Monday, October 3, 2022

A musical based on a graphic novel? Here’s what need to know about the magic of ‘Fun Home’ at TheaterWorks. by Christopher Arnott

TheaterWorks Hartford's new production of the musical "Fun Home" features a range of artistic images projected onto the show's lush funeral home setting. The show, directed by Rob Ruggiero, …

SOURCE: Hartford Courant at 02:10PM
Friday, September 9, 2022

Dear Evan Hansen's Aaron Lazar and Christiane Noll Will Reunite for TheaterWorks Hartford's Fun Home by Andrew Gans

Rob Ruggiero will direct the Tony-winning musical at the Connecticut venue.

SOURCE: Playbill at 05:07PM

Aaron Lazar, Christiane Noll, Sarah Beth Pfeifer & More to Star in FUN HOME at TheaterWorks Hartford

TheaterWorks Hartford will open its 2022-2023 season with Fun Home. The cast for Fun Home includes Broadway veterans Aaron Lazar as Bruce, Christiane Noll as Helen, and Sarah Beth Pfe…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:08PM
Wednesday, September 7, 2022

July 2023

Fun Home is the Tony Award-winning story of a daughter and father, of coming out and coming to terms with a life shaped by a family’s secrets.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 11:14AM
Wednesday, August 17, 2022

The Bechdels, tested by Kerry Reid

Alison Bechdel’s family, captured first in her 2006 graphic memoir Fun Home and then in a Tony Award-winning 2015 chamber musical (music by Jeanine Tesori, book and lyrics by Lisa […] Th…

SOURCE: chicagoreader.com at 11:36AM
Monday, August 15, 2022

Growing Up in A House of Mirrors: A Review of Fun Home at Copley Theater by Noel Schecter

Paramount Theatre stages an intimate production of the Tony award-winning musical "Fun Home."

SOURCE: www.newcitystage.com at 08:00AM
Saturday, August 13, 2022

Broadway Update by Barry Gordin

Broadway Update: New Woods Cast; Lilias White in Hadestown; Theresa Rebeck Joins Working Girl By: David Sheward August 13, 2022: Several new cast members including Tony winners and nomin…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 11:33AM
Friday, August 12, 2022

Review: ‘Fun Home’ at the Paramount shows the full depths of this coming of age musical by Chris Jones

If you don’t know this beautiful memoir musical, it's based on a graphic novel by the cartoonist Alison Bechdel, growing up in the 1970s in a small Pennsylvania town.

SOURCE: Chicago Tribune Subscription at 03:13PM
Thursday, August 4, 2022

Why 'The Butcher Boy' Sang to Asher Muldoon - The college undergrad makes his Off-Broadway debut with his musical adaptation of Patrick McCabe's novel by Carey Purcell

The Princeton University undergrad makes his Off-Broadway debut with his musical adaptation of Patrick McCabe's novel, starring Nicholas Barasch --- Asher Muldoon was five when he saw his f…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Tuesday, July 26, 2022

Photo/Video: First Look at Rosie O'Donnell & More in Prime Video's A LEAGUE OF THEIR OWN Series

Watch the official trailer for the highly anticipated series A League of Their Own. The series features Rosie O'Donnell, who starred in the original film as Doris Murphy, Robert Colindrez (F…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:18PM
Monday, July 18, 2022

Stranger Things Star Gaten Matarazzo Shares What It's Like to Return to Broadway in Dear Evan Hansen by Playbill

“It’s terrifying! I can’t lie,” shares Matarazzo, who was last seen on Broadway in 2014 in the revival of Les Misérables. “I’m also stoked to be back, especially in a show I lov…

SOURCE: YouTube at 10:18AM
Wednesday, June 29, 2022

Lauren Patten Delights Fans at The Green Room 42 by Sandi Durell

By Melissa Griegel . . . Tony and Grammy Award winner Lauren Patten brought the house down in her solo show at The Green Room 42. The Jagged Little Pill actor/singer/writer is charming, funn…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 12:12PM
Tuesday, June 28, 2022

Learn About Fun Home's Journey to Broadway in New Streaming Documentary by Margaret Hall

The program is the latest offering from Wait in the Wings, a digital documentary channel.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:42AM
Monday, June 20, 2022

Photos! See the Cast of Fun Home March in the 2016 Pride March | Playbill

Fun Home celebrated Pride by walking along side PFLAG New York City in Sunday's Pride march. See it all here!

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Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Playbill's Iconic LGBTQ Moments in Theatre You Should Know Explores Broadway's First Openly Gay Characters by Roberto Araujo

Join Fun Home star Beth Malone—and a special guest—in the second episode of the weekly series.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:24AM
Tuesday, June 7, 2022

VIDEO: Roberta Colindrez, Molly Ephraim & More Star in A LEAGUE OF THEIR OWN Series Teaser

A League of Their Own evokes the spirit of Penny Marshall's classic, while taking a deeper look at race and sexuality, following the journey of a new ensemble of characters as they carve the…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:58PM
Friday, June 3, 2022

12 Shows to See Off Broadway in June - Catch Mikhail Baryshnikov in Chekhov, a new Will Arbery play, three new musicals and more by Raven Snook

Catch Mikhail Baryshnikov in Chekhov, a premiere by Pulitzer finalist Will Arbery, three new musicals and more --- School may be out for the summer, but Off Broadway is still in session. Our…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Sunday, May 29, 2022

Ch. 48- FUN HOME by Automatic Episode Import

FUN HOME COMPOSER: Jeanine Tesori LYRICIST: Lisa Kron BOOK: Lisa Kron SOURCE: Alison Bechdel’s graphic novel Fun Home (2006) DIRECTOR: Sam Gold CHOREOGRAPHER: Danny Mefford PRINCIPLE CAST…

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 12:01AM
Saturday, May 28, 2022

TheaterWorks’ 2022-23 season to feature ‘Fun Home,’ female playwrights and the 10th anniversary of ‘Christmas on the Rocks’ by Christopher Arnott

TheaterWorks Hartford has announced a four-play 2022-23 season of "Fun Home," "Queen of Basel," "The Rembrandt" and "Clyde's." All the plays are by female writers. TheaterWorks will also mar…

SOURCE: Hartford Courant at 02:36PM
Thursday, May 12, 2022

15+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend May 13-15 - See 'Anything Goes' with Sutton Foster, Jason Robert Brown and Judy Kuhn concerts, and by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, May 13 to Sunday, May 15, for fre…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Saturday, May 7, 2022

‘Macbeth’ reviews: Sam Gold’s ‘overthought’ production led by Daniel Craig, Ruth Negga by David Buchanan

The final production of the historic 2021-2022 Broadway season reaches back to the early modern era for inspiration with a remounting of William Shakespeare’s “Macbeth.” Tony-winner Sa…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 11:00AM
Tuesday, May 3, 2022

A himbo and his irritated wife meet their bloody ends in Broadway’s new ‘Macbeth’ Daniel Craig and Ruth Negga star as the cursed couple in a pro by Soraya Nadia McDonald, Soraya Nadia McDonald

The Scottish play might be a tragedy, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be loads of fun. A new Broadway production of Macbeth opened April 28 starring James Bond — sorry, Daniel Craig —…

SOURCE: andscape.com at 08:22AM
Tuesday, April 26, 2022

Design Workshop with Clint Ramos & David Zinn by American Theatre Wing

Join us for a special design workshop with Tony Award-winning Designers, Clint Ramos and David Zinn! Clint and David will speak with four MFA Scenic and Costume Design students as they parti…

SOURCE: YouTube at 02:18PM
Friday, April 22, 2022

People You Should Know . . . Patrick Oliver Jones by Zack Calhoon

PATRICK OLIVER JONES - From his early roots in Birmingham, Alabama community theater to other venues like Tokyo DisneySea and Jubilee! in Las Vegas, Patrick has made his mark as an actor a…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 04:54PM
Friday, April 8, 2022

New Bechdel Test Passed When Critics Review Show Without Comparing Two Women Who Played Same Role by Broadway Beat

by Caitlin Berg. @caitlinberg (Instagram), @caitlinhberg (Twitter). NEW YORK, NY - Fun Home mastermind Allison Bechdel announced today,...

SOURCE: www.thebroadwaybeat.com at 12:00AM
Friday, April 1, 2022

Broadway Games: True or False by JK

Broadway Games: True or False This week's game is pretty straightforward. Which statements are true and which are false? 1. KPop will star an actual KPop star. 2. The Plaza Suite website …

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 04:18PM
Thursday, March 24, 2022

Broadway Games: History in Order by JK

How well do you know significant (and not so significant) moments in Broadway history? Better yet, do you know when they happened? This week's game asks you to test that knowledge. Good luck…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 10:12AM

15+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend March 25-27 - See a starry Ukraine benefit, Liz Callaway and Lauren Patten in concert, 'Man Cave' by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, March 25 to Sunday, March 27, for…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Tuesday, March 22, 2022

Up on the Marquee: MACBETH, Starring Daniel Craig and Ruth Negga

The Scottish play is coming back to Broadway! On March 29, previews begin for MACBETH, directed by Tony Award winner Sam Gold (A Doll's House, Part 2; Fun Home). The show officially opens a…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:22PM
Saturday, March 5, 2022

** MTC: Fun Home review [Melbourne 2022] by Simon Parris

Delayed over the past two theatrically arid years, multi-Tony Award-winning musical Fun Home finally makes its Melbourne debut, arriving in a superbly cast, sharply directed production that …

SOURCE: mytheatremates.com at 11:00AM
Tuesday, March 1, 2022

Touché: President Biden States Employees May Work from Home as Long as It’s the Home from "Fun Home" by Broadway Beat

This piece is just a headline, not a full article. Sometimes that happens and it's actually quite beautiful. Natural, even. Just let...

SOURCE: www.thebroadwaybeat.com at 12:00AM

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