December 2007

This Just In:

More reviews that slipped through the net earlier today: New York Press (Stan Friedman):  Sometimes showing off (“Music is what Mathmatics does on a Saturday night”), sometimes using his familiar ironic understatement (“You’re going to want to not screw this up”), Sorkin delivers what his established fans and critics have come to expect: a showcase …

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The Paper of Record: Damning with Faint Praise

New York Times Theater Critic Ben Brantley tries really hard to find things to like about The Farnsworth Invention.  And mostly fails: This information-crammed, surface-skimming biodrama about the creators of television suggests nothing so much as a classroom presentation on a seven-figure budget. The show certainly deserves high marks for all those traits that exacting schoolteachers …

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