‘Drag: The Musical’ Announces Off-Broadway Opening

Marc Malkin, Writing for Variety: “Drag: The Musical” has announced the dates of its off-Broadway run. The show, about two rival drag bars that go head-to-head amid financial troubles, was written by “RuPaul’s Drag Race” star Alaska Thunderfuck, Tomas Costanza and Ashley Gordon. It is directed and choreographed by Spencer Liff. Preview performances begin on […]

WSJ: ‘Stalker’ Is a Magic Show That Gets Inside Your Mind

Charles Isherwood, Writing for The Wall Street Journal: “Stalker” is the sinister title of the entertaining mind-bender of a magic show performed by the Swedish duo known as Brynolf & Ljung. And that ominous word is underscored by the primary prop on the mostly clean stage: a cork board with various photos and clippings affixed […]

Rutka Musical to Make World Premiere at Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park

Andrew Gans, Writing for Playbill: RUTKA—a new indie-rock musical adapted from Rutka’s Notebook: A Voice From the Holocaust, a diary kept by 14-year-old Rutka Laskier in 1943 while living in the Jewish Ghetto in Bedzin, Poland—will make its world premiere at the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park this fall. Directed by Wendy C. Goldberg, previews will begin […]

Penn & Teller to Produce ‘Mind-Bending’ Magic Show, ‘Stalker,’ in New York

Tim Teeman, Writing for The Daily Beast: Comedy magic duo Penn & Teller are set to produce Stalker, a new, illusion-based show for the New York stage themed around stalking. Peter Brynolf and Jonas Ljung, the creators of Stalker—which they performed in their native Sweden between 2021 and 2022—stumped Penn and Teller on their TV […]

‘Asi Wind’s Inner Circle’ Review: A Man With All the Aces

Charles Isherwood, Writing for The Wall Street Journal: It is neither fair, interesting nor even possible to describe in detail the various tricks Mr. Wind performs; at a show like this, surprise feeds one’s sense of wonder, and a sense of wonder is what the audience comes for. It is a credit to Mr. Wind’s […]