Tag Archives: Lincoln Center

Who could see how the road would twist?

Review: Sweeney Todd, “Live at Lincoln Center” (TV) Sweeney Todd resurrects every few years. Home viewers can watch the 2001 concert starring Patti LuPone, Tim Burton’s 2007 movie, and the 1982 national tour with Angela Lansbury on DVD. This new 2014 Lincoln Center concert, which aired last night on PBS, isn’t as strong as the other choices, though […]

He Struts and Frets His Hour upon the Stage

THEATER REVIEW: Macbeth Lincoln Center, New York, November 3, 2013 By the pricking of my thumbs, something witchy this way comes. New York has seen a few Macbeths in recent memory (Patrick Stewart, set in a mental hospital; Alan Cumming, playing all the parts, also in a mental hospital). So it’s a nice departure that Lincoln […]