Scott Elliott

Cynthia Nixon in New Group Reading ‘Women Behind Bars’

Cynthia Nixon, Janeane Garofolo and other top New York theater actors will perform a one-night-only benefit reading of the play Women Behind Bars Monday, May 7, at The New Group at Theatre Row. Directed by Scott Elliott, Women Behind Bars will also feature Charles Busch, Halley Feiffer, Nancy Giles, Josh Hamilton, Natasha Lyonne, Rosie O’Donnell, Rhea Perlman, Daphne Rubin-Vega and Jennifer Tilly.... Read More...

One Play Hits, Another Misses as Off-Broadway Opens

With the deluge of new Broadway shows opening this season, it’s easy to miss what’s happening on the outskirts of the Great White Way. Off-Broadway has featured some of the best theatrical productions to hit New York, including this season’s Blood from a Stone, The Whipping Man and Three Sisters. Two of the most recent Off-Broadway pieces to open are The Other Place and Marie and Bruce, though only one is really worth checking out. ... Read More...