Tag Archives: Huntington Theater

Hey, Old Friend

I know Merrily We Roll Along from its original 1981 cast album. That recording immortalized Merrily’s 16 brief performances before Franklin Shepard and friends closed up shop. Like a few Sondheim shows that came before (looking at you, Anyone Can Whistle), that recording was so important for giving Merrily a life past its initial failure.

Chekhov Revised: Three Sisters-and-Brother

THEATER REVIEW: Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike Huntington Theater, Boston, January 9, 2015 Two weeks ago, I attended the Huntington’s Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, waiting to see what New York raved about. Turns out Christopher Durang’s show is seriously funny and, funny enough, kind of serious. A playwright known for the […]