A Wearing Walk Down Laura Nyro's Memory Lane In 'One Child Born' At Oberon
Kate Farber's one-woman show isn’t so much the story of Nyro’s life as it is reflections on her and her music by fans, says critic Jim Sullivan. And this leaves a lot of the details of the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer's life out.
'The Last Two People On Earth' Combats Despair With Song, Dance And Shenanigans
In A.R.T.'s “The Last Two People on Earth: An Apocalyptic Vaudeville,” Taylor Mac and Mandy Patinkin have mounted a jukebox musical complete with song, dance and time-honored gags (seltzer bottles, pies in the face, humor both farcical and physical).