Mar 7, 2014
City Theatre Announces Holliday WTH Mulligan, Midsummer, and Mr. Joy
City Theatre announces the first three titles of its 40th anniversary season-all compelling new works by returning playwrights: Holliday with Mulligan, a music-filled portrait of actress Judy Holliday by Willy Holtzman , Midsummer, an adventure-filled romp by David Greig and Gordon McIntyre, and Mr. Joy, a poignant exploration of a Harlem community ... (more)
It Should Happen to You
Jack Lemmon gave his breakthrough performance in It Should Happen to You , Cukor's sharp satire of modern celebrity culture.
The Marrying Kind
In the chambers of a divorce court, a couple re-play their creaking marriage blow-for-blow: the sun-dappled meeting in Central Park; the speedy marriage; the first home; the afternoon picnic that veers unexpectedly into tragedy; the difficulty coping; the petty resentments; the drifting apart.
Christian Science Monitor
'Philomena' is elevated by actors Judi Dench and Steve Coogan
The first thing you have to overcome while watching "Philomena" is the spectacle of Judi Dench playing a quietly reserved Irish woman who laps up trashy romance novels and gets her kicks watching "Big Momma's House."
The Hartford Courant
'The Marrying Kind' At Wadsworth Atheneum
Jeanine Basinger, the head of the school of Film Studies at Wesleyan University in Middletown , practically invented a film genre this year when she published "I Do and I Don't: A History of Marriage in the Movies."