Saturday, September 14, 2019

JCAT Drives Home ‘Miss Daisy’s’ Relevance To Our Times by Bill Hirschman

There are plays that you may have seen ithat, when you experience them in today's environment, bring more of a tear then they might have 10 years ago. This is the experience with JCAT's Dri…

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Sunday, September 8, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Victoria Broyles by Zack Calhoon

VICTORIA BROYLES Graduated from East Carolina University in May 2014. Worked at Shenandoah Summer Music Theatre for two summers as ASM: Shrek, Crazy for You, King and I, Les Miserables, Chic…

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Thursday, August 8, 2019

Broadway Press Agent Bob Ullman Passes Away at 97

Robert ('Bob') Ullman (left), the legendary theatre press agent, whose career included Ethel Merman and Mary Martin: Together on Broadway, A Chorus Line (from workshop to Public Theater to B…

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Tuesday, July 30, 2019

DRIVING MISS DAISY, MACBETH, and More Coming to BroadwayHD in August

BroadwayHD, the premiere streaming service for theater fans, has announced its roster of shows coming in August.

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Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Driving Miss Daisy review at York Theatre Royal – ‘a plodding revival’ by Catherine Love

On the surface, Driving Miss Daisy looks like a timely choice of revival. The play explores the relationship between an African American

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Sunday, May 26, 2019

Meet the cast of Driving Miss Daisy at York Theatre Royal led by Paula Wilcox & Maurey Richards by Anne Cox

York Theatre Royal is behind the wheel for a new production of Alfred Uhry’s award-winning comedy-drama Driving Miss Daisy which takes to the stage next month with Maurey Richards steering…

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Thursday, March 21, 2019

#TBT: Playbill: Meet Me in St. Louis: May 1990 by JK

The look and scale of Meet Me in St. Louis was emblematic of shows in the late 80's/early 90's. Everything about it was huge - the sets (including a gigantic, multi-floor, rotating Victoria…

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Thursday, January 24, 2019

The Racial Reconciliation Fantasies The Oscars Love So Much? Really, It’s All Just Transactional by Artsjournal1

Critic Wesley Morris nods to The Blind Side, Crash, and The Help, but he concentrates, of course, on current contender Green Book and its Oscar-winning predecessor Driving Miss Daisy, as wel…

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Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Clarke Peters Replaces Giles Terera in Rachel Chavkin's The American Clock at The Old Vic by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage-and-screen alum Clarke Peters (The Wire) has joined the cast of The Old Vic's upcoming staging of Arthur Miller's The American Clock. Peters will take on the roles of Robe…

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Monday, January 21, 2019

Exclusive Podcast: Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Tony-Winning Producer, Co-Owner of Feinstein's/54 Below Richard Frankel by Behind The Curtain

Richard Frankel is one of Broadway's most respected producers and is one of the co-owners of Feinstein's54 Below, arguable the most influential cabaret space in the world. As a producer, his…

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Monday, December 17, 2018

Review: Driving Miss Daisy at Anacostia Playhouse by Debbie Minter Jackson

I wasn’t planning to catch this – the Morgan Freeman/Jessica Tandy movie was enough, so I passed on all the other enticing offerings. Yes, the play is beautifully written and quaint, and…

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Sunday, December 16, 2018

Review: ‘Driving Miss Daisy’ at Anacostia Playhouse by William Powell

Driving Miss Daisy, at Anacostia Playhouse, tackles many subjects: growing older, race relations, and all sorts of personal drama encountered by its Southern protagonists over a 25-year peri…

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Saturday, February 10, 2018

Driving Miss Daisy – Hoboken by Mile Square Theatre by Sandi Durell

  by Adam Cohen   The quiet freemasonry of pride, time, companionship, and aging provides for a quiet but thought provoking production of Pulitzer Prize winner Alfred Uhry’s Driv…

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Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Theater News: Driving Miss Daisy Begins Performances at Mile Square Theatre

Count Stovall and Barbara Broughton star under Mark Cirnigliaro's direction.

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Thursday, December 14, 2017

Lenny Wolpe to Star in THE OUTSIDER at Paper Mill Playhouse; Cast, Creatives Announced! by BroadwayWorld

Paper Mill Playhouse, recipient of the 2016 Regional Theatre Tony Award, has announced today the cast and creative team for the East Coast premiere of the new play The Outsider by Paul Slade…

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Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Tony Nominee & The Cosby Show Star Earle Hyman Has Died by Lindsey Sullivan

Screen and stage star Earle Hyman passed away on November 17 at age 91. Known for playing Bill Cosby's father on The Cosby Show, Hyman had numerous Broadway and off-Broadway credits…

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Thursday, November 2, 2017

James Leo Ryan and Arthur Richardson Join Donna Mills In DRIVING MISS DAISY at The Colony Theatre by BroadwayWorld

Broadway veteran James Leo Ryan and stage and screen actor Arthur Richardson will join Emmy Award-winner Donna Mills to complete the cast of The Colony Theatre's production of Alfred Uhry's …

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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Dana Ivey, Brad Oscar and More Join THE HAPPIEST MILLIONAIRE to Benefit BC/EFA by BroadwayWorld

Two-time Tony Award nominee and celebrated screen actress Dana Ivey Sunday in the Park with George, Heartbreak House, Driving Miss Daisy is set to appear as Aunt Mary, the steadfast no nonse…

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Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Knots Landing’s Donna Mills Will Star in Driving Miss Daisy by Andrew Gans

The Emmy winner will star in the Alfred Uhry drama for The Colony Theatre in Burbank.

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Monday, October 9, 2017

Australian and international cast announced for Ladies in Black film by Arts Review

Academy Award nominated director Bruce Beresford has assembled an incredible Australian and international cast for Ladies in Black, the long-awaited big screen adaptation of Madeleine St Jo…

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Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Driving Miss Daisy review at Richmond Theatre, London – ‘tender and intimate’ by Paul Vale

This 30th anniversary revival of Alfred Uhry’s Pulitzer-winning play by Theatre Royal Bath is a salient reminder of how sometimes the most

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Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Review: ‘Driving Miss Daisy’ at the Little Theatre of Alexandria by Em Skow

It’s rare that a play allows for a more distanced view than that of its cinematic counterpart, but in the case of the Little Theatre of Alexandria’s production of Driving Miss Daisy, Alf…

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Monday, September 11, 2017

Theatre Review: ‘Driving Miss Daisy’ at The Little Theatre of Alexandria by Brian Bochicchio

Great theatre sometimes just needs a classic mix of opposites. Could this one be any more diametric? Sit back and enjoy the ride. A little bumpy, but those 1940s Cadillacs had big springs. M…

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Photo Flash: First Look at Theatre Royal Bath's DRIVING MISS DAISY by BroadwayWorld

Theatre Royal Bath Productions today releases production images for Alfred Uhry'sDriving Miss Daisy, directed by Richard Beecham. The play stars DameSian PhillipsandDerek GriffithswithTeddy …

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Wednesday, July 19, 2017

John Leguizamo Speaks And NYC Theaters Band Together In ‘Immigrant Arts Coalition’ by Jeremy Gerard

In an often funny, moving and profanity-laced keynote address this week, actor, playwright and memoirist John Leguizamo denounced the entertainment industry’s ghetto attitude toward La…

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Friday, March 24, 2017

Fifth Annual St. Louis Theater Circle Awards • Skip Viragh Center for the Arts by Andrea

The fifth anniversary of the St. Louis Theater Circle Awards is in the books, and as always, the number of talented individuals and companies in town never cease to amaze.Congratulations to …

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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Bruce Beresford to direct Ladies in Black by Arts Review

Academy Award nominated director Bruce Beresford (Breaker Morant, Puberty Blues, Tender Mercies, Driving Miss Daisy) will bring to life Madeleine St John’s 1993 best-selling Australian nov…

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Monday, February 27, 2017

Queer Highlights From Last Night's Most Shocking Oscars Ever by Justin Moran

Michael MustoOscarsMichael MustoYesterday, I got an email from a colleague, critic Brendan Lemon, who said, “I’m starting to think that Moonlight could pull off an upset tonight. As a fr…

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Saturday, February 4, 2017

Driving Miss Daisy Is Competent Road Trip But Not Exciting by Bill Hirschman

Chicken Coop Theatre’s production at the Levis JCC of Driving Miss Daisy is hardly among the most incisive nuanced editions you’ve seen of this oft-mounted warhorse, but the play itself …

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Saturday, January 28, 2017

Review.’Driving Miss Daisy’ at Bristol Riverside Theatre by Neal Newman

Atlanta 1948: “Negro Policemen to Patrol City Streets—They are ordered not to arrest white people” This is an actual headline featured in the multimedia of Bristol Riverside’s Drivin…

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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Ordinary characters tell a tender story in 'Driving Miss Daisy' by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

New Jewish Theatre presents a Pulitzer Prize-winner, "Driving Miss Daisy"

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