Wednesday, April 3, 2024

See Who's Starring in U.K. Premiere of Between Riverside and Crazy by Meg Masseron

Michael Longhurst will direct the Hampstead Theatre production of Stephen Adly Guirgis' Pulitzer-winning play.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:18PM
Saturday, March 2, 2024

Amplify 2024 with Bonnie Milligan and J. Harrison Ghee by Sandi Durell

Maestra Music, the Obie Award-winning nonprofit organization founded by Georgia Stitt to support the women and nonbinary musicians in the musical theatre industry, is pleased to announce h…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 08:56AM
Wednesday, September 20, 2023

Carole Rothman to End 45-Year Tenure at Second Stage Theater by Michael Paulson

The nonprofit, a singular institution in New York’s theatrical ecosystem, has presented acclaimed works like “Between Riverside and Crazy” and “Next to Normal.”

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 10:19AM

Off- Broadway Update by Barry Gordin

Iguana Revival with Eclectic Cast By: David Sheward September 20, 2023: La Femme Theater Productions will present an Off-Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams' The Night of the Iguana, …

SOURCE: theaterlife at 09:03AM
Sunday, June 11, 2023

Offscript: Will Martyna Majok & Stephen Adly Guirgis Go to the Tonys? by American Theatre Editors

On this special pre-Tony Awards edition, we talk to the playwrights nominated for 'Cost of Living' and 'Between Riverside and Crazy,' and to Playbill's Diep Tran.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 08:48AM
Wednesday, May 17, 2023

Some Like It Hot, Leopoldstadt Among Outer Critics Circle Award Winners by Caitlin Hornik

The winners of the 2023 Outer Critics Circle Awards were announced on May 16. Broadway’s Some Like It Hot took home the most awards of all productions with five wins. In addition to Outsta…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 09:42AM
Wednesday, May 10, 2023

UNCSA School of Drama alumnus earns (another) Tony nomination — and more

In a December 2022 interview with Leah Putnam of Playbill.com to discuss Between Riverside and Crazy and his career, Henderson said: “I don't mind ...

SOURCE: Google at 06:42PM
Saturday, May 6, 2023

Reveling in the 2022-23 Awards Season by Jan Simpson

And so it’s begun. The last show of Broadway’s 2022-23 season—a revival of The Sign in Sidney Brustein’s Window,Lorraine Hansberry’s 1964 meditation on white allyship—opened on …

SOURCE: Broadway & Me at 08:48AM
Thursday, May 4, 2023

Some Plucky Thoughts on the Tony Award Nominations by Frank Rizzo

After seeing nearly the full slate off Broadway shows this season, some thoughts on the Tony Award nominations that were announced on Tuesday: — She was robbed. I am shocked that Laura Lin…

SOURCE: ShowRiz at 09:56AM
Friday, April 28, 2023

Shucked Leads Drama Desk Nominations by Caitlin Hornik

Nominees have been announced for the 2023 Drama Desk Awards, honoring artistic excellence on Broadway, Off-Broadway and Off-Off-Broadway. Winners will be announced the week of May 29. The 6…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:02PM
Wednesday, April 12, 2023

Tony Awards Committee Issues Second Eligibility Rulings for 2022-2023 Season by Caitlin Hornik

On April 11, the Tony Awards Administration Committee announced eligibility rulings for seven productions in the 2022-2023 Broadway season. This follows the first announcement on eligibili…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:24AM
Tuesday, April 11, 2023

Tony Awards committee issues second eligibility rulings for 2022-2023 season by Caitlin Hornik

On April 11, the Tony Awards Administration Committee announced eligibility rulings for seven productions in the 2022-2023 Broadway season. This follows the first announcement on eligibility…

SOURCE: Broadway News Subscription at 11:59PM

Tony Awards Admin Committee Rules on Between Riverside and Crazy, Parade, Bob Fosse's Dancin', Bad Cinderella, More by Logan Culwell-Block

Broadway's biggest honors will be handed out June 11 at the United Palace Theatre in New York City.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:42PM
Monday, April 10, 2023

Stephen McKinley Henderson (‘Between Riverside and Crazy’) on ‘how precious family is’ [Exclusive Video Interview] by Sam Eckmann

“It was a family type of thing,” says Stephen McKinley Henderson of working on “Between Riverside and Crazy.” The play reunited him with a longtime collaborator and friend, playwrigh…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 01:30PM
Sunday, February 19, 2023

Broadway's Between Riverside and Crazy Completes Extended Run February 19 by Logan Culwell-Block

Stephen McKinley Henderson and Oscar, Emmy, and Grammy winner Common lead the Broadway debut of Stephen Adly Guirgis' Pulitzer-winning play.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:00AM
Friday, February 17, 2023

Digital Theater Watch: 20 Simulcast Shows This Holiday Weekend, From Broadway to Frigid Fringe by New York Theater

“Between Riverside and Crazy” is being “simulcast” for four more performances, starting tonight, the last chance to see this terrific production, which I loved both staged in perso…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 10:05AM
Thursday, February 16, 2023

Stephen McKinley Henderson, Ntozake Shange to receive Lortel Special Awards by Caitlin Hornik

Stephen McKinley Henderson and Ntozake Shange are set to receive two of the highest honors at this year’s Lucille Lortel Awards, which recognize outstanding achievement Off-Broadway. Hende…

SOURCE: Broadway News Subscription at 05:40PM

Top 5 Stage Performances to Stream This Weekend February 17-20 - See an Alvin Ailey doc, FRIGID Fringe show, a tribute to Black musicals and more by Raven Snook

Even though in-person theatre and dance are back in full swing, in the name of accessibility, we're continuing to round up performances to watch online from the comfort of home. Our carefull…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Monday, February 13, 2023

Between Riverside and Crazy Adds 4 Live Streamed Performances by Margaret Hall

The Pulitzer-winning Stephen Adly Guirgis play made its world premiere Off-Broadway in 2014.

SOURCE: Playbill at 03:12PM

BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY Adds Four Simulcast Viewings

Due to popular demand, Second Stage Theater has added four simulcast performances of BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY. See details about the performances, and learn how to purchase tickets!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:46PM

‘Between Riverside and Crazy’ adds more simulcast performances by Broadway News

Second Stage Theater’s production of Stephen Adly Guirgis’ “Between Riverside and Crazy” has added four performances to its simulcast calendar, from Feb. 17 through Feb. 19. Second S…

SOURCE: Broadway News Subscription at 12:27PM
Friday, February 10, 2023

‘Between Riverside and Crazy’ to hold Justice Nights on Broadway by Caitlin Hornik

Second Stage Theater has announced a partnership with “Between Riverside and Crazy” cast member Common and his nonprofit, Imagine Justice, to host Justice Nights On Broadway. The events …

SOURCE: Broadway News Subscription at 01:57AM
Thursday, February 9, 2023

BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY & Imagine Justice To Host Justice Nights on Broadway

Second Stage Theater will partner with Common and his not-for-profit, Imagine Justice, to host “Justice Nights On Broadway” following the matinee performances of Between Riverside and…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:55PM
Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Top 5 Stage Performances to Stream This Weekend February 10-12 - See dance from New Zealand, 'The Boy with Two Hearts,' Michael Urie and more by Raven Snook

Even though in-person theatre and dance are back in full swing, in the name of accessibility, we're continuing to round up performances to watch online from the comfort of home. Our carefull…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Thursday, February 2, 2023

6 reasons to love the Between Riverside and Crazy Broadway simulcast, and hope for a digital theater future by New York Theater

When I saw “Between Riverside and Crazy” on stage at Broadway’s Hayes Theater in December, I called it a “must-see” production of Stephen Adly Guirgis’s 2015 Pulitzer Prize win…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 09:54AM
Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Between Riverside and Crazy by Joseph Pisano

Living in his "palatial" rent-controlled apartment on one of Manhattan's most stunning architectural stretches, Walter "Pops'' Washington (Stephen McKinley Henderson) is an aging man of agin…

SOURCE: www.theaterscene.net at 04:07PM

Top 5 Stage Performances to Stream This Weekend February 3-5 - See 'Between Riverside and Crazy,' Tony nominee John-Andrew Morrison and more by Raven Snook

Even though in-person theatre and dance are back in full swing, in the name of accessibility, we're continuing to round up performances to watch online from the comfort of home. Our carefull…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Wednesday, January 25, 2023

Broadway Grosses: The Phantom of the Opera Welcomes 20 Millionth Guest by Caitlin Moynihan

Audiences have been flocking to the Majestic Theatre to say goodbye to The Phantom of the Opera before its final performance on April 16, and this week Broadway's longest running show welco…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:45AM
Tuesday, January 24, 2023

‘Between Riverside and Crazy’ announces extension by Caitlin Hornik

The Second Stage Theater production of “Between Riverside and Crazy” has announced a one-week extension through Feb. 19. The Broadway production of Stephen Adly Guirgis’ play, directed…

SOURCE: Broadway News Subscription at 04:28PM

How Stephen McKinley Henderson Hears the Music in Playwrights by Gordon Cox

When Stephen McKinley Henderson talks about playwrights, he talks about music. Listen to this week’s “Stagecraft” podcast below: “August Wilson is, of course, the blues,” he said…

SOURCE: Variety at 03:37PM

Second Stage Dates Thanksgiving Play, White Girl in Danger, Extends Between Riverside and Crazy on Broadway by Margaret Hall

Stephen Adly Guirgis' Pulitzer-winning play will stay on Broadway for an extra week.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:36PM

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2023-2024 BROADWAY SEASON
May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards