Time Out says
Posted: Fri Mar 19 2010
The civic-minded Oskar Eustis is artistic director of this local institution dedicated to the work of new American playwrights but also known for its Shakespeare productions (Shakespeare in the Park). The building, an Astor Place landmark, has five stages, plays host to the annual Under the Radar festival, nurtures productions in its Lab series and is also home to the Joe’s Pub music venue.
Public Theater 425 Lafayette St
What's on at Public Theater
The Civilians, who have created some of the past decade's smartest theater pieces, return with a (commendably affordable) Public Lab production of their latest full work: writer-director Steve Cosson's thriller about environmental issues, featuring songs...
Music, Musicals, Experimental theater
- Rating: 4/5
- Critics' pick
Theater review by David Cote. Public Theater (see Off Broadway). Concept and lyrics by David Byrne. Music by Byrne and Fatboy Slim. Dir. Alex Timbers. With ensemble cast. 1hr 30mins. No intermission. “This ain’t no party / This ain’t no disco / This ain’t...
- Rating: 2/5
The Library. Public Theater (see Off Broadway). By Scott Z. Burns. Directed by Steven Soderbergh. With Chloë Grace Moretz. Running time: 1hr 25mins. No intermission. The Library: In brief Eclectic film auteur Steven Soderbergh (Traffic, Behind the Candelabra)...