Theatre Critic for The New York Post
Elisabeth Vincentelli appears in the following:
Tuesday, May 06, 2014
The Eurovision Song Contest is best known to Americans as the competition that introduced the world to ABBA. But it's been an international obsession for 59 years, and this year's cro...
Monday, February 04, 2013
While spring may be the busiest time in the world of New York theater, this winter has provided stage-lovers with plenty to see.
Friday, June 08, 2012
The Tony Awards, to be held on Sunday and to be hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, will include showdowns between Nina Arianda in "Venus In Fur" and Tracie Bennett in "End of the Rainbo...
Friday, December 16, 2011
The new year is right around the corner. As 2011 comes to a close, WNYC reached out to theater critics to find out what's worth seeing on the Great White Way. Their picks include "T...
Friday, April 08, 2011
Patti LuPone, Neil Patrick Harris, and even Stephen Colbert appear in a new production of Sondheim's Company.
Friday, April 08, 2011
Theater critics Elisabeth Vincentelli of The New York Post and Adam Feldman of Time Out New York agree that this spring is the best theater season they've seen on Broadway in a long t...
Friday, January 21, 2011
Theater critic Elisabeth Vincentelli weighs in on Broadway bands onstage.
Thursday, December 23, 2010
Friday, September 24, 2010
At least 11 new musicals are scheduled to open on Broadway this year. Some critics say this will be the fall of the has-been and the rehashed. But others say that's true only if you stick to Broadway plays.
Friday, August 13, 2010
Elisabeth Vincentelli, of The NY Post, on the 2010 Fringe NYC theater festival.
Monday, June 14, 2010
Each year, the Tony Awards are held to recognize excellence in American theater. In the wake of last night's ceremony at Radio City Music Hall, we take a look at the event's highlights.
Friday, June 11, 2010
Elisabeth Vincentelli, of The New York Post, has the skinny on this summer's best plays.
Friday, April 09, 2010
Based on the macabre cartoons of Charles Addams, the stage version of The Addams Family stars Bebe Neuwirth as Morticia and Nathan Lane as Gomez. Michelle Obama and her daughters were among those that flocked to the show's previews. Today: a look at an unusual Broadway musical, with Elisabeth Vincentelli
Friday, February 12, 2010
The NY Post's Elisabeth Vincentelli talks about the Royal Shakespeare Company's trip to NYC.
Tuesday, January 12, 2010
Green Day's 2004 release "American Idiot" sold millions of copies and grabbed a Grammy for Best Rock Album. It inspired a stage musical that ran for eight sold-out weeks in Berkeley, Calif. Now, the production is headed for Broadway, where rock music has an uneven history. In another Soundcheck Smackdown, ...
Monday, March 16, 2009
The Eurovision Song Contest is supposed to be the pinnacle of global harmony - and kitschy fun. But recently, Georgia withdrew from the contest after organizers banned its entry for taking an unsubtle swipe at Vladimir Putin, the Russian Prime Minister. Meanwhile Russian politicians are objecting to their country being ...
Wednesday, March 04, 2009
Language crossover isn’t the only controversy to dog the Eurovision Song Contest over the years. There are the inevitable political dramas that can underscore the famously outrageous celebration of kitsch. This year’s contest takes place in Moscow from May 12-14 and there are at least two big controversies brewing – ...
Monday, May 19, 2008
Back in 1993, Liz Phair's debut album "Exile in Guyville" shook the rock music establishment. Then along came acclaimed records by PJ Harvey, The Breeders, and Hole. Yet these days, many women in rock are better known for their tabloid escapades than serious music-making. Joining us to discuss this phenomenon ...
Tuesday, May 13, 2008
New York, NY —
The Tony Nominations were announced today. Leading the pack were the musicals In the Heights with 13 nominations and Passing Strange with 7 nods. In addition to Broadway's efforts to reach younger, more diverse audiences, Elisabeth Vincentelli also argues that this is a golden age ...
Friday, May 09, 2008
Eurovision, otherwise known as Europe's "American Idol," is no stranger to political gamesmanship. But a new documentary claims that British singer Sir Cliff Richard was robbed of victory in the 1968 Eurovision Song Contest after Spanish dictator General Francisco Franco fixed the vote. Time Out New York editor Elizabeth Vincentelli