Clocking the missed opportunities, missteps, and outright transphobic tropes in 3 currently running musicals.
Classic Stage Company’s understated new production shows how Sondheim and Weidman’s triggering musical can play in an age of mass shootings and the Capitol insurrection.
The pandemic led to innovative, alternative forms of theatre. Can theatre criticism keep up?
The problem with young adult shows on Broadway isn’t that they focus on teens—it’s which teens they focus on.
The new musical’s creators think they’ve upended the material’s sexist tropes; apparently they don’t see that ‘man in a dress’ jokes are inherently transphobic.
Some writers have been stumbling in addressing work about and by LGBTQ artists. Here’s a guide to help them do better.