Saturday, December 31, 2022

Downstate ***** by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward December 31, 2022: Bruce Norris has already won a Pulitzer Prize and a Tony Award for Clybourne Park, his clever contemporary twist on race derived from Lorraine Hansbe…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 01:24PM
Saturday, November 26, 2022

Digging Deep Into Empathy With "Downstate" by Jan Simpson

Bruce Norris has a knack for making people uncomfortable.  His 2006 play The Pain and the Itch featured a 4-year-old with a genital rash, a metaphor for her family’s dysfunction that call…

SOURCE: Broadway & Me at 04:06PM
Tuesday, November 15, 2022

Review: Downstate Offers Sympathy for Sex Offenders and Scrutiny for Victims

Clybourne Park author Bruce Norris returns to Playwrights Horizons with this controversial new play.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:06PM
Wednesday, November 9, 2022

Announcing the 2022-23 Arts Leadership Residency Cohort

Theatre Bay Area’s Arts Leadership Residency removes roadblocks to arts leadership for historically marginalized groups by funding theatremakers in residence at professional theatres where…

SOURCE: Theatre Bay Area at 11:00AM
Wednesday, October 19, 2022

Indecent by Mirvish Productions

In 1923, after highly celebrated and groundbreaking productions in Europe, Sholem Asch's drama God of Vengeance finally opens on Broadway. What European audiences had found brilliant, dazzli…

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:43PM
Friday, October 7, 2022

20 Shows to See Off Broadway in October - Catch two new plays by Pulitzer Prize winners, three new musicals and four Tony-winning actors by Raven Snook

Catch two new plays by Pulitzer Prize winners, three new musicals and four Tony-winning actors There may be 20 shows bowing on Broadway this fall but Off Broadway there are dozens of product…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Eureka Day, Old Vic review - fun if not entirely fulfilling by Matt Wolf

Dissent in the ranks in uber-timely American comedy Can a play peak too soon? That's the quandary that attends the Old Vic airing of Eureka Day, Jonathan Spector's on-point if overextended…

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Thursday, June 16, 2022

Mark Cuddy Named Interim Artistic Director at Cleveland Play House by American Theatre Editors

CLEVELAND: Cleveland Play House (CPH) board of directors has announced that regional theatre veteran Mark Cuddy has been appointed to serve as interim artistic director as the theatre seeks …

SOURCE: American Theatre at 04:05PM
Tuesday, June 7, 2022

Fresh “Ham” at the Public by Jack Wernick

Fat Ham arrives at the Public Theater for its first live production following the Zoom staging by Philadelphia’s Wilma Theater that earned it the 2022 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. The play’…

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Thursday, May 12, 2022

Big Screen Adaptation of Clybourne Park to Star Sarah Paulson, Uzo Aduba & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Bruce Norris' Pulitzer Prize and Tony-winning play Clybourne Park is getting a star-studded film adaptation. Deadline reports it will be directed by Pam MacKinnon, who was Tony-nominated for…

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Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Pulitzer and Tony–Winning Play Clybourne Park Headed to the Big Screen With Sarah Paulson, Uzo Aduba, More by Logan Culwell-Block

Written by Bruce Norris, the riff on Lorraine Hansberry's A Raisin in the Sun premiered Off-Broadway in 2010.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:18PM

Sarah Paulson, Uzo Aduba & More Join CLYBOURNE PARK Film Adaption

Sarah Paulson, Uzo Aduba, Anthony Mackie, Martin Freeman, Nick Robinson, and Hillary Baack will star in a new film adaption of Bruce Norris' Claybourne Park. Tony-nominee Pam MacKinnon is…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:18PM

Uzo Aduba, Sarah Paulson, Martin Freeman Set for Clybourne Park Movie

Bruce Norris will adapt his play for the screen, with Pam MacKinnon directing.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 11:48AM
Thursday, April 7, 2022

Tell Us In 10: Oliver Kaderbhai by Harriet Hughes

In our profile series, Tell Us In 10, we ask cast members and creatives of top London shows to tell us all about themselves in just 10 questions. This week we hear from Oliver Kaderbhai, the…

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Sunday, April 3, 2022

The week in theatre: To Kill a Mockingbird; The Mozart Question; Clybourne Park – review by Susannah Clapp

Gielgud, London; Barn, Cirencester; Park, LondonRafe Spall is a fine Atticus in Aaron Sorkin’s somewhat awkward spin on Harper Lee; Jessica Daniels steers a sublime adaptation of Michael M…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 07:33AM
Saturday, March 26, 2022

Clybourne Park, Park Theatre review - excellent revival of Bruce Norris's award-winner by Helen Hawkins

The 2010 satire about race and the realities of real estate remains blistering Bruce Norris’s Clybourne Park arrived at London’s Royal Court like a blazing comet in 2010, a bold kind of …

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Thursday, March 24, 2022

CLYBOURNE PARK Park Theatre, N4 by Libby Purves and Friends

WELCOME BACK, BITING SHARP AS EVER    In 2010 Bruce Norris’ play wowed the Royal Court: this is a  ten-year anniversary (well, plus two years lost to Covid) so forgive me for quoting wh…

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Clybourne Park review – property prices and home truths in provocative satire by Arifa Akbar

Park theatre, LondonThe acting, by Imogen Stubbs and Eric Underwood among others, is formidable but Bruce Norris’s 2010 play lacks depth Bruce Norris’s 2010 satire was written as a respo…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 12:33PM
Tuesday, March 1, 2022

‘It’s offensive in the best possible way’: Eric Underwood on his leap into acting with Clybourne Park by Lyndsey Winship

The former Royal Ballet dancer and model is set to make his theatrical debut in Bruce Norris’s knotty, Pulitzer prize-winning play. He explains how he found his voice on and off stage Twen…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:42AM
Monday, February 14, 2022

Clybourne Park returns to the Park Theatre by Kitty Underwood

Having had to shut down Bruce Norris’ seminal play Clybourne Park at final dress rehearsal in March 2020, the production will open at the venue in March. The post Clybourne Park returns to…

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Thursday, November 25, 2021

NEWS: Park Theatre revives stellar Whodunnit & Covid-postponed Clybourne Park this spring by Press Releases

London’s Park Theatre has announced details of its new spring season, running from 9 February to 30 April 2022.

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Monday, October 4, 2021

Chanté Adams, Brandon J. Dirden & Adesola Osakalumi Join Phylicia Rashad in Skeleton Crew on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

The Broadway premiere of Dominique Morisseau's Skeleton Crew has announced additional casting. The play, directed by Ruben Santiago-Hudson, will feature Chanté Adams, Brandon J. Dirden an…

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Wednesday, May 26, 2021

Clybourne Park by Patty Craft

We're more alike than our differences suggest. The post Clybourne Park appeared first on Dramatics Magazine Online.

SOURCE: Dramatics Magazine at 06:21PM
Tuesday, May 4, 2021

Productions of Clybourne Park, Newsies, Songs for a New World, More Will Perform at Virtual 2021 International Thespian Festival by Logan Culwell-Block

This year's festival will spotlight the best in high school theatre nationwide with productions offered through both primetime streams and an on-demand library.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:34PM
Saturday, March 27, 2021

Review: A Raisin in the Sun by Frank

David Cromer, Bryce Clyde Jenkins, LaYTanya Richardson Jackson, Anika Noni Rose, Denzel Washington, and Sophie Okonedo in A Raisin in the Sun (©Brigitte Lacombe)   If director Kenny L…

SOURCE: Scheck on the Arts at 03:42AM
Wednesday, March 3, 2021

MTC Student Monologue Challenge: Cynthia + Lio by Manhattan Theatre Club

This week's monologue was written by Cynthia Zephry a senior from G-Star School for the Arts in Florida, performed by Lio Mehiel, and directed by Tatyana-Marie Carlo. To read more about the…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:42PM
Friday, February 26, 2021

Broadway Games: Which Leading Lady...? by JK

 Broadway Games: Which Leading Lady...? A. Laura Benanti      B. Victoria Clark     C. Patti LuPone D. Audra McDonald     E. Jessie Mueller      F. Donna Murphy     G. …

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Friday, February 19, 2021

Broadway Games: Which Came First? by JK

Broadway Games: Which Happened First? We made it through another week! Here's a new game to get your Broadway brain going! How To Play: Put each list in the order in which they occurred. …

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Wednesday, July 22, 2020

West End Bob Marley musical now to be directed by Clint Dyer

Originally meant to be directed by Dominic Cooke (Follies, Clybourne Park), the upcoming musical on Bob Marley's life entitled Get Up, Stand Up! The Bob Marley Story will now be directed by…

SOURCE: London Theatre Direct at 08:40AM
Thursday, March 12, 2020

Tell Us In 10: Richard Lintern by Kitty Underwood

We ask cast members and creatives of London shows to tell us about themselves. This week, we hear from Richard Lintern, starring in Clybourne Park. The post Tell Us In 10: Richard Lintern ap…

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Monday, February 24, 2020

London Theatre News Today: Monday 24 February by Megan

In today's news, casting is announced for the revival of Clybourne Park, Dear Evan Hansen releases more tickets and rehearsal pictures from the Menier. The post London Theatre News Today: M…

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