A community-sourced research project that aims to evaluate every New York Times review of new theater work for one calendar year. Findings and analysis will be published on the HowlRound Blog. Updates are also available via the Twitter hashtag #newplay and @NYTCriticWatch.
The relationship between critics and artists can be complex and fraught, but it doesn't have to be. We recount a touching story in which the critic-artist relationship is built on understanding and growth.