... Recently, at Allways Lounge [Marigny Theatre], Karen Shields held the audience spellbound in "The Last Reading of Charlotte Cushman", a one-woman play by Carolyn Gage ... "Nice ... and so to bed.
Kudos to Karen Shields for her portrayal of this brave woman. Glenn Meche skillfully directed the character study (as he did in the memorable biographical drama about Gertrude Stein at the ... [same] ... theatre in 2008).
Update, 02/02/2010: The review is now online. You can read it in its entirety here.