DANNY McCARTHY, A NAME TO KNOW ~ CHICAGO TRIBUNE
OPEN HOUSE WINS DRAMA DESK AWARD FOR BEST ENSEMBLE ~ PLAYBILL
ROLE PLAYING: DANNY McCARTHY ~ CHICAGO ON THE AISLE
STL ACTOR RETURNS AS BRATTENDER ~ ST LOUIS DISPATCH
KEVIN KLINE NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCED ~ ST LOUIS DISPATCH
TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD. B'WAY
"Sorkin, Sher and their estimable cast give every significant figure on the stage a distinct identity without a whiff of cliché. Danny McCarthy makes Sheriff Heck Tate entirely credible in the unexpected role of a fair-minded white lawman in 1930s."
~ THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER
"Danny McCarthy, another Iceman alumnus, has the ideal plain-spoken quality for the part of the sheriff"
~ CRITICS AT LARGE
"Notable contributions include Danny McCarthy
as the inherently right-thinking Sheriff Heck Tate"
~ THEATER SCENE
"Sheriff Heck Tate is exactingly portrayed
by Danny McCarthy"
~ TIMES SQUARE CHRONICLES
THE ICEMAN COMETH, B'way revival
"This ICEMAN boasts a fine rogue’s gallery of
performers who gladden the heart whenever they
show up on a New York stage, including Colm Meaney,
Bill Irwin, Danny McCarthy."
~ THE NEW YORK TIMES
""The cast is made up of a collection of actors working at the top of their form.... Bartender Rocky (the excellent Danny McCarthy, alternately abusive and kindly)"
"Danny McCarthy plays Rocky the night bartender - he needs a gun to keep the booze safe from these guys."
~ THE CHICAGO TRIBUNE
"The huge ensemble cast presents a cross-section of
some of the best character actors in the business."
"Superb cast.. night barkeep Rocky Pioggi (Danny McCarthy, is a natural in the role)."
~ WOMAN AROUND TOWN
"This ICEMAN is so well-cast and performed...
Each as powerful as the next in an ensemble
as outstanding as it is large."
~ DEADLINE HOLLYWOOD
"Wolfe and his cherry-picked cast, happily, bring the electricity. This is one of the finest ensembles I’ve seen in a long time, maybe ever."
"In a Broadway season filled with fine performances, Wolfe pushes his cast to uncommon excellence. They all give the kind of transformational performances that have you checking the Playbill at intermission to identify who’s who, even if you’ve seen them many times in other plays."
~ THE WRAP
"Everyone shines in this production...Every member
of the production's first class ensemble is
scaling the heights in conquering fashion."
THE MINUTES, STEPPENWOLF
"Danny McCarthy is delightfully fidgety
as the well-meaning Mr. Hanratty"
~ DAILY HERALD
"THE MINUTES is one of the finest exercises
in ensemble acting that I have ever seen,
and all involved are superbly cast."
~ BROADWAY WORLD.COM
"Mr. Hanratty is portrayed with unassuming humor
and driven enthusiasm by Danny McCarthy"
~ CHICAGO THEATRE REVIEW
"...An unassuming guy named Danny who’s blessed
with creative vision and played with grave sensitivity
by the excellent Danny McCarthy"
"The cast is a dream team of weird-play wranglers:
Danny McCarthy and Josh Hamilton’s newbies
resemble twitchy rabbits in a fox’s den..."
~ TIME OUT NEW YORK
"The entire cast is excellent...each rips through choice moments with masterful skill....McCarthy's soft-skinned newcomer....get the most play, and dole out bathos, hilarity, and chills in equal quantities."
~ TALKIN BROADWAY
"Every one of the nine actors has a remarkable level
of focus for the entirety of the production
—everyone is ideally cast"
~ THEATRE ARTS DAILY
The actors burrow into their roles with impressive ease and dexterity...they flesh out the fine writing with the ample humanity they bring to their characters.
~ NEW YORK TIMES
Neugebauer's laser-sharp production fits its cast...
McCarthy is an awkward delight
~ THEATER MANIA
Danny McCarthy nails this difficult part,
making his character a vulnerable human being"
~ CURTAIN UP
McCarthy's deeply felt performance... has a raw
honesty that remains with you long after THE FLICK ends
~ DAILY HERALD
Danny McCarthy... Superbly cast and richly textured... with a hair-raising amount of skin in the game
~ CHICAGO TRIBUNE
McCarthy deftly captures Sam’s dignity,
sadness, perseverance and decency with just
enough humor and understatement
~ SUN TIMES
OPEN HOUSE wins Drama Desk Award for Best Ensemble
Maintaining a flexible tone and pace that allows for all these responses is the challenge that faces Hannah Bos, Michael Countryman, Peter Friedman, Danny McCarthy and Carolyn McCormick. They bring it off masterfully.
~ HUFFINGTON POST
Every member of the cast is terrific. ~ CURTAIN UP
Danny McCarthy is pitch-perfect as Mitch
~ NY TIMES
A typically understated but emotionally
devastating turn from Danny McCarthy
~ CHICAGO TRIBUNE
McCarthy gives a tour de force performance
~ CHICAGO CRITIC
I'll remember Danny McCarthy's heartbreaking
turn as Mitch for many years.
~ CHICAGO READER
Mitch is impeccably underplayed by Danny McCarthy
~ DAILY HERALD