Caesar and Cleopatra–A Triumph

(timessquarechronicles) The Gingold Theatrical Group, led by Director David Staller, regularly produces excellent readings of George Bernard Shaw’s plays as part of its Project Shaw series. Terrific actors taking a busman’s holiday on Monday nights when Broadway is dark, appear regularly at the readings directed by Staller. Those of us who long to see Shaw’s…

Fritz Weaver Presides Over the Beginning of the End —in Shaw’s Heartbreak House at the Symphony Space

Written just before the outbreak of World War I, pacifist George Bernard Shaw foretells the coming cataclysm through the lens of upended individual relationships. The great Fritz Weaver as Captain Shotover, (Source: playbill.com) the leader of a very shaky expedition to nowhere, headed a brilliant cast at Monday night’s reading of Heartbreak House in which…