Friday, January 21, 2022

A Broadway show about life after incarceration finds its most avid audience in a New York City prison by Peter Marks

Lynn Nottage’s “Clyde’s” gets a showing at Rikers Island, and prisoners have plenty of feedback.

SOURCE: Washington Post at 09:12AM
Monday, January 17, 2022

After ‘Clyde’s,’ Lynn Nottage Just Has Two Shows Onstage. ‘Whew!’ by Laura Collins-Hughes

With one play closed, Nottage can focus on “MJ” on Broadway and “Intimate Apparel” at Lincoln Center Theater. And maybe even catch her breath.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 03:42PM
Sunday, January 16, 2022

Thank you, Clyde's by Second Stage Theater

Congratulations to the cast, crew, and staff of Clyde’s, you are the perfect harmony of ingredients. Thank you to our audiences, donors, and supporters who joined us in person at the Hayes…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:33AM
Wednesday, January 5, 2022

Clyde’s Simulcast. Broadway Goes Digital! by New York Theater

Immediately after I watched the first-ever “simulcast” of a Broadway play   — the exact same live performance of Lynn Nottage’s “Clyde’s” on my computer screen that the audi…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 01:14PM
Monday, December 27, 2021

What Three Broadway Shows Tell Us About Racial Progress by Salamishah Tillet

The female protagonists in “Trouble in Mind,” “Caroline, or Change” and “Clyde’s” show the richness that comes from having a multitude of Black voices onstage.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 05:33AM
Wednesday, December 22, 2021

Making Her Broadway Debut In ‘Clyde’s,’ Kara Young Is A Force On Stage And Screen by Jeryl Brunner

Kara Young stars with Uzo Aduba, Ron Cephas Jones, Edmund Donovan and Reza Salazar in Lynn Nottage's feast of a play.

SOURCE: Forbes at 09:23PM
Sunday, December 19, 2021

Latest Omicron Effects on Broadway Schedules by Stagelight

Shows with adjusted schedules Ain’t Too Proud – No Changes Aladdin – Sunday, December 19th canceled The Book of Mormon – No Changes Caroline, or Change – No Changes Chicago – No …

SOURCE: StageLight Magazine at 03:09PM
Saturday, December 18, 2021

Tell Me More | Episode 60: Uzo Aduba on the Perfect Ensemble Sandwich in ‘Clyde’s’ by Matt Tamanini

On today’s episode, Matt speaks with Broadway star and three-time Emmy Award winner Uzo Aduba about her latest Broadway show “Clyde’s.” The show is running at Second Stage’s Helen …

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 12:01PM

Uzo Aduba Finds Her Next Great Story by Dan Meyer

The star of Clyde’s continues to bring humanity characters too often left out of the spotlight.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:00AM
Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Come From Away, Oslo, Audra McDonald, Mandy Patinkin & More Broadway Favorites Earn Critics Choice Nominations by Caitlin Moynihan

Nominations have been announced for the TV categories of the 27th Annual Critics Choice Awards and a slew of Broadway favorites and stage-to-screen adaptations are up for consideration. The …

SOURCE: at 12:42PM
Saturday, December 4, 2021

Clyde’s by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

As the manager of the restaurant, Aduba gives one of those big performances which are larger than life, but we have all met that type of people. She batters, insults, cajoles, berates her st…

SOURCE: at 09:46PM

Clydes ***1/2 by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward December 4, 2021: Though it’s called Clyde’s and a photo of a devilishly grinning Uzo Aduba (Emmy winner for Orange Is the New Black) in the title role is on the Pl…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 04:44PM
Friday, December 3, 2021

Clyde by Elyse Trevers

For some, food is merely sustenance; for others, it is an art form. And for the former convicts who work at Clyde’s, a truck stop in Berks County, Pennsylvania, the perfect sandwich may of…

SOURCE: at 04:26PM

2nd Stage brings a hilarious and hopeful ‘Clyde’s’ to Broadway’s Hayes Theater by Deb Miller

Set in the hectic kitchen of a truck-stop sandwich shop on a stretch of road in Berks County, PA, Clyde’s, by two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage (Ruined; Sweat), dishes up a full…

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 01:40PM
Thursday, December 2, 2021

Broadway Review: ‘Clyde’s’ Starring Uzo Aduba by Matthew Wexler

Emmy winner Uzo Aduba stars in Lynn Nottage's new play, 'Clyde's,' about employees in a Pennsylvania truck stop sandwich shop. The post Broadway Review: ‘Clyde’s’ Starring Uzo Aduba a…

SOURCE: The Broadway Blog at 06:33PM

CLYDE'S – Montage by Second Stage Theater

Critic’s Pick! ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “The feel-good play of the season!” -Adam Feldman, Time Out New York Watch a sneak peek of Clyde’s by Lynn Nottage, directed by Kate Whoriske…

SOURCE: YouTube at 03:32PM

Ron Cephas Jones Has Something to Prove Again by Reggie Ugwu

The Emmy-winning “This Is Us” actor received a double-lung transplant after a secret battle with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Now he’s back onstage in “Clyde’s” on Broa…

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 03:24PM
Tuesday, November 30, 2021

#17 – Happy Trails, Stephen Sondheim by Automatic Episode Import

A Broadway titan is gone but not forgotten. Broadway News Second Stage Theater is partnering with Assemble Stream to offer simulcasts of its current Broadway production of Lynn Nottage’s …

SOURCE: at 03:03AM
Wednesday, November 24, 2021

Go Inside Opening Night of Lynn Nottage’s Clyde’s on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The Second Stage production, starring Uzo Aduba, officially opened at the Helen Hayes Theater November 23.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:08PM

‘Clyde’s’ reviews: Uzo Aduba hailed for return to Broadway in ‘delightful’ new play by Lynn Nottage by David Buchanan

It has been almost five years since playwright Lynn Nottage made her Broadway debut with “Sweat” and almost 10 since Uzo Aduba last appeared on a Broadway stage. They both return, triump…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 09:15AM

Today on Broadway: Wednesday, November 24, 2021 by Matt Tamanini

“Clyde’s” Reviews Are In, K-Pop Star to Star in “KPOP,” Theatre Album Grammy Nominees Announced “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podcast hitting the top t…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 07:55AM
Tuesday, November 23, 2021

Lynn Nottage sets ‘Clyde’s’ in a truck stop cafe, and feisty comedy is on the menu by Peter Marks

The new Broadway play by the two-time Pulitzer winner gives actress Uzo Aduba another terrific role.

SOURCE: Washington Post at 10:42PM

‘Clyde’s’ Review: Sometimes a Hero Is More Than Just a Sandwich by Jesse Green

In Lynn Nottage’s bright new comedy, cooks at a greasy spoon dream of remaking the menu — and their lives.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 10:36PM


Uzo Aduba, of In Treatment and Orange Is the New Black, plays the hilariously tyrannical proprietor of her self-named truck-stop diner in Clyde’s. She lords it over her crew of short-ord…

SOURCE: Broadway Journal at 10:29PM

Review: ‘Clyde’s’ treats the sandwich as art by Charles Isherwood

When is a sandwich more than a sandwich?  When it becomes a symbol of redemption, aspiration and hope, as in Lynn Nottage’s latest play, “Clyde’s,” a lively and funny if sometimes h…

SOURCE: at 10:03PM

‘Clyde’s’ Broadway Review: Uzo Aduba Brings The Heat To Lynn Nottage’s Devilish Diner Dramedy by Greg Evans

The quest to create the perfect sandwich takes on existential tones in Clyde’s, the tasty if occasionally and slightly undercooked new dramedy from two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nott…

SOURCE: Deadline at 10:00PM

Read the Reviews for Lynn Nottage’s Clyde’s on Broadway by Dan Meyer

Uzo Aduba stars in the Second Stage production, running at the Helen Hayes Theater.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:00PM

Clyde’s: Zestfully Tasty New Play from Lynn Nottage, with Cilantro and Dill by Steven Suskin

★★★★☆ Tasty new play features strong cast conjuring fantastically metaphoric sandwiches The post Clyde’s: Zestfully Tasty New Play from Lynn Nottage, with Cilantro and Dill appe…

SOURCE: New York Stage Review at 09:51PM

Clyde’s: Lynn Nottage Cooks Up A Sharp Kitchen-Set Comedy by Melissa Rose Bernardo

★★★★☆ The fast-paced, intermission-free new play from Lynn Nottage fires off one-liners in a Midwest sandwich shop The post Clyde’s: Lynn Nottage Cooks Up A Sharp Kitchen-Set Com…

SOURCE: New York Stage Review at 09:50PM

‘Clyde’s’ Review: Uzo Aduba Stars in Lynn Nottage’s New Broadway Comedy by Gordon Cox

A sandwich has always been a kind of vehicle, ingredients riding between sliced bread. Lynn Nottage improbably turns the lunchtime staple into the storytelling engine of “Clyde’s,” her…

SOURCE: Variety at 09:00PM

Clyde’s Review: Uzo Aduba in Lynn Nottage’s play of holy sandwich makers by New York Theaterh

In “Clyde’s,” a savory comedy written by Lynn Nottage, better known for her bitter tragedies, Uzo Aduba portrays Clyde, the sexy but heartless owner of a truck stop where all four of …

SOURCE: New York Theater at 07:12PM

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