Show reviews from:

Broadway: The Cher Show

Neil Simon Theatre

Off-Broadway: A Child’s Christmas in Wales

Irish Repertory Theatre Francis J. Greenburger Mainstage

Regional: Broadway Holiday Spectacular

Transcendence Theatre Company | Yountville CA

Regional: Annie

5th Avenue Theatre | Seattle WA

Regional: Tuck Everlasting

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley | Palo Alto CA

Regional: A Christmas Story

Repertory Theatre of St. Louis | St. Louis MO

Regional: Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley

American Stage | St. Petersburg FL

Regional: Chicago

National Tour @ Connor Palace | Cleveland OH

Regional: Conni's Avant Garde Restaurant: A Snowball's Chance

Cleveland Public Theatre | Cleveland OH

Regional: An Act of God

New Jewish Theatre | St. Louis MO

Broadway: The Waverly Gallery

Golden Theatre

Off-Broadway: The Niceties

Manhattan Theatre Club at Stage II

Off-Broadway: India Pale Ale

Manhattan Theatre Club at City Center Stage 1

Regional: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

National Tour @ Aronoff Center | Cincinnati OH

Regional: The Crucible

Nevada Conservatory Theatre | Las Vegas NV

Regional: Scapin

Ten Thousand Things Theater Company | Minneapolis MN

Regional: Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead

Spotlight Youth Theatre | Glendale AZ

Regional: The Last Schwartz

Minnesota Jewish Theatre Company | St. Paul MN

Regional: All My Sons

Curio Theatre Company | Philadelphia PA

Regional: Guadalupe in the Guest Room

New Village Arts Theatre | Carlsbad CA

Regional: Jaws: Live, Abridged and Completely Underfunded

All Puppet Players | Phoenix AZ

Regional: Hedda Gabler

Pear Theatre | Mountain View CA

Regional: The Roommate

Long Wharf Theatre | New Haven CT

Regional: The Resting Place (world premiere)

Magic Theatre | San Francisco CA

Regional: Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn

Chanhassen Dinner Theatres | Chanhassen MN

Off-Broadway: Apologia

Laura Pels Theatre at the Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre

Regional: Rooms: A Rock Romance

MetroStage | Alexandria VA

Regional: The Laramie Project

State College of Florida | Bradenton FL

Regional: The Mystery of Edwin Drood

Guggenheim Entertainment | San Jose CA

Regional: The River

TheaterWorks | Hartford CT

Regional: The Addams Family

Spreckels Theatre Company | Rohnert Park CA

Regional: Macbeth / Equivocation

Actors' Theatre Project | Boston MA

Regional: Two Degrees

Prime Productions | Minneapolis MN

Off-Broadway: I Was Most Alive with You

Playwrights Horizons Mainstage Theater

Regional: Dial M for Murder

Gremlin Theatre | St. Paul MN

Regional: You Mean to Do Me Harm

San Francisco Playhouse | San Francisco CA

Regional: Laura Benanti at Sarasota Opera

Cabaret by the Bay @ Sarasota Opera | Sarasota FL

Regional: Kiss Me, Kate

ASU Music Theatre and Opera | Tempe AZ

Regional: Mama's Boy

The Tesseract Theatre Company | St. Louis MO

Regional: West of Central (world premiere)

Pillsbury House Theatre | Minneapolis MN

Sound Advice: Prince of Broadway

Cast Recording Review

Off-Broadway: Fire in Dreamland

Anspacher Theater at The Public Theater

Regional: The Sweetest Swing in Baseball

For Giving/Red Thread Santa Fe @ Studio Center of Santa Fe | Santa Fe NM

Regional: Arrival & Departure (world premiere)

The Fountain Theatre | Los Angeles CA

Regional: Queens

La Jolla Playhouse | La Jolla CA

Regional: Hold These Truths

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley | Palo Alto CA

Regional: Breaking Up Is Hard to Do

Stage Door Theatre | Coral Springs FL

Regional: Oedipus at Palm Springs

Theatre Rhinoceros @ Gateway Theatre | San Francisco CA

Regional: A Midsummer Night's Dream

Great River Shakespeare Festival | Winona MN

Regional: Big Fish

Theatre Raleigh | Raleigh NC

Regional: Bigfoot: A Brand New Musical Comedy (world premiere)

Majestic Repertory Theatre | Las Vegas NV

Regional: Shakespeare in Love

Great River Shakespeare Festival | Winona MN

Regional: Big Fish

Chance Theater | Anaheim CA

Regional: Uptight Citizens Brigade Theatre Performs: Damned If You Do

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company | Washington DC

Regional: The Book of Will

The Adobe Theater | Albuquerque NM

Regional: Sunday in the Park with George

San Francisco Playhouse | San Francisco CA

Off-Broadway: Teenage Dick

Shiva Theater at The Public Theater

Regional: Once

Lamb's Players Theatre | Coronado CA

Regional: Fellow Travelers

Minnesota Opera | Minneapolis MN

Regional: Church & State

Berkshire Theatre Group | Stockbridge MA

Regional: Anything Goes

Porthouse Theatre @ Blossom Music Center | Cuyahoga Falls OH

Regional: In the Heights

Musical Theatre Southwest | Albuquerque NM

Regional: Good, Better, Best, Bested (world premiere)

The Custom Made Theatre Co. | San Francisco CA

Off-Broadway: Othello

Delacorte Theater in Central Park

Off-Broadway: Pass Over

Lincoln Center Theater's Claire Tow Theater

Regional: Annie

Valley Youth Theatre | Phoenix AZ

Regional: The Royal Family of Broadway

Barrington Stage Company | Pittsfield MA

Regional: The Squirrels (world premiere)

La Jolla Playhouse | La Jolla CA

Regional: Dat Black Mermaid Man Lady / The Show

Pillsbury House Theatre | Minneapolis MN

Regional: Stairway to Paradise

Transcendence Theatre Company @ Jack London Nat'l Park | Glen Ellen CA

Regional: The Rocky Horror Show

Santa Fe Playhouse | Santa Fe NM

Regional: Equivocation

Walking Shadow Theatre Company at the Gremlin Theatre | Saint Paul MN

Regional: Crossing Delancey

The Players Centre for the Performing Arts | Sarasota FL

Regional: Hamilton

National Tour @ Kennedy Center | Washington DC

Regional: Camelot

Shakespeare Theatre Company | Washington DC

Regional: The Legend of Georgia McBride

Round House Theatre | Bethesda MD

Regional: A Walk on the Moon

ACT's Geary Theater | San Francisco CA

Sound Advice: News about theatre-related music & books - including upcoming releases

Weekly Update

Off-Broadway: Tremor

Theater C at 59E59 Theaters

Regional: The Prince and the Pauper (world premiere)

Quintessence Theatre Group | Philadelphia PA

Regional: The Diary of Anne Frank

Arizona Theatre Company | Phoenix AZ

Regional: The Compleat Wrks of Wllm Shkspr (Abridged)

6th Street Playhouse | Santa Rosa CA

Regional: When Pigs Fly

New Conservatory Theatre Center | San Francisco CA

Regional: The Panther Dancer

Playwrights Local | Cleveland OH

Regional: Deathtrap

Aux Dog Theatre Nob Hill | Albuquerque NM

Sound Advice: New information on new and upcoming theatre-related books/music/dvds

Weekly Update

Off-Broadway: Operation Crucible

Theater B at 59E59 Theaters

Regional: Marisol

Theatre Coup D'Etat | Minnespolis MN

Regional: Angels in America

Berkeley Repertory Theatre | Berkeley CA

Regional: The Royale

Cleveland Play House | Cleveland OH

Regional: Next to Normal

Infinite Abyss Productions / Measure for Measure Theatre | Wilton Manors FL

Regional: 2018 Helen Hayes Awards Roundup

The Anthem | Washington DC

Off-Broadway: This Flat Earth

Playwrights Horizons Mainstage Theater

Regional: Time Step (world premiere)

Stage Door Theatre | Coral Springs FL

Regional: Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead

St. Louis Shakespeare | St. Louis MO

Regional: King Charles III

Ohio Shakespeare Festival | Akron OH

Regional: Low Down Dirty Blues

Arizona Theatre Company | Phoenix AZ

Regional: Vanessa Williams with Seth Rudetsky

Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts | Scottsdale AZ

Regional: An Enemy of the People

Goodman Theatre | Chicago IL

Regional: Guess Who's Coming to Dinner

Court Theatre | Chicago IL

Off-Broadway: Feeding the Dragon

Primary Stages @ The Cherry Lane Theatre

Sound Advice: News about theatre-related music & books - including upcoming releases

Weekly Update

Regional: American Mariachi (world premiere)

The Old Globe | San Diego CA

Regional: Pretty Woman: The Musical (world premiere)

Oriental Theatre | Chicago IL

Regional: Something Rotten!

National Tour @ Orpheum Theatre | Minneapolis MN

Regional: Edgar & Emily (world premiere)

Palm Beach Dramaworks | West Palm Beach FL

Off-Broadway: A Walk in the Woods

The Barrow Group Mainstage Theatre

Broadway: Lobby Hero

The Hayes Theater

Regional: The Effect

San Francisco Playhouse | San Francisco CA

Regional: Father Comes Home from the Wars, Parts 1, 2 & 3

Yale Repertory Theatre | New Haven CT

Regional: Little Women

Manatee Players | Bradenton FL

Regional: Rocket Man

Theatre Pro Rata | Minneapolis MN

Regional: The Tempest

Lantern Theater Company | Philadelphia PA

Regional: In the Heights

The Kennedy Center | Washington DC

Regional: The Great Divide II

Pillsbury House Theatre | Minneapolis MN

Regional: Rob Kapilow: What Makes It Great? Finishing the Hat: The Songs of Stephen Sondheim

Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts | Scottsdale AZ

Regional: By the Water

Spreckels Theatre Company | Rohnert Park CA

Regional: The Ladies of Broadway

Transcendence Theatre Company | San Rafael CA

Regional: The Music Man

Broadway by the Bay | Redwood City CA

Regional: Beanstalk! The Musical!

Raleigh Little Theatre | Raleigh NC

Regional: As It Is in Heaven

Mustard Seed Theatre | St. Louis MO

Regional: Silent Sky

Clague Playhouse | Westlake OH

Off-Broadway: Hal & Bee

59E59 Theater C

Off-Broadway: Later Life

Theatre Row at The Clurman Theatre

Regional: Handle with Care

Levis JCC Sandler Center and Chicken Coop Theatre | Boca Raton FL

Regional: A Delicate Ship

Aux Dog Theatre Nob Hill | Albuquerque NM

Regional: The Call of the Wild

Duke City Repertory Theatre | Albuquerque NM

Regional: The Moors

Fusion | Albuquerque NM

Regional: Lydie Breeze Trilogy Part II:Aipotu

EgoPo Classic Theater | Philadelphia PA

Regional: Noises Off

6th Street Playhouse | Santa Rosa CA

Sound Advice: News about theatre-related music & books - including upcoming releases

Weekly Update

Regional: Newsies

Chanhassen Dinner Theatre | Chanhassen MN

Regional: A Little Night Music

Cygnet Theatre | San Diego CA

Regional: Hooded, or Being Black for Dummies

The Custom Made Theatre Co. | San Francisco CA

Regional: Old Money

Commonwealth Shakespeare Company | Wellesley MA

Regional: Gidion's Knot

Stray Cat Theatre / Tempe Center for the Arts | Tempe AZ

Regional: Ken Ludwig's Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery

Long Wharf Theatre | New Haven CT

Sound Advice: New information on new and upcoming theatre-related books/music/dvds

Weekly Update

Off-Broadway: A Letter to Harvey Milk

Theatre Row's Acorn Theatre

Regional: The Realistic Joneses

Left Edge Theatre | Santa Rosa CA

Regional: Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill

Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe | Sarasota FL

Regional: The Diary of Anne Frank

People's Light | Malvern PA

Regional: A Public Reading of an Unproduced Screenplay About the Death of Walt Disney

iTheatre Collaborative | Phoenix AZ

Regional: West Side Story in Concert

Phoenix Symphony Orchestra | Phoenix AZ

Regional: The Effect

Dobama Theatre | Cleveland Heights OH

Off-Broadway: Jerry Springer – The Opera

The Romulus Linney Courtyard Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center

Regional: A Chorus Line

Theater Works | Peoria AZ

Regional: Park and Lake (world premiere)

Ten Thousand Things Theater Company | Minneapolis MN

Regional: Sensitive Guys

InterAct Theatre | Center City PA

Regional: Musical Thrones: A Parody of Ice and Fire

National Tour @ Ohio Theatre | Cleveland OH

Regional: Two Mile Hollow

Theatre Mu / Mixed Blood Theatre | Minneapolis MN

Regional: Grounded

Frank Theatre | Minneapolis MN

Off-Broadway: Kings

The Public Theater, LuEsther Theater

Sound Advice: "Bubble Boy" and "Zipperz" Recordings

CD Reviews

Regional: The Pirates of Penzance

Park Square Theatre | St. Paul MN

Regional: The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Manatee Players | Bradenton FL

Regional: Outside Mullingar

Arizona Broadway Theatre | Phoenix AZ

Regional: Mary Stuart

The Vortex Theatre | Albuquerque NM

Regional: The Humans

Repertory Theatre of St. Louis | St. Louis MO

Regional: Intimate Apparel

Playhouse on Park | West Hartford CT

Regional: Aida

Near West Theatre | Cleveland OH

Regional: Handbagged

Round House Theatre | Bethesda MD

Regional: Mrs. Warren's Profession 2.0 (world premiere)

Aux Dog Theatre Nob Hill | Albuquerque NM

Regional: Familiar

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company | Washington DC

Regional: Aubergine

Olney Theatre Center | Olney MD

Regional: Tartuffe

PlayMakers Repertory Company | Chapel Hill NC

Regional: A Raisin in the Sun

Downtown Cabaret Theatre | Bridgeport CT

Regional: Ovation

Circus Sarasota | Sarasota FL

Regional: My Mother Has 4 Noses

Jungle Theater | Minneapolis MN

Off-Broadway: In the Body of the World

Manhattan Theatre Club-Stage 1

Regional: The Royale

Yellow Tree Theatre | Osseo MN

Regional: Bus Stop

Clayton Community Theatre | St. Louis MO

Regional: Vietgone

San Diego Repertory Theatre | San Diego CA

Regional: Driving Miss Daisy

Desert Foothills Theater | Scottsdale AZ

Regional: El Corrido de Jorge

National Hispanic Cultural Center | Albuquerque NM

Regional: The Toxic Avenger

Minneapolis Musical Theatre | Minneapolis MN

Regional: The Magic Flute

St. Petersburg Opera | St. Petersburg FL

Regional: 2018 Helen Hayes Awards Nominees

Washington DC

Regional: Passing Strange

Wilma Theater | Philadelphia PA

Regional: 1984

Los Altos Stage Company | Los Altos CA

Off-Broadway: Hallelujah, Baby!

York Theatre at St. Peter's Church

Regional: Tosca

Palm Beach Opera | West Palm Beach FL

Regional: Cardboard Piano

Park Square Theatre | St. Paul MN

Regional: The Hothouse

Antaeus Theatre Company | Glendale CA

Regional: Cow Pie Bingo (world premiere)

AlterTheater | San Rafael CA

Regional: How to Use a Knife

Florida Studio Theatre | Sarasota FL

Regional: Constellations

TheaterWorks | Hartford CT

Regional: The How and the Why

New Jewish Theatre | St. Louis MO

Off-Broadway: The Homecoming Queen

Atlantic Stage 2

Off-Broadway: Party Face

Stage II at City Center

Off-Broadway: Miles for Mary

Playwrights Horizons' Peter Jay Sharp Theater

Off-Broadway: The Thing with Feathers

The Barrow Group Mainstage Theatre

Regional: A Doll's House

Arden Theatre Company | Philadelphia PA

Regional: The Wolves

Studio Theatre | Washington DC

Regional: Faceless

Repertory Theatre of St. Louis | St. Louis MO

Regional: The Trial

Synetic Theater | Arlington VA

Regional: Alabama Story

City Lights Theatre Company | San Jose CA

Regional: Grounded

Dobama Theatre | Cleveland Heights OH

Regional: A Baby Boomers' Toast to Broadway

Jade Productions/Super Summer Theatre | Las Vegas NV

Regional: The Dining Room

Sonoma Arts Live | Sonoma CA

Regional: Nine

Manatee Players | Bradenton FL

Regional: Firerock: Pass the Spark!

Littleglobe @ Adobe Rose Theatre | Santa Fe NM

Regional: Peter and the Starcatcher

Hillbarn Theatre | Foster City CA

Regional: The Graduate

Mesa Encore Theatre | Mesa AZ

Regional: Superior Donuts

Lyric Arts Main Street Stage | Anoka MN

Off-Broadway: America’s Favorite Newscaster

Theater For the New City

Sound Advice: Theatre-related books and recordings - new releases and upcoming news ("Sunday in the Park" this week)

Weekly Recap

Off-Broadway: Describe the Night

Atlantic Theater Company's Linda Gross Theater

Regional: Watch on the Rhine

Berkeley Repertory Theatre | Berkeley CA

Regional: Khephra: A Hip Hop Holiday Story (world premiere)

Open Eye Figure Theatre | Minneapolis MN

Regional: Shakespeare in Love

Marin Theatre Company | Mill Valley CA

Regional: Love Loss and What I Wore

Aux Dog Nob Hill | Albuquerque NM

Regional: A Motown Christmas

Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe | Sarasota FL

Regional: The Loush Sisters Get Hard for the Holidays

Cleveland Public Theatre | Cleveland OH

Sound Advice: Theatre-related books and recordings - new releases and upcoming news - including the new London Cast recording of "42nd Street"

Weekly Recap

Regional: Constellations

Desert Rose Playhouse | Albuquerque NM

Regional: My Fair Lady

Quintessence Theatre Group | Mt. Airy PA

Regional: Coco's Diary: A Christmas Gift to Remember

History Theatre | St. Paul MN

Regional: Christmas at the Old Bull & Bush

MetroStage | Alexandria VA

Regional: Dot

PlayMakers Repertory Company | Chapel Hill NC

Regional: Annie

Skylight Music Theatre | Milwaukee WI

Sound Advice: Theatre-related books and recordings - new releases and upcoming news

Weekly Recap

Off-Broadway: Harry Clarke

Vineyard Theatre

Off-Broadway: Muswell Hill

The Barrow Group Mainstage Theatre

Broadway: Home for the Holidays

August Wilson Theatre

Regional: The River Bride

Arizona Theatre Company | Phoenix AZ

Regional: Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley

Jungle Theater | Minneapolis MN

Regional: Coney Island Christmas

Lyric Arts | Anoka MN

Regional: Echoes

Urbanite Theatre | Sarsota FL

Regional: Evita

Asolo Repertory Theatre | Sarasota FL

Regional: The 39 Steps

Moonbox Productions | Boston MA

Off-Broadway: The Mad Ones

59E59 Theater A

Off-Broadway: School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play

MCC Theater at The Lucille Lortel Theatre

Regional: The Marriage of Figaro

Minnesota Opera | St. Paul MN

Regional: Le Switch

New Conservatory Theatre Center | San Francisco CA

Regional: The Fantasticks

Super Summer Theatre Studios | Las Vegas NM

Regional: Gypsy

North Carolina Theatre | Raleigh NC

Regional: Alice: an adventure of wonder and wondering

Keshet Center for the Arts | Albuquerque NM

Sound Advice: Theatre-related music, books, and video now available or soon to be released

Weekly Recap

Regional: The Lion in Winter

Custom Made Theatre Co. | San Francisco CA

Off-Broadway: Actually

The Studio at Stage II – Harold and Mimi Steinberg New Play Series at New York City Center

Off-Broadway: Toys: A Dark Fairy Tale

59E59 Theater B

Regional: Once

Florida Studio Theatre | Sarasota FL

Regional: Wicked

National Tour @ State Theatre | Cleveland OH

Regional: King Charles III

Pasadena Playhouse | Pasadena CA

Regional: Peter and the Starcatcher

Slow Burn Theatre Company | Ft. Lauderdale FL

Regional: ¡Ay, Compadre!

Del Cielo Productions @ National Hispanic Cultural Center | Albuquerque NM

Regional: It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play

Walnut Street Theatre | Philadelphia PA

Off-Broadway: Office Hour

Martinson Theater at The Public Theater

Regional: Vicuña & The American Epilogue

Mosaic Theater Company | Washington DC

Regional: The Motherfucker with the Hat

Las Vegas Little Theatre | Las Vegas NV

Regional: Tomás & The Library Lady

Childsplay @ Tempe Center for the Arts | Tempe AZ

Regional: The Women of Lockerbie

Paradise Valley Community College | Phoenix AZ

Regional: Aladdin

National Tour @ SHN Orpheum | San Francisco CA

Sound Advice: New Theatre-related Books and Music - recently released and upcoming

Weekly Recap

Off-Broadway: Conquest of the Universe or When Queens Collide

The Ellen Stewart Theatre at La Mama

Regional: The Privateer (world premiere)

Transatlantic Love Affair @ Illusion Theater | Minneapolis MN

Regional: The Spitfire Grill

Hawthorne Players | Florissant MO

Regional: The Art of Longing

Cleveland Public Theatre | Cleveland OH

Regional: Romeo and Juliet

Westport Country Playhouse | Westport CT

Regional: Something Rotten!

National Tour @ ASU Gammage | Tempe AZ

Regional: Hairspray

Scottsdale Desert Stages Theatre | Scottsdale AZ

Regional: Heisenberg

The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis | St. Louis MO

Regional: A Little Night Music

Manatee Players | Bradenton FL

Regional: The Zoo Story

San Diego Actors Theatre | San Diego CA

Regional: The Diary of Anne Frank

Playhouse on Park | West Hartford CT

Regional: A Steady Rain

none too fragile theater | Akron OH

Regional: Ragtime

Zao Theatre | Apache Junction AZ

Sound Advice: "Barnum Backers' Audition" and "The Broadway Tenors"

CD Reviews

Regional: Side Show

Limelight Performing Arts | Gilbert AZ

Regional: Bernstein and Robbins: A Broadway Celebration

Phoenix Symphony Orcestra | Phoenix AZ

Off-Broadway: The Last Match

Laura Pels Theatre at The Harold and Miriam Steinberg Center for Theatre

Off-Broadway: Occupied Territories

59E59 Theater B

Broadway: M. Butterfly

Cort Theatre

Regional: Life's Parade

Red Eye Theater | Minneapolis MN

Regional: The Birds

Las Vegas Little Theatre | Las Vegas NV

Sound Advice: Theatre-related books and recordings - new releases and upcoming news

Weekly Recap

Off-Broadway: Oedipus El Rey

Shiva Theater at The Public Theater

Off-Broadway: The Portuguese Kid

Manhattan Theatre Club Stage I at City Center

Regional: Faust

St. Petersburg Opera | St. Petersburg FL

Regional: Church and State

Minnesota Jewish Theatre Company | St. Paul MN

Regional: The Adventures of Peter Pan

Synetic Theater | Arlington VA

Regional: Antony and Cleopatra

Folger Theatre | Washington DC

Regional: Wrestling Jerusalem

Philadelphia Theatre Company | Philadelphia PA

Regional: Guys and Dolls in Concert

New Haven Symphony Orchestra | New Haven CT

Regional: The Turn of the Screw

Aux Dog Theatre Nob Hill | Albuquerque NM

Regional: Seussical

University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music | Cincinnati OH

Regional: Electra

Ten Thousand Things Theater Company | Minneapolis / St. Paul MN

Regional: Lights Out: Nat "King" Cole (world premiere)

People's Light | Malvern PA

Regional: An Enemy of the People

Pear Theatre | Mountain View CA

Regional: Fun Home

National Tour @ Boston Opera House | Boston MA

Regional: Imaginary Comforts, or The Story of the Ghost of the Dead Rabbit (world premiere)

Berkeley Repertory Theatre | Berkeley CA

Regional: Ain't Misbehavin'

42nd Street Moon | San Francisco CA

Regional: Kaidan Project: Walls Grow Thin

East West Players / Rogue Artists Ensemble | Los Angeles CA

Regional: The Family Claxon (world premiere)

Cleveland Public Theatre | Cleveland OH

Regional: The Prince of Egypt (world premiere)

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley | Mountain View CA

Regional: The Price

Arena Stage | Washington DC

Regional: The Three Musketeers

Southwest Shakespeare Company | Mesa AZ

Regional: Baskerville

Insight Theatre Company | St. Louis MO

Regional: R. L. Stine's Goosebumps, the Musical: Phantom of the Auditorium

Steppingstone Theatre for Youth Development | St. Paul MN

Regional: Don Pasquale

Minnesota Opera | St. Paul MN

Sound Advice: Theatre-related books and recordings - new releases and upcoming news for this week

Weekly Recap

Off-Broadway: Measure for Measure

LuEsther Hall at The Public Theater

Regional: Sweet Revenge

Upstream Theatre | St. Louis MO

Regional: Cardenio

St. Louis Shakespeare | St. Louis MO

Broadway: Time and the Conways

American Airlines Theatre

Off-Broadway: The Home Place

The Irish Repertory Theatre

Off-Broadway: Frankenstein, A New Musical

St. Luke's Theatre

Regional: Watch on the Rhine

Guthrie Theater | Minneapolis MN

Regional: Long Day's Journey Into Night

Quintessence Theatre Group | Mt. Airy PA

Regional: Chapter Two

Arizona Theatre Company | Phoenix AZ

Regional: In the Heights

Ordway Center for the Performing Arts / Teatro del Pueblo @ Schuster Center | Dayon OH

Off-Broadway: No Wake

59E59 Theater C

Regional: Father Comes Home from the Wars (Parts 1, 2 & 3)

Intrepid Theatre Company | San Diego CA

Regional: Sex with Strangers

Westport Country Playhouse | Westport CT

Regional: A Walk in the Woods

West End Players Guild | St. Louis MO

Regional: Our Town

Deaf West & Pasadena Playhouse | Pasadena CA

Regional: Lost Lake

Berkshire Theatre Group | Stockbridge MA

Regional: How to Use a Knife

Mixed Blood Theatre | Minneapolis MN

Off-Broadway: Tiny Beautiful Things

The Public's Newman Theater

Regional: Sotto Voce

Teatro Paraguas | Santa Fe NM

Regional: A View from the Bridge

Goodman Theatre | Chicago IL

Regional: Cabaret

Arden Theatre Company | Philadelphia PA

Regional: Society Cabaret 4th Anniversary Celebration

Society Cabaret | San Francisco CA

Regional: Fun Home

Victory Gardens Theatre | Chicago IL

Regional: The Rembrandt

Steppenwolf Theatre Company | Chicago IL

Regional: Lizzie

New Line Theatre | St. Louis MO

Regional: Death of a Salesman

Ford's Theatre | Washington DC

Regional: Detroit

Las Vegas Little Theatre | Las Vegas NV

Regional: Fishtown - A Hipster Noir

Philadelphia Fringe Festival | Philadelphia PA

Regional: A Raisin in the Sun

Two River Theater | Red Bank NJ

Regional: Sabra Falling (world premiere)

Pangea World Theater | Minneapolis MN

Regional: In the Heights

Ordway Center for the Performing Arts / Teatro del Pueblo | St. Paul MN

Regional: The Legend of Pink (world premiere)

Theatre Rhinoceros | San Francisco CA

Regional: Bad Jews

Jewish Community Center @ Desert Rose Playhouse | Albuquerque NM

Sound Advice: Theatre-related books and recordings - new and upcoming news

Weekly Recap

Regional: Avenue Q

Playhouse on Park | West Hartford CT

Off-Broadway: The Violin

59E59 Theater A

Regional: One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

Beck Center for the Arts | Lakewood OH

Regional: Reefer Madness

Ray of Light Theatre | San Francisco CA

Regional: The Nether

Jungle Theater | Minneapolis MN

Regional: The Woman in Black

Clague Playhouse | Westlake OH

Regional: Roz and Ray

San Diego Repertory Theatre | San Diego CA

Regional: The Phantom of the Opera

National Tour @ Boston Opera House | Boston MA

Regional: The Cake

PlayMakers Repertory Company | Chapel Hill NC

Regional: Million Dollar Quartet

Palo Alto Players | Palo Alto CA

Regional: The Arsonists

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company | Washington DC

Regional: Benny & Joon (world premiere)

The Old Globe | San Diego CA

Regional: Simpatico

A Red Orchid Theatre @ McCarter Theatre Center | Princeton NJ

Regional: Exit the King

Actors' Shakespeare Project | Boston MA

Regional: Coupler

Tesseract Theatre | St. Louis MO

Regional: Leaps of Faith and Other Mistakes

Philadelphia Fringe Festival | Philadelphia PA

Regional: Wicked

National Tour @ Aronoff Center | Cincinnati OH

Regional: Constellations

Underground Railway Theater / Catalyst Collaborative@MIT | Cambridge MA

Regional: Ain't Too Proud—The Life and Times of The Temptations (world premiere)

Berkeley Repertory Theatre | Berkeley CA

Regional: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

Walnut Street Theatre | Philadelphia PA

Regional: Wild Goose Dreams (world premiere)

La Jolla Playhouse | San Diego CA

Regional: One Man, Two Guvnors

Las Vegas Little Theatre | Las Vegas NV

Regional: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (regional premiere)

Repertory Theatre of St. Louis | St. Louis MO

Off-Broadway: Fucking A

The Romulus Linney Courtyard Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center

Regional: In the Next Room, or the vibrator play

Pear Theatre | Mountain View CA

Regional: Dancing on the Edge (world premiere)

Theatre Nov Most @ Southern Theater | Minneapolis MN

Regional: In the Heights

Olney Theatre Center & Round House Theatre | Olney MD

Regional: Chicago

Fountain Hills Theater | Fountain Hills AZ

Regional: Mamma Mia!

Phoenix Theatre | Phoenix AZ

Off-Broadway: A Midsummer Night's Dream

The Delacorte Theater in Central Park

Regional: Ordinary Days

InnerMission Productions | San Diego CA

Regional: Interview with Director Ray Kennedy: South Pacific

The Opera House Theatre Company @ Thalian Hall Center for the Performing Arts | Wilmington, NC.

Regional: Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow Moscow (world premiere)

Williamstown Theatre Festival | Williamstown MA

Regional: Nevermore

Greasepaint Youth Theatre | Scottsdale AZ

Regional: Moon over Buffalo

People's Light | Malvern PA

Sound Advice: "Hello, Dolly!" and "Come from Away" Broadway Cast Recordings

CD Reviews

Regional: La Cage aux Folles

San Francisco Playhouse | San Francisco CA

Regional: Company

MNM Productions | West Palm Beach FL

Regional: Jimmy Buffett and Christopher Ashley in Conversation with Chris Jones

Broadway Playhouse | Chicago IL

Regional: Bewitched, Bothered, and Belittled

The Dolls @ UNM | Albuquerque NM

Regional: The Tempest

Raleigh Little Theatre | Raleigh NC

Regional: Nick Drivas: Love at First Sight

Venice Theatre | Venice FL

Regional: The King and I

National Tour @ Kennedy Center | Washington DC

Regional: Singin' in the Rain

Summer Theatre of New Canaan | New Canaan CT

Regional: The Unsinkable Molly Brown

St. Louis Municipal Opera | Forest Park MO

Regional: Seussical

Theater Works | Peoria AZ

Regional: How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying

Mesa Community College | Mesa AZ

Regional: The Mark of Cain

Synetic Theater | Arlington VA

Regional: An Octoroon (encore run)

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company | Washington DC

Regional: Hir

Steppenwolf Theatre Company | Chicago IL

Regional: Cabaret

Santa Fe Playhouse | Santa Fe NM

Off-Broadway: Pipeline

Lincoln Center Theater - Mitzi E. Newhouse

Regional: Cymbeline

Shakespeare & Company | Lenox MA

Regional: The Last Days of Judas Iscariot

Shelton Theater | San Francisco CA

Regional: The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey

Florida Studio Theatre | Sarasota FL

Off-Broadway: Martin Denton, Martin Denton

The Kraine Theater

Regional: The Testament of Mary

Mamaí Theatre Company @ Playhouse Square | Cleveland OH

Regional: Guys and Dolls

The Old Globe | San Diego CA

Regional: Disney's The Little Mermaid

Hale Centre Theatre | Gilbert AZ

Regional: Newsies

Connecticut Repertory Theatre | Storrs CT

Sound Advice: New theatre-related music, books, etc. & upcoming release news (Mr. Rosewater!)

Weekly Recap

Regional: Becky's New Car

Sonoma Arts Live Theater Company | Sonoma CA

Regional: Ryan Engstrom: The Reluctant Sphinx

Society Cabaret @ Hotel Rex | San Francisco CA

Regional: PIppin

Princeton Summer Theater | Princeton NJ

Regional: King RIchard II

The Old Globe | San Diego CA

Regional: The Birds

Barrington Stage Company | Pittsfield MA

Regional: IncrediBello!

HIstoric Asolo Theater | Sarasota FL

Off-Broadway: Fulfillment Center

MTC Stage II at City Center

Off-Broadway: Spamilton

Puerto Rican Traveling Theater, 47th Street Theatre

Regional: Big Fish

Lamb's Players Theatre | Coronado CA

Regional: The King and I

National Tour @ Oriental Theatre | Chicago IL

Regional: Ghost the Musical

Old Log Theatre | Excelsior MN

Regional: The Lieutenant of Inishmore

Theatre Macabre @ Kranzberg Arts Center | St. Louis MO

Regional: Hedwig and the Angry Inch

National Tour @ The Kennedy Center | Washington DC

Regional: How to Be a Respectable Junkie

Dobama Theatre | Cleveland Heights OH

Off-Broadway: Ghost Light

Lincoln Center Theater - Claire Tow Theater

Off-Broadway: The Aran Islands

The Aran Islands

Regional: The Graduate

Palo Alto Players | Palo Alto CA

Regional: You Mean to Do Me Harm (world premiere)

San Francisco Playhouse @ ACT Strand Theatre | San Francisco CA

Regional: The Roaring Girl

Theatre of Others | San Francisco CA

Regional: Fidelio

The Princeton Festival | Princeton NJ

Regional: The Pride

Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts | Los Angeles CA

Regional: The Sound of Music

National Tour @ The Kennedy Center | Washington DC

Regional: How I Learned What I Learned

Round House Theatre | Bethesda MD

Regional: Fade

TheaterWorks | Hartford CT

Regional: Beau Jest

The Players Theatre | Sarasota FL

Off-Broadway: Attack of the Elvis Impersonators

The Lion Theatre at Theatre Row

Regional: Fun Home

National Tour @ Forrest Theatre | Philadelphia PA

Regional: Arcadia

Chameleon Theatre Circle | Burnsville MN

Regional: Naming True

Urbanite Theatre | Sarasota FL

Regional: Reasons to Be Pretty

Mesa Encore Theatre | Mesa AZ

Regional: Warplay (world premiere)

New Conservatory Theatre Center | San Francisco CA

Regional: Cabaret

National Tour @ Paramount Theatre | Seattle WA

Regional: Circus 1903

National Tour @ Schuster Center | Dayton OH

Off-Broadway: Sweetee

Ford Foundation Studio Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center

Off-Broadway: The Government Inspector

The Duke on 42nd Street

Regional: Escape to Margaritaville (world premiere)

La Jolla Playhouse | San Diego CA

Regional: The Boy and Robin Hood (world premiere)

Trademark Theater @ Ritz Theater | Minneapolis MN

Regional: How to Use a Knife

InterAct Theatre Company | Philadelphia PA

Regional: Legally Blonde the Musical

Spotlight Youth Theatre | Glendale AZ

Regional: The King and I

National Tour @ Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts | Hartford CT

Regional: The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane

People's Light | Malvern PA

Regional: Red Velvet

Walking Shadow Theatre Company @ Southern Theater | Minneapolis MN

Regional: Timon of Athens

Folger Theatre | Washington DC

Regional: The Glass Menagerie

New Mexico Actors Lab @ Teatro Paraguas | Santa Fe NM

Regional: Time Stands Still

Adobe Rose Theatre | Santa Fe NM

Regional: Smut: An Unseemly Story (The Greening of Mrs. Donaldson)

Word for Word Performing Arts Company @ Z Below | San Francisco CA

Sound Advice: Spamilton

Original Cast Recording Review

Regional: Peaceable Kingdom

Orbiter 3 | Philadelphia PA

Regional: A Human Being Died That Night

Upstream Theatre | St. Louis MO

Regional: The Charitable Sisterhood of the Second Trinity Victory Church

Dragon Productions Theatre Company | Redwood City CA

Off-Broadway: Venus

The Irene Diamond Stage, The Pershing Square Signature Center

Regional: Beehive

Phoenix Theatre | Phoenix AZ

Regional: Lea Salonga and the Phoenix Symphony Orchestra

Orpheum Theatre | Phoenix AZ

Regional: Incorruptible

Clague Playhouse | Westlake OH

Regional: 4000 Miles

New Jewish Theatre | St. Louis MO

Regional: Sweet Land, the Musical (world premiere)

History Theatre | St. Paul MN

Regional: Oliver!

Arizona Broadway Theatre | Peoria AZ

Off-Broadway: Dead End

Axis Theatre

Regional: Nadeshiko

Sound Theatre Company | Seattle WA

Regional: Bard Crawl: Twelfth Night

Duke City Repertory Theatre | Albuquerque NM

Regional: Monty Python's Spamalot

Palo Alto Players | Palo Alto CA

Regional: Wonderland: Alice's Rock & Roll Adventure

Childsplay @ Temp Center for the Arts | Tempe AZ

Regional: Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Desert Rose Playhouse | Albuquerque NM

Regional: In the Heights

Downtown Cabaret Theatre | Bridgeport CT

Sound Advice: New theatre-related music, books, etc. & upcoming release news

Weekly Update

Regional: We Are the Levinsons (world premiere)

Minnesota Jewish Theatre Company | Minneapolis MN

Regional: Wiesenthal

Illusion Theater | Minneapolis MN

Regional: Phèdre

Cutting Ball Theater | San Francisco CA

Regional: A Song to Sing, O! The Gilbert & Sullivan Story Lamplighters Musical Theatre

Lamplighters Musical Theatre Company | San Francisco CA

Regional: Dearly Departed

Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe | Sarasota FL

Regional: Or,

Round House Theatre | Bethesda MD

Regional: The Mikado

Adobe Theater | Albuquerque NM

Regional: The Comedy of Errors

Ohio Shakespeare Festival | Akron OH

Broadway: Bandstand: The New American Musical

Jacobs Theatre,

Regional: The Realistic Joneses

A Public Fit Theatre Company | Las Vegas NV

Regional: Margin of Error (world premiere)

The Roustabouts Theatre Co. | San Diego CA

Regional: Girl Shakes Loose

Penumbra Theatre | St. Paul MN

Regional: No Time for Sergeants

Hale Centre Theatre | Gilbert AZ

Regional: The Oedipus Apparatus

West End Players Guild | St. Louis MO

Regional: Temple

Aurora Theatre Company | Berkeley CA

Regional: Marry Me a Little

Porchlight Musical Theatre | Chicago IL

Sound Advice: New Theatre-related Music, Books, etc. & Upcoming Release News

Weekly Recap

Regional: Murder for Two

ACT Theatre/5th Avenue Theatre | Seattle WA

Regional: Twelfth Period

Equally Represented Arts | St. Louis MO

Regional: Much Ado About Nothing

Aux Dog Theatre Nob Hill | Albuquerque NM

Regional: While You Were Out

Red Eye Theater | Minneapolis MN

Regional: The (curious case of the) Watson Intelligence

Park Square Theater | St. Paul MN

Regional: A View from the Bridge

Shelton Theater | San Francisco CA

Off-Broadway: Wink

Theater for the New City - Johnson Theater

Broadway: Lillian Hellman's The Little Foxes

Samuel J. Friedman Theatre

Regional: Breeders

FaultLine Theater @ PianoFight | San Francisco CA

Regional: The House of Yes

Custom Made Theatre Co. | San Francisco CA

Regional: Vietgone

Mixed Blood Theatre | Minneapolis MN

Regional: Travels with My Aunt

North Coast Repertory Theatre | Solana CA

Regional: Bo-Nita

Urbanite Theatre | Sarasota FL

Regional: End of the Rainbow

Music Theatre of Connecticut | Norwalk CT

Sound Advice: New Theatre-related Music, Books, etc. & Upcoming Release News (Helly, Dolly!)

Weekly Recap

Regional: Peter and the Starcatcher

Manatee Players | Bradenton FL

Regional: The Memory Stick (world premiere)

The Stage | San Jose CA

Regional: Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

Stray Dog Theatre | St. Louis MO

Regional: Everything That's Beautiful (world premiere)

New Conservatory Theatre Center | San Francisco CA

Regional: Needles and Opium

American Conservatory Theater | San Francisco CA

Regional: Smart People

Long Wharf Theatre | New Haven CT

Regional: Boynton Beach Club (world premiere)

Manatee Players | Bradenton FL

Off-Broadway: Latin History for Morons

The Public Theater Anspacher Theater

Regional: The Importance of Being Earnest

Walnut Street Theatre | Philadelphia PA

Regional: Bad Jews

George Street Playhouse | New Brunswick NJ

Regional: A Skull in Connemara

none too fragile theater | Akron OH

Regional: Pride @ Prejudice

Southwest Shakespeare Company | Mesa AZ

Regional: On the Twentieth Century

Cygnet Theatre | San Diego CA

Regional: Topdog/Underdog

Huntington Theatre Company | Boston MA

Regional: No Sisters

Studio Theatre | Washington DC

Regional: Three Sisters

Studio Theatre | Washington DC

Regional: Jesus Christ Superstar

Arizona Broadway Theatre | Peoria AZ

Regional: Leading Ladies

Fountain HIlls Theater | Fountain Hills AZ

Regional: Informed Consent

American Stage Theatre Company | St. Petersburg FL

Regional: The Paper Dreams of Harry Chin (world premiere)

History Theatre | St. Paul MN

Regional: Goodbye Cruel World

Theatre Pro Rata | Minneapolis MN

Regional: Spring Awakening

Downtown Cabaret Theatre | Bridgeport CT

Regional: At Home at the Zoo

Deaf West Theatre @ Wallis Annenberg Center | Los Angeles CA

Regional: Mrs. Miller Does Her Thing (world premiere)

Signature Theatre | Arlington VA

Regional: A Great Wilderness

Beck Center for the Arts | Lakewood OH

Regional: Bullets over Broadway

Phoenix Theatre | Phoenix AZ

Regional: Native Son

Stray Cat Theatre @ Helen K. Mason Performing Arts Center | Phoenix AZ

Regional: Into the Woods

National Tour @ SHN Golden Gate Theatre | San Francisco CA

What's New on the Rialto?: Paloma Young, Costume Designer for "Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812"

Interview

Off-Broadway: All the Fine Boys

Ford Foundation Studio Theatre at The Pershing Square Signature Center

Off-Broadway: Bull in a China Shop

Lincoln Center Theater - Claire Tow Theater

Off-Broadway: Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

Barrow Street Theatre

Regional: The Pajama Game

5th Avenue Theatre | Seattle WA

Regional: Well

Seattle Repertory Theatre | Seattle WA

Regional: Photograph 51

Southwest Shakespeare Company | Mesa AZ

Regional: Unnecessary Farce

Santa Fe Playhouse | Santa Fe NM

Regional: The Select (The Sun Also Rises)

Shakespeare Theatre Company | Washington DC

Regional: A View from the Bridge

Clayton Community Theatre | St. Louis MO

Regional: I'll Eat You Last: A Chat with Sue Mengers

Music Theatre of Connecticut | Norwalk CT

Regional: The Illusion

North Coast Repertory Theatre | Solana CA

Off-Broadway: The View UpStairs

The Lynn Redgrave Theater at Culture Project

Regional: The Night of the Iguana

American Repertory Theater | Cambridge MA

Off-Broadway: Linda

Manhattan Theatre Club at New York City Center – Stage I

Off-Broadway: Nibbler

Rattlestick Playwrights Theater

Regional: We Are Proud to Present ...

Guthrie Theater | Minneapolis MN

Regional: Edward II

Actors' Shakespeare Project | Boston MA

Regional: Napoli, Brooklyn (world premiere)

Long Wharf Theatre | New Haven CT

Broadway: Sunday in the Park with George

Hudson Theatre

Off-Broadway: Kunstler

59E59 Theater B

Regional: Isaac's Eye

Custom Made Theatre Co. | San Francisco CA

Regional: Assassins

Bay Area Musicals | San Francisco CA

Regional: King Lear

Guthrie Theater | Minneapolis MN

Regional: Something Rotten!

National Tour @ Aronoff Center | Cincinnati OH

Regional: Thoroughly Modern Millie

Hale Centre Theatre | Gilbert AZ

Regional: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

National Tour @ Durham Performing Arts Center | Durham NC

Sound Advice: Top Ten Cast Albums of 2016

CD Reviews

Off-Broadway: Leah, the Forsaken

Metropolitan Playhouse

Regional: Zoot Suit

Center Theatre Group @ Mark Taper Forum | Los Angeles CA

Regional: Dr. Seuss' The Sneetches the Musical (world premiere)

Children's Theatre Company | Minneapolis MN

Regional: Bad Dates

Artistry | Bloomington MN

Regional: Sanctuary: A Medieval Murder Mystery (world premiere)

Adobe Theater | Albuquerque NM

Regional: Company

Musical Theatre Southwest | Albuquerque NM

Regional: Where All Good Rabbits Go (world premiere)

FaultLine Theater @ PianoFight | San Francisco CA

Regional: Bring It On - The Musical

Beck Center for the Arts | Lakewood OH

Regional: The Real Americans

The Marsh | Berkeley CA

Off-Broadway: The Dressmaker's Secret

59E59 Theater C

Regional: King Charles III

Shakespeare Theatre Company | Washington DC

Regional: West Side Story

Wick Theatre | Boca Raton FL

Regional: A Thousand Splendid Suns

American Conservatory Theater | San Francisco CA

Regional: Fool for Love

Magic Theatre | San Francisco CA

Regional: Sweeney Todd

Olney Theatre Center | Olney MD

Regional: American Son

George Street Playhouse | New Brunswick NJ

Regional: One Stone (Einstein)

Cinnabar Theater | Petaluma CA

Regional: PIcasso at the Lapin Agile

The Old Globe | San Diego CA

Regional: La Esquinita, USA

Arizona Theatre Company | Phoenix AZ

Regional: The Scottsboro Boys

Porchlight Music Theatre @ Stage 773 | Chicago IL

Regional: The Highwaymen (world premiere)

History Theatre | St. Paul MN

Regional: To Kill a Mockingbird

Repertory Theatre of St. Louis | St. Louis MO

Regional: The King and I

National Tour @ Connor Palace | Cleveland OH

Regional: Tancredi

Opera Philadelphia @ Academy of Music | Philadelphia PA