Best Plays in Manhattan: Jan. 2, 1928

These are the plays which, in the light of metropolitan criticism, seem most important.

These are the plays which, in the light of metropolitan criticism, seem most important.

SERIOUS COQUETTE—People scatter tears throughout the auditorium as Helen Hayes shows how a flirt may break her heart.

MAX REINHARDT'S SEASON—Spectacular importations from Berlin and Vienna given in German.

CIVIC REPERTORY THEATRE—Eva LeGallienne's able troupe giving good plays for minor prices.

PORGY—In the negro district of Charleston murder is committed.

MELODRAMA

THE RACKET—A cruel tale of Chicago police stations written and played with stern reality.

INTERFERENCE—In London murder is...