(Ben Brantley's article was published in the New York Times, 3/12.)

 

Leaps of Faith to Transcend Urban Angst

A flourishing member of a precious and nearly extinct species has been sighted on Broadway, looking remarkably vital and sure of itself for a creature so often given up for dead. “Next Fall,” which opened Thursday night at the Helen Hayes Theater, is that genuine rara avis, a smart, sensitive and utterly contemporary New York comedy. The question now is whether theatergoers will recognize that “Next Fall” embodies something they’ve been sorely missing, perhaps without knowing it, for years.

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http://theater.nytimes.com/2010/03/12/theater/reviews/12next.html?hpw

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