Best Theater of 2020

It wasn’t the year for celebration. But watching innovation flourish inspired our chief critic, while other writers found the joys of the stage in other media.

#angels-in-america-play, #avery-sharpe, #bojack-horseman-tv-program, #cairns-play, #dana-h-play, #dylan-bob, #frohardt-robin, #girl-from-the-north-country-play, #hamlet-play, #hamnet-book, #hnath-lucas, #katy-keene-tv-program, #lessons-in-survival-web-original-program, #machine-dazzle-costume-designer, #mama-got-a-cough-play, #mary-neely, #matthew-warchus, #mcpherson-conor, #negga-ruth-1982, #oconnell-deirdre-actor, #odonnell-rosie, #out-of-hand-atlanta-ga-theater-co, #pen15-tv-program, #riverdale-tv-program, #russian-troll-farm-play, #scott-andrew-1976, #staged-tv-program, #take-me-to-the-world-a-sondheim-90th-birthday-celebration-web-original-program, #the-40-year-old-version-movie, #the-great-work-begins-play, #the-plastic-bag-store-play, #theater, #three-kings-play, #tiktok-bytedance, #two-thousand-twenty

‘Now and Then’ at 25: Girlhood Finally Taken Seriously

This movie about inseparable tweens and the grown-ups they became was dismissed in 1995. Today it’s cherished by waves of new fans for the weight it gives their stories.

#birch-thora, #children-and-childhood, #friendship, #glatter-lesli-linka, #griffith-melanie, #hoffmann-gaby, #king-i-marlene, #moore-demi, #movies, #nineteen-hundred-nineties, #now-and-then-movie, #odonnell-rosie, #pretty-little-liars-tv-program, #ricci-christina, #wilson-rita, #women-and-girls