Elie Wiesel once wrote that the opposite of love was not hate but indifference, and for seventy-five of its ninety minutes this odd, affecting play is a festival of indifference – in particular the indifference of the elderly hatmaker Hetchman (Sasha Olinick), who loves his wife (Kerri Rambow) less than he loves his hat, but […]
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Smash 2:9 The Parents
All hail middle-aged character actors! At varying points in this episode, I found myself singing the praises of guest stars, as we got visits from not one but two parents of our leading ladies, offering veteran charms and instant chemistry that elevated everything they touched.