Tag Archive: critics

Inter-critic? No. Dramaturg.

The following was submitted as a reply to Wendy Rosenfield’s thoughtful piece on The Broad Street Review, “The Future of Professional Theater Criticism: An International View”. Since I am not confident BSR will publish my… Continue reading

Tunapost 4: hello, opening!

  So I arrive at our last preview last night to discover Madi rummaging through a plastic bag full of cards and gifts. “Hey”, I say, “you’re a day early for opening night… Continue reading

On Criticism

The following is part of an ongoing debate in Philadelphia over a particular critic. For more on that whole thing, check out We Love Toby! This was a response to a list-serve post to Theatre… Continue reading

Salempost 9: reviews

Submitted to the Philadelphia Inquirer. Never published. *** What happens when a play gets panned by a critic? I have long suspected that, in our thriving artistic community in Philadelphia, the answer is:… Continue reading