St. Ann's 2009) **
Disgraced (w Aasif Mandvi) **
The Diva Is Dismissed (Public w Jenifer Lewis 1994) ***
The Divine Sister (w Charles Busch 2011) *** 1/2
Dolly West's Kitchen (London Old Vic 2000) ** 1/2
Don Carlos (London RSC 2000) **
Don Juan in Chicago (David Ives w J. Smith-Cameron 1995) **
Double Falsehood (Shakespeare play) **
Doubt (Bway w Cherry Jones, Brian F. O Byrne 2005) *** 1/2
The Dream Of The Burning Boy ** 1/2
Driving Miss Daisy (w Vanessa Redgrave and James Earl Jones 2010) **
Drunk Enough To Say I Love You (Caryl Churchill play at Public Apr 6, 2008) ***
The Duchess of Malfi (BAM Cheek By Jowl Angus Macfadyen 1995) **
Dwight Yoakum (at Irving Plaza Sept 6 2000) ***
Eddie Izzard: Circle (Town Hall 2000) ***
Eddie Izzard rough draft of new show in 2008 ***
Edward The Second (dir Will Nolan w Michael Laurence 1997) **
Einstein On The Beach (BAM 1992) ****
Einstein On The Beach (BAM 2012, seen twice) ****
Elaine Stritch at Liberty (Bway 2002) ***
Elektra (Met Deborah Voigt, Penelope Daner 1994) ***
Elf The Musical (Bway 2010) *
Eli "Paperboy" Reed at Mercury Lounge in 2008 ***
Elisa Monte Dance at Joyce 1995 ** 1/2
Elling (London at Bush Theatre w John Simm 2007) *** ½
Elling (Bway w Denis O'Hare, Brendan Fraser 2010) **
Embedded (Public by Tim Robbins 2004) **
Emperor Jones (w John Douglas Thompson Off bway revival 2009) ***
Empire City Men's Chorus (w Andy McLain) in 2007 ***
End Of The Rainbow (Bway w Tracie Bennett) *
Enemies (London Almdeida Gorky/David Hare w Amanda Root 2006) ** 1/2
An Enemy Of The People (MTC w Richard Thomas, Boyd Gaines 2012) ** 1/2
Les Enfants Terribles (BAM Philip Glass 1996) *** 
England (two-hander in art museum 2010) ** 1/2
England People Very Nice (at National 2009) ***
Ennio: The Living Paper Cartoon (New York Musical Festival 2011) ** 1/2
Entertaining Mr. Sloan (CSC Brian Murray, Neil Maffin 1996) **
Equus (London w Daniel Radcliffe and Richard Griffiths 2007) **
Ernani (at Met w Angela Meade, 2012) *** 1/2
Evans Haile at Etc. Etc. in 2011 ***
An Evening With Kirk Douglas (FringeNYC 2012) *
An Evening With Patti Lupone and Mandy Patinkin ***
Evita (Bway w Elena Roger, Michael Cerveris, Ricky Martin, 2012) * 1/2
Evolution (by Jonathan Marc Sherman w Peter Dinklage, Josh Hamilton 2002) **
Exits and Entrances (Athol Fugard play at 59E59 in 2007) * ½
A Family For All Occasions *
La Fanciulla del West (at Met w Deborah Voight 2010) ** 1/2
Far From Heaven (w Kelli O'Hara) **
Faust (Bohemian Hall 2007) **
Fela! (Bway w standby lead 2009) ** 1/2
Fellowship! (NYMF 2010) **
Fences (rock-solid revival of solid August Wilson w Denzel Washington, weak son, 2010) ***
The Fever (one-man Wallace Shawn show 2007) ***
Fiddler On The Roof (Bway w Alfred Molina, Barbara Barrie, Lea Michelle 2004) **
Fifth Of July (Signature w Michael Cerveris, Parker Posey 2003) **
Fifty Words (Norbert Leo Butz, Elizabeth Marvel 2008) **
Figaro (90210) (staged reading 2012) ***
Finian's Rainbow (Bway revival w Jim Norton 2009) *
Fingers and Toes (NYMF 2010) ** 1/2
The First Breeze of Summer (at Signature w Leslie Uggams) ** 1/2
Fitz and the Tantrums at Bowery Ballroom 2011 ***
Five Flights (by Adam Bock w Alice Ripley Jan 17, 2004) ** 1/2
Five Guys Named Moe (Bway 1992) ** 1/2
Flambe Dreams (NYMF 2012) **
The Flatlanders (at Bottom Line March 10, 2000) ***
The Flick ***
Follies (Bway w Blythe Danner, Gregory Harrison, Judith Ivey 2001) ** 1/2
Follies (Bway w Bernadette Peters, Elaine Paige, Jan Maxwell 2011) *** 1/2
The Food Chain (Nicky Silver w Hope Davis 1995) ***
Fool Moon (Bway w Bill Irwin, David Shiner 1993) *** 1/2
Forbidden Broadway: Alive and Kicking (2012) ***
Forever Dusty (2012) **
Foreverman (NYMF 2012) * 1/2
Forever Tango (revival w Gilberto Santa Rosa, 2013) ***
Fortune's Fool (Bway w Alan Bates, Frank Langella 2002) **
45 Seconds From Broadway (Bway Lewis J. Stadlen, Marian Seldes 2001) *
Forty Part Motet: Janet Cardiff at PS1 *** 1/2
42nd Street (Bway Christine Ebersole, Michael Cumpsty, Mary Testa 2001) *** 1/2
Fosse (Bway Richard Maltby Jr, Anne Reinking 2000) ***
4000 Miles ***
Fragments (Beckett plays w Kathryn Hunter 2011) ***
Fram (London at National w Mark Addy 2008) * 1/2
A Free Man Of Color (w Jeffrey Wright, Mos Def) ** 1/2
Frog Kiss (NYMF 2010) *** 1/2
Frost/Nixon (Bway w Frank Langella, Michael Sheen 2007) ***
Fucking Hipsters (NYMF 2011) **
Fucking Men (London 2008) **
Fun Home **
Galileo (at CSC w F. Murray Abraham, 2012) **
Galileo Galilei (London opera Philip Glass Mary Zimmerman 2002) **
Gary Goldfarb: Master Escapist (NYMF 2013) ** 1/2
Gatz (The Great Gatsby by ERS at Public 2010) ***/
Gaudeamus (BAM w Maly Drama Theatre of St. Petersburg 1994) **
Gay Valentine (Town Hall special event 2005) **
Gem Of The Ocean (reading at Greene Space w Phylicia Rashad) *** 1/2
A Gentleman's Guide To Love And Murder (w Jefferson Mays) *** 1/2
George Gershwin Alone (Hershey Felder 2001) *
Gertrude And Alice: A Likeness To Loving (dir Anne Bogart 1999) ** 
Ghetto Klown (John Leguizamo show Bway 2011) ** 1/2
Ghostlight (NYMF 2011) ** 1/2
The Ghosts Of Versailles (Met Teresa Stratas, Renee Fleming, Marilyn Horne 1991) ** 1/2
The Ghost Sonata (Roman Paska 1994) ** 1/2
Ghost: The Musical (Bway 2012) * 1/2
Giant (at the Public w Bobby Steggert, Kate Baldwin 2012) *** 1/2
The Glass Menagerie (Bway w Julie Harris, Calista Flockhart Zeljko Ivanek 1994) ** 1/2
The Glass Menagerie (Bway w Cherry Jones and Zachary Quinto Bway, 2013) ** 1/2
Glengarry Glen Ross (Bway w Al Pacino 2012) **
The Goat or Who Is Sylvia? (London Albee w Jonathan Pryce, Eddie Redmayne 2005) ***
The God Of Carnage (London at Gielgud w Ralph Fiennes, Janet McTeer 2008) ***
Godspell (Bway w Hunter Parrish 2011) ** 1/2
Golda's Balcony (Bway w Tovah Feldshuh 2004) **
Golden Boy (Bway w Seth Numrich, Tony Shalhoub 2012) **
Golden Child (at Signature, 2012) ** 1/2
Gonzalo Rubalcaba at Village Vanguard in 2008 ***
Goodbar (at Public) * 1/2
The Good Body (Bway Eve Ensler 2004) no stars
The Good Negro (at Public) ***
Good People (w Frances McDormand 2011) **
The Good Soup (adapted by Garson Kanin 2004) **
Goran Bregovic and His Weddings And Funerals Orchestra in Prospect Park in 2009  ****
Gotta Getta Girl (NYMF staged reading 2011) ** 1/2
Grace (w Paul Rudd) * 1/2
The Grand Manner (by AR Gurney w Bobby Steggert, Kate Burton at Lincoln Center 2010) **
La Gran Scena Opera Co 200th NYC Show (Town Hall w Vera Galupe -Borszkh 1999) ** 1/2
Grease! (Bway w Brooke Shields, Billy Porter, Sherie Rene Scott 1994) **
Grease (Bway revival w Max Crumm, Laura Osnes 2007) *
Greater Messapia (by Andy Bragen 2004) **
The Great Game: Afghanistan ***
The Great God Pan (Amy Herzog play at Playwrights Horizon 2012) ** 1/2
The Great Pie Robbery (FringeNYC 2012) ** 1/2
The Great Unknown (NYMF 2010) ** 1/2
Greenwood (NYMF 2011) *
Grey Gardens (Bway w Christine Ebersole Mary Louise Wilson 2006) ***/
Gruesome Playground Injuries (w Jennifer Carpenter, Pablo Schreiber) ***
Guantanamo: Honor Bound To Defend Freedom (Kathleen Chalfant 2004) ** 1/2
Guys And Dolls (London w Ewan McGregor, Jane Krakowski 2005) ***
Guys And Dolls (Bway w Craig Bierko, Lauren Graham, Oliver Platt 2009) **
Gypsy (Bway w Bernadette Peters, Tammy Blanchard 2003) ** 1/2
Gypsy (Bway w Patti LuPone, Laura Benanti, Boyd Gaines Mar 26, 2008) ***
The Habit Of Art (London NT Alan Bennett w Richard Griffiths, Frances De La Tour 2009) ** 1/2
Haile To America (Evans Haile 1997) ***
Hair (Shakespeare in the Park w Jonathan Groff, Will Swenson 2008) ** 1/2
Hair (Bway summer revival of tour in 2011) ***
Hairspray (Bway w Marissa Jaret Winokur, Harvey Fierstein, Matthew Morrison 2003) ***
The Hallway Trilogy: Nursing **
The Hallway Trilogy: Paraffin ***
The Hallway Trilogy: Rose ***
Hal Willner's Bill Withers Project at Prospect Park in Brooklyn 2008 ***
Hamlet (Bway Ralph Fiennes, Damian Lewis, Francesca Annis May 4, 1995) ***
Hamlet: A Monologue (LC Robert Wilson performed directed designed 1995) ** 1/2
Hamlet (London RSC w Alex Jennings, Susannah York next to Zoe Wannamaker 1997) ***
Hamlet (BAM RSC w Alex Jennings, Susannah York, Edward Petherbridge 1998) ***
Hamlet (Public w Liev Schrieber, Hamish Linklater, Christian Camargo, Colm Feore 1999) **
Hamlet (London w Ben Whishaw 2004) ***
Hamlet (w Michael Stuhlbarg Lauren Ambrose Shakespeare in Park 2008) ** 1/2
Hamlet (w Christian Camargo; TFANA off bway 2009) ***
Hamlet (Bway with Jude Law 2009) ** 1/2
Hands On A Hardbody (Bway musical w Keith Carradine) *
Hand To God (Ensemble Studio Theatre w Steven Boyer 2011) ***
Hank Williams: Lost Highway (w Jason Petty 2003) ** 1/2
Happiness (London Laurie Anderson 2003) ***
Happy Days (BAM Beckett w Fiona Shaw 2008) *** 1/2
Hard Travelin' With Woody (FF 2011) ***
Harold and Maude The Musical (Paper Mill w Eric Millegan, Estelle Parsons 2005) **
Harrison, TX: Three Plays By Horton Foote (w Hallie Foote, 2012) ***
Harvey (Bway w Jim Parsons, 2012) *
Heartless (Sam Shepard play w Lois Smith at Signature, 2012) **
Heart Of The Earth: A Popol Vuh Story (puppeteer Ralph Lee 1995) ***/
Hedda Gabler (BAM w Cate Blanchett, Hugo Weaving 2006) ** 1/2
Hedda Gabler (Bway w Mary Louise Parker, Michael Cerveris 2009)  no stars
Hedwig and the Angry Inch (w Michael Cerveris 1999) ***
Hedwig and the Angry Inch (w Ally Sheedy 1999) ***
The Heiress (Bway w Cherry Jones, Michael Cumpsty, Frances Sternhagen 1995) ****
The Heiress (Bway w Jessica Chastain, David Strathairn, Judith Ivey 2012) **
Helen and Edgar ***
Hello, Dolly! (Bway w Carol Channing, Jay Garner 1995) ***
Henry IV (LC Kevin Kline Michael Hayden Ethan Hawke Richard Easton 2004) *** 1/2
Henry IV Part I and II (London NT w Angus Macfadyen, Michael Gambon 2005) ***
Henry V (SitP w Andre Braugher, Michael C Hall, Christian Camargo 1996) **
Henry V (London at Globe w Mark Rylance, Christian Camargo June 24, 1997) ***
Henry V (London at NT w Adrian Lester 2003) **
Henry V (Shakespeare in the Park w Liev Schieber 2003) ** 1/2
Hero: The Musical * 1/2
High Dive (Leslie Ayvazian 2001) * 1/2
Hilary McRae at Living Room in 2008 ***
The History Boys (London at National w orig cast 2004) *** 1/2
The History Boys (Bway 2006) ***
Hit The Wall *
H.M.S. Pinafore (London D'Oyly Carte 2000) ***
H.M.S. Pinafore (Gainesville Comm Playhouse in Florida 1986) ** 1/2
Home (at Signature) ** 1/2
Homo The Musical (NYMF 2013) no stars
Honeymoon In Vegas: The Musical (at Papermill, w Tony Danza) ** 1/2
Honk! The Ugly Duckling (London NT 2000) ***
The Hooters (at BB King's, murky sound, had to leave after an hour in 2008) **
House Arrest (Public Anna Deavere Smith 2000) ** 1/2
The House Of Blue Leaves (Bway w Edie Falco, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Ben Stiller 2011) * 1/2
How Deep Is The Ocean? (NYMF 2012) ** 1/2
How I Learned To Drive (Tongue In Cheek, 2013) **
How I Learned What I Learned (w Ruben Santiago-Hudson) ***
Howling Hilda reading * (Mary Testa ***)
How The World Began * 1/2
How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying (Bway w Matthew Broderick 1995) *** 1/2
How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying (Bway w Daniel Radcliffe 2011) *** 1/2
A Huey P. Newton Story (Public Roger Guenveur Smith 1997) ***
Hugh Jackman: Back On Broadway (2011) ***
Hurlyburly (Ethan Hawke, Josh Hamilton, Bobby Cannavale, Parker Posey Mar 12, 2005) ***
The Hurricane Katrina Comedy Festival (FF 2010) *** 1/2
Hurt Village (at Sig, 2012) ***
I Am My Own Wife (Playwrights Horizon Jefferson Mays 2003) ****
I Am My Own Wife (Bway Jefferson Mays 2003) *** 1/2
Idiot Savant (Public, by Richard Foreman w Willem DaFoe 2009) **
If Love Were All (Bway w Twiggy, Harry Groener 1999) **
I'll Eat You Last (w Bette Midler) ** 1/2
The Illusion (Tony Kushner at Signature 2011) *
The Imaginary Cuckold (Bway w Brian Bedford, Malcolm Gets 1995) ***
The Importance Of Being Earnest (London Kaos 2000?) ***/
The Importance of Being Earnest (Bway w Brian Bedford, Santino Fontana 2011) ** 1/2
In A Dark Place (Neil LaBute Ron Livingston, Frederick Weller 2007) **
An Inspector Calls (Bway Rosemary Harris but Philip Bosco out 1994) ***
The Intelligent Homosexual's Guide To Capitalism and Socialism with a Key To The Scriptures ***
Independents (FringeNYC 2012) *** 1/2
Indiscretions (Les Parents Terribles) (Bway Roger Rees, Eileen Atkins, Kathleen Turner,  Cynthia Nixon, Jude Law 1995) ** 1/2
The Interminable Suicide of Gregory Church (Daniel Kitson at St Ann's 2011) *** 1/2
An Interrogation Primer (FringeNYC 2012) ***
In The Wings (w Peter Scolari 2005) *
Into The Woods (Northern Valley Regional HS dir John Housley 1995) ***
Into The Woods (Bway Vanessa Williams, Adam Wylie, Laura Benanti out 2002) ***
Into The Woods (Bway Vanessa Williams out, new Cinderella, John McMartin 2002) ***
Into The Woods (Shakespeare in Park w Donna Murphy, 2012) ** 1/2
The Invention Of Love (London at NT w John Wood 1997) ***
Iphigenia 2.0 (Signature 2007) ***
Isaac's Eyes (by Lucas Hnath) ***
It Ain't Nothin' But The Blues (Bway w Ron Taylor, Gretha Boston 1999) ***/
It's Always Right Now, Until It's Later (Daniel Kitson at St. Ann's)  *** 1/2
It's An Art: The Music Of Stephen Schwartz (Karen Mack, Ryan Perry 2001) **
Ivanov (CSC w Ethan Hawke, 2012) ***
Ivan The Terrible: Symphonic Cinema, Scenes From w NY Philharmonic 1995) *** 1/2
I've Got The Shakes (dir writer Richard Foreman 1995) ***
Jack Farnstein Ph.D: The Secret Behind The Success (by Joseph Rovner) * 1/2
Jack Perry Is Alive (And Dating) (NYMF 2011) * 1/2
Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well And Living in Paris (Constantine Maroulis 2007) *** ½
James Hand at Hill Country BBQ in 2007 ***
James Hunter at Madison Square Park in 2007 ***
James Joyce's The Dead (Bway musical w Blair Brown, Christopher Walken, Alice Ripley 2000) ***/
The Jammer (Roller derby w Jeanine Serralles) ***
Jay Brannan of Shortbus in 2008 ***
Jekyll And Hyde (w Deborah Cox and Constantine Maroulis on Bway, 2013) * 1/2
Jerry Springer The Opera (London at NT 2003) ***
Jersey Boys (Bway 2006) ***
Jerusalem (Bway w Mark Rylance 2011) ***
Jesse Harris at Housing Works in 2007 *
Jesus Christ Superstar (Bway w Josh Young, 2012) * 1/2
Jim White in Champaign/Urbana after screening of Wrong Eyed Jesus in 2007 ***
Jitney (Second Stage dir Marion McClinton w Stephen McKinley Henderson 2000) ****
Jitney at the Greene Space (reading, 2013) *** 1/2
Joan Baez at Town Hall Oct 29, 2008 ***
Joe Turner's Come and Gone (Bway revival 2009) ** but Roger Robinson ****
John Gabriel Borkman (NT w Paul Scofield, Vanessa Redgrave, Eileen Atkins 1996) no stars
John Gabriel Borkman (Alan Rickman, Fiona Shaw, Lindsay Duncan at BAM 2011) * 1/2
John Tartaglia at Ars Nova in 2004 ***
Jon Stewart's Rally For Sanity in DC 2010 ***
Journey’s End (London 2004) ***
Journey’s End (Bway 2007 Hugh Dancy Boyd Gaines, Jefferson Mays) ***
Judith Owen at Metropolitan Club in 2008 ** 1/2
Juilliard Symphony Symphony No 1 etc (LC 1993) ** 1/2
Julian Po (NYMF 2013) ** 1/2
Julius Caesar (Public w David McCallum, Jamey Sheridan, Jeffrey Wright 2000) **
Julius Caesar at St. Ann's (all women, dir Phyllida Lloyd, Harriet Walter, 2013) ****
Jumpers (Bway w Simon Russell Beale, Essie Davis 2004) ***
Juno And The Paycock (at Irish Rep w John Keating, 2013) **
Just Us Boys (2002) **
kd lang at Le Poisson Rouge in 2011 *** (would have been **** if she had played a full concert)
Kiki And Herb Coup De Theatre 2003) ***
Kiki And Herb at Carnegie Hall in 2007 ** 1/2
Kiki Baby (NYMF 2011 w Jenn Colella) ** 1/2
Killer Joe (Tracy Letts 1994) ***
The King And I (Bway w Donna Murphy, Lou Diamond Phillips 1996) ***
King Hedley II (Signature revival w Stephen McKinley Henderson 2007) *** ½
King Lear (w Ian McKellen at BAM Sept 18, 2007) **
King Lear (Public w Kevin Kline, Michael Cerveris, Logan Marshall-Green 2007) **
King Lear (w Sam Waterston at Public 2011) **
King Lear (w Derek Jacobi at BAM 2011) ***
Kinky Boots **
Kissless (NYMF 2011) * 1/2
Kiss Me Kate (Bway w Brian Stokes Mitchell, Marin Mazzie, Adriane Lenox 2001) ***
Kiss Of The Spider Woman (Bway w Vanessa Williams, Howard McGillin 1994) ** 1/2
Krapp's Last Tape (London w Robin starring John Hurt 2000) ****
Krapp's Last Tape (at BAM w John Hurt -- space too big 2011) ***
Kronos Quarter at BAM w Bach to Bach 1995 ***
Kronos Quartet Wu Man at Zankel Hall of Carnegie in 2009 ***
Kurt Wagner of Lambchop (at Living Room in 2008) ***
LaBelle at Apollo (abbreviated due to power outage in 2008) ***
La Cage Aux Folles (Bway w Gary Beach 2004) ***
Ladies and Gents (at Bethesda Fountain bathrooms w John Keating ) ***
Lady Day (w Dee Dee Bridgewater) * 1/2
The Lady From Dubuque (at Sig w Jane Alexander, 2012) ** 1/2
The Lady From The Sea (London w Natasha Richardson 2003) **
The Lady in Red Converses With Diablo ** 1/2
The Lady In The Van (London Alan Bennett w Maggie Smith 1999) ***
Ladysmith Black Mambazo (London 2011) *** 1/2
Lake Water **
The Laramie Project (Moises Kaufman 2000) *** 1/2
The Last Smoker In America **
The Last Sunday In June (by Jonathan Tolins 2003) **
Laurie Anderson: The Nerve Bible (1994) ** 1/2
Laurie Anderson at Battery Park City 2013 ***
Laurie Anderson: Homeland (at Carnegie Hall's Zankel Mar 26,  2008) ***
Leap Of Faith (w Raul Esparza) **
Leo (one-man circus act) ***
Leonard Cohen Koans (FF 2011) *** 1/2
Les Miserables (Bway w Craig Schulman,  1994) ***
Les Miserables (Bway w Daphne Rubin-Vega, Alexander Gemingnani 2006) **
Les Miserables 25th Anniversary Tour (Papermill 2010) ***
Let It Be **
A Letter To Harvey Milk (NYMF 2012) ** 1/2
Let Us Now Praise Famous Men (by John Erlanger dir Alex Dmitriev 1993) **
Lies My Father Told Me **
Life And Times Episodes 1-4 **
Life Could Be A Dream (NYMF 2013)**
The Light In The Piazza (Bway w Kelli O'Hara, Matthew Morrison, Victoria Clark 2005) *** 1/2
Lightning At Our Feet (Emily Dickinson performance piece at BAM 2008) * 1/2
Like You Like It (John Hughes/Shakespeare at Gallery Players in 2008) ***
Linda Thompson at Bottom Line ***
The Lion King (Bway Samuel E. Wright 1999) ***
The Little Mermaid, Disney's (at Papermill w Liz McCartney, 2013) **
Little Miss Sunshine (w Will Swenson) **
A Little Night Music (London, Chocolate Factory revival on West End 2009) *** 1/2
Little Women (NY City Opera by Mark Adamo w Jennifer Dudley 2003) ** 1/2
Living With Henry (NYMF 2012) *
Lobby Hero (Glenn Fitzgerald, Tate Donovan, Heather Burns, Dion Graham 2001) *** 1/2
Lombardi **
London Assurance (London revival w Simon Russell Beale, Fiona Shaw at National 2010) ***
Long Day's Journey Into Night (Bway Vanessa Redgrave, PSH, RSL, Brian Dennehy 2003) *** 1/2
Lopsided (by Alex Bond) **
Lord Of The Flies (Open Air in London 2011) * 1/2
The Lord of the Rings (musical London 2008) * 1/2
Lost In Yonkers (Bway Mercedes Ruehl, Kevin Spacey, Irene Worth 1991) ***
Love, Janis (Andra Mitrovich, Cathy Richardson 2001) **
Love's Labor's Lost (at Public dir Karin Coonrod 2011) ** 1/2
Love Sucks (NYMF 2007) ** ½
Love The Sinner (London play by Drew Pautz at the National 2010) **
Love! Valour! Compassion! (MTC dir Joe Mantello w Nathan Lane 1994) *** 1/2
Love! Valour! Compassion! (Bway dir Joe Mantello w Nathan Lane, John Glover 1995) ***
Lulu (London w Anna Friel 2001) **
Lust (The Heather Brothers w Denis Lawson, Robert McCormick 1995) **
The Lying Lesson * 1/2
Lyle Lovett at Bottom Line *** 1/2
The Lyons (w Linda Lavin) ** 1/2
Lysistrata Jones (original Off Off production 2011) * 1/2
Lysistrata Jones (Bway 2011) *
Macbeth (w Patrick Stewart at BAM Feb 16, 2008) *** 1/2
Macbeth: Sleep No More (PunchDrunk's immersive Macbeth at McKittrick Hotel 2011) *** 1/2
Macbeth (w John Douglas Thompson, 2011) **
Macbeth (w Alan Cumming on Bway, 2013)  *
Macbeth (w Ethan Hawke at Lincoln Center 2013) **
Madama Butterfly (London Royal Opera House 2007) ** ½
Madame X (NYMF 2011) **
The Madrid * 1/2
Magdalen (FringeNYC 2012) ***
The Magic Flute (NYC Opera conductor Scott Bergeson 1992) ** 1/2
The Maids (w J. Smith Cameron, 2012) **
Making Faces (by Christine Howey w Lenny Pinna producer Noelle Howey 1999) **
Makin' Whoopee (dress rehearsal by Susan Stroman at ABT 2008) ***
Mallory/Valerie (FringeNYC 2012) *
Mamma Mia! (Bway w Karen Mason, Judy Kaye, Louise Pitre 2001) ***
Man and Boy (Bway w Frank Langella 2011) * 1/2
The Man Who Came To Dinner (at St. Clement's 2011) **
Maple and Vine **
Ma Rainey's Black Bottom at the Greene Space (reading) ***
Maria McKee at Joe’s Pub in 2007 ***
Marry Harry (NYMF 2013) **
Marry Me A Little **
Martin And John (London 1998) **
Martin Guerre (London w Jenna Russell 1996) ** 1/2
Martin Short: Fame Becomes Me (Bway 2006) ***
The Marvelous Wondrettes (2008) **
Mary Poppins (London w Laura Michelle Kelly 2005) *** 1/2
Mary Poppins (Bway w Laura Michelle Kelly 2006) *** 1/2
Mary Stuart (Bway w Janet McTeer, Harriet Walter/Vane 2009) ***
Master Class (Bway w Tyne Daly 2011) ***
Mata Hari In 8 Bullets (NYMF 2013) ***
Mathew In The School Of Life (Kitchen by/w John Moran, Julia Stiles 1994) *
Matilda The Musical (Bway w Bertie Carvell 2013) *** 1/2
A Matter of Life and Death (London at National 2007) *
Maurice (London w David Willoughby 1998) **
Mavis Staples at Bell House in Brooklyn 2011 ***
Measure For Measure (SitP Billy Crudup, Joe Morton, Felicity Jones 2001) ** 1/2
Measure For Measure (Shakespeare In The Park Danai Gurura, Annie Parisse, John Cullum 2011) ***
Medea (Bway w Diana Rigg 1994) *** 1/2
Medieval Play (reading of Kenneth Lonergan play 2008) ***
Men Are Real (Iris Silverio, Robert Dominguez 2008) *
The Merchant Of Venice (Public w Ron Leibman, Laila Robins 1995) **
The Merchant Of Venice (London NT w Henry Goodman 1999) **
The Merchant Of Venice (Bway w Al Pacino, Lily Rabe 2010) *** 1/2
Metamorphoses (dir Mary Zimmerman 2001) *** 1/2
Michael Arden Sings "Blue" (at Joe's Pub in 2008) ** 1/2
Middletown (Will Eno at Vineyard w Georgia Engel 2010) ***/
Midnight's Children (Apollo w Salman Rushdie attending 2003) *
A Midsummer Night's Dream (SitP w Teatro do Ornitorrinco nude! 1991) ** 1/2
A Midsummer Night's Dream (Ralph Lee puppets dir Scott Cargle 1999) ** 1/2
A Midsummer Night's Dream (London at Globe w Mark Rylance as Bottom sub2002) ** 1/2
A Midsummer Night's Dream (London at Globe 2008) ** 1/2
A Midsummer Night's Dream (at CSC w Bebe Neuwirth, 2012) ** 1/2
A Midsummer Night's Dream (Julie Taymor dir w Kathryn Hunter, 2013) **
Mies Julie (at St. Ann's 2012) ** 1/2
Mike Birbiglia's My Girlfriend's Boyfriend ***
Milk Like Sugar ***
The Milk Train Doesn't Stop Here Anymore (Bway w Olympia Dukakis 2011) *
Minnelli On Minnelli (Bway w Liza Minnelli 1999) ***
Misalliance (Bway Brian Murray, Elizabeth Marvel, Alan Tudyk 1997) **
Mission Drift * 1/2
Miss Julie (London w Christopher Eccleston 2000) **
Miss Julie: Mies Julie (at St. Ann's 2012) ** 1/2
Mistakes Were Made (w Michael Shannon) ** 1/2
Misterman (at St. Ann's w Cillian Murphy 2011) ** 1/2
Mnemonic (Theatre de Complicite Simon McBurney 2001) ***
The Mnemonist Of Dutchess County * 1/2
Mom, How Did You Meet The Beatles? (at Public by Adam P. and Adrienne Kennedy 2008) ** 1/2
Monday Night Magic (2003) **
Monkey: Journey To The West (w Damon Albarn at Lincoln Center July 9, 2013) ** 1/2
Monsters Of Grace (BAM Philip Glass Robert Wilson 1998) **
A Moon For The Misbegotten (Bway Cherry Jones, Gabriel Byrne 1993) ** 1/2
A Moon For The Misbegotten (Bway Eve Best, Kevin Spacey 2007) ***
A Month In The Country (Bway Helen Mirren, Ron Rifkin, F. Murray Abraham 1995) **
Moon for the Misbegotten (Bway w Kevin Spacey, Eve Best 2007) ** ½
The More Loving One (FF 2011) **
#MormonInChief (FringeNYC 2012) **
Mostly Sondheim (Lincoln Center Barbara Cook 2002) ****
Mother Divine (NYMF 2013) **
The Motherf**ker With The Hat (Bway w Chris Rock 2011) ***
Motown: The Musical **
The Mound Builders at Signature (2013) *
The Mountaintop (Bway w Samuel L. Jackson, Angela Bassett 2011) ** 1/2
The Mousetrap (London at St. Martin's 2004) **
Movin' Out (Bway w Michael Cavanaugh 2003) ***
Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play * 1/2
Mrs. Warren's Profession (London w Felicity Kendall 2010) **
Much Ado About Nothing (BAM w Cheek By Jowl w Matthew Macfadyen 1998) ***
Much Ado About Nothing (Shakespeare Park w Jimmy Smits, Kristen Johnston 2005) **
Much Ado About Nothing (UK Globe w Eve Best, Charles Edwards 2011) ** 1/2
Much Ado About Nothing (West End w David Tennant, Catherine Tate 2011) ** 1/2
Much Ado About Nothing (2013 w Maggie Siff and Jonathan Cake) ***
Murder For Two **
The Murder Of Crows: Janet Cardiff at the Armory ** 1/2
Museum (Tina Howe play 2002) **
Music From A Sparkling Planet (Josh Hamilton, J. Smith-Cameron 2001) **
The Music Man (Bway Robert Sean Leonard, Rebecca Luker 2001) ***
The Music Teacher (Wallace Shawn w Bobby Steggert 2005) **
M Ward at Town Hall in 2007 ***
My Children! My Africa! (dir Ruben Santiago-Hudson at Signature, 2012) ***
My Fair Lady (Miami FL w Rex Harrison early 1980s tour) ** 1/2
My Fair Lady (London w Alex Jennings, Joanna Riding next to Paul McCartney 2001) ***
My Name Is Asher Lev (w Ari Brand) *** 1/2
The Mystery Of Charles Dickens (Bway w Simon Callow 2002) ** 1/2
The Mystery Of Edwin Drood (Jim Norton, Chita Rivera, Stephanie J Block 2012) ** 1/2
My Trip Down The Pink Carpet (w Leslie Jordan) **
Naked Boys Singing! (1999) ** 1/2
The Nance (w Nathan Lane) ***
Natasha, Pierre and The Great Comet Of 1812 (2013, downtown in tent) ***
The National at BAM in 2008 (bad seats, inappropriate venue) ** 1/2
Nellie McKay at Joe’s Pub in 2007 ***
Never Gonna Dance (Bway w Karen Ziemba 2003) **
The New Electric Ballroom ***
Newfound Road at Baggot Inn (bluegrass) in 2007 ** ½
New Jerusalem (CSC by David Ives Jan 12, 2008) *** 1/2
Newsies (at Paper Mill Playhouse w Jeremy Jordan 2011) **
Newsies (Bway w Jeremy Jordan, 2012) ** 1/2
NYC Ballet Square Dance, Afternoon Faun etc w Margaret Tracey, Peter Boal 1993) ***
NYC Ballet Fanfare, Apollo, I'm Old Fashioned w David Jaffe, Peter Boal 1994) ***
NYC Ballet Vienna Waltzes etc w  Judith Fugate, Peter Boal 1994) ***
The New York Idea (w John Keating) **
New York Philharmonic w Samuel Wong conductor in Central Park (Mussorgsky Pictures 1993) ***
New York Philharmonic w Leonard Slatkin, "In Praise Of Shahn," Mahler Sym No 5 (1993) ***
Next To Normal (Bway 2009) **
Nice Work If You Can Get It (w Matthew Broderick) **
Nicole Atkins at Bowery Ballroom in 2008 ***
The Night Alive (w Ciarin Hinds, Jim Norton) **
Nightingale (at BAM dir Robert Lepage 2011) ***
Nighttime Traffic (NYMF 2010) **
A Night With Janis Joplin **
Ninth and Joanie *
Nixon In China (at the Met 2011) *** 1/2
No Child... (Nilaja Sun 2006) ** 1/2
Noises Off (Bway Patti Lupone, Peter Gallagher, Richard Easton, T.R. Knight 2001) ***
No Man's Land (w Ian McKellen, Patrick Stewart) ***
Non-Equity: The Musical! (FringeNYC 2012) *
No Place To Go by Ethan Lipton ** 1/2
The Normal Heart (Public w Raul Esparza, Joanna Gleason 2004) ***
The Normal Heart (Bway w Joe Mantello, Jim Parsons 2011) ***
The Norman Conquests (Bway 2009) ***
The Notebooks Of Leonardo Da Vinci (LC dir Mary Zimmerman 1994) ****
The Notebooks Of Leonardo Da Vinci (Second Stage dir Mary Zimmerman 2003) *** 1/2
Nothing To Hide ** 1/2
Now. Here. This. * 1/2
A Number (NYTW Caryl Churchill w Sam Shepard, Dallas Roberts 2004) ** 1/2
Occupant (Edward Albee play w Mercedes Ruehl 2008) **
Oklahoma! (London NT w Hugh Jackman, Shuler Hensley 1998) ****
The Old Friends (at Signature w Betty Buckley) **
Old Hats (at Sig w Bill Irwin and Nellie McKay) ***
The Old Man And The Old Moon (PigPen 2012) *** 1/2
Old Springs Pike (w John Gallagher) at Joe’s Pub in 2007 ***
Oleanna (Mamet William H. Macy, Rebecca Pidgeon 1992) ** 1/2
Olive and the Bitter Herbs ** 1/2
Oliver! (at Papermill) **
On A Clear Day You Can See Forever (Bway w Harry Connick Jr. 2011) * 1/2
Once (at New York Theatre Workshop 2011) *** 1/2
Once (on Broadway w orig cast, 2012) ****
Once On This Island (at Paper Mill w Syesha Mercado, 2012) ***
One Arm (Tennessee Williams screenplay turned into play 2011) ***
100 Years by Mike Leigh at Acorn **
One Man, Two Guvnors (London's National w James Corden, 2011) ***
One Man, Two Guvnors (Bway w James Corden, 2012) ***
On Golden Pond (Gainesville Comm Playhouse in Florida 1985) **
On Golden Pond (Bway w James Earl Jones, Leslie Uggams 2005) **
The Only Thing Worse You Could Have Told Me... (1995 written/starring Dan Butler 1995) ** 1/2
On The Beach (London, one of two-part The Contingency Plan at Bush on global warming 2009) ***
On The Open Road (Public by Steve Tesich w Anthony LaPaglia, Byron Jennigns 1993) *
On The Town (SitP dir George C. Wolfe, Lea DeLaria, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Mary Testa 1997) ****
Opening Night (Dutch version of Cassavetes at BAM Harvey in 2008) ***
Operation Greenfield (London play abt UK Christian rock band 2011) ** 1/2
Opus (Richard Topol 2007) ** ½
Opus No. 7 at St. Ann's Warehouse ** 1/2
Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark at Terminal 5 in 2011***
Orphans (Hippodrome Theatre in Florida 1987) ***
Orphans (w Alec Baldwin, 2013) ** 1/2
The Orphans' Home Cycle (Foote 3 night 9 play at Signature w Hallie Foote, Bryce Pinkham) *** 1/2
Orphee (BAM Philip Glass Cocteau film 1993) *** 1/2
Othello (SitP Raul Julia, Christopher Walken, Jeffrey Wright, Mary Beth Hurt 1991) ** 1/2
Othello (BAM w Simon Russell Beale, James Harewood, Claire Skinner 1998) ** 1/2
Othello (w John Douglas Thompson off Bway -- solid, but convincing which it rarely is 2009) ***
Othello (w Philip Seymour Hoffman, John Ortiz, dir Peter Sellars, painful, four hours? 2009) no stars
Other Desert Cities (Jon Robin Baitz Lincoln Center w Stockard Channing, Stacey Keach 2011) **
Other Desert Cities (Broadway w Rachel Griffiths 2011) ** 1/2
The Other Place (on Broadway w Laurie Metcalf) ** 1/2
Our Country (NYMF 2010) *
Our House (London Madness musical 2002) **
Our Lady Of 121st Street (transfer to Union Square dir Philip Seymour Hoffman 2003) ***
Our Town (Bway w Paul Newman, Stephen Spinella 2002) ** 1/2
Our Town (dir David Cromer 2006) *** 1/2
Our Town (w Helen Hunt as Stage Manager 2010) ***
Over The Rhine at Highline in 2007 ** ½
Pacific Overtures (Bway w B.D. Wong 2004) **
Painting Churches (w Kathleen Chalfant, 2012) * 1/2
Pal Joey (Bway Roundabout w Stockard Channing 2009) **
Paper Cut (FF 2011) ***
Paper Plane (3 Sticks company at FringeNYC 2012) ** 1/2
Paradise Found (London new musical at Chocolate Factory Mandy Patinkin 2010) *
Paradise Park (Charles Mee musical play at Signature Feb 29, 2008) ** 1/2
Parker And Dizzy's Fabulous Journey To The End Of The Rainbow (FF 2011) ** 1/2
Parsifal at the Met (2013 w dir Francois Girard and Jonas Kaufmann) *** 1/2
/passengers (at Mercury Lounge in 2008) ***
Passing Strange (Bway 2008) ** 1/2
Passion (Bway w Donna Murphy, Jere Shea, Marin Mazzie 1994) *** 1/2
Passion (Bway w Donna Murphy, Jere Shea, Marin Mazzie end of run 1994) ****
Passion at CSC (dir John Doyle w Melissa Erico and Judy Kuhn, 2013) *** 1/2
The Patron Saint Of Sea Monsters **
Patty Griffin, Allen Toussaint and CMA songwriters at Joe’s Pub in the Park in 2007 *** ½
Paul Simon: Songs From The Capeman (at BAM's Harvey w Frankie Negron 2008) *** 1/2
Paul Simon World Music (at BAM w Ladysmith, David Byrne, etc 2008) ***
Paved Paradise: An Homage To Joni Mitchell (John Kelly 1996) ** 1/2
PBR final regular season event at Mohegan Sun in Conn. in 2008 ***
Pearl's Gone Blue (FF 2011) ***
The Pee-wee Herman Show (Bway 2010) ***
Peggy For You (London w Maureen Lipman 2000) **
The People In The Picture (Bway w Donna Murphy 2011) *
The Performers (Bway w Cheyenne Jackson 2012) **
Peter and the Starcatcher (Theatre For A New Aud w  Christian Borle, 2011) *** 1/2
Peter and the Starcatcher (Bway w  Christian Borle, 2012) ***
Peter Cincotti at Lincoln Center Feb 2004 ***
Peter Cincotti at Lincoln Center Nov 2004 ***
Peter Pan aka Peter and Wendy (Public Mabou Mines Karen Kandel, Basil Twist 1996) ****
Peter Pan (London at NT w Ian McKellen 1997) ** 1/2
Peter Pan (London outdoor under tent in Kensington Gardens 2009) * 1/2
Peter Pan (via National Theatre of Scotland in London at Barbican 2010) ** 1/2
Peter Sallett at Joe's Pub in 2010 ***
The Phantom Of The Opera (Bway w Davis Gaines 1994) **
Philadelphia, Here I Come! (Bway Robert Sean Leonard, Milo O'Shea 1994) ***
The Piano Lesson (dir Ruben Santiago-Hudson at Sig *** 1/2
Picnic (at Roundabout w Mare Winningham, Ellen Burstyn, 2013) * 1/2
Picture Incomplete (NYMF 2012) **
Pieces (FringeNYC 2012) *
Pieta Brown at Bowery in 2007 ** ½
The Pigeon Boys (NYMF reading 2011) ***
PigPen's The Mountain Song (2011) *** 1/2
PigPen's The Nightmare Story (2011) *** 1/2
Pink Milk (FringeNYC 2012)* 1/2
Pippin (dir Diane Paulus w Patina Miller, 2013) *
Piranha Heights (London by Philip Ridley 2008) **
The Pitmen Painters (London at National 2008) ** 1/2
A Place At The Table (London by Simon Block w Joanne Pearce 2000) **
A Place At The Table (MCC by Simon Block w Robin Weigert, Zac Orth 2000) **
Playing Burton (w Brian Mallon) no stars
The Play What I Wrote (London 2001) *** 1/2
The Play What I Wrote (Bway 2003) ***
The Pogues at Terminal 5 in 2011 ** 1/2
POPArt (NYMF 2010) *
A Popol Vuh Story (Public Puppetry Ralph Lee 1994) *** 1/2
Porgy and Bess (w Audra McDonald, 2012) *** 1/2
Port Authority (w Jim Noonan, John Gallagher 2008) ***
Potted Potter (in NYC) *
A Prairie Home Companion (Town Hall w Iris Dement, Cokie Roberts 1994) *** 1/2
Prelude to a Kiss (Bway revival w John Mahoney, Annie Parisse 2007) **
The Price (Bway Harris Yulin, Bob Dishy 2000) **
Priscilla, Queen Of The Desert -- The Musical (Bway 2011) * 1/2
Private Lives (Bway Alan Rickman, Lindsay Duncan 2002) ** 1/2
Private Lives (Bway w Kim Cattrall and Paul Gross 2011) **
The Producers (Bway w Nathan Lane, Matthew Broderick 2002) ***
Prometheus Bound (CSC w David Oyelowo 2007) *
Psycho Buildings (art exhibit at Hayward in UK) *** 1/2
A Public Reading Of An Unproduced Screenplay About The Death Of Walt Disney/Lucas Hnath ***
Pygmalion (West End w Rupert Everett 2011) **
Queen Of The Mist (w Mary Testa 2011) ** 1/2
Queens Blvd (musical by Charles Mee 2007) ***
Queer Counsel (London 2004) **
Rachel Calof (FF 2011) ** 1/2
Radiant Baby (Public w Michael Winther, Julee Cruise 2003) *
Radio City Christmas Spectacular (1997) ** 1/2
Radio City Christmas Spectacular (2011) ** 1/2
Radio Golf (Bway August Wilson w Tonya Pinkins 2007) *** ½
Ragtime (Bway revival; liked everything but the score w Bobby Steggert 2009) ** 1/2
Railroad at Signature ** 1/2
The Rascals: Once Upon A Dream ***
Rated M For Murder (FringeNYC 2012) ** 1/2
Raul Midon at Joe's Pub in 2008 ***
Really Really *
The Real Thing (Hippodrome in Gainesville Florida 1985) *** 1/2
The Real Thing (London w Stephen Dillane, Jennifer Ehle 2000) *** 1/2
Re-Animator: The Musical (NYMF 2012) ***
Reasons To Be Happy **
Red-Handed Otter (w Matthew Maher) ** 1/2
Reefer Madness (Christian Campbell, Kristen Bell, Gregg Edelman 2001) **
Regrets * 1/2
Regular Singing (The Apple Family Play at Public) **
Relatively Speaking * 1/2
Rent (Bway orig cast 1996) ***
Rent (Bway 20??) **
The Reporter (London at the National w Ben Chaplin 2007) **
Requiem For A Lost Girl (NYMF 2012) ** 1/2
The Revisionist (w Vanessa Redgrave) **
Richard II (London at Globe w Mark Rylance May 31, 2003) ***
Richard III (London at Globe all women w Kathryn Hunter 2003) ***
Richard III (CSC w Michael Cumpsty 2007) **
Richard III (at BAM w Kevin Spacey, 2012) ***
Richard III/King Richard The Third (w Mark Rylance and Globe on Bway 2013) ***
Richard Thompson solo in Tampa Florida 1987 or so ****
Richard Thompson at Beacon April 23, 1994 *** 1/2
Richard Thompson at Irving Plaza Oct 16, 1996 *** 1/2
Richard Thompson at Town Hall Oct 26, 2005 ***
Richard Thompson and band at Town Hall in 2010 ***
Richie Havens at Metropolitan Museum of Art in 2007 ***
Rickie Lee Jones at City Winery in 2011 ** 1/2
The Riddles Of Bamboo (LC by Kipp Erante Cheng 1997) **
The Rime Of The Ancient Mariner (w Fiona Shaw at BAM) *** 1/2
Ring Of Fire: The Johnny Cash Musical Show (Bway w Jarrod Emick 2006) *
Rio (NYMF 2012) **
Rites Of Privacy (written and performed by David Rhodes FF 2010) ** 1/2
Road House (w Taimak 2003) **
Roadkill ** 1/2
Road Show/Bounce (Sondheim musical at Public w Michael Cerveris 2008) ***
The Road To Mecca (Roundabout w Rosemary Harris, Jim Dale, 2012) ** 1/2
The Road To Qatar *
Rock 'N' Roll (Bway Tom Stoppard Rufus Sewell, Brian Cox, Sinead Cusack Dec 30, 2007) ***
Rock Of Ages (2013 on Bway) * 1/2
Romeo And Juliet: Choose Your Own Ending (FF 2011) **
Romeo And Juliet (w Orlando Bloom and Condola Rashad, 2013) *
Romeo And Juliet (at CSC w Elizabeth Olsen and T.R. Knight, 2013) * 1/2
Ron Sexsmith at Highline in 2011 ** 1/2 (voice shaky that night; he's great)
Room (Virgina Woolf piece at Women's Project) ***
Rope *
Rosebud: The Lives of Orson Welles (w Christian McKay 2004) *
The Rose Tattoo (Bway w Mercedes Ruehl, Anthony LaPaglia 1995) ** 1/2
The Rose Tattoo (London at National w Zoe Wannamaker 2007) **
Roulette (by Paul Weitz w Anna Paquin 2004) **
The Royal Hunt Of The Sun (London Peter Shaffer at National 2006) *
Ruined (at City Center w Condola Rashad 2009) *** 1/2
Rumer in concert in 2011 ****
La Ruta ** 1/2
Sailor's Song (John Patrick Shanley 2004) *
Salamander Starts Over (FringeNYC 2012) ***
Salt Lake The Ballet (FF 2008) **
Samuel and Alasdair: A Personal History Of the Robot Wars ** 1/2
Satyagraha (at Met w English National Opera production 2011) ****
Scandalous (Bway Kathie Lee Gifford musical 2012) * 1/2
The School For Husbands (Bway w Brian Bedford, Malcolm Gets 1995) ***
The School For Lies (CSC w Mamie Gummer 2011) *** 1/2
The Scottsboro Boys (Bway 2010) *** 1/2
The Seafarer (Bway Conor McPherson w Jim Norton, David Morse, Ciarin Hinds dec 5, 2007) ***
The Seagull (SitP Meryl Streep, Kevin Kline, etc etc 2001) ***
The Select (The Sun Also Rises) (ERS at NYTW 2011) ** 1/2
Seminar (Bway w Alan Rickman, Hamish Linklater, Lily Rabe 2011) **
A Separate Peace (adapted and performed by Brian Foyster FF 2010) ** 1/2
Septimus And Clarissa (Ellen McLaughlin adaptation of Mrs Dalloway 2011) *** 1/2
Seven Brides For Seven Brothers (Paper Mill, flooding 2007) ***
Seven Guitars (Signature dir Ruben Santiago-Hudson w Stephen McKinley Henderson 2006) ****
Sexual Perversity In Chicago (London w Matthew Perry, Minnie Driver, Hank Azaria 2003) **
The Shape Of Things (Bway Neil LaBute w Paul Rudd, Rachel Weisz 2002) ** 1/2
Sharon Jones at the Beacon in 2008 ****
Sheba (Sharleen Cooper Cohen Gary William Friedman 1996) *
Sheherizade (FringeNYC 2012) **
Shelby Lynne at Joe's Pub Nov 6 2003 ***
Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Of Making Whoopee (FF 2002) ** 1/2
Shine! A Horatio Alger Musical (NYMF 2010) ** 1/2
Shipment (Young Jean Lee, great cast 2009)***
Shlemiel The First ** 1/2
Shockheaded Peter (London w Tiger Lillies 2003) *** 1/2
Shockheaded Peter (NYC w Tiger Lillies 2005) ***
Shopping And F***ing (London Mark Ravenhill 1998) **
Show Boat(John McMartin, Rebecca Luker, Elaine Stritch, Lonette McKee, Michel Bell 1994) *** 1/2
Show Choir! (NYMF 2010) **
Side Man (Bway Edie Falco, Scott Wolf, Frank Wood 1999) ***
Signal The Escape in Brooklyn's Europe club in 2008 ***
Silence! The Musical **
Simpatico (Public Sam Shepard w Ed Harris, Marcia Gay Harden, Beverly D'Angelo 1994) **
Simple Minds at Roseland ***/
Singing Astaire (w Eric Comstock, Hilary Kole, Christopher Gines 2004) ***
The Singing Forest (Craig Lucas at Public) * 1/2
Single Black Female (at 42 West) ** 1/2
Sister Act (Bway w Patina Miller) * 1/2
69 Degrees South (at BAM) * 1/2
Sizwe Banzi Is Dead (at BAM Apr 19, 2008) *** 1/2
A Skull In Connemara (Kevin Tighe 2001) ***
Sleep No More (PunchDrunk's immersive Macbeth at McKittrick Hotel 2011) *** 1/2
Sleepwalk With Me (one-man show w Mike Birbiglia) ***
The Slug Bearers Of Kayrol Island (Vineyard w Bobby Steggert 2008) ***
Small Craft Warnings (Tennessee Williams revival 2011) zero stars
The Snow Geese (MTC w Mary-Louise Parker, 2013) ** 1/2
La Soiree ***
Solitude (Public Puppetry Banialuka 1994) ** 1/2
Somewhere Fun **
Songs And Stories From Moby Dick (BAM Laurie Anderson 1999) * 1/2
Songs From The Uproar **
Sons Of The Prophet (w Santino Fontana 2011) *** 1/2
Sontag: Reborn *
The Soul Of John Black at Webster Hall in 2008 *** (v brief set)
The Sound Of Music (at Papermill 2012) ***
South Pacific (at Lincoln Center w Kelli O'Hara, Matthew Morrison 2008) ***
South Pacific (w David Pittsinger as Emile De Becque at Lincoln Center 2008) *** 1/2
Souvenir ** 1/2
Space (Public by Tina Landau 1999) ** 1/2
Speech And Debate (Roundabout Nov 17, 2007) ***
Spiderman: Turn Off The Dark (Bway 2011) * 1/2
Spring Awakening (Bway w Jonathan Groff, John Gallagher, Lea Michelle 2006) *** ½
Spring Awakening (Bway w Jonathan Groff, John Gallagher, Lea Michelle 2007) *** ½
Spuyten Duyvil (by Andy Bragan 2004) **
Standing On Ceremony: The Gay Marriage Plays **
Stand Tall: A Rock Musical (NYMF 2012) * 1/2
Stanley (Bway w Antony Sher 1997) ** 1/2
Stan's Cafe: Of All The People In The World (one person=one rice exhibit) *** 1/2
Stealing Time (NYMF 2012) **
Steel Magnolias (Bway dir Jason Moore w Delta Burke, Christine Ebersole 2005) **
Steel Pulse (at Battery Park in 2008) ***
STePz (Savion Glover dance show) *** 1/2
Stick Fly (Bway 2011) **
Stomp (Orpheum 1994) ** 1/2
Stones In His Pocket (Conleth Hill, Sean Campion 2001) ***
Stop. Reset at Signature * 1/2
Storefront Church ** 1/2
Storytime With Mr. Buttermen (FringeNYC 2012) **
Straight-Jacket (w and d by Richard Day w Jackie Hoffman, Adam Greer 2000) **
Straight Up With A Twist (at Players Theater Mar 16, 2008) no stars
Strawberry Alarm Clock in Champaign/Urbana after screening of Valley of Dolls in 2007 ***
A Streetcar Named Desire (BAM w Cate Blanchett 2009) ***
A Streetcar Named Desire (Bway w Nicole Ari Parker, Blair Underwood 2012) **
Street Of Blood (NYTW w Ronnie Burkett 2000) ** 1/2
The Subject Was Roses (Bway John Mahoney, Dana Ivey, Patrick Dempsey May 1991) **
The Submission (w Jonathan Groff) **
Sufjan Stevens at BAM w BQE in 2007 *** ½
Suitcase (Soho Rep 2004) **
Summer Shorts Series B: Paul Rudnick, Neil LaBute, etc (at 59 E 59, 2012) **
Sunday In The Park With George (London Choc Fac at Wyndham Daniel Evans 2006) ****
Sunday In The Park W George (Bway Daniel Evans Jenna Russell 2008) *** 1/2
Sunjata (Jim Henson Intl Puppet Festival 1996) ***
Sunset Blvd (Bway w Glenn Close, Alice Ripley, George Hearn, Alan Campbell 1994) * 1/2
Super Furry Animals (Irving Plaza April 24, 2002) *** 1/2
Super Night Shot (at Public -- Gob Squad) ** 1/2
Swan Lake Matthew Bourne (London next to Brian May and Anita Dobson 2000) *** 1/2
Sweeney Todd (Northern Valley Regional HS dir John Housley 1994) ***
Sweeney Todd (Bway Patti Lupone, Michael Cerveris Feb 5, 2006) *** 1/2
Sweet And Sad (The Apple Family at Public 2011) **
Swimming In The Shallows (Adam Bock w Logan Marshall-Green 2005) ** 1/2
Swing! (Bway Ann Hampton Callaway, Laura Benanti 2000) **
Swing State (NYMF 2012) * 1/2
Swiss Family Robinson (NYMF 2013) **
Syria, America (by Lance Crowfoot-Suede 1999) **
The Syringa Tree (Kate Blumberg 2001) ** 1/2
The Table (puppetry show at La MaMa) ** 1/2
Taboo (Bway w Boy George 2003) **
Take Me Out (Public Theater Denis O'Hare, Daniel Sunjata 2002) ***
Taking The Wheel: The Music Of John Bucchino (Karen Mack, Jesse Tyler Ferguson 2000) ** 1/2
A Tale Of Two Cities (Bway musical 2008) *
Tales From Hollywood (London Christopher Hampton play 2001) **
Talking Heads (London Maggie Smith, Margaret Tyzack 1996) *** 1/2
Talk Radio (Bway w Liev Schreiber 2007) ** ½
The Tallest Man On Earth at Town Hall *** 1/2
The Taming Of The Shrew (SiP Allison Janney, Jay O. Sanders, Mario Cantone 1999) ** 1/2
Tango Masculino (2002) **
Teddy Thompson Christmas Show w mom, sis, bro, Rufus, etc in 2007 ** 1/2 (terrible sound)
Teddy Thompson at Bowery in 2007 *** ½
Teddy Thompson at City Winery in 2011 *** 1/2
The Tempest (SitP w Patrick Stewart, Liev Schrieber, Bill Irwin 1995) *** 1/2
The Tempest (London at Globe w Mark Rylance 2005) ** 1/2
The Tempest (w Mandy Patinkin at CSC 2008) **
The Tenth Floor (NYMF 2010) **
Tess: The Musical (NYMF 2010) **
The Testament Of Mary (w Fiona Shaw) ** 1/2
Texas Homos (w Reed Birney 2005) *
That Other Woman's Child (NYMF 2008) * 1/2
Theatre Of Blood (London at National w Jim Broadbent) * 1/2
Them Say Your Prayers (one-man show Jess Cagle, dir Joel Schumacher 1999) no stars
They Might Be Giants at Beacon in 2008 *** 1/2
They Wrote That? The Songs Of Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil dir Richard Maltby 2004) **
Things Of Dry Hours (w Delroy Lindo) ** 1/2
The Third Story (w Kathleen Turner, Charles Busch) ** 1/2
The 39 Steps (West End in London 2007) ***
This Side Of Neverland (at Pearl w Sean McNall) ***
Thom Pain (based on nothing) (Will Eno w James Urbaniak 2005) ***
Thoroughly Modern Millie (at Paper Mill w Laurie Veldheer, 2013) ** 1/2
Thousand Stars Explode In The Sky (London 2010) ** 1/2
Three Sisters (CSC w Maggie Gyllenhaal, Peter Sarsgaard 2011) *** 1/2
Time Between Us (NYMF 2011) * 1/2
A Time To Kill * 1/2
Timon Of Athens (at Public w Richard Thomas 2011) ***
Titanic (Bway Michael Cerveris, Victoria Clark, Judith Blazer, Brian d'Arcy James 1997) ***/
Title And Deed (Will Eno play at Signature, 2012) ***
Titus Andronicus (London at Globe w Douglas Hodge 2006) **
Titus Andronicus (at Public w Jay O. Sanders 2011) * 1/2
The Torch-Bearers (Drama Dept. w Faith Prince, Marian Seldes, Judith Blazer 2000) **
Traces (circus at New Victory 2008) ***
The Train Driver (dir by Athol Fugard at Signature, 2012) ***
Trav'lin' (NYMF 2010) ***/
Tribes (w Mare Winningham) *** 1/2
A Tribute To Billy Strayhorn (LC w Bobby Short, Lena Horne June 20, 1993) *** 1/2
The Trip To Bountiful (w Cicely Tyson) ***
Trouble (NYMF 2012) ** 1/2
True Crimes (Romulus Linney Rebecca Harris 1996) ** 
Tut (NYMF 2011) * 1/2
Twelfth Night (SitP Julia Stiles, Zach Braff, Jimmy Smits, Kristen Johnston 2002) ** 1/2
Twelfth Night (BAM Donmar w Simon Russell Beale, Emily Watson 2003) ** 1/2
Twelfth Night (w Mark Rylance and Globe on Bway 2013) *** 1/2
Twelve Angry Men (Bway w Boyd Gaines, Philip Bosco 2004) **
The Twentieth Century Way (by Tom Jacobson FF 2010) *** 1/2
Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992 (Anna Deavere Smith 1994) *** 1/2
Two Boys (Nico Muhly at the Met) **
Two Boys In A Bed On A Cold Winter's Night (Rattlestick inaugural season 1995) **
2 Burn (FF 2011) * 1/2
The Two Gentlemen Of Verona (Public Malcolm Gets, Camryn Manheim1994) ** 1/2
Two Gentlemen Of Verona (Off Off Bway gay angle 2004) *
Two Thousand Years (Mike Leigh w Richard Masur 2008) **
The Two Month Rule (NYMF 2012) *
Two Trains Running (Signature revival 2006) *** 1/2
Ubu Roi (Public Puppetry Festival Hystopolis Productions 1996) ** 1/2
The Ugly One **
Uncle Vanya (BAM Donmar w Simon Russell Beale, Emily Watson 2003) ***
The Unexpected Man (Yasmina Reza w Eileen Atkins, Alan Bates 2001) ***
The Universe (Richard Foreman play w James Urbaniak 1995) ** 1/2
Unnatural Acts (at CSC 2011) ***
Valhalla (Juilliard Paul Rudnick w Craig Baldwin 2001) ***
Valhalla (NYTW Paul Rudnick w Peter Frechette 2004) ** 1/2
Vanya And Sonia And Masha And Spike *** 1/2
Venice no stars
Venus And Adonis (Shakespeare Project puppets Suzanne Savoy 2000?) ** 1/2
Venus In Fur (Bway w Nina Arianda 2011) ***
Vernon God Little (London at Young Vic) **
The Vertical Hour (Bway David Hare w Bill Nighy, Julianne Moore 2006) **
Via Dolorosa (Bway David Hare wrote and performed 1999) ***
Virgins And Other Myths (Colin Martin 1996) **
Vita And Virginia (Union Square Theatre w Eileen Atkins, Vanessa Redgrave 1995) ****
Vital Signs New Works Festival 2003 **
Voices Of Light: The Passion Of Joan Of Arc (Dreyer's film w oratorio Anonymous 4 1999) ****
Volleygirls (NYMF 2013) *** 1/2
The Voyage (Met Philip Glass 1992) ***
Waiting For Godot (w Ian McKellen, Patrick Stewart) ** 1/2
Die Walkure (at the Met w Deborah Voigt 2011) ***
Walls And Bridges (FF 2011) **
The Walworth Farce (at St. Anne's 2008) ***
War Horse (London West End 2009) ***
War Horse (at Lincoln Center 2011) ***
The Water Dream (staged reading musical Anthony Rapp NYMF 2013) *
Waverly 7 at Blue Note in 2007 **
The Weir (at Irish Rep w John Keating, 2013)  *** 1/2
We Live Here (Zoe Kazan play) **
Well (Public w Lisa Kron, Jayne Houdyshell 2004) **
Wesla Whitfield: Life Upon The Wicked Stage (Kaufman Theatre 1998) ***
West Side Story (Bway revival w Matt Cavenaugh 2009) ***
We Will Rock You (London 2002) *
What If We Did This? (Soho Cary and Gallo 2000) * 1/2
What's Wrong With This Picture? (Bway dir Joe Mantello 1994) *
What The Sparrow Said (FF 2011) ** 1/2
When Pigs Fly (Howard Crabtree 1997) ***
The Whipping Man (w Andre Braugher) **
White Christmas (at Paper Mill 2011) ***
White Raven (LC Philip Glass Robert Wilson w Lucinda Childs 2001) **
Who Murdered Love (FringeNYC 2012) no stars
Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf? (Bway w Kathleen Turner, Bill Irwin 2005) ***
Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf? (Bway w Tracy Letts, Amy Morton 2012) ***
The Who's Tommy (at Gallery Players in Bklyn 2009) *
Wilco at London Astoria in UK May 13, 2002 *** 1/2
Wild Animals You Should Know (Alice Ripley, Jay Armstrong Johnson 2011) ** 1/2
The Wild Bride at St. Ann's ** 1/2
The Wild Party (Bway w Toni Collette, Mandy Patinkin, Eartha Kitt, Tonya Pinkins 2000) *** 1/2
Wine-Blue-Open-Water (dir Michael Counts 1997) **
Wings (revival w Jan Maxwell 2010) **
The Winslow Boy (w Roger Rees at Roundabout, 2013) ***
The Winter's Tale (SitP w Keith David, Michael Stuhlbarg, Bronson Pinchot 2000) **
A Winter's Tale (BAM w Simon Russell Beale, Rebecca Hall, Richard Easton 2009) *** 1/2
Wit (Union Square w Kathleen Chalfant 1999) ***
Wit (w Cynthia Nixon on Bway, 2013) **
With Glee ** 1/2
Without You (Anthony Rapp at NYMF 2010) *** 1/2
Women Beware Women (London w Harriet Walter, Samuel Barnett at National 2010) ** 1/2
Women Of Will (w Tina Packer) ** 1/2
Women On The Verge Of A Nervous Breakdown (Bway musical Laura Benanti, Patti Lupone) * 1/2
Women Or Nothing ** 1/2
Wonderland (Bway Frank Wildhorn musical 2011) *
Word Of Mouth (w James Lecesne 1995) ** 1/2
Wynton Marsalis at Tampa Theatre Jan 26, 1991 ***
Xanadu (Bway w Cheyenne Jackson, Kerry Butler, Cheyenne Jackson 2007) *
Yank! (Brooklyn Gallery Players w Bobby Steggert 2007) ***
Yank! (staged reading for investors at Zipper w Bobby Steggert 2008) ***
Year Of The Rooster (w Bobby Moreno) ***
Yeast Nation (FF 2011) ***
You Never Can Tell (at Pearl w Sean McNall, 2013) ***
Young Frankenstein (Bway w Megan Mullally 2007) **
Young Jean Lee's We're Gonna Die ***
The Young Man From Atlanta (Signature Ralph Waite, James Pritchett 1995) ***
You Should Be So Lucky (Charles Busch in drag/man 1994) **
Yo Yo Ma and Emanuel Ax (LC Corigliano Phantasmagoria for Cello and Piano 1993) ***
Zanna Don't (Jai Rodriguez 2003) *

CODE:

FF: FringeFest, NYC annual festival
LC/LCT: Lincoln Center Theatre
Met: Metropolitan Opera
NT: National Theatre in London
NYMF: New York Musical Festival, annual event
SitP: Shakespeare in the Park
St. Ann's: St. Ann's Warehouse in Brooklyn
Public: Public Theater










THEATER CONCERTS LIVE EVENTS -- THE MASTER LIST BY RATING


FOUR STARS

All's Well That Ends Well (UK Globe w Janie Dee, Ellie Piercy, Sam Crane 2011) ****
Angels In America: Millenium Approaches (Bway Joe Mantello etc 1993) ****
Angels In America: Perestroika (Bway Joe Mantello etc 1993) ****
Arcadia (Bway w Blair Brown, Victor Garber, Billy Crudup, Robert Sean Leonard 1995) ****
As You Like It (Cheek By Jowl at BAM w Adrian Lester 1994) ****
As You Like It (Shakespeare in Park w Lily Rabe, Stephen Spinella, David Furr, 2012) ****
The Beard Of Avon (NYTW Amy Freed w Tim Blake Nelson, Mark Harelik 2003) ****
Bruce Springsteen at Orange Bowl in Miami, sixth row center 2005) ****
Bruce Springsteen Seeger Sessions Tour at Madison Square Gardens 2006 ****
A Christmas Carol (Bway w Patrick Stewart 1992) ****
The Coast of Utopia (London NT Stephen Dillane, Eve Best 2002) ****
Copenhagen (London NT 1999) ****
Copenhagen (Bway w Blair Brown, Philip Bosco, Michael Cumpsty 2000) ****
Decasia (St. Ann's Warehouse live score 2005) ****
Einstein On The Beach (BAM 1992) ****
Einstein On The Beach (BAM 2012, seen twice) ****
Goran Bregovic and His Weddings And Funerals Orchestra in Prospect Park in 2009  ****
The Heiress (Bway w Cherry Jones, Michael Cumpsty, Frances Sternhagen 1995) ****
I Am My Own Wife (Playwrights Horizon Jefferson Mays 2003) ****
Jitney (Second Stage dir Marion McClinton w Stephen McKinley Henderson 2000) ****
Julius Caesar at St. Ann's (all women, dir Phyllida Lloyd, Harriet Walter, 2013) ****
Krapp's Last Tape (London w Robin starring John Hurt 2000) ****
Mostly Sondheim (Lincoln Center Barbara Cook 2002) ****
The Notebooks Of Leonardo Da Vinci (LC dir Mary Zimmerman 1994) ****
Oklahoma! (London NT w Hugh Jackman, Shuler Hensley 1998) ****
Once (on Broadway w orig cast, 2012) ****
On The Town (SitP dir George C. Wolfe, Lea DeLaria, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Mary Testa 1997) ****
Passion (Bway w Donna Murphy, Jere Shea, Marin Mazzie end of run 1994) ****
Peter Pan aka Peter and Wendy (Public Mabou Mines Karen Kandel, Basil Twist 1996) ****
Richard Thompson solo in Tampa Florida 1987 or so ****
Rumer in concert in 2011 ****
Satyagraha (at Met w English National Opera production 2011) ****
Seven Guitars (Signature dir Ruben Santiago-Hudson w Stephen McKinley Henderson 2006) ****
Sharon Jones at the Beacon in 2008 ****
Sunday In The Park With George (London Choc Fac at Wyndham Daniel Evans 2006) ****
Vita And Virginia (Union Square Theatre w Eileen Atkins, Vanessa Redgrave 1995) ****
Voices Of Light: The Passion Of Joan Of Arc (Dreyer's film w oratorio Anonymous 4 1999) ****



THREE AND A HALF STARS

Aimee Mann Christmas Show w Josh Ritter, Nellie McKay, etc in 2007 *** 1/2
All Things Considered (London by Ben Brown w Christopher Godwin) 1997) *** 1/2
And The World Goes 'Round (Bob Cuccioli,Karen Mason, Karen Ziemba April 1991) *** 1/2
And The World Goes 'Round (Karen Mason, Karen Ziemba July 1991) *** 1/2
Antony Gormley: Blind Light (art exhibit at Hayward in London 2007) *** 1/2
The Araneidae Show And Other Pieces (Public Puppetry Festival w Basil Twist 1996) *** 1/2
Arcadia (Bway revival w Billy Crudup, Grace Gummer, Raul Esparza 2011) *** 1/2
Assassins (Bway w Michael Cerveris, Neil Patrick Harris, Denis O'Hare 2004) *** 1/2
Avenue Q (Vineyard w John Tartaglia 2003) *** 1/2
Avenue Q (Bway 2003 w John Tartaglia) *** 1/2
Back Door Slam at Mercury Lounge in 2007 *** ½
Back Door Slam at Mercury in 2007 *** ½
Back Door Slam at Mercury Lounge in 2008 *** 1/2
Barbara Cook's Broadway (LC 2004) *** 1/2
La Belle Et La Bete (BAM w Philip Glass, Cocteau film 1994) *** 1/2
Bend In The Road (NYMF 2013) *** 1/2
Billy Elliot (London 2005) *** 1/2
Billy Elliot (Bway 2008) *** 1/2
The Black Rider (Tom Waits 1993) *** 1/2
Blanche: The Bittersweet Life of A Wild Prairie Dame (NYMF 2011) *** 1/2
Blanche: The Bittersweet Life Of A Prairie Dame (FringeNYC 2012) *** 1/2
Blue Heart (BAM by Caryl Churchill 1999) *** 1/2
Bob (show about Robert Wilson) *** 1/2
La Boheme (Bway Baz Luhrmann 2003) *** 1/2
The Book Of Mormon (Bway 2011) *** 1/2
The Brother-Sister Plays Part I: In The Red And Brown Water *** 1/2
Carousel (Lincoln Center w Audra McDonald, Michael Hayden 1994) *** 1/2
Carousel (Lincoln Center w Audra McDonald, Michael Hayden, Sally Murphy 1994) *** 1/2
Cassandra Wilson at Blue Note in 2007 *** ½
Catch Me If You Can (Bway w Aaron Tveit 2011) *** 1/2 production of ** 1/2 musical
A Christmas Carol (Bway w Patrick Stewart 1995) *** 1/2
A Christmas Carol (Bway w Patrick Stewart 2001) *** 1/2
Clybourne Park (Bway, 2012) *** 1/2
The Coast of Utopia (Lincoln Center Ethan Hawke 2007) *** ½
Death and the King's Horseman (London revival at National 2009) *** 1/2
Democracy (London Michael Frayn in West End 2004) *** 1/2
The Divine Sister (w Charles Busch 2011) *** 1/2
Doubt (Bway w Cherry Jones, Brian F. O Byrne 2005) *** 1/2
Elling (London at Bush Theatre w John Simm 2007) *** ½
Ernani (at Met w Angela Meade, 2012) *** 1/2
Follies (Bway w Bernadette Peters, Elaine Paige, Jan Maxwell 2011) *** 1/2
Fool Moon (Bway w Bill Irwin, David Shiner 1993) *** 1/2
Forty Part Motet: Janet Cardiff at PS1 *** 1/2
42nd Street (Bway Christine Ebersole, Michael Cumpsty, Mary Testa 2001) *** 1/2
Frog Kiss (NYMF 2010) *** 1/2
Gem Of The Ocean (reading at Greene Space w Phylicia Rashad) *** 1/2
A Gentleman's Guide To Love And Murder (w Jefferson Mays) *** 1/2
Giant (at the Public w Bobby Steggert, Kate Baldwin 2012) *** 1/2
Happy Days (BAM Beckett w Fiona Shaw 2008) *** 1/2
Henry IV (LC Kevin Kline Michael Hayden Ethan Hawke Richard Easton 2004) *** 1/2
The History Boys (London at National w orig cast 2004) *** 1/2
How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying (Bway w Matthew Broderick 1995) *** 1/2
How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying (Bway w Daniel Radcliffe 2011) *** 1/2
The Hurricane Katrina Comedy Festival (FF 2010) *** 1/2
I Am My Own Wife (Bway Jefferson Mays 2003) *** 1/2
Independents (FringeNYC 2012) *** 1/2
The Interminable Suicide of Gregory Church (Daniel Kitson at St Ann's 2011) *** 1/2
It's Always Right Now, Until It's Later (Daniel Kitson at St. Ann's)  *** 1/2
Ivan The Terrible: Symphonic Cinema, Scenes From w NY Philharmonic 1995) *** 1/2
Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well And Living in Paris (Constantine Maroulis 2007) *** ½
Jitney at the Greene Space (reading, 2013) *** 1/2
King Hedley II (Signature revival w Stephen McKinley Henderson 2007) *** ½
Ladysmith Black Mambazo (London 2011) *** 1/2
The Laramie Project (Moises Kaufman 2000) *** 1/2
Leonard Cohen Koans (FF 2011) *** 1/2
The Light In The Piazza (Bway w Kelli O'Hara, Matthew Morrison, Victoria Clark 2005) *** 1/2
A Little Night Music (London, Chocolate Factory revival on West End 2009) *** 1/2
Lobby Hero (Glenn Fitzgerald, Tate Donovan, Heather Burns, Dion Graham 2001) *** 1/2
Long Day's Journey Into Night (Bway Vanessa Redgrave, PSH, RSL, Brian Dennehy 2003) *** 1/2
Love! Valour! Compassion! (MTC dir Joe Mantello w Nathan Lane 1994) *** 1/2
Macbeth (w Patrick Stewart at BAM in 2008) *** 1/2
Macbeth: Sleep No More (PunchDrunk's immersive Macbeth at McKittrick Hotel 2011) *** 1/2
Mary Poppins (London w Laura Michelle Kelly 2005) *** 1/2
Mary Poppins (Bway w Laura Michelle Kelly 2006) *** 1/2
Matilda The Musical (Bway w Bertie Carvell 2013) *** 1/2
Medea (Bway w Diana Rigg 1994) *** 1/2
The Merchant Of Venice (Bway w Al Pacino, Lily Rabe 2010) *** 1/2
Metamorphoses (dir Mary Zimmerman 2001) *** 1/2
My Name Is Asher Lev (w Ari Brand) *** 1/2
New Jerusalem (CSC by David Ives 2008) *** 1/2
Nixon In China (at the Met 2011) *** 1/2
The Notebooks Of Leonardo Da Vinci (Second Stage dir Mary Zimmerman 2003) *** 1/2
The Old Man And The Old Moon (PigPen 2012) *** 1/2
Once (at New York Theatre Workshop 2011) *** 1/2
The Orphans' Home Cycle (Foote 3 night 9 play at Signature w Hallie Foote, Bryce Pinkham) *** 1/2
Orphee (BAM Philip Glass Cocteau film 1993) *** 1/2
Our Town (dir David Cromer 2006) *** 1/2
Parsifal at the Met (2013 w dir Francois Girard and Jonas Kaufmann) *** 1/2
Passion (Bway w Donna Murphy, Jere Shea, Marin Mazzie 1994) *** 1/2
Passion at CSC (dir John Doyle w Melissa Erico and Judy Kuhn, 2013) *** 1/2
Patty Griffin, Allen Toussaint and CMA songwriters at Joe’s Pub in the Park in 2007 *** ½
Paul Simon: Songs From The Capeman (at BAM's Harvey w Frankie Negron 2008) *** 1/2
Peter and the Starcatcher (Theatre For A New Aud w  Christian Borle, 2011) *** 1/2
The Piano Lesson (dir Ruben Santiago-Hudson at Sig *** 1/2
PigPen's The Mountain Song (2011) *** 1/2
PigPen's The Nightmare Story (2011) *** 1/2
The Play What I Wrote (London 2001) *** 1/2
A Popol Vuh Story (Public Puppetry Ralph Lee 1994) *** 1/2
Porgy and Bess (w Audra McDonald, 2012) *** 1/2
A Prairie Home Companion (Town Hall w Iris Dement, Cokie Roberts 1994) *** 1/2
Psycho Buildings (art exhibit at Hayward in UK) *** 1/2
Radio Golf (Bway August Wilson w Tonya Pinkins 2007) *** ½
The Real Thing (Hippodrome in Gainesville Florida 1985) *** 1/2
The Real Thing (London w Stephen Dillane, Jennifer Ehle 2000) *** 1/2
Richard Thompson at Beacon April 23, 1994 *** 1/2
Richard Thompson at Irving Plaza Oct 16, 1996 *** 1/2
Richard Thompson Trio at Joe's Pub 2012 *** 1/2
The Rime Of The Ancient Mariner (w Fiona Shaw at BAM) *** 1/2
Ruined (at City Center w Condola Rashad 2009) *** 1/2
The School For Lies (CSC w Mamie Gummer 2011) *** 1/2
The Scottsboro Boys (Bway 2010) *** 1/2
Septimus And Clarissa (Ellen McLaughlin adaptation of Mrs Dalloway 2011) *** 1/2
Shockheaded Peter (London w Tiger Lillies 2003) *** 1/2
Show Boat(John McMartin, Rebecca Luker, Elaine Stritch, Lonette McKee, Michel Bell 1994) *** 1/2
Sizwe Banzi Is Dead (at BAM 2008) *** 1/2
Sleep No More (PunchDrunk's immersive Macbeth at McKittrick Hotel 2011) *** 1/2
Sons Of The Prophet (w Santino Fontana 2011) *** 1/2
South Pacific (w David Pittsinger as Emile De Becque at Lincoln Center 2008) *** 1/2
Spring Awakening (Bway w Jonathan Groff, John Gallagher, Lea Michelle 2006) *** ½
Spring Awakening (Bway w Jonathan Groff, John Gallagher, Lea Michelle 2007) *** ½
Stan's Cafe: Of All The People In The World (one person=one rice exhibit) *** 1/2
STePz (Savion Glover dance show) *** 1/2
Sufjan Stevens at BAM w BQE in 2007 *** ½
Sunday In The Park W George (Bway Daniel Evans Jenna Russell 2008) *** 1/2
Super Furry Animals at Irving Plaza April 24, 2002 *** 1/2
Swan Lake Matthew Bourne (London next to Brian May and Anita Dobson 2000) *** 1/2
Sweeney Todd (Bway Patti Lupone, Michael Cerveris 2006) *** 1/2
Talking Heads (London Maggie Smith, Margaret Tyzack 1996) *** 1/2
The Tallest Man On Earth at Town Hall *** 1/2
Teddy Thompson at Bowery in 2007 *** ½
Teddy Thompson at City Winery in 2011 *** 1/2
The Tempest (SitP w Patrick Stewart, Liev Schrieber, Bill Irwin 1995) *** 1/2
They Might Be Giants at Beacon in 2008 *** 1/2
Three Sisters (CSC w Maggie Gyllenhaal, Peter Sarsgaard 2011) *** 1/2
Tribes (w Mare Winningham) *** 1/2
A Tribute To Billy Strayhorn (LC w Bobby Short, Lena Horne June 20, 1993) *** 1/2
Twelfth Night (w Mark Rylance and Globe on Bway 2013) *** 1/2
The Twentieth Century Way (by Tom Jacobson FF 2010) *** 1/2
Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992 (Anna Deavere Smith 1994) *** 1/2
Two Trains Running (Signature revival 2006) *** 1/2
Vanya And Sonia And Masha And Spike *** 1/2
Volleygirls (NYMF 2013) *** 1/2
The Weir (at Irish Rep w John Keating, 2013)  *** 1/2
Wilco at London Astoria May 13, 2002 *** 1/2
The Wild Party (Bway w Toni Collette, Mandy Patinkin, Eartha Kitt, Tonya Pinkins 2000) *** 1/2
A Winter's Tale (BAM w Simon Russell Beale, Rebecca Hall, Richard Easton 2009) *** 1/2
Without You (Anthony Rapp at NYMF 2010) *** 1/2



THREE STARS

After Midnight (w Fantasia) ***
Aimee Mann Christmas Show w Joe in 2008 ***
Alexandria (reading in 2011) ***
All In The Timing (2013 revival at 59E59) ***
All That Fall (Eileen Atkins, Michael Gambon, dreadful audience 2013) ***/
Amajuba: Like Doves We Rise (by Yael Farber 2000) ***
Amy's View (London at NT w Judi Dench, Samantha Bond 1997) ***
Angels In America (revival at Signature w Zachary Quinto 2010) ***
Ann Hampton Callaway at Blue Note in 2007 ***
Anything Goes (West End w John Barrowman 2005) ***
As You Like It: Like You Like It (John Hughes/Shakespeare at Gallery Players in 2008) ***
August: Osage County (Bway 2008) ***
Avenue Q (Bway 2004 w John Tartaglia) ***
Baby Case (NYMF 2012) ***
Balanescu Quartet at LC 1994 ***
Ben Kweller at Bowery in 2008 ***
The Bert Fershners in Color (at Here 1997) ***
The Best Man (Bway, cast changes, Elizabeth Ashley, Cybill Shepard) ***
Birdy (2004 w Adam Rothenberg 2004) ***
Black Watch (at St. Ann’s w discussion 2007) ***
Blind Boys Of Alabama at Cutting Room in 2008 ***
Blood Ties (NYMF 2010) ***
Blue Man Group: Tubes (Astor Place Matt Goldman, Phil Stanton, Chris Wink 1992) ***
A Body of Water (Lee Blessing, starring Christine Lahti 2008) ***
Boeing Boeing (Bway at Longacre w Mark Rylance, Mary McCormack 2008) ***
Book Of Longing (Philip Glass w Leonard Cohen poems in 2007) ***
Born Yesterday (Bway revival w Jim Belushi 2011) ***
Bounce/Road Show (Sondheim musical at Public w Michael Cerveris 2008) ***
Boz Scaggs at Blue Note in 2008 ***
Brief Encounter (By Kneehigh at St. Ann's 2009) ***
The Broadway Musicals Of 1921 (at Town Hall w Bobby Steggert 2011) ***
The Brother-Sister Plays Part II: The Brothers Size ***
Bruce Springsteen at MSG in 2007 ***
Bruce Springsteen at MetLife Sept 21, 2012 (poor seats) ***
Can Cheez Doodles Do You Harm? and other one acts (by Jack Slattery 2008) ***
Caroline, Or Change (Off at Public w Tonya Pinkins 2003) ***
Caroline, Or Change (Bway w Tonya Pinkins 2004) ***
Carousel (in concert at Lincoln Center w Kelli O'Hara and Nathan Gunn, 2013) ***
Castle Walk (NYMF 2013) ***
Central Avenue Breakdown (NYMF 2012) ***
The Cherry Orchard (at BAM w Simon Russell Beale, Sinead Cusack, Ethan Hawke 2009) ***
Chicago (Bway w Charlotte d'Amboise, Taye Diggs 2002) ***
A Chorus Line (Florida Theatre 1986) ***
A Chorus Line (at Papermill w curtain call of all actors, 2012) ***
Chris Rock (at MSG's WAMU w Joe in 2008) ***
Christina Courtin at Bowery in 2007 ***
Chuck Prophet at Housing Works in 2007 ***
Cinderella (R and H's w Laura Osnes and Santino Fontana, 2013) ***
Cirque Du Soleil's Totem ***
City Of Shadows (FringeNYC 2012) ***
The Civilians: Gone Missing (2007) ***
The Civilians: Be The Death Of Me ***
The Civilians: Let Me Ascertain You (work in progress at Joe's Pub 2011) ***
Closer Than Ever (York Theatre revival w Jenn Colella, 2012) ***
The Comedy of Errors (Shakespeare in the Park w Hamish Linklater, 2013) ***
Company (Bway dir John Doyle w Raul Esparza 2007) ***
Cool Jerks at Don Hills in 2007 ***
Craig Ferguson standup in Nashville in 2010 ***
Crazy, Just Like Me (NYMF 2011) ***
Crossing Swords (NYMF 2013) ***
The (Curious Case Of The) Watson Intelligence ***
Cymbeline (at Barrow St. Theatre 2011) ***
Damn Yankees (Bway w Victor Garber, Bebe Neuwirth, Jarrod Emick 1994) ***
Dance Bear Dance: A Shunt Event (2002) ***
Daniel Kitson (standup at Barrow, 2013) ***
Darren Hayes at Joe’s Pub in 2007 ***
David Byrne -- Playing The Building art exhibit at Governor's Island Ferry waiting room ***
Death Of A Salesman (Bway w Philip Seymour Hoffman and Andrew Garfield) ***
Delfeayo Marsalis (at Snug Harbor in New Orleans  2008) ***
Democracy (Bway w Richard Thomas, Michael Cumpsty, James Noughton 2004) ***
The Diary Of A Madman (BAM w Geoffrey Rush 2011) ***
The Diva Is Dismissed (Public w Jenifer Lewis 1994) ***
Drunk Enough To Say I Love You (Caryl Churchill play at Public 2008) ***
Dwight Yoakum at Irving Plaza Sept 6, 2000 ***
Eddie Izzard: Circle (Town Hall 2000) ***
Eddie Izzard rough draft of new show in 2008 ***
Elaine Stritch at Liberty (Bway 2002) ***
Elektra (Met Deborah Voigt, Penelope Daner 1994) ***
Eli "Paperboy" Reed at Mercury Lounge in 2008 ***
Emperor Jones (w John Douglas Thompson Off bway revival 2009) ***
Empire City Men's Chorus (w Andy McLain) in 2007 ***
Les Enfants Terribles (BAM Philip Glass 1996) ***
England People Very Nice (at National 2009) ***
An Evening With Patti Lupone and Mandy Patinkin ***
Fences (rock-solid revival of solid August Wilson w Denzel Washington, weak son, 2010) ***
The Fever (one-man Wallace Shawn show 2007) ***
Figaro (90210) (staged reading 2012) ***
Fitz and the Tantrums at Bowery Ballroom 2011 ***
The Flatlanders at Bottom Line March 10, 2000 ***
The Flick ***
The Food Chain (Nicky Silver w Hope Davis 1995) ***
Forbidden Broadway: Alive and Kicking (2012) ***
Forever Tango (revival w Gilberto Santa Rosa, 2013) ***
Fosse (Bway Richard Maltby Jr, Anne Reinking 2000) ***
4000 Miles ***
Fragments (Beckett plays w Kathryn Hunter 2011) ***
Frost/Nixon (Bway w Frank Langella, Michael Sheen 2007) ***
Gatz (The Great Gatsby by ERS at Public 2010) ***/
The Goat or Who Is Sylvia? (London Albee w Jonathan Pryce, Eddie Redmayne 2005) ***
The God Of Carnage (London at Gielgud w Ralph Fiennes, Janet McTeer 2008) ***
Gonzalo Rubalcaba at Village Vanguard in 2008 ***
The Good Negro (at Public) ***
The Great Game: Afghanistan ***
Grey Gardens (Bway w Christine Ebersole Mary Louise Wilson 2006) ***/
Gruesome Playground Injuries (w Jennifer Carpenter, Pablo Schreiber) ***
Guys And Dolls (London w Ewan McGregor, Jane Krakowski 2005) ***
Gypsy (Bway w Patti LuPone, Laura Benanti, Boyd Gaines 2008) ***
Haile To America (Evans Haile 1997) ***
Hair (Bway summer revival of tour in 2011) ***
Hairspray (Bway w Marissa Jaret Winokur, Harvey Fierstein, Matthew Morrison 2003) ***
The Hallway Trilogy: Paraffin ***
The Hallway Trilogy: Rose ***
Hal Willner's Bill Withers Project at Prospect Park in Brooklyn 2008 ***
Hamlet (Bway Ralph Fiennes, Damian Lewis, Francesca Annis 1995) ***
Hamlet (London RSC w Alex Jennings, Susannah York next to Zoe Wannamaker 1997) ***
Hamlet (BAM RSC w Alex Jennings, Susannah York, Edward Petherbridge 1998) ***
Hamlet (London w Ben Whishaw 2004) ***
Hamlet (w Christian Camargo; TFANA off bway 2009) ***
Hand To God (Ensemble Studio Theatre w Steven Boyer 2011) ***
Happiness (London Laurie Anderson 2003) ***
Hard Travelin' With Woody (FF 2011) ***
Harrison, TX: Three Plays By Horton Foote (w Hallie Foote, 2012) ***
Heart Of The Earth: A Popol Vuh Story (puppeteer Ralph Lee 1995) ***/
Hedwig and the Angry Inch (w Michael Cerveris 1999) ***
Hedwig and the Angry Inch (w Ally Sheedy 1999) ***
Helen and Edgar ***
Hello, Dolly! (Bway w Carol Channing, Jay Garner 1995) ***
Henry IV Part I and II (London NT w Angus Macfadyen, Michael Gambon 2005) ***
Henry V (London at Globe w Mark Rylance, Christian Camargo 1997) ***
Hilary McRae at Living Room in 2008 ***
The History Boys (Bway 2006) ***
H.M.S. Pinafore (London D'Oyly Carte 2000) ***
Honk! The Ugly Duckling (London NT 2000) ***
How I Learned What I Learned (w Ruben Santiago-Hudson) ***
A Huey P. Newton Story (Public Roger Guenveur Smith 1997) ***
Hugh Jackman: Back On Broadway (2011) ***
Hurlyburly (Ethan Hawke, Josh Hamilton, Bobby Cannavale, Parker Posey,Wallace Shawn 2005) ***
Hurt Village (at Sig, 2012) ***
The Imaginary Cuckold (Bway w Brian Bedford, Malcolm Gets 1995) ***
The Importance Of Being Earnest (London Kaos 2000?) ***/
An Inspector Calls (Bway Rosemary Harris but Philip Bosco out 1994) ***
The Intelligent Homosexual's Guide To Capitalism and Socialism with a Key To The Scriptures ***
An Interrogation Primer (FringeNYC 2012) ***
Into The Woods (Northern Valley Regional HS dir John Housley 1995) ***
Into The Woods (Bway Vanessa Williams, Adam Wylie, Laura Benanti out 2002) ***
Into The Woods (Bway Vanessa Williams out, new Cinderella, John McMartin 2002) ***
The Invention Of Love (London at NT w John Wood 1997) ***
Iphigenia 2.0 (Signature 2007) ***
Isaac's Eyes (by Lucas Hnath) ***
It Ain't Nothin' But The Blues (Bway w Ron Taylor, Gretha Boston 1999) ***/
Ivanov (CSC w Ethan Hawke, 2012) ***
I've Got The Shakes (dir writer Richard Foreman 1995) ***
James Hand at Hill Country BBQ in 2007 ***
James Hunter at Madison Square Park in 2007 ***
James Joyce's The Dead (Bway musical w Blair Brown, Christopher Walken, Alice Ripley 2000) ***/
The Jammer (Roller derby w Jeanine Serralles) ***
Jay Brannan of Shortbus in 2008 ***
Jerry Springer The Opera (London at NT 2003) ***
Jersey Boys (Bway 2006) ***
Jerusalem (Bway w Mark Rylance 2011) ***
Jim White in Champaign/Urbana after screening of Wrong Eyed Jesus in 2007 ***
Joan Baez at Town Hall Oct 29, 2008 ***
John Tartaglia at Ars Nova in 2004 ***
Jon Stewart's Rally For Sanity in DC 2010 ***
Journey’s End (London 2004) ***
Journey’s End (Bway 2007 Hugh Dancy Boyd Gaines, Jefferson Mays) ***
Jumpers (Bway w Simon Russell Beale, Essie Davis 2004) ***
kd lang at Le Poisson Rouge in 2011 *** (would have been **** if she had played a full concert)
Kiki And Herb Coup De Theatre 2003) ***
Killer Joe (Tracy Letts 1994) ***
The King And I (Bway w Donna Murphy, Lou Diamond Phillips 1996) ***
King Lear (w Derek Jacobi at BAM 2011) ***
Kiss Me Kate (Bway w Brian Stokes Mitchell, Marin Mazzie, Adriane Lenox 2001) ***
Krapp's Last Tape (at BAM w John Hurt -- space too big 2011) ***
Kronos Quarter at BAM w Bach to Bach 1995 ***
Kronos Quartet Wu Man at Zankel Hall of Carnegie in 2009 ***
Kurt Wagner of Lambchop (at Living Room in 2008) ***
LaBelle at Apollo (abbreviated due to power outage in 2008) ***
La Cage Aux Folles (Bway w Gary Beach 2004) ***
Ladies and Gents (at Bethesda Fountain bathrooms w John Keating ) ***
The Lady In The Van (London Alan Bennett w Maggie Smith 1999) ***
Laurie Anderson at Battery Park City 2013 ***
Laurie Anderson: Homeland (at Carnegie Hall's Zankel in 2008) ***
Leo (one-man circus act) ***
Les Miserables (Bway w Craig Schulman,  1994) ***
Les Miserables 25th Anniversary Tour (Papermill 2010) ***
Like You Like It (John Hughes/Shakespeare at Gallery Players in 2008) ***
The Lion King (Bway Samuel E. Wright 1999) ***
London Assurance (London revival w Simon Russell Beale, Fiona Shaw at National 2010) ***
Lost In Yonkers (Bway Mercedes Ruehl, Kevin Spacey, Irene Worth 1991) ***
Love! Valour! Compassion! (Bway dir Joe Mantello w Nathan Lane, John Glover 1995) ***
Magdalen (FringeNYC 2012) ***
Makin' Whoopee (dress rehearsal by Susan Stroman at ABT 2008) ***
Mamma Mia! (Bway w Karen Mason, Judy Kaye, Louise Pitre 2001) ***
Ma Rainey's Black Bottom at the Greene Space (reading) ***
Maria McKee at Joe’s Pub July 23, 2007 ***
Martin Short: Fame Becomes Me (Bway 2006) ***
Mary Stuart (Bway w Janet McTeer, Harriet Walter/Vane 2009) ***
Master Class (Bway w Tyne Daly 2011) ***
Mata Hari In 8 Bullets (NYMF 2013) ***
Mavis Staples at Bell House in Brooklyn 2011 ***
Measure For Measure (Shakespeare In The Park Danai Gurura, Annie Parisse, John Cullum 2011) ***
Medieval Play (reading of Kenneth Lonergan play 2008) ***
Middletown (Will Eno at Vineyard w Georgia Engel 2010) ***/
Mike Birbiglia's My Girlfriend's Boyfriend ***
Milk Like Sugar ***
Minnelli On Minnelli (Bway w Liza Minnelli 1999) ***
Mnemonic (Theatre de Complicite Simon McBurney 2001) ***
A Moon For The Misbegotten (Bway Eve Best, Kevin Spacey 2007) ***
The Motherf**ker With The Hat (Bway w Chris Rock 2011) ***
Movin' Out (Bway w Michael Cavanaugh 2003) ***
Much Ado About Nothing (BAM w Cheek By Jowl w Matthew Macfadyen 1998) ***
Much Ado About Nothing (2013 w Maggie Siff and Jonathan Cake) ***
The Music Man (Bway Robert Sean Leonard, Rebecca Luker 2001) ***
M Ward at Town Hall in 2007 ***
My Children! My Africa! (dir Ruben Santiago-Hudson at Signature, 2012) ***
My Fair Lady (London w Alex Jennings, Joanna Riding next to Paul McCartney 2001) ***
The Nance (w Nathan Lane) ***
Natasha, Pierre and The Great Comet Of 1812 (2013, downtown in tent) ***
Nellie McKay at Joe’s Pub in 2007 ***
The New Electric Ballroom ***
NYC Ballet Square Dance, Afternoon Faun etc w Margaret Tracey, Peter Boal 1993) ***
NYC Ballet Fanfare, Apollo, I'm Old Fashioned w David Jaffe, Peter Boal 1994) ***
NYC Ballet Vienna Waltzes etc w  Judith Fugate, Peter Boal 1994) ***
New York Philharmonic w Samuel Wong conductor in Central Park (Mussorgsky Pictures 1993) ***
New York Philharmonic w Leonard Slatkin, "In Praise Of Shahn," Mahler Sym No 5 (1993) ***
Nicole Atkins at Bowery Ballroom in 2008 ***
Nightingale (at BAM dir Robert Lepage 2011) ***
Noises Off (Bway Patti Lupone, Peter Gallagher, Richard Easton, T.R. Knight 2001) ***
No Man's Land (w Ian McKellen, Patrick Stewart) ***
The Normal Heart (Public w Raul Esparza, Joanna Gleason 2004) ***
The Normal Heart (Bway w Joe Mantello, Jim Parsons 2011) ***
The Norman Conquests (Bway 2009) ***
Old Hats (at Sig w Bill Irwin and Nellie McKay) ***
Old Springs Pike (w John Gallagher) at Joe’s Pub in 2007 ***
Once On This Island (at Paper Mill w Syesha Mercado, 2012) ***
One Arm (Tennessee Williams screenplay turned into play 2011) ***
One Man, Two Guvnors (London's National w James Corden, 2011) ***
One Man, Two Guvnors (Bway w James Corden, 2012) ***
On The Beach (London, one of two-part The Contingency Plan at Bush on global warming 2009) ***
Opening Night (Dutch version of Cassavetes at BAM Harvey in 2008) ***
Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark at Terminal 5 in 2011***
Orphans (Hippodrome Theatre in Florida 1987) ***
Othello (w John Douglas Thompson off Bway -- solid, but convincing which it rarely is 2009) ***
Our Lady Of 121st Street (transfer to Union Square dir Philip Seymour Hoffman 2003) ***
Our Town (w Helen Hunt as Stage Manager 2010) ***
Paper Cut (FF 2011) ***
/passengers (at Mercury Lounge in 2008) ***
Paul Simon World Music (at BAM w Ladysmith, David Byrne, etc 2008) ***
PBR final regular season event at Mohegan Sun in Conn. in 2008 ***
Pearl's Gone Blue (FF 2011) ***
The Pee-wee Herman Show (Bway 2010) ***
Peter and the Starcatcher (Bway w  Christian Borle, 2012) ***
Peter Cincotti at Lincoln Center Feb 2004 ***
Peter Cincotti at Lincoln Center Nov 2004 ***
Peter Sallett at Joe's Pub in 2010 ***
Philadelphia, Here I Come! (Bway Robert Sean Leonard, Milo O'Shea 1994) ***
The Pigeon Boys (NYMF reading 2011) ***
The Play What I Wrote (Bway 2003) ***
Port Authority (w Jim Noonan, John Gallagher 2008) ***
The Producers (Bway w Nathan Lane, Matthew Broderick 2002) ***
A Public Reading Of An Unproduced Screenplay About The Death Of Walt Disney/Lucas Hnath ***
Queens Blvd (musical by Charles Mee 2007) ***
The Rascals: Once Upon A Dream ***
Raul Midon at Joe's Pub in 2008 ***
Re-Animator: The Musical (NYMF 2012) ***
Rent (Bway orig cast 1996) ***
Richard II (London at Globe w Mark Rylance 2003) ***
Richard III (London at Globe all women w Kathryn Hunter 2003) ***
Richard III (at BAM w Kevin Spacey, 2012) ***
Richard III/King Richard The Third (w Mark Rylance and Globe on Bway 2013) ***
Richard Thompson at Town Hall Oct 26, 2005 ***
Richard Thompson and band at Town Hall in 2010 ***
Richie Havens at Metropolitan Museum of Art in 2007 ***
Road Show/Bounce (Sondheim musical at Public w Michael Cerveris 2008) ***
Rock 'N' Roll (Bway Tom Stoppard Rufus Sewell, Brian Cox, Sinead Cusack, Alive Eve 2007) ***
Room (Virgina Woolf piece at Women's Project) ***
Salamander Starts Over (FringeNYC 2012) ***
The Seafarer (Bway Conor McPherson w Jim Norton, David Morse, Ciarin Hinds 2007) ***
The Seagull (SitP Meryl Streep, Kevin Kline, etc etc 2001) ***
Seven Brides For Seven Brothers (Paper Mill, flooding 2007) ***
Shelby Lynne at Joe's Pub Nov 6, 2003 ***
Shipment (Young Jean Lee, great cast 2009)***
Shockheaded Peter (NYC w Tiger Lillies 2005) ***
Side Man (Bway Edie Falco, Scott Wolf, Frank Wood 1999) ***
Signal The Escape in Brooklyn's Europe club in 2008 ***
Simple Minds at Roseland ***/
Singing Astaire (w Eric Comstock, Hilary Kole, Christopher Gines 2004) ***
A Skull In Connemara (Kevin Tighe 2001) ***
Sleepwalk With Me (one-man show w Mike Birbiglia) ***
The Slug Bearers Of Kayrol Island (Vineyard w Bobby Steggert 2008) ***
La Soiree ***
The Soul Of John Black at Webster Hall in 2008 *** (v brief set)
The Sound Of Music (at Papermill 2012) ***
South Pacific (at Lincoln Center w Kelli O'Hara, Matthew Morrison 2008) ***
Speech And Debate ***
Steel Pulse (at Battery Park in 2008) ***
Stones In His Pocket (Conleth Hill, Sean Campion 2001) ***
Strawberry Alarm Clock in Champaign/Urbana after screening of Valley of Dolls in 2007 ***
A Streetcar Named Desire (BAM w Cate Blanchett 2009) ***
Sunjata (Jim Henson Intl Puppet Festival 1996) ***
Sweeney Todd (Northern Valley Regional HS dir John Housley 1994) ***
Take Me Out (Public Theater Denis O'Hare, Daniel Sunjata 2002) ***
The 39 Steps (West End in London 2007) ***
This Side Of Neverland (at Pearl w Sean McNall) ***
Thom Pain (based on nothing) (Will Eno w James Urbaniak 2005) ***
Timon Of Athens (at Public w Richard Thomas 2011) ***
Titanic (Bway Michael Cerveris, Victoria Clark, Judith Blazer, Brian d'Arcy James 1997) ***/
Title And Deed (Will Eno play at Signature, 2012) ***
Traces (circus at New Victory 2008) ***
The Train Driver (dir by Athol Fugard at Signature, 2012) ***
Trav'lin' (NYMF 2010) ***/
The Trip To Bountiful (w Cicely Tyson) ***
Uncle Vanya (BAM Donmar w Simon Russell Beale, Emily Watson 2003) ***
The Unexpected Man (Yasmina Reza w Eileen Atkins, Alan Bates 2001) ***
Unnatural Acts (at CSC 2011) ***
Valhalla (Juilliard Paul Rudnick w Craig Baldwin 2001) ***
Venus In Fur (Bway w Nina Arianda 2011) ***
Via Dolorosa (Bway David Hare wrote and performed 1999) ***
The Voyage (Met Philip Glass 1992) ***
Die Walkure (at the Met w Deborah Voigt 2011) ***
The Walworth Farce (at St. Anne's 2008) ***
War Horse (London West End 2009) ***
War Horse (at Lincoln Center 2011) ***
Wesla Whitfield: Life Upon The Wicked Stage (Kaufman Theatre 1998) ***
West Side Story (Bway revival w Matt Cavenaugh 2009) ***
When Pigs Fly (Howard Crabtree 1997) ***
White Christmas (at Paper Mill 2011) ***
Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf? (Bway w Kathleen Turner, Bill Irwin 2005) ***
Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf? (Bway w Tracy Letts, Amy Morton 2012) ***
The Winslow Boy (w Roger Rees at Roundabout, 2013) ***
Wit (Union Square w Kathleen Chalfant 1999) ***
Wynton Marsalis at Tampa Theatre Jan 26, 1991 ***
Yank! (Brooklyn Gallery Players w Bobby Steggert 2007) ***
Yank! (staged reading for investors at Zipper w Bobby Steggert 2008) ***
Year Of The Rooster (w Bobby Moreno) ***
Yeast Nation (FF 2011) ***
You Never Can Tell (at Pearl w Sean McNall, 2013) ***
Young Jean Lee's We're Gonna Die ***
The Young Man From Atlanta (Signature Ralph Waite, James Pritchett 1995) ***
Yo Yo Ma and Emanuel Ax (LC Corigliano Phantasmagoria for Cello and Piano 1993) ***


TWO AND A HALF STARS

Adding Machine (2008) ** 1/2
The Agony And The Ecstasy Of Steve Jobs (at Public) ** 1/2
All's Well That Ends Well (Shakespeare In The Park Tonya Pinkins, John Cullum 2011) ** 1/2
Amadou and Mariam at Cooper Square Hotel in 2011 ** 1/2 (bad acoustics, hard to see them)
Analog.ue (Daniel Kitson at St. Ann's) ** 1/2
And God Created Whales (Rinde Eckert 2000) ** 1/2
Ann (w Holland Taylor) ** 1/2
Annie (Bway w Anthony Warlow, Lilla Crawford 2012) ** 1/2
Anything Goes (Bway w Sutton Foster 2011) ** 1/2
As It Is In Heaven (by Arlene Hutton 2001) ** 1/2
The Assembled Parties ** 1/2
As You Like It (BAM w Stephen Dillane, Juliet Rylance) ** 1/2
Un Ballo In Maschera (Met w Dmitri Hvorostovsky) *** 1/2 singing * production so ** 1/2
Beckett/Albee (w Marian Seldes, Brian Murray 2003) ** 1/2
Being Harold Pinter (at La MaMa 2011) ** 1/2
Bell X-1 at Bowery in 2008 ** 1/2
The Best Man (Bway w James Earl Jones, Angela Lansbury) ** 1/2
La Bete (revival w Mark Rylance, David Hyde Pierce, Joanna Lumley 2010) ** 1/2
Bill Maher at Carnegie Hall (2004) ** 1/2
Blood From A Stone (w Ethan Hawke 2011) ** 1/2
Blood Play (Under The Radar Festival at Public) ** 1/2
Bombsheltered (FringeNYC 2012) ** 1/2
Books On Tape (FF 2011) ** 1/2
Border/Clash: A Litany Of Desires (Staceyann Chin 2005) ** 1/2
Boris Godunov (at the Met w Rene Pape 2010) ** 1/2
The Boy From Oz (Bway w Hugh Jackman 2003) **1/2
Broadway By The Year 1950 (w Bobby Steggert) ** 1/2
Broadway By The Year: 1996 (at Town Hall 2011) ** 1/2
The Brother-Sister Plays Part III: Marcus, Or The Secret Of Sweet ** 1/2
Bruce Springsteen (at Giant's Stadium in 2008; had to leave before encores) ** 1/2
Bunnicula: A Rabbit Tale Of Musical Mystery ** 1/2
Bus Stop (Bway Mary Louise-Parker, Billy Crudup 1996) ** 1/2
Carrie (w Marin Mazzie, 2012) ** 1/2
Catalpa (at Irish Arts Center w Donal O'Kelly 2008) ** 1/2
Central Avenue Breakdown (NYMF 2011) ** 1/2
Checkers (w Anthony LaPaglia) ** 1/2
The Cherry Orchard (London at National w Zoe Wannamker 2011) ** 1/2
Cinderella (R and H's at Gainvesville Comm Playhouse 1987) ** 1/2
A Civil War Christmas (Alice Ripley 2012) ** 1/2
Cock ** 1/2
Colin Quinn, Unconstitutional ** 1/2
Cymbeline (SitP w Liev Schreiber, Michael C. Hall, Herb Foster 1998) ** 1/2
Dave Gorman's Googlewhack Adventure (NYC 2005) ** 1/2
Detroit (w Amy Ryan, David Schwimmer) ** 1/2
Die Frau Ohne Schatten/The Woman Without A Shadow at the Met ** 1/2
Dolly West's Kitchen (London Old Vic 2000) ** 1/2
The Dream Of The Burning Boy ** 1/2
Elisa Monte Dance at Joyce 1995 ** 1/2
Enemies (London Almdeida Gorky/David Hare w Amanda Root 2006) ** 1/2
An Enemy Of The People (MTC w Richard Thomas, Boyd Gaines 2012) ** 1/2
England (two-hander in art museum 2010) ** 1/2
Ennio: The Living Paper Cartoon (New York Musical Festival 2011) ** 1/2
Evans Haile at Etc. Etc. in 2011 ***
La Fanciulla del West (at Met w Deborah Voight 2010) ** 1/2
Fela! (Bway w standby lead 2009) ** 1/2
Fingers and Toes (NYMF 2010) ** 1/2
The First Breeze of Summer (at Signature w Leslie Uggams) ** 1/2
Five Flights (by Adam Bock w Alice Ripley 2004) ** 1/2
Five Guys Named Moe (Bway 1992) ** 1/2
Follies (Bway w Blythe Danner, Gregory Harrison, Judith Ivey 2001) ** 1/2
A Free Man Of Color (w Jeffrey Wright, Mos Def) ** 1/2
Gary Goldfarb: Master Escapist (NYMF 2013) ** 1/2
Ghetto Klown (John Leguizamo show Bway 2011) ** 1/2
Ghostlight (NYMF 2011) ** 1/2
The Ghosts Of Versailles (Met Teresa Stratas, Renee Fleming, Marilyn Horne 1991) ** 1/2
The Ghost Sonata (Roman Paska 1994) ** 1/2
The Glass Menagerie (Bway w Julie Harris, Calista Flockhart Zeljko Ivanek 1994) ** 1/2
The Glass Menagerie (Bway w Cherry Jones and Zachary Quinto Bway, 2013) ** 1/2
Godspell (Bway w Hunter Parrish 2011) ** 1/2
Golden Child (at Signature, 2012) ** 1/2
Gotta Getta Girl (NYMF staged reading 2011) ** 1/2
La Gran Scena Opera Co 200th NYC Show (Town Hall w Vera Galupe -Borszkh 1999) ** 1/2
The Great God Pan (Amy Herzog play at Playwrights Horizon 2012) ** 1/2
The Great Pie Robbery (FringeNYC 2012) ** 1/2
The Great Unknown (NYMF 2010) ** 1/2
Guantanamo: Honor Bound To Defend Freedom (Kathleen Chalfant 2004) ** 1/2
Gypsy (Bway w Bernadette Peters, Tammy Blanchard 2003) ** 1/2
The Habit Of Art (London NT Alan Bennett w Richard Griffiths, Frances De La Tour 2009) ** 1/2
Hair (Shakespeare in the Park w Jonathan Groff, Will Swenson 2008) ** 1/2
Hamlet: A Monologue (LC Robert Wilson performed directed designed 1995) ** 1/2
Hamlet (w Michael Stuhlbarg Lauren Ambrose Shakespeare in Park 2008) ** 1/2
Hamlet (Bway with Jude Law 2009) ** 1/2
Hank Williams: Lost Highway (w Jason Petty 2003) ** 1/2
Hedda Gabler (BAM w Cate Blanchett, Hugo Weaving 2006) ** 1/2
Henry V (Shakespeare in the Park w Liev Schieber 2003) ** 1/2
H.M.S. Pinafore (Gainesville Comm Playhouse in Florida 1986) ** 1/2
Home (at Signature) ** 1/2
Honeymoon In Vegas: The Musical (at Papermill, w Tony Danza) ** 1/2
House Arrest (Public Anna Deavere Smith 2000) ** 1/2
How Deep Is The Ocean? (NYMF 2012) ** 1/2
I'll Eat You Last (w Bette Midler) ** 1/2
The Importance of Being Earnest (Bway w Brian Bedford, Santino Fontana 2011) ** 1/2
Indiscretions (Les Parents Terribles) (Bway Roger Rees, Eileen Atkins, Kathleen Turner,  Cynthia Nixon, Jude Law 1995) ** 1/2
Into The Woods (Shakespeare in Park w Donna Murphy, 2012) ** 1/2
Judith Owen at Metropolitan Club in 2008 ** 1/2
Juilliard Symphony Symphony No 1 etc (LC 1993) ** 1/2
Julian Po (NYMF 2013) ** 1/2
Kiki And Herb at Carnegie Hall in 2007 ** 1/2
Kiki Baby (NYMF 2011 w Jenn Colella) ** 1/2
Kiss Of The Spider Woman (Bway w Vanessa Williams, Howard McGillin 1994) ** 1/2
The Lady From Dubuque (at Sig w Jane Alexander, 2012) ** 1/2
The Lady in Red Converses With Diablo ** 1/2
Laurie Anderson: The Nerve Bible (1994) ** 1/2
A Letter To Harvey Milk (NYMF 2012) ** 1/2
Little Women (NY City Opera by Mark Adamo w Jennifer Dudley 2003) ** 1/2
Love's Labor's Lost (at Public dir Karin Coonrod 2011) ** 1/2
Love Sucks (NYMF 2007) ** ½
The Lyons (w Linda Lavin) ** 1/2
Madama Butterfly (London Royal Opera House 2007) ** ½
The Magic Flute (NYC Opera conductor Scott Bergeson 1992) ** 1/2
Martin Guerre (London w Jenna Russell 1996) ** 1/2
Measure For Measure (SitP Billy Crudup, Joe Morton, Felicity Jones 2001) ** 1/2
Michael Arden Sings "Blue" (at Joe's Pub in 2008) ** 1/2
A Midsummer Night's Dream (SitP w Teatro do Ornitorrinco nude! 1991) ** 1/2
A Midsummer Night's Dream (Ralph Lee puppets dir Scott Cargle 1999) ** 1/2
A Midsummer Night's Dream (London at Globe w Mark Rylance as Bottom sub 2002) ** 1/2
A Midsummer Night's Dream (London at Globe 2008) ** 1/2
A Midsummer Night's Dream (at CSC w Bebe Neuwirth, 2012) ** 1/2
Mies Julie (at St. Ann's 2012) ** 1/2
Miss Julie: Mies Julie (at St. Ann's 2012) ** 1/2
Mistakes Were Made (w Michael Shannon) ** 1/2
Misterman (at St. Ann's w Cillian Murphy 2011) ** 1/2
Mom, How Did You Meet The Beatles? (at Public by Adam P. and Adrienne Kennedy 2008) ** 1/2
Monkey: Journey To The West (w Damon Albarn at Lincoln Center) ** 1/2
A Moon For The Misbegotten (Bway Cherry Jones, Gabriel Byrne 1993) ** 1/2
Moon for the Misbegotten (Bway w Kevin Spacey, Eve Best 2007) ** ½
The Mountaintop (Bway w Samuel L. Jackson, Angela Bassett 2011) ** 1/2
Much Ado About Nothing (UK Globe w Eve Best, Charles Edwards 2011) ** 1/2
Much Ado About Nothing (West End w David Tennant, Catherine Tate 2011) ** 1/2
The Murder Of Crows: Janet Cardiff at the Armory ** 1/2
My Fair Lady (Miami FL w Rex Harrison early 1980s tour) ** 1/2
The Mystery Of Charles Dickens (Bway w Simon Callow 2002) ** 1/2
The Mystery Of Edwin Drood (Jim Norton, Chita Rivera, Stephanie J Block 2012) ** 1/2
Naked Boys Singing! (1999) ** 1/2
The National at BAM in 2008 (bad seats, inappropriate venue) ** 1/2
Newfound Road at Baggot Inn (bluegrass) in 2007 ** ½
Newsies (Bway w Jeremy Jordan, 2012) ** 1/2
No Child... (Nilaja Sun 2006) ** 1/2
No Place To Go by Ethan Lipton ** 1/2
Nothing To Hide ** 1/2
A Number (NYTW Caryl Churchill w Sam Shepard, Dallas Roberts 2004) ** 1/2

Oleanna (Mamet William H. Macy, Rebecca Pidgeon 1992) ** 1/2
Olive and the Bitter Herbs ** 1/2
The Only Thing Worse You Could Have Told Me... (1995 written/starring Dan Butler 1995) ** 1/2
Operation Greenfield (London play abt UK Christian rock band 2011) ** 1/2
Opus (Richard Topol 2007) ** ½
Opus No. 7 at St. Ann's Warehouse ** 1/2
Orphans (w Alec Baldwin, 2013) ** 1/2
Othello (SitP Raul Julia, Christopher Walken, Jeffrey Wright, Mary Beth Hurt 1991) ** 1/2
Othello (BAM w Simon Russell Beale, James Harewood, Claire Skinner 1998) ** 1/2
Other Desert Cities (Broadway w Rachel Griffiths 2011) ** 1/2
The Other Place (on Broadway w Laurie Metcalf) ** 1/2
Our Town (Bway w Paul Newman, Stephen Spinella 2002) ** 1/2
Over The Rhine at Highline in 2007 ** ½
Paper Plane (3 Sticks company at FringeNYC 2012) ** 1/2
Paradise Park (Charles Mee musical play at Signature 2008) ** 1/2
Parker And Dizzy's Fabulous Journey To The End Of The Rainbow (FF 2011) ** 1/2
Passing Strange (Bway 2008) ** 1/2
Paved Paradise: An Homage To Joni Mitchell (John Kelly 1996) ** 1/2
Peter Pan (London at NT w Ian McKellen 1997) ** 1/2
Peter Pan (via National Theatre of Scotland in London at Barbican 2010) ** 1/2
Pieta Brown at Bowery in 2007 ** ½
The Pitmen Painters (London at National 2008) ** 1/2
The Pogues at Terminal 5 in 2011 ** 1/2
Private Lives (Bway Alan Rickman, Lindsay Duncan 2002) ** 1/2
Queen Of The Mist (w Mary Testa 2011) ** 1/2
Rachel Calof (FF 2011) ** 1/2
Radio City Christmas Spectacular (1997) ** 1/2
Radio City Christmas Spectacular (2011) ** 1/2
Ragtime (Bway revival; liked everything but the score w Bobby Steggert 2009) ** 1/2
Railroad at Signature ** 1/2
Rated M For Murder (FringeNYC 2012) ** 1/2
Red-Handed Otter (w Matthew Maher) ** 1/2
Requiem For A Lost Girl (NYMF 2012) ** 1/2
Rickie Lee Jones at City Winery in 2011 ** 1/2
Rites Of Privacy (written and performed by David Rhodes FF 2010) ** 1/2
Roadkill ** 1/2
The Road To Mecca (Roundabout w Rosemary Harris, Jim Dale, 2012) ** 1/2
Ron Sexsmith at Highline in 2011 ** 1/2 (voice shaky that night; he's great)
The Rose Tattoo (Bway w Mercedes Ruehl, Anthony LaPaglia 1995) ** 1/2
La Ruta ** 1/2
Samuel and Alasdair: A Personal History Of the Robot Wars ** 1/2
The Select (The Sun Also Rises) (ERS at NYTW 2011) ** 1/2
A Separate Peace (adapted and performed by Brian Foyster FF 2010) ** 1/2
The Shape Of Things (Bway Neil LaBute w Paul Rudd, Rachel Weisz 2002) ** 1/2
Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Of Making Whoopee (FF 2002) ** 1/2
Shine! A Horatio Alger Musical (NYMF 2010) ** 1/2
Shlemiel The First ** 1/2
Single Black Female (at 42 West) ** 1/2
The Snow Geese (MTC w Mary-Louise Parker, 2013) ** 1/2
Solitude (Public Puppetry Banialuka 1994) ** 1/2
Souvenir ** 1/2
Space (Public by Tina Landau 1999) ** 1/2
Stanley (Bway w Antony Sher 1997) ** 1/2
Stomp (Orpheum 1994) ** 1/2
Storefront Church ** 1/2
Street Of Blood (NYTW w Ronnie Burkett 2000) ** 1/2
Super Night Shot (at Public -- Gob Squad) ** 1/2
Swimming In The Shallows (Adam Bock w Logan Marshall-Green 2005) ** 1/2
The Syringa Tree (Kate Blumberg 2001) ** 1/2
The Table (puppetry show at La MaMa) ** 1/2
Taking The Wheel: The Music Of John Bucchino (Karen Mack, Jesse Tyler Ferguson 2000) ** 1/2
Talk Radio (Bway w Liev Schreiber 2007) ** ½
The Taming Of The Shrew (SiP Allison Janney, Jay O. Sanders, Mario Cantone 1999) ** 1/2
Teddy Thompson Christmas Show w mom, sis, bro, Rufus, etc in 2007 ** 1/2 (terrible sound)
The Tempest (London at Globe w Mark Rylance 2005) ** 1/2
The Testament Of Mary (w Fiona Shaw) ** 1/2
Things Of Dry Hours (w Delroy Lindo) ** 1/2
The Third Story (w Kathleen Turner, Charles Busch) ** 1/2
Thoroughly Modern Millie (at Paper Mill w Laurie Veldheer, 2013) ** 1/2
Thousand Stars Explode In The Sky (London 2010) ** 1/2
Trouble (NYMF 2012) ** 1/2
Twelfth Night (SitP Julia Stiles, Zach Braff, Jimmy Smits, Kristen Johnston 2002) ** 1/2
Twelfth Night (BAM Donmar w Simon Russell Beale, Emily Watson 2003) ** 1/2
The Two Gentlemen Of Verona (Public Malcolm Gets, Camryn Manheim1994) ** 1/2
Ubu Roi (Public Puppetry Festival Hystopolis Productions 1996) ** 1/2
The Universe (Richard Foreman play w James Urbaniak 1995) ** 1/2
Valhalla (NYTW Paul Rudnick w Peter Frechette 2004) ** 1/2
Venus And Adonis (Shakespeare Project puppets Suzanne Savoy 2000?) ** 1/2
Waiting For Godot (w Ian McKellen, Patrick Stewart) ** 1/2
What The Sparrow Said (FF 2011) ** 1/2
Wild Animals You Should Know (Alice Ripley, Jay Armstrong Johnson 2011) ** 1/2
The Wild Bride at St. Ann's ** 1/2
With Glee ** 1/2
Women Beware Women (London w Harriet Walter, Samuel Barnett at National 2010) ** 1/2
Women Of Will (w Tina Packer) ** 1/2
Women Or Nothing ** 1/2
Word Of Mouth (w James Lecesne 1995) ** 1/2



TWO STARS

Adrift in Macao (w Will Swenson 2007) **
All-American **
And Away We Go (at Pearl w Sean McNall, Terrence McNally play) **
Another American: Asking and Telling **
Arguendo (ERS at Public) **
As Is (Hippodrome in Gainvesville Florida 1988) **
Assistance (w Bobby Steggert) **
The Atheist (w Campbell Scott) **
Avow (Christopher Sieber, Jane Powell, Scott Ferrara 2000) **
The Bardy Bunch (FringeFest 2011) **
Bare **
The Barksdale Confession (2004) **
Beautiful Burnout (Frantic Assembly at St. Ann's) **
Belleville (at NYTW) **
Bengal Tiger At The Baghdad Zoo (Bway w Robin Williams) **
Big Fish (w Bobby Steggert on Bway) **
Billboards (BAM Gerald Arpino to Prince songs 1993) **
The Birthday Party (London West End w Eileen Atkins, Henry Goodman 2005) **
Blade To The Heat (Public boxing dir George C. Wolfe 1994) **
Blood Knot (at Signature dir by Athol Fugard, 2012) **
Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson (at Public 2010) **
Bonnie And Clyde (Bway w Jeremy Jordan 2011) **
Brand (London w Ralph Fiennes 2003) **
Bring It On: The Musical **
Canary (London Jonathan Harvey play w Philip Voss 2010) **
The Caucasian Chalk Circle (Public Puppetry w Eric Bass, Neil Maffin 1996) **
The Caucasian Chalk Circle (at CSC w Mary Testa, 2013) **
The Cave (BAM Steve Reich 1993) **
Celia (Off Bway Celia Cruz musical w Xiomara Laugart) *** 1/2 (music) but ** (show)
Chamber Magic Show **
The Changeling (London Cheek By Jowl w Tom Hiddleston 2007) **
Chemistry Lab (by Ben Alexander 2003) **
The Cherry Orchard (CSC w Diane Wiest and John Turturro 2011) **
Chita Rivera: The Dancer's Life (Bway) **
Christmas In July (London 2000) **
A Christmas Story: The Musical (Bway 2012) **
Chronicle Of A Death Foretold (Graciela Daniele w Tonya Pinkins 1995) **
Cirque Du Soleil's Zarkana (at Radio City Music Hall 2011) **
Civilian (FF 2011) **
Closer (Bway Natasha Richardson, Rupert Graves, Anna Friel, Ciarin Hinds 1999) **
Cloudstreet (BAM 2001) **
Come Fly Away (Sinatra revue by Twyla Tharp) **
The Common Pursuit (at Chocolate Factory in UK 2008) **
The Compleat Works Of Wllm Shkspr Abridged 1995) **
Coriolanus (London at Globe w Jonathan Cake 2006) **
Crane Story **
The Crucible (Open Air in Regent's Park, London 2010) **
The Cryptogram (Mamet w Ed Begley Jr Felicity Huffman 1995) **
Cyrano de Bergerac (Roundabout w Douglas Hodge 2012) **
Damn Yankees (at Papermill, 2012) **
Darlene Love at Lincoln Center (arrived late) in 2007 **
Das Barbecu (Minetta Lane Carolee Carmello, J.K. Simmons 1994) **
The Day I Stood Still (London at NY Kevin Elyot) **
Dead Accounts (Bway w Norbert Leo Butz, Katie Holmes) **
The Dead Eye Boy (Lili Taylor, Joseph Murphy, Aaron Himelstein 2001) **
Dedication Or The Stuff Of Dreams (Terrence McNally w Nathan Lane, Marian Seldes 2005) **
The Deep Blue Sea (Bway w Blythe Danner, Edward Herrmann 1998) **
Design For Living (Bway Alan Cumming, Jennifer Ehle, Dominic West 2001) **
The Dick and The Rose (FringeNYC 2012) **
Disfarmer (at St. Ann's 2009) **
Disgraced (w Aasif Mandvi) **
Don Carlos (London RSC 2000) **
Don Juan in Chicago (David Ives w J. Smith-Cameron 1995) **
Double Falsehood (Shakespeare play) **
Driving Miss Daisy (w Vanessa Redgrave and James Earl Jones 2010) **
The Duchess of Malfi (BAM Cheek By Jowl Angus Macfadyen 1995) **
Edward The Second (dir Will Nolan w Michael Laurence 1997) **
Elling (Bway w Denis O'Hare, Brendan Fraser 2010) **
Embedded (Public by Tim Robbins 2004) **
Entertaining Mr. Sloan (CSC Brian Murray, Neil Maffin 1996) **
Equus (London w Daniel Radcliffe and Richard Griffiths 2007) **
Evolution (by Jonathan Marc Sherman w Peter Dinklage, Josh Hamilton 2002) **
Far From Heaven (w Kelli O'Hara) **
Faust (Bohemian Hall 2007) **
Fellowship! (NYMF 2010) **
Fiddler On The Roof (Bway w Alfred Molina, Barbara Barrie, Lea Michelle 2004) **
Fifth Of July (Signature w Michael Cerveris, Parker Posey 2003) **
Fifty Words (Norbert Leo Butz, Elizabeth Marvel 2008) **
Flambe Dreams (NYMF 2012) **
Forever Dusty (2012) **
Fortune's Fool (Bway w Alan Bates, Frank Langella 2002) **
Fucking Hipsters (NYMF 2011) **
Fucking Men (London 2008) **
Fun Home **
Galileo (at CSC w F. Murray Abraham, 2012) **
Galileo Galilei (London opera Philip Glass Mary Zimmerman 2002) **
Gaudeamus (BAM w Maly Drama Theatre of St. Petersburg 1994) **
Gay Valentine (Town Hall special event 2005) **
Gertrude And Alice: A Likeness To Loving (dir Anne Bogart 1999) **
Glengarry Glen Ross (Bway w Al Pacino 2012) **
Golda's Balcony (Bway w Tovah Feldshuh 2004) **
Golden Boy (Bway w Seth Numrich, Tony Shalhoub 2012) **
Good People (w Frances McDormand 2011) **
The Good Soup (adapted by Garson Kanin 2004) **
The Grand Manner (by AR Gurney w Bobby Steggert, Kate Burton at Lincoln Center 2010) **
Grease! (Bway w Brooke Shields, Billy Porter, Sherie Rene Scott 1994) **
Greater Messapia (by Andy Bragen 2004) **
Guys And Dolls (Bway w Craig Bierko, Lauren Graham, Oliver Platt 2009) **
The Hallway Trilogy: Nursing **
Hamlet (Public w Liev Schrieber, Hamish Linklater, Christian Camargo, Colm Feore 1999) **
Harold and Maude The Musical (Paper Mill w Eric Millegan, Estelle Parsons 2005) **
Heartless (Sam Shepard play w Lois Smith at Signature, 2012) **
The Heiress (Bway w Jessica Chastain, David Strathairn, Judith Ivey 2012) **
Henry V (SitP w Andre Braugher, Michael C Hall, Christian Camargo 1996) **
Henry V (London at NT w Adrian Lester 2003) **
The Hooters (at BB King's, murky sound, had to leave after an hour in 2008) **
How I Learned To Drive (Tongue In Cheek, 2013) **
Idiot Savant (Public, by Richard Foreman w Willem DaFoe 2009) **
If Love Were All (Bway w Twiggy, Harry Groener 1999) **
In A Dark Place (Neil LaBute Ron Livingston, Frederick Weller 2007) **
It's An Art: The Music Of Stephen Schwartz (Karen Mack, Ryan Perry 2001) **
Joe Turner's Come and Gone (Bway revival 2009) ** but Roger Robinson ****
Julius Caesar (Public w David McCallum, Jamey Sheridan, Jeffrey Wright 2000) **
Juno And The Paycock (at Irish Rep w John Keating, 2013) **
Just Us Boys (2002) **
King Lear (w Ian McKellen at BAM 2007) **
King Lear (Public w Kevin Kline, Michael Cerveris, Logan Marshall-Green 2007) **
King Lear (w Sam Waterston at Public 2011) **
Kinky Boots **
The Lady From The Sea (London w Natasha Richardson 2003) **
Lake Water **
The Last Smoker In America **
The Last Sunday In June (by Jonathan Tolins 2003) **
Leap Of Faith (w Raul Esparza) **
Les Miserables (Bway w Daphne Rubin-Vega, Alexander Gemingnani 2006) **
Let It Be **
Let Us Now Praise Famous Men (by John Erlanger dir Alex Dmitriev 1993) **
Lies My Father Told Me **
Life And Times Episodes 1-4 **
Life Could Be A Dream (NYMF 2013) **
The Little Mermaid, Disney's (at Papermill w Liz McCartney, 2013) **
Little Miss Sunshine (w Will Swenson) **
Lombardi **
Lopsided (by Alex Bond) **
Love, Janis (Andra Mitrovich, Cathy Richardson 2001) **
Love The Sinner (London play by Drew Pautz at the National 2010) **
Lulu (London w Anna Friel 2001) **
Lust (The Heather Brothers w Denis Lawson, Robert McCormick 1995) **
Macbeth (w John Douglas Thompson, 2011) **
Macbeth (w Ethan Hawke at Lincoln Center 2013) **
Madame X (NYMF 2011) **
The Maids (w J. Smith Cameron, 2012) **
Making Faces (by Christine Howey w Lenny Pinna producer Noelle Howey 1999) **
The Man Who Came To Dinner (at St. Clement's 2011) **
Maple and Vine **
Marry Harry (NYMF 2013) **
Marry Me A Little **
Martin And John (London 1998) **
The Marvelous Wondrettes (2008) **
Maurice (London w David Willoughby 1998) **
The Merchant Of Venice (Public w Ron Leibman, Laila Robins 1995) **
The Merchant Of Venice (London NT w Henry Goodman 1999) **
A Midsummer Night's Dream (Julie Taymor dir w Kathryn Hunter, 2013) **
Misalliance (Bway Brian Murray, Elizabeth Marvel, Alan Tudyk 1997) **
Miss Julie (London w Christopher Eccleston 2000) **
Monday Night Magic (2003) **
Monsters Of Grace (BAM Philip Glass Robert Wilson 1998) **
A Month In The Country (Bway Helen Mirren, Ron Rifkin, F. Murray Abraham 1995) **
The More Loving One (FF 2011) **
#MormonInChief (FringeNYC 2012) **
Mother Divine (NYMF 2013) **
Motown: The Musical **
The Mousetrap (London at St. Martin's 2004) **
Mrs. Warren's Profession (London w Felicity Kendall 2010) **
Much Ado About Nothing (Shakespeare Park w Jimmy Smits, Kristen Johnston 2005) **
Murder For Two **
Museum (Tina Howe play 2002) **
Music From A Sparkling Planet (Josh Hamilton, J. Smith-Cameron 2001) **
The Music Teacher (Wallace Shawn w Bobby Steggert 2005) **
My Trip Down The Pink Carpet (w Leslie Jordan) **
Never Gonna Dance (Bway w Karen Ziemba 2003) **
Newsies (at Paper Mill Playhouse w Jeremy Jordan 2011) **
The New York Idea (w John Keating) **
Next To Normal (Bway 2009) **
Nice Work If You Can Get It (w Matthew Broderick) **
The Night Alive (w Ciarin Hinds, Jim Norton) **
Nighttime Traffic (NYMF 2010) **
A Night With Janis Joplin **
Occupant (Edward Albee play w Mercedes Ruehl 2008) **
The Old Friends (at Signature w Betty Buckley) **
Oliver! (at Papermill) **
100 Years by Mike Leigh at Acorn **
On Golden Pond (Gainesville Comm Playhouse in Florida 1985) **
On Golden Pond (Bway w James Earl Jones, Leslie Uggams 2005) **
Other Desert Cities (Jon Robin Baitz Lincoln Center w Stockard Channing, Stacey Keach 2011) **
Our House (London Madness musical 2002) **
Pacific Overtures (Bway w B.D. Wong 2004) **
Pal Joey (Bway Roundabout w Stockard Channing 2009) **
The Patron Saint Of Sea Monsters **
Peggy For You (London w Maureen Lipman 2000) **
The Performers (Bway w Cheyenne Jackson 2012) **
The Phantom Of The Opera (Bway w Davis Gaines 1994) **
Picture Incomplete (NYMF 2012) **
Piranha Heights (London by Philip Ridley 2008) **
A Place At The Table (London by Simon Block w Joanne Pearce 2000) **
A Place At The Table (MCC by Simon Block w Robin Weigert, Zac Orth 2000) **
Prelude to a Kiss (Bway revival w John Mahoney, Annie Parisse 2007) **
The Price (Bway Harris Yulin, Bob Dishy 2000) **
Private Lives (Bway w Kim Cattrall and Paul Gross 2011) **
Pygmalion (West End w Rupert Everett 2011) **
Queer Counsel (London 2004) **
Reasons To Be Happy **
Reefer Madness (Christian Campbell, Kristen Bell, Gregg Edelman 2001) **
Regular Singing (The Apple Family Play at Public) **
Rent (Bway 20??) **
The Reporter (London at the National w Ben Chaplin 2007) **
The Revisionist (w Vanessa Redgrave) **
Richard III (CSC w Michael Cumpsty 2007) **
The Riddles Of Bamboo (LC by Kipp Erante Cheng 1997) **
Rio (NYMF 2012) **
Road House (w Taimak 2003) **
Romeo And Juliet: Choose Your Own Ending (FF 2011) **
The Rose Tattoo (London at National w Zoe Wannamaker 2007) **
Roulette (by Paul Weitz w Anna Paquin 2004) **
Salt Lake The Ballet (FF 2008) **
Seminar (Bway w Alan Rickman, Hamish Linklater, Lily Rabe 2011) **
Sexual Perversity In Chicago (London w Matthew Perry, Minnie Driver, Hank Azaria 2003) **
Sheherizade (FringeNYC 2012) **
Shopping And F***ing (London Mark Ravenhill 1998) **
Show Choir! (NYMF 2010) **
Silence! The Musical **
Simpatico (Public Sam Shepard w Ed Harris, Marcia Gay Harden, Beverly D'Angelo 1994) **
Somewhere Fun **
Songs From The Uproar **
Spuyten Duyvil (by Andy Bragan 2004) **
Standing On Ceremony: The Gay Marriage Plays **
Stealing Time (NYMF 2012) **
Steel Magnolias (Bway dir Jason Moore w Delta Burke, Christine Ebersole 2005) **
Stick Fly (Bway 2011) **
Storytime With Mr. Buttermen (FringeNYC 2012) **
Straight-Jacket (w and d by Richard Day w Jackie Hoffman, Adam Greer 2000) **
A Streetcar Named Desire (Bway w Nicole Ari Parker, Blair Underwood 2012) **
The Subject Was Roses (Bway John Mahoney, Dana Ivey, Patrick Dempsey May 1991) **
The Submission (w Jonathan Groff) **
Suitcase (Soho Rep 2004) **
Summer Shorts Series B: Paul Rudnick, Neil LaBute, etc (at 59 E 59, 2012) **
Sweet And Sad (The Apple Family at Public 2011) **
Swing! (Bway Ann Hampton Callaway, Laura Benanti 2000) **
Swiss Family Robinson (NYMF 2013) **
Syria, America (by Lance Crowfoot-Suede 1999) **
Taboo (Bway w Boy George 2003) **
Tales From Hollywood (London Christopher Hampton play 2001) **
Tango Masculino (2002) **
The Tempest (w Mandy Patinkin at CSC 2008) **
The Tenth Floor (NYMF 2010) **
Tess: The Musical (NYMF 2010) **
They Wrote That? The Songs Of Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil dir Richard Maltby 2004) **
Titus Andronicus (London at Globe w Douglas Hodge 2006) **
The Torch-Bearers (Drama Dept. w Faith Prince, Marian Seldes, Judith Blazer 2000) **
True Crimes (Romulus Linney Rebecca Harris 1996) **
Twelve Angry Men (Bway w Boyd Gaines, Philip Bosco 2004) **
Two Boys (Nico Muhly at the Met) **
Two Boys In A Bed On A Cold Winter's Night (Rattlestick inaugural season 1995) **
Two Thousand Years (Mike Leigh w Richard Masur 2008) **
The Ugly One **
Vernon God Little (London at Young Vic) **
The Vertical Hour (Bway David Hare w Bill Nighy, Julianne Moore 2006) **
Virgins And Other Myths (Colin Martin 1996) **
Vital Signs New Works Festival 2003 **
Walls And Bridges (FF 2011) **
Waverly 7 at Blue Note in 2007 **
We Live Here (Zoe Kazan play) **
Well (Public w Lisa Kron, Jayne Houdyshell 2004) **
The Whipping Man (w Andre Braugher) **
White Raven (LC Philip Glass Robert Wilson w Lucinda Childs 2001) **
Wine-Blue-Open-Water (dir Michael Counts 1997) **
Wings (revival w Jan Maxwell 2010) **
The Winter's Tale (SitP w Keith David, Michael Stuhlbarg, Bronson Pinchot 2000) **
Wit (w Cynthia Nixon on Bway, 2013) **
Young Frankenstein (Bway w Megan Mullally 2007) **
You Should Be So Lucky (Charles Busch in drag/man 1994) **


ONE AND A HALF STARS

All That I Will Ever Be (by Alan Ball 2007) * 1/2
Between Worlds/Entre Mundos (w Siudy) * 1/2
Blood Wedding (London Almeida w Gael Garcia Bernal 2005) * 1/2
The Brain From Planet X (NYMF 2006) * ½
Breakfast At Tiffany's (2013 w Emilia Clarke, the mother of dragons) * 1/2
Bronx Bombers (Off Bway 2013) * 1/2
The Capeman (Bway Paul Simon musical w Marc Anthony 1998) * 1/2
Carson McCullers Talks About Love (w Suzanne Vega) * 1/2
Cat On A Hot Tin Roof (w Scarlett Johansson, 2013 ) * 1/2
Chaplin The Musical (Bway, 2012) * 1/2
Chinglish (Bway 2011) * 1/2
Closer To Heaven (London w Frances Barber Pet Shop Boys musical 2001) * 1/2
Cry-Baby The Musical (Bway 2008) * 1/2
Curtains (Bway w David Hyde Pierce 2007) * ½
Dark Hollow: An Appalachian "Woyzeck" (FringeNYC 2012) * 1/2
Dawn Landes at Joe's Pub in 2008 * 1/2
Deceit * 1/2
Devil Boys From Beyond * 1/2
Evita (Bway w Elena Roger, Michael Cerveris, Ricky Martin, 2012) * 1/2
Exits and Entrances (Athol Fugard play at 59E59 in 2007) * ½
Foreverman (NYMF 2012) * 1/2
Fram (London at National w Mark Addy 2008) * 1/2
Ghost: The Musical (Bway 2012) * 1/2
Goodbar (at Public) * 1/2
Grace (w Paul Rudd) * 1/2
Hero: The Musical * 1/2
High Dive (Leslie Ayvazian 2001) * 1/2
The House Of Blue Leaves (Bway w Edie Falco, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Ben Stiller 2011) * 1/2
How The World Began * 1/2
Jack Farnstein Ph.D: The Secret Behind The Success (by Joseph Rovner) * 1/2
Jack Perry Is Alive (And Dating) (NYMF 2011) * 1/2
Jekyll And Hyde (w Deborah Cox and Constantine Maroulis on Bway, 2013) * 1/2
Jesus Christ Superstar (Bway w Josh Young, 2012) * 1/2
John Gabriel Borkman (Alan Rickman, Fiona Shaw, Lindsay Duncan at BAM 2011) * 1/2
Kissless (NYMF 2011) * 1/2
Lady Day (w Dee Dee Bridgewater) * 1/2
Lightning At Our Feet (Emily Dickinson performance piece at BAM 2008) * 1/2

Lord Of The Flies (Open Air in London 2011) * 1/2
The Lord of the Rings (musical London 2008) * 1/2
The Lying Lesson * 1/2
Lysistrata Jones (original Off Off production 2011) * 1/2
The Madrid * 1/2
Man and Boy (Bway w Frank Langella 2011) * 1/2
Mission Drift * 1/2
The Mnemonist Of Dutchess County * 1/2
Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play * 1/2
Now. Here. This. * 1/2
On A Clear Day You Can See Forever (Bway w Harry Connick Jr. 2011) * 1/2
Painting Churches (w Kathleen Chalfant, 2012) * 1/2
Peter Pan (London outdoor under tent in Kensington Gardens 2009) * 1/2
Picnic (at Roundabout w Mare Winningham, Ellen Burstyn, 2013) * 1/2
Pink Milk (FringeNYC 2012)* 1/2
Priscilla, Queen Of The Desert -- The Musical (Bway 2011) * 1/2
Regrets * 1/2
Relatively Speaking * 1/2
Rock Of Ages (2013 on Bway) * 1/2
Romeo And Juliet (at CSC w Elizabeth Olsen and T.R. Knight, 2013) * 1/2
Scandalous (Bway Kathie Lee Gifford musical 2012) * 1/2
The Singing Forest (Craig Lucas at Public) * 1/2
Sister Act (Bway w Patina Miller) * 1/2
69 Degrees South (at BAM) * 1/2
Songs And Stories From Moby Dick (BAM Laurie Anderson 1999) * 1/2
Spiderman: Turn Off The Dark (Bway 2011) * 1/2
Stand Tall: A Rock Musical (NYMF 2012) * 1/2
Stop. Reset at Signature * 1/2
Sunset Blvd (Bway w Glenn Close, Alice Ripley, George Hearn, Alan Campbell 1994) * 1/2
Swing State (NYMF 2012) * 1/2
That Other Woman's Child (NYMF 2008) * 1/2
Theatre Of Blood (London at National w Jim Broadbent) * 1/2
Time Between Us (NYMF 2011) * 1/2
A Time To Kill * 1/2
Titus Andronicus (at Public w Jay O. Sanders 2011) * 1/2
Tut (NYMF 2011) * 1/2
2 Burn (FF 2011) * 1/2
What If We Did This? (Soho Cary and Gallo 2000) * 1/2
Women On The Verge Of A Nervous Breakdown (Bway musical Laura Benanti, Patti Lupone) * 1/2


ONE STAR

All The Faces Of The Moon Part 1 *
All The Faces Of The Moon Part 4 at Public *
The Anarchist (Bway Mamet w Patti Lupone, Debra Winger 2012) *
Araby (FF 2011) *
Baby It's You (Bway 2011) *
The Big Knife (Bobby Cannavale at Roundabout, 2013) *
The Blue Martini (FF 2006) *
Brooklyn The Musical (Bway w Manoel Felciano, Cleavant Derricks 2004) *
Bullet For Adolf *
Cactus Flower (revival with Maxwell Caulfield 2011) *
The Cheaters Club *
Chimichangas and Zoloft *
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (London w Michael Ball, Brian Blessed 2002) *
Close Up Space *
Cyclops: A Rock Opera (NYMF 2011) *
Elf The Musical (Bway 2010) *
End Of The Rainbow (Bway w Tracie Bennett) *
An Evening With Kirk Douglas (FringeNYC 2012) *
A Family For All Occasions *
Finian's Rainbow (Bway revival w Jim Norton 2009) *
45 Seconds From Broadway (Bway Lewis J. Stadlen, Marian Seldes 2001) *
George Gershwin Alone (Hershey Felder 2001) *
Grease (Bway revival w Max Crumm, Laura Osnes 2007) *
Greenwood (NYMF 2011) *
Hands On A Hardbody (Bway musical w Keith Carradine) *
Harvey (Bway w Jim Parsons, 2012) *
Hit The Wall *
Howling Hilda reading * (Mary Testa ***)
The Illusion (Tony Kushner at Signature 2011) *
In The Wings (w Peter Scolari 2005) *
Jesse Harris at Housing Works in 2007 *
Living With Henry (NYMF 2012) *
Lysistrata Jones (Bway 2011) *
Macbeth (w Alan Cumming on Bway, 2013)  *
Mallory/Valerie (FringeNYC 2012) *
Mathew In The School Of Life (Kitchen by/w John Moran, Julia Stiles 1994) *
A Matter of Life and Death (London at National 2007) *
Men Are Real (Iris Silverio, Robert Dominguez 2008) *
Midnight's Children (Apollo w Salman Rushdie attending 2003) *
The Milk Train Doesn't Stop Here Anymore (Bway w Olympia Dukakis 2011) *
The Mound Builders at Signature (2013) *
Ninth and Joanie * Non-Equity: The Musical! (FringeNYC 2012) *
On The Open Road (Public by Steve Tesich w Anthony LaPaglia, Byron Jennigns 1993) *
Our Country (NYMF 2010) *
Paradise Found (London new musical at Chocolate Factory Mandy Patinkin 2010) *
The People In The Picture (Bway w Donna Murphy 2011) *
Pieces (FringeNYC 2012) *
Pippin (dir Diane Paulus w Patina Miller, 2013) *
POPArt (NYMF 2010) *
Potted Potter (in NYC) *
Prometheus Bound (CSC w David Oyelowo 2007) *
Radiant Baby (Public w Michael Winther, Julee Cruise 2003) *
Really Really *
Ring Of Fire: The Johnny Cash Musical Show (Bway w Jarrod Emick 2006) *
The Road To Qatar *
Romeo And Juliet (w Orlando Bloom and Condola Rashad, 2013) *
Rope *
Rosebud: The Lives of Orson Welles (w Christian McKay 2004) *
The Royal Hunt Of The Sun (London Peter Shaffer at National 2006) *
Sailor's Song (John Patrick Shanley 2004) *
Sheba (Sharleen Cooper Cohen Gary William Friedman 1996) *
Sontag: Reborn *
A Tale Of Two Cities (Bway musical 2008) *
Texas Homos (w Reed Birney 2005) *
Two Gentlemen Of Verona (Off Off Bway gay angle 2004) *
The Two Month Rule (NYMF 2012) *
The Water Dream (staged reading musical Anthony Rapp NYMF 2013) *
We Will Rock You (Queen musical in London 2002) *
What's Wrong With This Picture? (Bway dir Joe Mantello 1994) *
The Who's Tommy (at Gallery Players in Bklyn 2009) *
Wonderland (Bway Frank Wildhorn musical 2011) *
Xanadu (Bway w Cheyenne Jackson, Kerry Butler, Cheyenne Jackson 2007) *
Zanna Don't (Jai Rodriguez 2003) *


HALF A STAR



NO STARS

The Atmosphere Of Memory (w Ellen Burstyn and John Glover) no stars
Cirque Dreams (at Broadway Theatre, not Cirque Du Soleil 2008) no stars
The Good Body (Bway Eve Ensler 2004) no stars
Hedda Gabler (Bway w Mary Louise Parker, Michael Cerveris 2009)  no stars
Homo The Musical (NYMF 2013) no stars
John Gabriel Borkman (NT w Paul Scofield, Vanessa Redgrave, Eileen Atkins 1996) no stars
Othello (w Philip Seymour Hoffman, John Ortiz, dir Peter Sellars, painful, four hours? 2009) no stars
Playing Burton (w Brian Mallon) no stars
Small Craft Warnings (Tennessee Williams revival 2011) zero stars
Straight Up With A Twist (at Players Theater) no stars
Them Say Your Prayers (one-man show Jess Cagle, dir Joel Schumacher 1999) no stars
Venice (at Public) no stars
Who Murdered Love (FringeNYC 2012) no stars










THEATERS CONCERTS HAPPENINGS LIVE EVENTS BY YEAR (INCOMPLETE)



THEATER CONCERTS -- 2007

Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well And Living in Paris *** ½
M Ward at Town Hall ***
The Fever (one-man Wallace Shawn show) ***
Richie Havens at Metropolitan Museum of Art ***
King Lear w Kevin Kline at Public **
Adrift in Macao **
The Coast of Utopia in NYC *** ½
Journey’s End in NYC ***
Prelude to a Kiss revival w John Mahoney **
Curtains w David Hyde Pierce * ½
Talk Radio w Live Schrieber ** ½
Cool Jerks at Don Hills ***
The 39 Steps in London ***
Equus **
Madama Butterfly ** ½
Prometheus Bound *
Darren Hayes at Joe’s Pub ***
Exits and Entrances * ½
King Hedley II revival at Signature *** ½
Moon for the Misbegotten w Kevin Spacey and Eve Best ** ½
Frost/Nixon in NYC ***
Seven Brides For Seven Brothers at Paper Mill *** (flooding)
Jim White in Champaign/Urbana after screening of Wrong Eyed Jesus ***
Strawberry Alarm Clock in Champaign/Urbana after screening of Valley of Dolls ***
Back Door Slam *** ½
A Matter of Life and Death at National in London *
The Reporter at the National **
Vernon God Little at Young Vic **
Elling at Bush Theatre in London *** ½
The Rose Tattoo at Olivier **
In A Dark Place (new LaBute) **
Radio Golf (new August Wilson) *** ½
Albert Hammond Jr *** (saw all of ten minutes)
Spring Awakening on Bway *** ½
Company revival w Raul Esparza ***
Old Springs Pike at Joe’s Pub (raggedy but fun) ***
Xanadu (Bway w Kerry Butler, Mary Testa, Cheyenne Jackson 2007) *
Philip Glass at Rose Theater w Cohen show ***
James Hunter at Madison Square Park ***
Maria McKee at Joe’s Pub ***
Back Door Slam at Mercury Lounge *** ½
Ann Hampton Callaway at Blue Note ***
Opus ** ½
James Hand at Hill Country BBQ ***
Waverly 7 at Blue Note **
Nellie McKay at Joe’s Pub ***
Grease (2007 Bway revival) *
Jesse Harris at Housing Works *
Chuck Prophet at Housing Works ***
Ipheginia 2.0 at Signature ***
Faust at Bohemian Hall **
Pieta Brown at Bowery ** ½
Christina Courtin at Bowery ***
Teddy Thompson at Bowery *** ½
King Lear at BAM w Ian McKellen **
Patty Griffin, Allen Toussaint and CMA songwriters at Joe’s Pub in the Park *** ½
The Brain From Planet X * ½
Love Sucks ** ½
Bruce Springsteen at MSG ***
Young Frankenstein **
Over The Rhine at Highline ** ½
Back Door Slam at Mercury *** ½
Yank ***
Sufjan Stevens at BAM w BQE *** ½
Black Watch at St. Ann’s w discussion ***
Richard III ** (but Michael Cumpsty ***)
Newfound Road at Baggot Inn (bluegrass) ** ½
Cassandra Wilson at Blue Note *** ½
Speech & Debate ***
Queens Blvd (musical by Charles Mee) ***
The Seafarer by Conor McPherson ***
Empire City Men's Chorus (w Andy McLain) ***
Kiki & Herb at Carnegie Hall ***
Celia *** 1/2 (music) ** (show)
Aimee Mann Christmas Show w Josh Ritter, Nellie McKay, etc *** 1/2
Darlene Love at Lincoln Center (arrived late) **
Teddy Thompson Christmas Show w mom, sis, bro, Rufus, etc ** 1/2 (terrible sound)
Rock 'N' Roll by Tom Stoppard ***



THEATER CONCERTS -- 2008

1. Dawn Landes at Joe's Pub in 2008 * 1/2
2. Eli "Paperboy" Reed at Mercury Lounge in 2008 ***
3. Signal The Escape in Brooklyn's Europe club in 2008 ***
4. New Jerusalem (CSC by David Ives 2008) *** 1/2
5. Judith Owen at Metropolitan Club in 2008 ** 1/2
6. Stan's Cafe: Of All The People In The World (one person=one rice exhibit) *** 1/2
7. Back Door Slam at Mercury Lounge in 2008 *** 1/2
8. Nicole Atkins at Bowery Ballroom in 2008 ***
9. 100 Years by Mike Leigh at Acorn **
10. Blind Boys Of Alabama at Cutting Room in 2008 ***
11. Makin' Whoopee (dress rehearsal by Susan Stroman at ABT 2008) ***
12. Happy Days (BAM Beckett w Fiona Shaw 2008) *** 1/2
13. They Might Be Giants at Beacon in 2008 *** 1/2
14. Adding Machine (2008) ** 1/2
15. Sharon Jones at the Beacon in 2008 ****
16. Macbeth (w Patrick Stewart at BAM in 2008) *** 1/2
17. Jay Brannan of Shortbus in 2008 ***
18. Gonzalo Rubalcaba at Village Vanguard in 2008 ***
19. Traces (circus at New Victory 2008) ***
20. The National at BAM in 2008 ** 1/2
21. Can Cheez Doodles Do You Harm? and other one acts (at American Theatre in 2008) ***
22. How I Met The Beatles (at Public) ** 1/2
23. Eddie Izzard rough draft of new show in 2008 ***
24. Passing Strange (Bway 2008) ** 1/2
25. Tyson American Cup Gymnastics at Madison Square Garden in 2008 ***
26. Paradise Park (Charles Mee musical play at Signature) ** 1/2
27. The Slug Bearers Of Kayrol Island (Vineyard w Bobby Steggert 2008) ***
28. The Hooters (at BB King's, murky sound, had to leave after an hour in 2008) **
29. Yank! (staged reading for investors at Zipper w Bobby Steggert 2008) ***
30. Hilary McRae at Living Room in 2008 ***
31. Chamber Magic Show **
32. August: Osage County (Bway 2008) ***
33. Straight Up With A Twist (at Players Theater) no stars
34. Bell X-1 at Bowery in 2008 ** 1/2
35. Cry-Baby The Musical (Bway 2008) * 1/2
36. Ladies and Gents (at Bethesda Fountain bathrooms) ***
37. Gypsy (Bway w Patti LuPone, Laura Benanti, Boyd Gaines 2008) ***
38. Laurie Anderson: Homeland (at Carnegie Hall's Zankel in 2008) ***
39. Paul Simon: Songs From The Capeman (at BAM's Harvey w Frankie Negron 2008) *** 1/2
40. Drunk Enough To Say I Love You (Caryl Churchill play at Public 2008) ***
41. Paul Simon World Music (at BAM w Ladysmith, David Byrne, etc 2008) ***
42. Sunday In The Park W George (Bway 2008) *** 1/2
43. Sizwe Banzi Is Dead (at BAM 2008) *** 1/2
44. Boeing Boeing (at Longacre w Mark Rylance, Mary McCormack 2008) ***
45. Chris Rock (at MSG's WAMU w Joe in 2008) ***
46. The Walworth Farce (at St. Anne's 2008) ***
47. The God Of Carnage (at Gielgud in UK w Ralph Fiennes, Janet McTeer 2008) ***
48. Fram (at National in UK 2008) * 1/2
49. The Pitmen Painters (at National UK 2008) ** 1/2
50. The Common Pursuit (at Chocolate Factory in UK 2008) **
51. Fucking Men (in UK 2008) **
52. The Lord of the Rings (musical London 2008) * 1/2
53. Psycho Buildings (art exhibit at Hayward in UK) *** 1/2
54. Medieval Play (reading of Kenneth Lonergan play 2008) ***
55. Occupant (Edward Albee play w Mercedes Ruehl 2008) **
56. /passengers (at Mercury Lounge in 2008) ***
57. Single Black Female (at 42 West) ** 1/2
58. Hamlet (w Michael Stuhlbarg for Shakespeare in Park 2008) ** 1/2
59. Delfeayo Marsalis (at Snug Harbor in New Orleans  2008)
60. Port Authority (w Jim Noonan 2008) ***
61. Cirque Dreams (at Broadway Theatre, not Cirque Du Soleil 2008) no stars
62. Steel Pulse (at Battery Park in 2008) ***
63. Hair (Shakespeare in the Park w Jonathan Groff, Will Swenson 2008) ** 1/2
64. Bruce Springsteen (at Giant's Stadium in 2008) ** 1/2
65. David Byrne -- Playing The Building art exhibit at Governor's Island Ferry waiting room ***
66. Hal Willner's Bill Withers Project at Prospect Park in Brooklyn 2008 ***
67. The First Breeze of Summer (at Signature) ** 1/2
68. South Pacific (at Lincoln Center w Kelli O'Hara, Matthew Morrison 2008) ***
69. Ellis Island visit ***
70. Kurt Wagner of Lambchop (at Living Room in 2008) ***
71. Yankee Stadium Tour in 2008*** 1/2
71. The Marvelous Wondrettes **
72. The Tempest (w Mandy Patinkin at CSC 2008) **
73. That Other Woman's Child (bluegrass musical) * 1/2
74. The Atheist (w Campbell Scott) **
75. Raul Midon at Joe's Pub in 2008 ***
76. Body of Water (Lee Blessing, starring Christine Lahti) ***
77. Ben Kweller at Bowery in 2008 ***
78. PBR final regular season event at Mohegan Sun in Conn. in 2008 ***
79. The Soul Of John Black at Webster Hall in 2008 *** (v brief set)
80. Like You Like It (John Hughes/Shakespeare at Gallery Players in 2008) ***
81. Michael Arden Sings "Blue" (at Joe's Pub in 2008) ** 1/2
82. Joan Baez at Town Hall in 2008 ***
83. A Tale Of Two Cities (Bway musical 2008) *
84. Sleepwalk With Me (one-man show w Mike Birbiglia) ***
85. Boz Scaggs at Blue Note in 2008 ***
86. Catalpa at Irish Arts Center ** 1/2
87. Opening Night (Dutch on Cassavetes at BAM Harvey in 2008) ***
88. Lightning At Our Feet (Emily Dickinson performance piece at BAM) * 1/2
89. Drama League Readings w Alisa -- * to ** 1/2
90. Roadshow/Bounce (Sondheim musical at Public in 2008) ***
91. Home (at Signature) ** 1/2
92. South Pacific (w David Pittsinger as Emile De Becque at Lincoln Center 2008) *** 1/2
93. Aimee Mann Christmas Show w Joe in 2008 ***
94. LaBelle at Apollo (abbreiviated due to power outage in 2008) ***


THEATER CONCERTS -- 2009

Pal Joey (Bway Roundabout w Stockard Channing 2009) **
England (two-hander in art museum 2010) ** 1/2
Shipment (Young Jean Lee, great cast 2009)***
The Cherry Orchard (at BAM w Simon Russell Beale, Sinead Cusack, Ethan Hawke 2009) ***
The Third Story (w Kathleen Turner, Charles Busch) ** 1/2
Disfarmer (at St. Ann's 2009) **
Othello (w John Douglas Thompson off Bway -- solid, but convincing which it rarely is 2009) ***
A Winter's Tale (BAM w Simon Russell Beale, Rebecca Hall, Richard Easton 2009) *** 1/2
Hedda Gabler (Bway w Mary Louise Parker, Michael Cerveris 2009)  no stars
Joe Turner's Come and Gone (Bway revival 2009) ** but Roger Robinson ****
Hamlet (w Christian Camargo; TFANA off bway 2009) ***
The Norman Conquests (Bway 2009) ***
Ruined (at City Center 2009) *** 1/2
The Good Negro (at Public) ***
Mary Stuart (Bway w Janet McTeer, Harriet Walter/Vane) ***
Next To Normal (Bway 2009) **
The Singing Forest (Craig Lucas at Public) * 1/2
West Side Story (Bway revival 2009) ***
The Who's Tommy (at Gallery Players in Bklyn 2009) *
War Horse (London West End 2009) ***
A Little Night Music (London, Chocolate Factory revival on West End 2009) *** 1/2
Peter Pan (London outdoor under tent in Kensington Gardens 2009) * 1/2
The Habit Of Art (London NT Alan Bennett w Richard Griffiths, Frances De La Tour 2009) ** 1/2
England People Very Nice (at National 2009) ***
On The Beach (London, one of two-part The Contingency Plan at Bush on global warming 2009) ***
Death and the King's Horseman (London revival at National 2009) *** 1/2
Goran Bregovic and His Weddings And Funerals Orchestra in Prospect Park in 2009  ****
Things Of  Dry Hours (w Delroy Lindo) ** 1/2 (but strong cast incl Delroy Lindo)
Othello (w Philip Seymour Hoffman, John Ortiz, dir by Peter Sellars, painful, hilarious 2009) *
Hamlet (Bway with Jude Law 2009) ** 1/2
The New Electric Ballroom ***
Finian's Rainbow (Bway revival w Jim Norton 2009) *
Emperor Jones (w John Douglas Thompson Off bway revival 2009) ***
Ragtime (Bway revival; liked everything but the score w Bobby Steggert 2009) ** 1/2
Kronos Quartet Wu Man at Zankel Hall of Carnegie in 2009 ***
Idiot Savant (Public, by Richard Foreman w Willem DaFoe 2009) **
A Streetcar Named Desire (BAM w Cate Blanchett 2009) ***
The Brother-Sister Plays Part I: In The Red And Brown Water *** 1/2
The Brother-Sister Plays Part II: The Brothers Size ***
The Brother-Sister Plays Part III: Marcus, Or The Secret Of Sweet ** 1/2
Fela! (Bway w sub lead 2009) ** 1/2
Brief Encounter (By Kneehigh at St. Ann's 2009) ***

THEATER CONCERTS -- 2010

1. As You Like It (at BAM with Stephen Dillane) ** 1/2
2. The Orphans' Home Cycle three night 9 part epic *** 1/2
3. My Trip Down The Pink Carpet **
4. Peter Pan via National Theatre of Scotland (in London) ** 1/2
5. The Crucible open-air production in Regent's Park, London **
6. 
Mrs. Warren's Profession with Felicity Kendall in London **
7. 
Love The Sinner play by Drew Pautz at the National in London **
8. 
London Assurance (revival w Simon Russell Beale, Fiona Shaw at National in London 2010) ***
9. A 
Thousand Stars Explode In The Sky in London ** 1/2
10. Antony Gormley: Breathing Room III at White Cube in London art exhibit ****
11. Museum Of London new galleries ***
12. 
Paradise Found new musical at Chocolate Factory London *
13. 
Women Beware Women at National in London ** 1/2
14. 
Peter Sallett at Joe's Pub ***
15. The Grand Manner by AR Gurney with Bobby Steggert at Lincoln Center **
16. Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson at Public ** but Benjamin Walker *** 1/2
17. Fences rock-solid revival of solid August Wilson ***
18. Our Town with Helen Hunt as Stage Manager ***
19. Come Fly Away **
20. With Glee ** 1/2
21. FringeFest: The Twentieth Century Way by Tom Jacobson *** 1/2
22. FringeFest: A Separate Peace adapted and performed by Brian Foyster ** 1/2
23. FringeFest Rites Of Privacy written and performed by David Rhodes ** 1/2
24. FringeFest: The Hurricane Katrina Comedy Festival *** 1/2
25. Another American: Asking and Telling **
26. Nighttime Traffic (New York Musical Theater Festival/NYMF) **
27. The Tenth Floor (NYMF) **
28. Without You (Anthony Rapp at NYMF) *** 1/2
29. Tess: The Musical (NYMF) **
30. Show Choir! (NYMF) **
31. Blood Ties (NYMF) ***
32. POPArt (NYMF) *
33. Frog Kiss (NYMF) *** 1/2
34. Fellowship! (NYMF) **
35. Trav'lin' (NYMF) ***/
36. The Great Unknown (NYMF) ** 1/2
37. Our Country (NYMF) *
38. Fingers and Toes (NYMF) ** 1/2
39. Shine! A Horatio Alger Musical (NYMF) ** 1/2
40. Lombardi **
41. La Bete (revival w Mark Rylance, David Hyde Pierce & Joanna Lumley) ** 1/2
42. Richard Thompson and band at Town Hall ***
43. Driving Miss Daisy (w Vanessa Redgrave and James Earl Jones) **
44. Gatz (The Great Gatsby) ***/
45. Wings (revival w Jan Maxwell) **
46. Boris Godunov at the Met ** 1/2
47. The Scottsboro Boys *** 1/2
48. Jon Stewart's Rally For Sanity *** (for the experience as a whole)
49. The Pee-wee Herman Show on Broadway ***
50. Angels In America revival at Signature ***
51. The Merchant Of Venice with Al Pacino and Lily Rabe on Broadway *** 1/2
52. Elf The Musical on Broadway *
53. Les Miserables 25th Anniversary Tour ***
54. The Great Game: Afghanistan ***
55. Women On The Verge Of A Nervous Breakdown * 1/2
56. Middletown at the Vineyard by Will Eno ***/
57. Devil Boys From Beyond * 1/2
58. Mistakes Were Made with Michael Shannon ** 1/2 (strictly for Shannon)
59. A Free Man Of Color with Jeffrey Wright and Mos ** 1/2
60. Elling with Denis O'Hare and Brendan Fraser **
61. Craig Ferguson standup in Nashville ***
62. Puccini's La Fianciulla del West at the Met w Deborah Voight ** 1/2
63. Canary (London Jonathan Harvey play w Philip Voss 2010) **

THEATER CONCERTS HAPPENINGS -- 2011

1. The Importance of Being Earnest (w Brian Bedford) ** 1/2
2. The Interminable Suicide of Gregory Church (Daniel Kitson show) *** 1/2
3. Other Desert Cities (Jon Robin Baitz w Stockard Channing, Stacey Keach) **
4. John Gabriel Borkman (Alan Rickman, Fiona Shaw, Lindsay Duncan) * 1/2
5. Mavis Staples at Bell House in Brooklyn ***
6. Fitz and the Tantrums at Bowery Ballroom ***
7. The New York Idea **
8. Blood From A Stone with Ethan Hawke ** 1/2
9. Gruesome Playground Injuries ***
10. The Milk Train Doesn't Stop Here Anymore with Olympia Dukakis *
11. The Road To Qatar *
12. Nixon In China at the Met *** 1/2
13. The Whipping Man w Andre Braugher **
14. The Hallway Trilogy: Rose ***
15. The Hallway Trilogy: Paraffin ***
16. The Hallway Trilogy: Nursing **
17. Small Craft Warnings Tennessee Williams revival zero stars
18. The Diary Of A Madman with Geoffrey Rush at BAM ***
19. Timon Of Athens with Richard Thomas at the Public ***
20. The Broadway Musicals Of 1921 at Town Hall w Bobby Steggert ***
21. Nightingale at BAM dir Robert Lepage ***
22. Good People (w Frances McDormand) **
23. Beautiful Burnout (Frantic Assembly at St. Ann's) **
24. The Civilians at Joe's Pub w work-in-progress Let Me Ascertain You ***
25. Three Sisters (w Maggie Gyllenhaal, Peter Sarsgaard) *** 1/2
26. Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark at Terminal 5 ***
27. The Pogues at Terminal 5 ** 1/2
28. Room (Virgina Woolf piece at Women's Project) ***
29. Priscilla, Queen Of The Desert -- The Musical * 1/2
30. Ghetto Klown (John Leguizamo show) ** 1/2
31. Cactus Flower (revival with Maxwell Caulfield) *
32. Teddy Thompson at City Winery *** 1/2
33. The Dream Of The Burning Boy ** 1/2
34. Double Flasehood (Shakespeare play) **
35. Macbeth (with John Douglas Thompson) **
36. Between Worlds/Entre Mundos (w Siudy) * 1/2
37. Arcadia (revival with Billy Crudup) *** 1/2
38. Mike Birbiglia's My Girlfriend's Boyfriend ***
39. Ron Sexsmith at Highline ** 1/2 (voice shaky that night; he's great)
40. How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying (w Daniel Radcliffe) ***
41. Bengal Tiger At The Baghdad Zoo (w Robin Williams) **
42. Amadou & Mariam at Cooper Square Hotel ** 1/2 (bad acoustics, hard to see them)
43. Anything Goes (w Sutton Foster) ** 1/2
44. The Divine Sister (w Charles Busch) *** 1/2
45. War Horse (at Lincoln Center) ***
46. Catch Me If You Can (w Aaron Tveit) *** 1/2 production of ** 1/2 musical
47. Sleep No More (PunchDrunk's immersive Macbeth at McKittrick Hotel) *** 1/2
48. Peter and the Starcatcher (dir by Roger Rees) *** 1/2
49. Evans Haile at Etc. Etc. ***
50. The Motherf**ker With The Hat (w Chris Rock) ***
51. Being Harold Pinter at La MaMa ** 1/2
52. kd lang at Le Poisson Rouge *** (would have been **** if she had played a full concert)
53. Wonderland *
54. Jerusalem w Mark Rylance ***
55. Alexandria reading ***
56. Young Jean Lee's We're Gonna Die ***
57. Baby It's You *
58. Die Walkure at the Met w Deborah Voigt ***
59. Born Yesterday revival w Jim Belushi ***
60. The Normal Heart w Joe Mantello ***
61. The House Of Blue Leaves * 1/2
62. Sister Act * 1/2
63. The School For Lies (w Mamie Gummer) *** 1/2
64. Carson McCullers Talks About Love (w Suzanne Vega) * 1/2
65. The People In The Picture (w Donna Murphy) *
66. King Lear at BAM (w Derek Jacobi) ***
67. Pygmalion w Rupert Everett in UK **
68. Lord Of The Flies (Open Air) * 1/2
69. Operation Greenfield (UK Christian rock band) ** 1/2
70. Much Ado About Nothing (UK Globe) ** 1/2
71. All's Well That Ends Well (UK Globe) ****
72. One Man, Two Guvnors (UK) ***
73. Much Ado About Nothing (UK West End w David Tennant) ** 1/2
74. Ladysmith Black Mambazo (UK) *** 1/2
75. The Cherry Orchard (w Zoe Wannamker) ** 1/2
76. The Book Of Mormon *** 1/2
77. Lysistrata Jones * 1/2
78. The Intelligent Homosexual's Guide To Capitalism and Socialism with a Key To The Scriptures ***
79. The Illusion (Tony Kushner at Signature) *
80. One Arm (Tennessee Williams screenplay) ***
81. Spiderman: Turn Off The Dark * 1/2
82. Broadway By The Year: 1996 (at Town Hall) ** 1/2
83. All's Well That Ends Well/Shakespeare In The Park ** 1/2
84. Unnatural Acts (at CSC) ***
85. Zarkana/Cirque Du Soleil at Radio City Music Hall **
86. Measure For Measure/Shakespeare In The Park ***
87. Rickie Lee Jones at City Winery ** 1/2
88. Master Class (w Tyne Daly) ***
89. Silence! The Musical **
90. Hair (revival on Broadway) ***
91. Olive and the Bitter Herbs ** 1/2
92. The Bardy Bunch (FringeFest 2011) **
93. 2 Burn (FF 2011) * 1/2
94. Parker & Dizzy's Fabulous Journey To The End Of The Rainbow (FF 2011) ** 1/2
95. Civilian (FF 2011) **
96. Rachel Calof (FF 2011) ** 1/2
97. Walls And Bridges (FF 2011) **
98. What The Sparrow Said (FF 2011) ** 1/2
99. Hard Travelin' With Woody (FF 2011) ***
100. Romeo & Juliet: Choose Your Own Ending (FF 2011) **
101. Books On Tape (FF 2011) ** 1/2
102. Paper Cut (FF 2011) ***
103. Leonard Cohen Koans (FF 2011) *** 1/2
104. Yeast Nation (FF 2011) ***
105. Hero: The Musical * 1/2
106. Cymbeline at Barrow St. Theatre ***
107. The Select (The Sun Also Rises) ERS at NYTW ** 1/2
108. Sweet And Sad **
109. Crane Story **
110. Septimus & Clarissa *** 1/2
111. Follies *** 1/2
112. Araby (FF 2011) *
113. The Mountain Song (PigPen) *** 1/2
114. Pearl's Gone Blue (FF 2011) ***
115. Lake Water **
116. The More Loving One (FF 2011) **
117. Ennio: The Living Paper Cartoon (New York Musical Festival 2011) ** 1/2
118. Newsies at Paper Mill Playhouse **
119. Kissless (NYMF 2011) * 1/2
120. Crazy, Just Like Me (NYMF 2011) ***
121. Time Between Us (NYMF 2011) * 1/2
122. The Pigeon Boys reading (NYMF 2011) ***
123. Fucking Hipsters (NYMF 2011) **
124. Ghostlight (NYMF 2011) ** 1/2
125. Cyclops: A Rock Opera (NYMF 2011) *
126. Blanche: The Bittersweet Life of A Wild Prairie Dame (NYMF 2011) *** 1/2
127. We Live Here (Zoe Kazan play) **
128. The Submission (w Jonathan Groff) **
129. Jack Perry Is Alive (And Dating) (NYMF 2011) * 1/2
130. The Mountaintop ** 1/2
131. Central Avenue Breakdown (NYMF 2011) ** 1/2
132. Kiki Baby (NYMF 2011) ** 1/2
133. Greenwood (NYMF 2011) *
134. Madame X (NYMF 2011) **
135. Tut (NYMF 2011) * 1/2
136. Gotta Getta Girl (NYMF staged reading 2011) ** 1/2
137. Richard Serra exhibit at Gagosian ** 1/2 (space not tall and airy enough for piece)
138. The Agony & The Ecstasy Of Steve Jobs (at Public) ** 1/2
139. Man and Boy (w Frank Langella) * 1/2
140. Rumer in concert ****
141. Relatively Speaking * 1/2
142. PigPen's The Nightmare Story *** 1/2
143. Milk Like Sugar ***
144. Love's Labor's Lost (at Public) ** 1/2
145. The Atmosphere Of Memory (w Ellen Burstyn and John Glover) 1/2 *
146. Other Desert Cities (on Broadway w Rachel Griffiths) ** 1/2
147. 69 Degrees South (at BAM) * 1/2
148. Chinglish * 1/2
149. Sons Of The Prophet *** 1/2
150. Queen Of The Mist (w Mary Testa) ** 1/2
151. Godspell (on Broadway) ** 1/2
152. Hand To God ***
153. All-American **
154. King Lear w Sam Waterston (at Public) **
155. Satyagraha at Met w English National Opera production ****
156. Venus In Fur w Nina Arianda on Broadway ***
157. Hugh Jackman: Back On Broadway ***
158. Fragments (Beckett plays) ***
159. Standing On Ceremony: The Gay Marriage Plays **
160. Radio City Christmas Spectacular ** 1/2
161. Private Lives (w Kim Cattrall and Paul Gross) **
162. Seminar (w Alan Rickman) **
163. White Christmas (at Paper Mill) ***
164. Wild Animals You Should Know ** 1/2
165. An Evening With Patti Lupone and Mandy Patinkin ***
166. Bonnie & Clyde **
167. The Cherry Orchard w Diane Wiest and John Turturro at CSC **
168. The Man Who Came To Dinner (at St. Clement's) **
169. Misterman w Cillian Murphy (at St. Ann's Warehouse) ** 1/2
170. Once (at New York Theatre Workshop) *** 1/2
171. Maple and Vine **
172. Krapp's Last Tape w John Hurt at BAM ***
173. Stick Fly **
174. Titus Andronicus (at Public) * 1/2
175. On A Clear Day You Can See Forever (w Harry Connick Jr.) * 1/2
176. Shlemiel The First ** 1/2
177. Lysistrata Jones on Broadway *
178. Close Up Space * 

THE THEATER SEASON 2012 (on a four star scale)
1. It's Always Right Now, Until It's Later -- Daniel Kitson *** 1/2
2. Bob (show about Robert Wilson) *** 1/2
3. Wit w Cynthia Nixon **
4. de Kooning Exhibit at MOMA ***
5. How The World began * 1/2
6. Sontag: Reborn *
7. Goodbar at Public * 1/2
8. Super Night Shot at Public (Gob Squad) ** 1/2
9. Samuel and Alasdair: A Personal History Of the Robot Wars ** 1/2
10. The Table (puppetry show at La MaMa) ** 1/2
11. Mission Drift * 1/2
12. Dedalus Lounge * 1/2
13. Leo (one-man circus act) ***
14. The Road To Mecca ** 1/2
15. Porgy and Bess (w Audra McDonald) *** 1/2
16. The Ugly One **
17. Ernani at Met w Angela Meade *** 1/2
18. Richard III at BAM w Kevin Spacey ***
19. Vivian Maier photo exhibit ***
20. Blood Knot at Signature **
21. Galileo w F. Murray Abraham **
22. Early Plays at St. Ann's (Eugene O'Neil) *
23. Songs From The Uproar **
24. Assistance (w Bobby Steggert) **
25. Carrie ** 1/2
26. Hurt Village at Sig ***
27. Painting Churches * 1/2
28. Tribes w Mare Winningham *** 1/2
29. The Lady From Dubuque at Sig w Jane Alexander ** 1/2
30. The Maids **
31. Damn Yankees at Papermill **
32. Once on Broadway ****
33. Death Of A Salesman w Philip Seymour Hoffman and Andrew Garfield ***
34. Broadway By The Year 1950 ** 1/2
35. No Place To Go by Ethan Lipton ** 1/2
36. Regrets * 1/2
37. Jesus Christ Superstar * 1/2
38. The Best Man ** 1/2
39. Now. Here. This. * 1/2
40. Newsies on Broadway ** 1/2
41. End Of The Rainbow *
42. Evita w Elena Roger * 1/2
43. Ninth and Joanie *
44. Clybourne Park *** 1/2
45. Peter and the Starcatcher on Broadway ***
46. One Man, Two Guvnors on Broadway ***
47. A Streetcar Named Desire (w Nicole Ari Parker) **
48. Nice Work If You Can Get It (w Matthew Broderick) **
49. Leap Of Faith (w Raul Esparza) **
50. The Lyons (w Linda Lavin) ** 1/2
51. Ghost: The Musical on Broadway * 1/2
52. A Midsummer Night's Dream (w Bebe Neuwirth) ** 1/2
53. Cock ** 1/2
54. My Children! My Africa! at Signature ***
55. Chimichangas and Zoloft *
56. Potted Potter in NYC *
57. Title And Deed at Signature ***
58. Once On This Island at Paper Mill Playhouse (w Syesha Mercado) ***
59. Storefront Church ** 1/2
60. Closer Than Ever ***
61. Harvey w Jim Parsons *
62. As You Like It w Lily Rabe ****
63. The Tallest Man On Earth at Town Hall *** 1/2
64. 4000 Miles ***
65. Picture Incomplete (NYMF) **
66. Flambe Dreams (NYMF) **
67. Rio (NYMF) **
68. The Two Month Rule (NYMF) *
69. Trouble (NYMF) ** 1/2
70. Stealing Time (NYMF) **
71. Requiem For A Lost Girl (NYMF) ** 1/2
72. Re-Animator: The Musical (NYMF) ***
73. Baby Case (NYMF) ***
74. How Deep Is The Ocean? (NYMF) ** 1/2
75. Central Avenue Breakdown (NYMF) ***
76. Foreverman (NYMF) * 1/2
77. Swing State (NYMF) * 1/2
78. Stand Tall: A Rock Musical (NYMF) * 1/2
79. Living With Henry (NYMF) *
80. A Letter To Harvey Milk (NYMF) ** 1/2
81. The Last Smoker In America **
82. Gore Vidal's The Best Man (w new cast) ***
83. Into The Woods at Delacorte ** 1/2
84. Bring It On: The Musical **
85. Bullet For Adolf *
86. Summer Shorts Series B: Paul Rudnick, Neil LaBute, etc. **
87. Harrison, TX: Three Plays By Horton Foote ***
88. Dark Hollow: An Appalachian "Woyzeck" (FringeNYC) * 1/2
89. Pink Milk (FringeNYC)* 1/2
90. Who Murdered Love (FringeNYC) no stars
91. Storytime With Mr. Buttermen (FringeNYC) **
92. #MormonInChief (FringeNYC) **
93. An Interrogation Primer (FringeNYC) ***
94. An Evening With Kirk Douglas (FringeNYC) *
95. Sheherizade (FringeNYC) **
96. The Great Pie Robbery (FringeNYC) ** 1/2
97. Independents (FringeNYC) *** 1/2
98. The Dick and The Rose (FringeNYC) **
99. Magdalen (FringeNYC) ***
100. Bombsheltered (FringeNYC) ** 1/2
101. Paper Plane (FringeNYC) ** 1/2
102. Rated M For Murder (FringeNYC) ** 1/2
103. Mallory/Valerie (FringeNYC) *
104. Non-Equity: The Musical! (FringeNYC) *
105. Blanche: The Bittersweet Life Of A Prairie Dame (FringeNYC) *** 1/2
106. City Of Shadows (FringeNYC) ***
107. The Murder Of Crows: Janet Cardiff at the Armory ** 1/2
108. Forty Part Motet: Janet Cardiff at PS1 *** 1/2
109. Forbidden Broadway: Alive and Kicking ***
110. Salamander Starts Over (FringeNYC) ***
111. Pieces (FringeNYC) *
112. The Train Driver at Signature***
113. Chaplin The Musical * 1/2
114. Detroit ** 1/2
115. Heartless at Signature **
116. Einstein On The Beach at BAM ****
117. Red-Handed Otter ** 1/2
118. Marry Me A Little **
119. An Enemy Of The People ** 1/2
120. The Old Man And The Old Moon *** 1/2
121. A Chorus Line at Papermill ***
122. Helen and Edgar ***
123. Grace w Paul Rudd * 1/2
124. Cyrano de Bergerac w Douglas Hodge **
125. Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf? w Tracy Letts and Amy Morton ***
126. Disgraced w Aasif Mandvi **
127. Annie ** 1/2
128. The Heiress w Jessica Chastain and David Strathairn **
129. Checkers w Anthony LaPaglia ** 1/2
130. Ivanov w Ethan Hawke ***
131. Golden Child at Signature ** 1/2
132. Giant at the Public *** 1/2
133. Scandalous * 1/2
134. Forever Dusty **
135. The Performers w Cheyanne Jackson **
136. The Piano Lesson at Signature *** 1/2
137. Un Ballo In Maschera at the Met *** 1/2 singing * for production so ** 1/2
138. A Christmas Story: Tbe Musical **
139. The Sound Of Music at Papermill ***
140. My Name Is Asher Lev w Ari Brand *** 1/2
141. Figaro (90210) staged reading ***
142. Golden Boy **
143. A Civil War Christmas ** 1/2
144. Dead Accounts **
145. The Anarchist *
146. Glengarry Glen Ross w Al Pacino **
147. Bare **
148. The Mystery Of Edwin Drood ** 1/2
149. The Great God Pan ** 1/2
150. Mies Julie (at St. Ann's 2012) ** 1/2


THEATER CONCERTS -- 2013

1. Opus No. 7 at St. Ann's Warehouse ** 1/2
2. The Other Place (on Broadway w Laurie Metcalf) ** 1/2
3. Picnic (at Roundabout w Mare Winningham, Ellen Burstyn, 2013) * 1/2
4. Deceit * 1/2
5. Life And Times Episodes 1-4 **
6. Cat On A Hot Tin Roof (w Scarlett Johansson, 2013 ) * 1/2
7. The Jammer ***
8. Blood Play (Under The Radar Festival at Public) ** 1/2
9. Women Of Will ** 1/2
10. All In The Timing (2013 revival at 59E59)***
11. Isaac's Eyes (by Lucas Hnath) ***
12. Bunnicula: A Rabbit Tale Of Musical Mystery ** 1/2
13. The Mnemonist Of Dutchess County * 1/2
14. Much Ado About Nothing (2013 w Maggie Siff and Jonathan Cake) ***
15. Really Really *
16. Parsifal at the Met (2013 w dir Francois Girard and Jonas Kaufmann) *** 1/2
17. The Madrid * 1/2
18. The Wild Bride at St. Ann's ** 1/2
19. Passion at CSC (dir John Doyle w Melissa Erico and Judy Kuhn, 2013) *** 1/2
20. Carousel in concert at Lincoln Center (w Kelli O'Hara and Nathan Gunn, 2013) ***
21. The Revisionist **
22. Rodgers And Hammerstein's Cinderella (w Laura Osnes and Santino Fontana, 2013) ***
23. Rock Of Ages * 1/2
24. Ann ** 1/2
25. Old Hats ***
26. The Flick ***
27. Detroit '67 ** 12
28. Howling Hilda reading * (Mary Testa ***)
29. Hit The Wall *
30. Breakfast At Tiffany's (2013 w Emilia Clarke, the mother of dragons) * 1/2
31. The Mound Builders at Signature (2013) *
32. Vanya And Sonia And Masha And Spike *** 1/2
33. Cirque du Soleil's Totem ***
34. The Lying Lesson * 1/2
35. Hands On A Hardbody *
36. Kinky Boots **
37. Matilda The Musical *** 1/2
38. The Rascals: Once Upon A Dream ***
39. Motown: The Musical **
40. La Ruta ** 1/2
41. The Big Knife (Bobby Cannavale at Roundabout, 2013) *
42. The Nance ***
43. The Assembled Parties ** 1/2
44. Jekyll And Hyde (w Deborah Cox and Constantine Maroulis, 2013) * 1/2
45. Thoroughly Modern Millie (at Paper Mill w laurie Veldheer, 2013) ** 1/2
46. Macbeth (w Alan Cumming, 2013)  *
47. Orphans (w Alec Baldwin, 2013) ** 1/2
48. The Testament Of Mary (w Fiona Shaw) ** 1/2
49. The Drawer Boy **
50. Railroad at Signature ** 1/2
51. Belleville at NYTW **
52. The Trip To Bountiful (w Cicely Tyson) ***
53. I'll Eat You Last (w Bette Midler) ** 1/2
54. Pippin (dir Diane Paulus w Patina Miller, 2013) *
55. This Side Of Neverland (at Pearl w Sean McNall) ***
56. A Public Reading Of An Unproduced Screenplay About The Death Of Walt Disney (by Lucas Hnath) ***
57. Natasha, Pierre and The Great Comet Of 1812 ***
58. Colin Quinn, Unconstitutional ** 1/2
59. A Family For All Occasions *
60. The Weir (at Irish Rep w John Keating, 2013)  *** 1/2
61. Disney's The Little Mermaid (at Papermill w Liz McCartney, 2013) **
62. Far From Heaven (w Kelli O'Hara) **
63. The Caucasian Chalk Circle (at CSC w Mary Testa, 2013) **
64. Somewhere Fun **
65. Venice no stars
66. Reasons To Be Happy **
67. STePz (Savion Glover dance show) *** 1/2
68. The Comedy of Errors (Shakespeare in the Park) ***
69. Roadkill ** 1/2
70. Forever Tango (revival, 2013) ***
71. Monkey: Journey To The West ** 1/2
72. The Civilians: Be The Death Of Me ***
73. New York Musical Theatre Festival: Swiss Family Robinson **
74. NYMF: Dizzy Miss Lizzie's Roadside Revue Presents The Brontes * 1/2
75. NYMF: Mata Hari In 8 Bullets ***
76. NYMF: Life Could Be A Dream **
77. NYMF: Mother Divine **
78. NYMF: Julian Po ** 1/2
79. NYMF: Marry Harry **
80. NYMF: Gary Goldfarb: Master Escapist ** 1/2
81. NYMF: Castle Walk ***
82. NYMF: Crossing Swords ***
83. NYMF: Bend In The Road *** 1/2
84. NYMF: Homo The Musical no stars
85. NYMF: Volleygirls *** 1/2
86. Murder For Two **
87. Let It Be **
88. The Cheaters Club *
89. Laurie Anderson at Battery Park City ***
90. Daniel Kitson at Barrow ***
91. Ma Rainey's Black Bottom at the Greene Space (reading) ***
92. All The Faces Of The Moon Part 1*
93. Women Or Nothing ** 1/2
94. Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play * 1/2
95. You Never Can Tell ***
96. Romeo And Juliet (w Orlando Bloom and Condola Rashad, 2013) *
97. Arguendo (ERS at Public) **
98. August Wilson's American Century Cycle *** 1/2
99. The Glass Menagerie (w Cherry Jones and Zachary Quinto) ** 1/2
100. Lady Day (w Dee Dee Bridgewater) * 1/2
101. Julius Caesar at St. Ann's Warehouse (all women, dir Phyllida Lloyd, Harriet Walter, 2013) ****
102. Honeymoon In Vegas: The Musical (at Papermill, w Tony Danza) ** 1/2
103. Bronx Bombers * 1/2
104. Romeo And Juliet (at CSC w Elizabeth Olsen and T.R. Knight, 2013) * 1/2 
105. A Night With Janis Joplin **
106. The Winslow Boy (w Roger Rees at Roundabout, 2013) ***
107. Juno And The Paycock (at Irish Rep w John Keating, 2013) **
108. How I Learned To Drive (Tongue In Cheek, 2013) **
109. Fun Home ** 
110. Two Boys at the Met **
111. Big Fish **
112. A Time To Kill * 1/2
113. Year Of The Rooster ***
114. The Snow Geese w Mary-Louise Parker (2013) ** 1/2
115. All The Faces Of The Moon Part 4 at Public *
116. Stop. Reset at Signature * 1/2
117. Jitney at the Greene Space (reading) *** 1/2
118. The Old Friends at Signature **
119. Gem Of The Ocean at Greene Space (reading) *** 1/2
120. Simple Minds at Roseland ***/
121. A Midsummer Night's Dream (Julie Taymor dir in Brooklyn)
122. The Lady in Red Converses With Diablo ** 1/2
123. After Midnight ***
124. La Soiree ***
125. Nothing To Hide ** 1/2
126. The Patron Saint Of Sea Monsters **
127. Die Frau Ohne Schatten/The Woman Without A Shadow (at the Met w Christine Goerke, 2013)
128. Little Miss Sunshine **
129. Souvenir ** 1/2
130. A Gentleman's Guide To Love & Murder (w Jefferson Mays) *** 1/2
131. Twelfth Night (w Mark Rylance and Globe on Bway 2013) *** 1/2
132. King Richard The Third (w Mark Rylance and Globe on Bway 2013) ***
133. Lies My Father Told Me **
134. And Away We Go (at Pearl, Terrence McNally play)
135. Regular Singing (The Apple Play at Public)
135. And Away We Go **
136. Analog.ue at St. Ann's Warehouse ** 1/2
137. Oliver! at Papermill **
138. Waiting For Godot ** 1/2
139. No Man's Land ***
140. The Rime Of The Ancient Mariner *** 1/2
141. Macbeth w Ethan Hawke **
142. How I Learned What I Learned ***
143. The (Curious Case Of The) Watson Intelligence ***
144. The Night Alive **
145. All That Fall w Eileen Atkins and Michael Gambon ***



Updated December 13, 2013

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