APPLAUSE! APPLAUSE! REVIEWS

Applause! Applause! Reviews by Dr. Thomas Robert Stevens

(a member of the American Theatre Critics Association

& the International Association of Theatre Critics


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Lynne Charnay: Still Going On

at Don't Tell Mama

Reviewed 12/18/16


Jackie Beat: The Ghost Of Christmas Trash

at The Laurie Beechman Theatre

Reviewed 12/16/16


Jinkx Monsoon & Major Scales: Christmas Mourning

at The Laurie Beechman Theatre

Reviewed 12/16/16


Narrows Community Theater's production of

The Most Miserable Christmas Tree

at the Fort Hamilton Army Base Theater

Reviewed 12/11/16


Latrice Royale: Why It Gotta Be White Christmas?

at The Laurie Beechman Theatre

Reviewed 12/9/16


Paige Turner: She Came Upon A Midnight Clear

at The Laurie Beechman Theatre

Reviewed 12/9/16


Three Pints Shy: A Very Merry Holiday Celebration

at Under St. Mark's Theater

Reviewed 12/4/16


A Few Good Men 

at The Gallery Players

Reviewed 12/4/16


Ginger Minj: Mary, Did You Know?

at The Laurie Beechman Theatre

Reviewed 12/3/16


Arthur Miller's An Enemy Of The People

at Studio Theatre Long Island

Reviewed 11/27/16


Mary Poppins

at The John W. Engeman Theater at Northport

Reviewed 11/26/16


Bobbie Horowitz Presents It's Just A Number!

at The Metropolitan Room

Reviewed 11/14/16


Terrence McNally's It's Only A Play

at Studio Theatre Long Island

Reviewed 11/13/16


Theatre By The Bay's production of

My Fair Lady

at Bay Terrace Garden Jewish Center

Reviewed 11/12/16


The 39 Steps

at The Gallery Players

Reviewed 11/3/16


Dandy Darkly's Myth Mouth!

at Under St. Mark's Theater

Reviewed 10/14/16


1776

at The John W. Engeman Theater at Northport

Reviewed 10/8/16


That Golden Girls Show! - A Puppet Parody

at DR2 Theatre

Reviewed 10/2/16


Thank You For Being A Friend: An Unauthorized

Golden Girls Musical Parody 

at The Cutting Room

Reviewed 9/25/16


Fiorello!

at The East 13th Street Theater

Reviewed 9/24/16


Ginger Minj: The Album Premiere

at The Laurie Beechman Theatre

Reviewed 9/22/16


Gypsy

at The Gallery Players

Reviewed 9/18/16


Narrows Community Theater's production of

The Addams Family

at the Fort Hamilton Army Base Theater

Reviewed 9/17/16


Charlie Poveromo & The Barry Levitt Quartet

at The Metropolitan Room

Reviewed 9/14/16


Three Pints Shy

at Under St. Mark's Theater

Reviewed 9/12/16


Bobby Sobel's The Laurel Bay Country Club Burglar

at the Hudson Guild Theatre

Reviewed 9/11/16


Back To School With The Calamari Sisters

at Studio Theatre Long Island

Reviewed 9/10/16


Don Chaffer & Chris Cragin-Day's 

The Unusual Tale Of Mary & Joseph's Baby

at SoHo Playhouse

Reviewed 8/26/16


Aaron Michael Krueger's Super!

at SoHoPlayhouse

Reviewed 8/26/16


Anthony Shaffer's Sleuth

at Studio Theatre Long Island

Reviewed 8/21/16


Sean Chandler & David Leeper's 

At The Flash

at Under St. Mark's Theater

Reviewed 8/19/16


Emily Lucia Alexander & Nate Dobson's 

The Fucking Problem

at Under St. Mark's Theater

Reviewed 8/19/16


Andrew Bergh's The Radicalization Of Rolfe

at The Players Theatre

Reviewed 8/14/16


Daniel Reitz's Pucker Up & Blow

at The Players Theatre

Reviewed 8/14/16


BroadHollow Theatre Company's production of

The Will Rogers Follies

at Bayway Arts Center

Reviewed 8/13/16


Blake Zolfo's Happily Ever After* (see footnote)

at The Metropolitan Room

Reviewed 8/10/16


Peace, Love & Yolanda

at The Metropolitan Room

Reviewed 8/6/16


BenDeLaCreme's Inferno A-Go-Go

at The Laurie Beechman Theatre

Reviewed 7/30/16 


Theatre Box Of Floral Park's production of 

Michael McKeever's Suite Surrender

at United Methodist Church Of Floral Park

Reviewed 7/29/16


BroadHollow Theatre Company's production of 

Into The Woods

at Bayway Arts Center

Reviewed 7/22/16


Maggie's Little Theater production of 

Guys & Dolls

at St. Margaret Parish Hall

Reviewed 7/16/16


The First String Players' production of

Mary Chase's Harvey

at Our Lady Of Mercy Roman Catholic Church

Reviewed 7/15/16


Neil Simon's God's Favorite

at Studio Theatre Long Island

Reviewed 6/30/16


Here I Sit Brokenhearted: A Bathroom Odyssey

at The Samuel Beckett Theatre at Theatre Row

Reviewed 6/26/16


Paige Turner's Big Gay Pride Show 

at The Laurie Beechman Theatre

Reviewed 6/24/16


Narrows Community Theater's production of

Annie Get Your Gun

at the Fort Hamilton Army Base Theater

Reviewed 6/11/16


Under The 'C': Cacophony Daniels

Sings The Songs Of Howard Ashman

at The Duplex Cabaret Theatre

Reviewed 6/10/16


I'll Say She Is

at The Connelly Theater

Reviewed 6/5/16


BroadHollow Theatre Company's production of 

Neil Simon's Fools

at Bayway Arts Center

Reviewed 6/3/16


Marissa Mulder: Marilyn In Fragments

at The Laurie Beechman Theatre

Reviewed 5/31/16


Tom Griffin's The Boys Next Door

at Studio Theatre Long Island

Reviewed 5/29/16


Jackie Beat: Boner Killer!

at The Laurie Beechman Theatre

Reviewed 5/28/16


Sir Century & The Starling Darling

at Under St. Mark's Theater

Reviewed 5/23/16


Jinkx Monsoon in Jinkx Sings Everything!

at The Laurie Beechman Theatre

Reviewed 5/19/16


Sutton Lee Seymour: The Way-Off Broad

at The Laurie Beechman Theatre

Reviewed 5/18/16


Village Light Opera Group's production of

Anything Goes

at The Riverside Theatre

Reviewed 5/15/16


Douglaston Community Theatre's production of

A.R. Gurney's The Dining Room

at Zion Episcopal Church

Reviewed 5/7/16


Kim David Smith's Morphium Kabarett

at Pangea

Reviewed 5/2/16


Charles Busch's Psycho Beach Party

at Studio Theatre Long Island

Reviewed 4/30/16


Bill Bowers' All Over The Map

at The Lion Theatre

Reviewed 4/26/16


Elizabeth Van Meter's Thao's Library

at The Lion Theatre

Reviewed 4/26/16


Paige Turner: Confessions Of An Un-Natural Blonde

at The Laurie Beechman Theatre

Reviewed 4/22/16


Robert Penn Warren's All The King's Men

at The Heights Players' John Bourne Theater

Reviewed 4/3/16


Paige Turner's Easter Egg-Stravaganza!

at The Laurie Beechman Theatre

Reviewed 3/25/16


Paul Sheesley's Cowboy Choral: Paul Evans & The Coyotes

at The Duplex Cabaret Theatre

Reviewed 3/22/16


David Meulemans' Lucky To Be Me

at The Metropolitan Room

Reviewed 3/19/16 


Latrice Royale: Here's To Life

at The Laurie Beechman Theatre

Reviewed 3/18/16


Demetria Daniels' book

Adventures Of A Buxom Blonde

(How I Met Celebrities In New York)

Reviewed 3/10/16


Fyvush Finkel Live 

at The Metropolitan Room

Reviewed 3/8/16


The Faux-Real Theatre Company's production of

Euripides' The Bacchae

in the First Floor Theatre

at La Mama Experimental Theatre Club

Reviewed 3/6/16


Theatre By The Bay's production of

Hairspray

at Bay Terrace Gardens Jewish Center

Reviewed 3/5/16


Articulate Theatre Company's Folk City Scenes

at TADA! Theater

Reviewed 2/27/16


Third Rail Projects' The Grand Paradise

Reviewed 2/23/16


Narrows Community Theater production of

Joseph Simonelli's Men Are Dogs

at St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church (Bay Ridge)

Reviewed 2/20/16


Seussical: The Musical

at The Gallery Players

Reviewed 2/7/16


Christopher Durang's Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike

at Studio Theatre Long Island

Reviewed 2/5/16


A Chorus Line

at The Secret Theatre

Reviewed 2/4/16


Rich Orloff's Chatting With The Tea Party

at The Robert Moss Theater

Reviewed 1/30/16


Ed Asner in A Man & His Prostate

at The Metropolitan Room

Reviewed 1/16/16


Anna Moench's In Quietness

at Walkerspace

Reviewed 1/14/16


The First String Players' production of 

David Ives' All In The Timing

at Our Lady Of Mercy Roman Catholic Church

Reviewed 1/8/16


Applause! Applause! Reviews by Dr. Thomas G. Jacoby


Claude Solnik's Victoria Woodhull

at Theater For The New City

Reviewed 12/2/16


Fiorello!

at The East 13th Street Theater

Reviewed 9/24/16


Sean Chandler & David Leeper's 

At The Flash

at Under St. Mark's Theater

Reviewed 8/19/16


Emily Lucia Alexander & Nate Dobson's 

The Fucking Problem

at Under St. Mark's Theater

Reviewed 8/19/16


Walter Michael DeForest's Van Gogh Find Yourself

at 59E59 Theaters

Reviewed 7/15/16


I'll Say She Is

at The Connelly Theater

Reviewed 6/5/16


Applause! Applause! Reviews by Dr. Philip Ernest Schoenberg


Narrows Community Theater's production of Annie Get Your Gun

at the Fort Hamilton Army Base Theater

Reviewed 6/11/16


Robert Penn Warren's All The King's Men

at The Heights Players' John Bourne Theater

Reviewed 4/3/16


Seussical: The Musical

at The Gallery Players

Reviewed 2/7/16


Rich Orloff's Chatting With The Tea Party

at The Robert Moss Theater

Reviewed 1/30/16


Applause! Applause! Reviews by Kathy Towson


Billie Roe's Monopoly: Singing The Lives

From Baltic Avenue To Boardwalk

at The Metropolitan Room

Reviewed 9/9/16


Honor Molloy's Crackskull Row

at The Workshop Theater (Main Stage)

Reviewed 9/8/16


Samuel D. Hunter's The Healing

at The Harold Clurman Theatre at Theatre Row

Reviewed 6/30/16


Carol Shedlin's Romance In The Dark

at Don't Tell Mama

Reviewed 4/7/16


Claude Solnik's Pedro Castillo Is Innocent

at Theater For The New City

Reviewed 2/12/16


Ed Asner in A Man & His Prostate

at The Metropolitan Room

Reviewed 1/16/16


Applause! Applause! Review by William Dobbins


Claude Solnik's Year Of The Iguana

at Studio Theatre Long Island

Reviewed 7/30/16


Applause! Applause! Reviews by Stark Wilz


Jinkx Monsoon in Jinkx Sings Everything!

at The Laurie Beechman Theatre

Reviewed 5/19/16