REVIEW: “Crazy for You” at the Sharon Playhouse

by Macey Levin When it opened in 1992 Crazy for You was publicized as the “New GERSHWIN musical comedy” though it was an adaptation, of sorts, of George and Ira Gershwin’s 1930’s Girl Crazy.   The basic plot is the same and the music is all Gershwin with five original songs and many more adapted from…

REVIEW: “Barefoot in the Park” at the Sharon Playhouse

by Macey Levin Neil Simon, now 91 years old, is one of the premier comic playwrights of the American theatre.  The Odd Couple, Plaza Suite, California Suite, Last of the red Hot Lovers, The Prisoner of Second Avenue, The Sunshine Boys,  Brighton Beach Memoirs, Biloxi Blues, Broadway Bound, and more… are plays that are revived…