A 2022 10 Best List

Reginald L. Wilson in “Sugar Ray.” (Photo credit: Jonathan Slaff)

Brooks Atkinson’s spirit looms over this roundup; eight Off-Off-Broadway shows are cited. Neil Simon, Tennessee Williams and Eric Bogosian are included.

The Importance of Being Earnest

Wesli Spencer.

This splendid outdoor production of Wilde’s classic comedy has clever staging, lively performances and is part of the Phoenix Festival: Live Arts in Nyack.