Off Off Broadway, Blockchain Theater Project at Theaterlab

Reviewed by Ken Kaissar

BOTTOM LINE: A small and intimate new play that manages to be simultaneously simple and yet intricately plotted.

One of the exciting things about Off Off Broadway is getting to see the work of great artists in intimate settings. Sofia Alvarez’s work can be seen on Netflix and has been produced by Second Stage, but you can see her latest play in the 57-seat TheaterLab. Alvarez is the founding artistic director of the brand new Blockchain Theater Project (BTP), and Nylon is their pilot production...

read full review


(Off Broadway, Penguin Rep and InProximity Theatre at 59E59 Theaters)
Review by Dan Rubins

BOTTOM LINE: After plunges headfirst into a national conversation, but only ends up treading water.

read the review

Surely Goodness and Mercy
(Off Broadway, Keen Company at Theatre Row)
Review by Shani R. Friedman

BOTTOM LINE: A thoughtful and moving look at the transformative nature of compassion, led by a strong cast.

read the review

(Off Broadway, WP Theater and Colt Coeur at McGinn/Cazale Theatre)
Review by Ed Malin

BOTTOM LINE: There's a fine line between sexual attraction and hate, especially when you believe that special someone is spreading anti-Muslim stereotypes.

read the review

(Off Off Broadway, Little Lord at Next Door @ NYTW)
Review by Keith Paul Medelis

BOTTOM LINE: Singularly styled from the bananas-brains of Little Lord, Skinnamarink explores the anxieties of early education and what we do to students who are “wrong.”

read the review

A Jewish Joke
(Off Off Broadway, Theatre Row)
Review by Eleanor J. Bader

BOTTOM LINE: A look at the ethical dilemmas facing a Los Angeles scriptwriter during the Red Scare—leavened with lots of Borscht Belt schtick.

read the review

If Pretty Hurts Ugly Must Be a Muhfucka
(Off Broadway, Playwrights Horizons)
Review by Ken Kaissar

BOTTOM LINE: An energetic new play with music that explores the relationship that African American women have with the notion of beauty and its effect on their self-esteem.

read the review

Featured Artist

Theasy is looking for reviewers

Are you interested in covering theater for Theasy?

Reach out on our contact page and we will send you more information.