Monday, February 24, 2020

People You Should Know . . . Mark Junek by Zack Calhoon

MARK JUNEK. George Street Playhouse debut came as Officer Paul Larkin in 2017's American Son. Other credits include Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus and The Performers on Broadway, Fran…

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Friday, January 3, 2020

Odds & Ends: Taylor Mac's New Play Will Seat Audiences in a Ball Pit & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Taylor Mac's New Play Will Seat Audiences in a Ball Pit We're going to have a ball! Taylor Mac, the Tony-nominated playwright…

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Friday, December 27, 2019

‘West Side Story’ Revival, Michael Jackson & Bob Dylan Musicals Among Broadway’s Most Anticipated Shows In 2020 by Greg Evans

Broadway’s 2019 was one of lofty highs: the sumptuousness of Hadestown, the twin shocks of Oklahoma! and Slave Play, the marvelous risk-taking of What The Constitution Means To Me and Gary…

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Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Broadway in 2019: a flashy, fractured year of confused highs and lows by Alexis Soloski

There were big musicals, thoughtful political statements and big star disappointments in a disordered year of theater Broadway went to Paris this year. And to New Haven, north London, the Gu…

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Friday, October 18, 2019

GARY: A SEQUEL TO TITUS ANDRONICUS To Get First Post-Broadway Production At Fusion Theatre Company

Albuquerque's Fusion Theatre Company will present Taylor Mac's Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus in its first post-Broadway production.

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

Kristine Nielsen, Aidan Quinn & More Set for The Young Man From Atlanta at Signature by Andy Lefkowitz

Full casting is here for the upcoming off-Broadway revival of Horton Foote's The Young Man From Atlanta. Michael Wilson will direct the previously announced production of Signature Theatre, …

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Monday, September 2, 2019

Screen of Consciousness by Sandi Durell

  An Amusement Column         by Harry Haun   THE SHORT-CUT LANE: Apparently, Nathan Lane is shopping around for shorter shows. His most recent Broadway opus—Taylor Mac’s Gary:…

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Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Taylor Mac and Mac Wellman Will Debut New Works at The Flea

Taylor Mac's Broadway debut play, Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus, recently closed, but according to The New York Times, a new work of Mac's is debuting soon.

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Monday, June 24, 2019

INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - June 24th - BEETLEJUICE and FRANKIE AND JOHNNY Top Growth

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Beetlejuice (7.20%), Pretty Woman (6.64%), Hadestown (6.49%), Oklahoma! (4.55%) and The Prom (3.13%). The top growing current Broadwa…

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Monday, June 17, 2019

Broadway Grosses: Tony-Winning Productions Reap the Benefits of Their New High-Profile Status by

The week following the 73rd annual Tony Awards saw box office jumps for a number of shows newly named Tony Award winners. Productions that saw increases include Tony-winning musical Hadestow…

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Broadway Bares: Take Off Raises Record-Breaking $2,006,192 for BC/EFA by

A spectacular romp around the world with 192 of NYC's best dancers and two standing-room-only audiences led to a sensational evening of record-breaking modern-day burlesque at Broadway Bares…

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - June 17th - HADESTOWN and THE FERRYMAN Top Growth!

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Hadestown (14.90%), Oklahoma! (14.20%), Beetlejuice (13.28%), Tootsie The Musical (6.23%) and Ain't Too Proud (4.84%). The top growing current …

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Sunday, June 16, 2019

Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus Closes on Broadway by Olivia Clement

Taylor Mac's new play concludes performances at the Booth June 16.

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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

'Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus' to close on Sunday

The irreverent comedy “Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus” starring Nathan Lane will close Sunday, nearly two months earlier than scheduled.

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Taylor Mac's Tony-Nominated Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus to Conclude Broadway Run Early by Andy Lefkowitz

Taylor Mac's Tony-nominated Broadway-debut play Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus is ending its run at the Booth Theatre earlier than planned. Originally announced to play through August 4,…

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Nathan Lane comedy Gary to shutter early on Broadway by David Canfield

And our first Broadway cancellation in the post-Tonys haze has arrived. Taylor Mac’s wild new comedy Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus will shutter this Sunday, nearly two months before …

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Breaking: GARY: A SEQUEL TO TITUS ANDRONICUS Announces Closing Date

Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus, the new comedy by Pulitzer Prize finalist and MacArthur Fellow, Taylor Mac will play its final performance on Sunday, June 16. Gary: A Sequel to Titus And…

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Broadway’s ‘Gary: A Sequel To Titus Andronicus’ To Close by Greg Evans

Taylor Mac’s Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus will play its final Broadway performance this Sunday, June 16, becoming the first announced closing in this year’s post-Tony Award shake-o…

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‘Gary’ announces closing date of June 16 by Caitlin Huston

“Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus” will close on June 16. At that point, the play, written by Taylor Mac and directed by George C. Wolfe, will have played 45 preview performances and 6…

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Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus to Close on Broadway by Olivia Clement

Taylor Mac's new play will have its final performance at the Booth June 16.

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Monday, June 10, 2019

The 2019 Broadway Tony Award Winners

Below are the winners for the 2019 Tony Awards: Best Play Choir Boy ***The Ferryman Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus Ink What the Constitution Means to Me Best Musical Ain’t Too Proud …

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American Theatre Wing’s Tony Awards 2019 at Radio City Music Hall, New York by Blouin Artinfo

The 73rd Annual Tony Awards will be held on June 9, 2019, at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. The function will be broadcast live by CBS with Ricky Kirshner and Glenn Weiss of White C…

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How'd We Do? 2019 Tony Predictions by Wendy Caster

Well, two of us did okay: Liz and Sandra each had 17 correct predictions. I had decided to be iconoclastic, which was a bad idea: 11 correct predictions. THE WINNERS Liz Sandra …

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To Kill a Mockingbird's Celia Keenan-Bolger Wins First Tony Award by Lindsey Sullivan

Hats off to Celia Keenan-Bolger, who has won her first Tony Award! She triumphed in the Best Featured Actress in a Play category for her incredible performance as Scout Finch in To Kill a Mo…

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Jez Butterworth's The Ferryman Wins Best Play at 2019 Tony Awards by Lindsey Sullivan

Raise a glass to the Carney family! The Ferryman, penned by Jez Butterworth, was named Best Play at the 73rd Annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall on June 9. The production beat out fe…

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Sunday, June 9, 2019

Tony Awards 2019: See the full list of winners by Jessica Derschowitz

Give a round of applause for this year’s Tony winners! On Sunday night, the American Theater Wing bestowed the 73rd annual Tony Awards on the best of the 2018-2019 Broadway season, which b…

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Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Here are our predictions for who will win at the Tony Awards by Jessica Derschowitz

This year’s Tony nominees tell a tale of two (New York) cities: the huge, commercial productions commonly mounted these days on Broadway marquees (like Tootsie and Beetlejuice), and the in…

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Monday, June 3, 2019

Drama Desk Award Winners Announced by Laurenyarger

2019 DRAMA DESK WINNERS: Outstanding Play Fairview, by Jackie Sibblies Drury, Soho Rep ***The Ferryman, by Jez Butterworth*** Lewiston/Clarkston, by Samuel D. Hunter, Rattlestick Playwr…

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Sunday, June 2, 2019
Friday, May 31, 2019

Julie White Brings Her Unique Hilarity And Heart To Taylor Mac's Play 'Gary' by Jeryl Brunner

Tony-winning actress Julie White stars alongside Nathan Lane and Kristine Nielsen in Taylor Mac's Broadway play Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus.

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