Friday, August 28, 2020

Tony Award Eligibility for My Name Is Lucy Barton, A Soldier's Play, Grand Horizons

The final set of eligibility decisions has been released.

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Tonys Administration Committee Announces Final Eligibility Rulings for 2019-2020 Season by Lindsey Sullivan

The Tony Awards administration committee met on August 27 for the final time to confirm the eligibility status of three Broadway productions for the 2020 Tony Awards. As previously reported,…

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Saturday, August 1, 2020

An Invitation to Join Me (and Some Great Playwrights) at This Year's BroadwayCon by Broadwayandme

No review post this week (although if you have a chance you should try to catch Talene Monahon’s How to Load a Musket, a really thought-provoking play about historical reenactors and the f…

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Joyfully Celebrating 13 Years of B&Me by Broadwayandme

© maksum iliasin | Time flies. And this year it’s whizzing by so quickly that I almost forgot to take some time out to celebrate the 13th anniversary of Broadway & Me…

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Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Bess Wohl Honored with Inaugural Georgia Engel Comedy Playwriting Prize by Lindsey Sullivan

Playwright Bess Wohl, who recently made her Broadway debut with Grand Horizons, is the first-ever recipient of the Georgia Engel Comedy Playwriting Prize. The Dramatists Guild Foundation (D…

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Friday, May 29, 2020

2020 Drama Desk Award Predictions by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward May 29, 2020: Normally at this time of year, I would be making Tony and Drama Desk Award predictions. But the Tonys have been indefinitely postponed due to the Coronav…

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Sunday, May 17, 2020

VIDEO: Watch Jane Alexander and James Cromwell in the Opening Scene From GRAND HORIZONS

Second Stage Theater has released footage of Jane Alexander and James Cromwell in the opening scene of Bess Wohl's Grand Horizons, which opened at the Hayes Theater on January 23, 2020 a…

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Saturday, May 16, 2020
Monday, May 11, 2020

‘Jagged Little Pill’ & ‘Moulin Rouge! The Musical’ Top New York’s Outer Critics Circle Honors In Pandemic Year Of Multiple Winners by Greg Evans

Jagged Little Pill, Moulin Rouge!, Tina: The Tina Turner Musical, Grand Horizons, Mary-Louise Parker and Jonathan Groff are among this year’s Outer Critics Circle Awards recipients, a coll…

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Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Outer Critics Circle Sets Plans for 70th Annual Awards by Lindsey Sullivan

We now know what is going to happen with this year's Outer Critics Circle Awards. The OCCs, which honor Broadway, off and off-off-Broadway, is scrapping competition. In lieu of tradition…

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Monday, April 13, 2020

Michael Urie Will Reprise BUYER & CELLAR Role for Livestream Benefit

Obie, Lortel, and Drama Desk Award- winner Michael Urie (Grand Horizons, Torch Song) will reprise his role in a livestreamed one-night-only performance of Buyer & Cellar to benefit Broa…

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Friday, March 6, 2020

Michael Urie Returns To BUYER & CELLAR For Two Nights Only To Benefit Pride Plays At Rattlestick Playwrights Theater

Obie, Lortel, and Drama Desk Award-Winner Michael Urie (Grand Horizons) will reprise his award-winning performance in Buyer & Cellar for two performances only to benefit Pride Plays and …

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Monday, March 2, 2020

Broadway Grosses: New Frozen Stars Let the Sun Shine On by

After almost two years on Broadway, original cast members Patti Murin and Caissie Levy exited the hit musical Frozen on February 16. The beloved stars were replaced by the equally dazzling…

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🎭 GRAND HORIZONS – (CLOSED) by Theater With A Twist

🍸We went during previews with hopes of enjoying some of our favorite actors and their talent did not disappoint.  An enjoyable script added entertainment, a

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Sunday, March 1, 2020

Grand Horizons Closes on Broadway March 1 by Olivia Clement

The new play by Bess Wohl wraps up its limited engagement from Second Stage Theater.

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Friday, February 28, 2020

Closing Time! Last Chance to See Four Broadway Plays, Three Original Mean Girls Cast Members & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Spring is (almost) here and there's a change in the air. That change is also bringing a host of new Broadway musicals and plays to the stage, which means it's time to say goodbye to key play…

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See James Cromwell Celebrate His Sardi's Portrait with Ashley Park, Michael Urie & the Cast of Grand Horizons by Michael Appler

James Cromwell met his Sardi's self on February 27. He was the latest Broadway star to receive a Sardi’s restaurant portrait. Cromwell is currently starring in Bess Wohl’s Grand Horiz…

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Photo Coverage: James Cromwell Receives Portrait at Sardi's

James Cromwell is currently starring in Grand Horizons on Broadway. Yesterday, February 27, he was honored with a portrait at Sardi's!

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Thursday, February 27, 2020

In a Battle for Female Personhood, These Plays Are on the Front Lines by Laura Collins-Hughes

“Grand Horizons” and “Dracula” assert the full humanity of women, a matter not as settled as we might like to think.

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Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Listen Now: Priscilla Lopez, Ashley Park & Bess Wohl on Grand Horizons by Broadway Direct

In this special live podcast from BroadwayCon, we’re speaking with Priscilla Lopez, Ashley Park, & Bess Wohl on how Grand Horizons, now at the Hayes Theater, has championed the underdo…

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Monday, February 24, 2020

Broadway Grosses: Audiences Flock to See Jordan Fisher in Dear Evan Hansen by

Strong-voiced star Jordan Fisher has been lighting up the stage of the Music Box Theatre since taking over the title role in Dear Evan Hansen on January 28. Fisher's talent and fanbase have…

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Spring 2020 stage preview: 15 plays and musicals to look out for by Jessica Derschowitz and Marc Snetiker

Must-see shows, must-believe revivals, and major stars — this spring, New York’s stages have them all. From rollicking royals to some welcome Company, here are six seasonal trends worth…

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Sunday, February 23, 2020

Don’t Tell, but Jane Alexander is Also a Comedian by Robin Pogrebin

Broadway audiences for “Grand Horizons” are getting a rare glimpse of this 80-year-old actor’s secret weapons: levity and equanimity.

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Saturday, February 22, 2020

VIDEO: Ashley Park and Priscilla Lopez Dance to A CHORUS LINE Backstage at GRAND HORIZONS

Ashley Park took to Instagram to share a video of herself and Grand Horizons castmate Priscilla Lopez dancing to A Chorus Line.

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Friday, February 21, 2020

Grand Horizons' Priscilla Lopez on How to Tell If a Show Is Going to Be a Hit by Diep Tran

Last year, Tony-winning actor Priscilla Lopez got a call from Mandy Greenfield, the artistic director of the Williamstown Theatre Festival in Massachusetts. The summer theater was producing …

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Priscilla Lopez stops by HQ to chat about Grand Horizons and more with Imogen Lloyd Webber.

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Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Grand Horizons’ Maulik Pancholy to Sign Copies of His Book Post-Show by Olivia Clement

Second Stage will hold a book signing for The Best at It, the story of a gay Indian American boy coming into his own.

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Second Stage Theater to Host Special Book Signing for GRAND HORIZONS' Maulik Pancholy's THE BEST AT IT

Second Stage Theater (Carole Rothman, President and Artistic Director) will hold a special book signing for the acclaimed children's book The Best At It following the Wednesday, February 26 …

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Monday, February 17, 2020

Review: Grand Horizons by Elyse Trevers

Even seemingly well-adjusted families can be messy. In the new play “Grand Horizons,” by Bess Wohl (“Small Mouths,” “Make Believe,”) a retired librarian, Nancy (the wonderful Jan…

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