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Reviews: What Did Critics Think of Which Way to the Stage Off-Broadway?

The Verdict Reviews: What Did Critics Think of Which Way to the Stage Off-Broadway?

The MCC Theater world premiere of Ana Nogueira’s new work opened May 10.

Sas Goldberg and Max Jenkins Daniel J Vasquez

Reviews are in for Ana Nogueira’s Which Way to the Stage world premiere at the Newman Mills Theater. The MCC Theater production opened May 10 in The Robert W. Wilson MCC Theater Space, following previews which began April 14. The show will run until May 22.

Directed by Mike Donahue, the work takes audiences back to 2015 as it follows two Broadway fans waiting outside the If/Then stage door hoping to get an autograph from star Idina Menzel. The experience they share ends up changing the course of their friendship.

The cast comprises Sas Goldberg (Significant Other), Max Jenkins (Unnatural Acts), Evan Todd (Beautiful: The Carole King Musical), and Michelle Veintimilla (The Baker and the Beauty).

Read the reviews here.

New York Times (Elisabeth Vincentelli)

Theatrely (Christian Lewis)

Vulture (Helen Shaw)

The Wrap (Robert Hofler)

Playbill will continue to update this list as reviews come in.

The production features scenic design by 2022 Tony nominee Adam Rigg; costume design by Enver Chakartash; lighting design by Mextly Couzin and 2022 Tony nominee Jen Schriever; sound design by Sinan Refik Zafar; vocal supervision by Liz Caplan; choreography by Paul McGill; and hair, wig, and makeup design by Domino Couture. The production stage manager is Alex H. Hajjar.

LOOK: Exclusive Production Photos of Which Way to the Stage Starring Sas Goldberg and Max Jenkins

Throughout the show’s run, the theatre has scheduled talkbacks with the playwright, director, and casts, as well as multiple audience conversations. The show will host an open caption performance May 13.

For more information, visit MCCTheater.org.

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