REVIEW: GIDEON PRODUCTIONS’ UNIVERSAL ROBOTS

Context is everything, right? Gideon Productions’ crisply constructed new staging of Mac Rogers’ play Universal Robots lands squarely in the midst of an embarrassingly crude election cycle, more than a decade of American military conflict and, just a few days ago, the largest mass shooting in US history. So yeah, humankind is not at the top of my list these days. This is precisely why it … Continue reading REVIEW: GIDEON PRODUCTIONS’ UNIVERSAL ROBOTS

PRE-GAME: GIDEON PRODUCTIONS’ UNIVERSAL ROBOTS

And we’re back. After a basically yearlong blackout, I am happy to return to STP with a quick Pre-Game for Gideon Theater’s restaging of Universal Robots at The Sheen Center, which I will be reviewing in the next few days. Back in 2009, Gideon presented Universal Robots at Manhattan Theater Source and it was my first experience with this remarkable company. Its science fiction story, an … Continue reading PRE-GAME: GIDEON PRODUCTIONS’ UNIVERSAL ROBOTS