Concluding April 17 Love Is My Sin (Off-Broadway at The Duke on 42nd Street). Peter Brook assembled 31 Shakespeare sonnets for the new play that explores the ins-and-outs of a love affair. Natasha Parry and Michael Pennington star in the U.S. premiere. For tickets visit TFANA.
The Cocktail Party (Off-Broadway at the Beckett Theatre). The Actors Company Theatre presents the revival of T.S. Eliot's 1949 play about a fashionable London party where the hostess goes missing and a mysterious stranger makes himself at home. For tickets visit TicketCentral. Concluding April 18 The Scottsboro Boys (Off-Broadway at the Vineyard Theatre). The new musical from Tony Award-winning songwriters John Kander and the late Fred Ebb puts the true-life story of African American teenagers falsely accused of raping two white women in 1930's Alabama into the frame of a minstrel show. David Thompson penned the book for the musical that is staged by Susan Stroman. For tickets visit VineyardTheatre.When the Rain Stops Falling (Off-Broadway at the Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater). Lincoln Center Theater presents the U.S. premiere of Andrew Bovall's intricate drama about generations of a family who unravel a dark mystery across several continents and decades. David Cromer directs a cast including Victoria Clark, Mary Beth Hurt, Richard Topol and Kate Blumberg. For tickets visit LCT.