Wednesday, November 6, 2019

“The haunting nature of an idea, vehemently expressed”: The complete Will Arbery interview by Rob Weinert-Kendt

Will Arbery (photo by Korde Tuttle) Like August: Osage County, Will Arbery’s play Heroes of the Fourth Turning is much, much better than its clunky title. Also like August it’s a veri…

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Sunday, October 20, 2019

Lungs review – Claire Foy and Matt Smith shine in climate crisis drama by Arifa Akbar

Old Vic, LondonDuncan Macmillan’s two-hander is a frenetic portrait of flawed love in a flawed world, exposing the neuroses of a modern couple who struggle to put their principles aside …

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Friday, August 16, 2019

Phil Wang review – record-breaking riffs on sex, race and Popeye by Brian Logan

Pleasance Courtyard, EdinburghWang is back with a new no-messing, harder-nosed attitude, along with excellent jokes including some choice one-liners Phil Wang made a little piece of fringe h…

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Saturday, August 3, 2019

Book Review: “We Are All Good People Here” — From All Sides by Katharine Coldiron

We Are All Good People Here is an enormously insightful examination of how dangerous suggestible people can be, to those around them and to themselves. The post Book Review: “We Are All Go…

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Wednesday, July 24, 2019

WATCH: Get a taste for Grid Theatre’s Red Peter with an excerpt from the Kafka adaptation by Featured Content

"They are good people, despite everything that happened..." Have a sneak peek at what to expect from Red Peter, Grid Theatre's adaptation of Kafka's A Report to an Academy at Camden Fringe, …

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Wednesday, June 26, 2019

I Interview Playwrights Part 1053: Matthew Amendt by Adam Szymkowicz

Matthew AmendtHometown: Indiana, PA. Current Town: Brooklyn, NYQ:  What are you working on now?A:  A new play called THE COMEDIAN'S TRAGEDY running at the Access Theater until July 6th, a…

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Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Lindsay-Abaire’s ‘Ripcord’ pulls the rug out from under senior-living pranksters by Nelson Pressley

A return to early antic style from the author of “Good People” and “Rabbit Hole.”

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Monday, April 8, 2019

When Health Comes First: Diaries of a Workaholic by Mo Brady

by Stephanie Bissonnette Stephanie Bissonnette Work broke up w…

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Thursday, March 28, 2019

Denzel Washington & Frances McDormand Eyeing Big-Screen Macbeth by Andy Lefkowitz

Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand are bringing Shakespeare back to cinemas. The Tony and Oscar winners are in talks to co-star as Macbeth and Lady Macbeth, respectively, in a new major…

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

12 Times The Critics Were Absolutely Savage (But Not Necessarily Wrong) by Jeremy Scott Blaustein

As dutiful Theatre Nerds, not even the most cynical among us should root for a Broadway show to fail. I mean, what’s the point? First of all, there’s already enough negativity in this wo…

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Monday, November 26, 2018

Matthew Broderick & Tate Donovan Join Broadway Premiere of Celebrity Autobiography by Andy Lefkowitz

Matthew Broderick and Tate Donovan are returning to Broadway. The talented stars of stage and screen have joined the lineup of actors set to debut the hit comedy show Celebrity Autobiog…

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Thursday, November 15, 2018

Michael Douglas “Really Blessed” over Latest Role in “The Kominsky Method” by Blouin Artinfo

Fresh from his Hollywood Walk of Fame star, Academy Award winner Michael Douglas goes real to reel in Netflix’s “The Kominsky Method.”According to Breaking News, Douglas plays the role…

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Friday, November 9, 2018

People You Should Know . . . Monica Bauer by Zack Calhoon

Monica Bauer (playwright) Selected credits: Two Men Walk Into a Bar (Dream Up Festival, Theater for the New City), My Occasion of Sin (Urban Stages: Emerging Playwright Award)…

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Monday, October 8, 2018

Spotlight On...Jennifer Piech by Michael Block

Name: Jennifer PiechHometown: Cinnaminson, New JerseyEducation: BA in Theatre from the College of William and MarySelect Credits: originated the role of Kate McGowan, Titanic, Broadway (Frie…

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Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Bad Things and Mostly Good People: ‘I Was Most Alive With You’ by Matthew Wexler

Performed simultaneously in English and ASL by two casts, Craig Lucas’s new play explores what happens when bad things happen to good people.

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Friday, September 28, 2018

People You Should Know . . . Jennifer Piech by Zack Calhoon

Jennifer Piech - Recent acting:  Margaret in Good People at Playroom Theatre, NYC (Dir. Don Stephenson),  Currently shooting a web series ,The Truth Hurts (Sharon Veil – Lea…

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Thursday, September 13, 2018

People You Should Know . . . Ron Canada by Zack Calhoon

Ron Canada (Director/Executive Producer) was born and raised in NYC. His directing credits include "The Invested" (4th Street Theater, NY), "Lights Up on the Fade Out" (Lillian Theatre, CA),…

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Monday, September 3, 2018

Martin Behrman: ‘It’s a notoriously difficult industry – have good people around you’ by Giverny Masso

As he makes his West End debut as Sergeant Trotter in Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap, Martin Behrman tells Giverny Masso about the

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Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Review of ‘Alexandria’ by Saima Huq

Directed by Jordana Williams, Vince Gatton’s play Alexandria, set in a public library in the deep South, shows basically good people who will not listen to each other, even as life as …

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Friday, June 29, 2018

BWW Review: Carey Mulligan Considers Violence and Gender in Dennis Kelly's GIRLS & BOYS by Michael Dale

Perhaps some of the good people at Britain's Royal Court are in need of a hug these days. This week New York playgoers welcomed two transfers of exceedingly violent productions from that cel…

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Thursday, June 21, 2018

Photo Flash: ALADDIN on Broadway Makes Way for Some Exciting Celebrity Visitors! by BroadwayWorld

Aladdin on Broadway made way for some star visitors this week as Lea Salonga, Merle Dandridge, and Alex Newell of Broadway's Once on This Island and television star Ty Burrell stopped in for…

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Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Roger Bart and Emma Hunton Join The Fosters Spinoff by Olivia Clement

The actors will be series regulars in the L.A.-set new TV show, Good People.

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Diary: Fond final farewell to feisty feline friend by Tabard

Spare a thought for the good people of Strode Theatre in Somerset, who this week had to say goodbye to Harvey, the

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Monday, March 12, 2018

Good People review at East Riding Theatre, Beverley – ‘sharply funny’ by Will Ramsey

David Lindsay-Abaire’s 2011 play, Good People, is set within the tough underbelly of South Boston: “Southie” to its citizens. With Donald Trump’s

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Friday, March 9, 2018

Video Flash: Flashback Friday: Frances McDormand Is One of Broadway's Good People

We know the actor can deliver an Oscar speech, but look at how she handles the Tonys.

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Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Franz Kafka’s The Trial at Synetic Theater (review) by Susan Galbraith

In a world where facts are malleable, the working government gets shut down, good people are without protection of the law, bureaucrats are colluding with the powerful and mad, and officials…

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Monday, January 22, 2018

Frances McDormand, Allison Janney & More Theater Stars Win 2018 Screen Actors Guild Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony winner Frances McDormand (Good People) and Tony nominee Allison Janney (Six Degrees of Separation) were named winners of 2018 Screen Actors Guild Awards on January 21. Broadway alum Kri…

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Sunday, January 7, 2018

Dear Evan Hansen's Pasek & Paul and More Broadway Greats Win 2018 Golden Globe Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

The 2018 Golden Globe Awards ceremony was a meaningful evening for the beloved Tony-winning songwriters of Broadway hit Dear Evan Hansen. Benj Pasek and Justin Paul took home the Golden Glob…

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Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Wake by Vanessa Cate

Wake Reviewed by Neal Weaver City Garage Theatre Through December 17 City Garage Theatre has been one of the more interesting companies in L.A., and their work has always been polished a…

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Thursday, August 24, 2017

This Week in LA Theatre by Julio Martinez

By Julio Martinez IN THE NEWS Theater, film, and television director Matt Shakman has been named Artistic Director of the Geffen Playhouse by the theater’s Board of Directors a…

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Sunday, August 6, 2017

Off-BroadwayTheater Review: Pipelne TOP PICK by Lauren Yarger

Karen Pittman (foreground) and Namir Smallwood. Photo: Jeremy DanielPipelineBy Dominique MorisseauDirected by Lileana Blain-CruzLincoln CenterThrough Aug. 27By Lauren YargerWhat's It All Abo…

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