Aliens with Extraordinary Skills seems to be saying that immigrants can have a tough time adapting. That thesis is too simplistic to be riveting. What is riveting is the performance of Jessica Pimentel.
The curtain's coming down on Gerard Alessandrin's long-running Off Broadway institution. That's why it's great to report that his latest: Forbidden Broadway Goes to Rehab is one of his strongest in years.
Nicky Silver's Three Changes is a dark comedy with the emphasis on the word dark-as in too dark. Here's hoping the playwright returns to lighter, funnier fare soon. We could all use a few laughs right about now.