Friday, December 7, 2018

American Son **1/2 by Barry Gordin

TEACHABLE MOMENTS: AMERICAN SON By: Samuel L. Leiter December 6, 2018:  “I don’t get it,” my plus one said as several rows of spectators rose before us in a standing ovation for Ame…

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Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Kristine Nielsen to Join Nathan Lane & Andrea Martin in Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus by Andy Lefkowitz

Kristine Nielsen will return to Broadway in 2019, rounding out the cast of Pulitzer finalist Taylor Mac's Broadway-debut play Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus. George C. Wolfe will dir…

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Thursday, November 8, 2018

“American Son” at the Booth Theatre by Richard Seff

Christopher Demos-Brown, the author of this new play, was unknown to me, although his more than a dozen earlier works for the stage have been recognized by the Laurents/Hatcher Award and mul…

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Monday, November 5, 2018

See American Son's Steven Pasquale, Kerry Washington & More Step Inside the Broadway.com Portrait Booth by Lindsey Sullivan

Christoper Demos-Brown's American Son officially bowed on Broadway on November 4. Scandal star Kerry Washington and stage and screen fave Steven Pasquale play parents looking for their m…

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American Son Stars Kerry Washington, Steven Pasquale and More Celebrate Opening Night on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Christopher Demos-Brown's American Son opened at the Booth Theatre on November 4. The new drama stars Kerry Washington, Steven Pasquale, Jeremy Jordan and Eugene Lee. Directed by Kenny L…

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American Son starring Kerry Washington review at Booth Theatre, New York – ‘gripping and impassioned’ by Mark Shenton

The timing could not be more apt for a Broadway theatre to offer a play that puts race at its centre. This

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Photo Coverage: Inside The Opening Night Party For AMERICAN SON by Walter McBride

American Son, playing a limited engagement at the Booth Theatre on Broadway 222 West 45th Street, opened officially last night, November 4, 2018. BroadwayWorld was there, and you can check o…

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Photo Coverage: The Cast of AMERICAN SON Takes Opening Night Bows by Walter McBride

American Son, playing a limited engagement at the Booth Theatre on Broadway 222 West 45th Street, openedofficially last night, November 4, 2018. BroadwayWorld was there, and you can check ou…

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Sunday, November 4, 2018

Kerry Washington Raises Broadway’s ‘American Son’: Review by Greg Evans

Kerry Washington carries the weight of a nation on her back in American Son, and I’m tempted to say this fine actress makes it look easy. But that would be glib and wrong: Easy is nowh…

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Review: ‘American Son’ takes a piercing look at our country by Charles Isherwood

“Everything’s coming apart,” cries Kendra, a distraught mother who’s awaiting news of her missing boy, in “American Son,” an arrestingly topical drama by Christopher Demos-Brown …

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Review Roundup: What Do The Critics Think of AMERICAN SON? - Updating Live! by Review Roundups

American Son, playing a limited engagement at the Booth Theatre on Broadway 222 West 45th Street, opens officially tonight, November 4, 2018.

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BWW TV: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for AMERICAN SON- Watch Live at 5:45pm! by Tv - Red Carpets

American Son,playing a limited engagement at the Booth Theatre on Broadway 222 West 45th Street, opens officially tonight, November 4, 2018.

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Kerry Washington Brings a New Drama to Broadway with the Opening of American Son by Andy Lefkowitz

The star-packed Broadway premiere of American Son, a new work written by Christopher Demos-Brown, opens at the Booth Theatre on November 4. Tony winner Kenny Leon directs the production, whi…

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Friday, November 2, 2018

Culturalist Challenge! Rank the Top 10 Shondaland Stars Who Should Come to Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

The Broadway.com staff is crazy for Culturalist, the website that lets you choose and create your own top 10 lists. Every week, we're challenging you with a new Broadway-themed topic to …

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Top New York Stage This Week: Cher Musical, Elton John, Ferryman by Mark Beech

New York has another musical biography in town. “The Cher Show” is starting previews. Three actresses portray the star in a sequined spectacular that follows jukebox tributes to the like…

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Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Around the World in 80 Musicals: Part II: France, Spain and Portugal by JK

Today we continue our world tour by crossing the English Channel into France. There, we'll get passport stamps for 12 musicals that cover everything from the Atlantic coast to the Riviera, t…

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Monday, October 29, 2018

A First Look at American Son on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The production, starring Kerry Washington and Steven Pasquale, is set to open at the Booth Theatre November 4.

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Sunday, October 28, 2018

Ntozake Shange, Trailblazing Playwright of For Colored Girls..., Dies at 70 by Andy Lefkowitz

Ntozake Shange, a celebrated poet and playwright who made her mark on Broadway with the Tony-nominated For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow Is Enuf, died on October…

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Friday, October 26, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: “Ferryman” Opens to Raves; Cher Musical on Way by Mark Beech

“The Ferryman” has just opened on Broadway to rave reviews. The Jez Butterworth play is the biggest highlight of New York’s performing-arts scene this week. It won unanimous five-star …

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Friday, October 19, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Daniel Radcliffe, Justin Timberlake, Fringe Festival by Mark Beech

Daniel Radcliffe stars in “The Lifespan of a Fact,” which has just opened. It is one of the highlights of performing arts in New York this week. Justin Timberlake is at Madison Square Ga…

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Thursday, October 18, 2018

Throwback Thursday: Once on This Island's Broadway Premiere by Hannah Vine

The original production opened October 18, 1990, at the Booth Theatre.

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Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Saturday, October 13, 2018

Top New York Stage This Week: Elton John to “American Son” by Mark Beech

As debate continues on the slogan “Make America Great Again” – with plenty of people on both sides of the debate saying the U.S. is already great and could be greater – a raft of new…

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Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Short Broadway Run? Saw It Anyway! by JK

I'm sure we can all agree that we all have favorite shows that ran for far too short a time. And we probably all have seen shows that we can't believe ran at all. Over the years, I've seen p…

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Saturday, October 6, 2018

American Son, Starring Steven Pasquale, Kerry Washington, Jeremy Jordan & Eugene Lee, Begins on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

The star-packed Broadway premiere of American Son, a new work written by Christopher Demos-Brown, begins previews at the Booth Theatre on October 6. Tony winner Kenny Leon directs the produc…

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Thursday, October 4, 2018

Win Free Tickets to American Son On Broadway, Starring Kerry Washington and Steven Pasquale by Cleo Aukland

Playbill ClubSEATS is giving you the chance to score a pair of tickets to the new play at the Booth Theatre.

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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Star-Studded Producing Team for American Son by Mark A. Robinson

American Son, which begins performances on October 6, 2018 at the Booth Theatre toward an opening night of November 4, just added a handful of producers to its production. Joining the alread…

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Saturday, September 15, 2018

Tickets Are Now on Sale for Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus, Starring Nathan Lane & Andrea Martin by Broadway.com

Tickets are now on sale for Pulitzer finalist Taylor Mac's Broadway-debut play Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus, arriving at the Booth Theatre in 2019. Five-time Tony winner George C. …

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Friday, September 14, 2018

Kerry Washington & the Cast of American Son Meet the Press by Caitlin Moynihan

The powerhouse cast of American Son, led by Kerry Washington, met the press at New 42nd Street Studios on September 14 ahead of the play's first preview on October 6 at the Booth Theatre…

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See the Cast and Creative Team of Broadway’s American Son Meet the Press by Marc J. Franklin

The production, starring Kerry Washington and Steven Pasquale, is set to begin performances at the Booth Theatre October 6.

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Thursday, September 13, 2018

American Son Star Jeremy Jordan on Returning to Broadway and Smashing Preconceived Ideas About Cops, Race and More by Caitlin Moynihan

The fall theater scene is kicking into high gear with an exciting crop of plays, revivals and new musicals hitting the stage. The Broadway.com 2018 Fall Preview highlights the stars and show…

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