Review: ‘Fun Home’ at The Curran (****)

by Charles Kruger In 2015, a fantastically original new musical, based on an exceptional literary work (not a play), and featuring queer characters in unexpected contexts burst onto Broadway. This musical famously captured the attention of the political class when US  Ambassador to the United Nations, Samantha Power, brought a group of UN ambassadors — […]

TheatreStorm’s 10 Powerful Memories from 2016

by Charles Kruger It’s time. I’ll spare you the reflections on how ambivalent I am about top 10 lists. I’m sure you share my doubts. But a theatre reviewer must represent, so here goes. The caveats: I saw 54 plays this year. That is a lot fewer than I might have (my Critics’ Circle colleague, […]