Monday, February 26, 2024

Photos: Go Inside the Opening Night of New Group's SEVEN YEAR DISAPPEAR

Emmy and Tony Award-winner Cynthia Nixon and Taylor Trensch star in THE SEVEN YEAR DISAPPEAR, is running now at The New Group. The play is a funny, deeply human mystery of mothers and s…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:49PM

Review Roundup: THE SEVEN YEAR DISAPPEAR Starring Cynthia Nixon and Taylor Trensch Opens Off-Broadway

Emmy and Tony Award-winner c star in THE SEVEN YEAR DISAPPEAR, opening tonight at The New Group, a funny, deeply human mystery of mothers and sons, coming of age, and coming apart. Read t…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:38PM
Thursday, June 1, 2023

Tyne Daly and Liev Schreiber to Star in Revival of Doubt by Ruthie Fierberg

Tony Award-winning actors Tyne Daly and Liev Schreiber have signed on to lead a Broadway revival of John Patrick Shanley’s award-winning drama Doubt. Scott Ellis will direct the production…

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Tuesday, January 17, 2023

Broadway Alum Frederick Weller Joins Cat on a Hot Tin Roof by

Frederick Weller is set to join the off-Broadway staging of Tennessee Williams' Cat on a Hot Tin Roof as Big Daddy. Directed by Joe Rosario, the show returns to the Theatre at St. Clement’…

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Thursday, February 24, 2022

The Daughter-in-Law by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

The Mint Theater Company which gave the first New York production of "The Widowing of Mrs. Holroyd," Lawrence’s best play and one of the great British tragedies of modern drama, has revive…

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Friday, January 15, 2021

Theatre Review: ‘Mothers and Sons’ at MetroStage by Mary Ann Johnson

“Mothers and Sons” is being produced in memory of Terrence McNally by MetroStage, the Board of Trustees, and Carolyn Griffin, who is the producing artistic director. A study in how quick…

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Saturday, January 9, 2021

MetroStage to stream ‘Mothers and Sons’ in tribute to Terrence McNally by David Siegel

What does a gay man call another gay man to whom he is committed? The character Cal in Terrence McNally’s Mothers and Sons gropes for the right word: Andre and I were what people called �…

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 01:58PM
Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Tug Rice Pays Tribute to the Career and Characters of Late Broadway Great Terrence McNally by

The theater world was stunned by the death of playwright Terrence McNally, who left a remarkable canon of plays and musicals over his six-decade career as a playwright and librettist. Broadw…

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Sunday, November 24, 2019

Ep. 48. LGBTQ Theater in the U.S. From ‘The Drag’ to ‘The Inheritance’ with Timothy E. Locklear by Lauren Van Hemert

Why is representation on stage so important? If you’ve followed this podcast, you know that is a question I frequently ask. And perhaps nobody has given me a more insightful, personal answ…

SOURCE: Beltline to Broadway at 08:00AM
Thursday, October 10, 2019

Mario Cantone to Star in World Premiere of Musical Fantasy Bliss at 5th Avenue Theatre by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony-nominated actor Mario Cantone has been announced to star as Sir Pincus Glimmermore in the brand-new musical Bliss, slated to make its world premiere at Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre in…

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Mario Cantone Will Star In The World Premiere Of BLISS At The 5th Avenue Theatre

Tony Award-nominated actor Mario Cantone (Broadway: Assassins, Laugh Whore) will star in the world premiere production of Bliss, an original musical fantasy that flips the traditional prince…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:48AM
Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Musical Fantasy Bliss, Directed by Sheryl Kaller, Sets World Premiere with 5th Avenue Theatre by Andy Lefkowitz

A brand-new musical is headed to Seattle. The 5th Avenue Theatre has announced the world premiere production of Bliss, featuring a book, music and lyrics by Tyler Beattie and Emma Lively (Bl…

SOURCE: at 04:24PM
Friday, June 7, 2019

All About Terrence! Chita Rivera, Nathan Lane, Rita Moreno & More Salute 2019 Lifetime Achievement Tony Honoree Terrence McNally by Beth Stevens & Paul Wontorek

Terrence McNally is a titan of the theater. With two dozen Broadway productions under his belt, he has won Tony Awards for his plays Love! Valour! Compassion! and Master Class as well as the…

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Monday, May 13, 2019

VIDEO: 30 Days Of Tony! Day 28- Terrence McNally Talks MOTHERS AND SONS by Alexa Criscitiello

Terrence McNally has had a remarkably far-ranging career, including at least one new work on Broadway in each of the last six decades.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:36AM
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

The Broadway Boys: Mr. February 2019: Frederick Weller by JK

Back in December, we honored the wonderful Gideon Glick as our man of the month. Currently co-starring with Mr. December in To Kill a Mockingbird is Frederick Weller, who plays a w…

SOURCE: JK's TheatreScene at 12:48AM
Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Theater Review: “Mothers and Sons” — An Elegant, Affecting Production by Helen Epstein

Mothers and Sons is one of veteran playwright Terrence NcNally's finest works.

SOURCE: The Arts Fuse at 04:54PM
Sunday, July 15, 2018

Review: Dangerous When Wet: Booze, Sex & My Mother at Capital Fringe by John Bavoso

At this point, theatrical works about gay men and their over-the-top, overbearing mothers practically comprise an entire genre unto themselves—think Torch Song Trilogy and Mothers and Sons…

SOURCE: DC Theatre Scene at 01:48PM
Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Photo Flash: First Look at Jane Kaczmarek and More in Deaf West's OUR TOWN at Pasadena Playhouse by BroadwayWorld

Pasadena Playhouse, the State Theatre of California and Deaf West Theatre, the performing arts organization behind the Tony Award-winning and Ovation Award-winning revival of Spring Awakenin…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:04PM
Thursday, May 11, 2017

Frederick Weller & More Complete Casting for Abe Koogler's Fulfillment Center Off-Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Casting is complete for Abe Koogler's Fulfillment Center! Broadway alum Frederick Weller will take on the role of John. He joins the previously announced Deirdre O’Connell in the M…

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Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Tony-Winning Playwright Terrence McNally Subject of New Documentary by Andy Lefkowitz

Director Jeff Kaufman is at work on a new documentary about four-time Tony-winning playwright Terrence McNally, according to the New York Post. Kaufman spoke with a starry group of McNally&…

SOURCE: at 01:36PM
Friday, November 18, 2016

Tyne Daly, Jason Danieley and More Complete Cast for Transport Group's A MAN OF NO IMPORTANCE Concert by BroadwayWorld

Drama Desk and OBIE-winning Transport Group has announced that Tyne Daly Master Class, Mothers and Sons, It Shoulda Been You, Rabbit Hole, Jason Danieley The Visit, Chicago, Hannah Elless Br…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:33PM
Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Short and soapy, 'Mothers and Sons' opens the Rep's Studio season by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Playwright Terrence McNally's play makes its St. Louis debut

SOURCE: St. Louis Today at 12:24AM
Monday, August 22, 2016

People You Should Know . . . Christian Amato by Zack Calhoon

Christian Amato is a director, producer and theatrical strategist who has produced over 45 off-broadway productions. Represented on Broadway, he has served as a producer on notable…

SOURCE: Visible Soul at 08:46PM
Monday, April 4, 2016

I Interview Playwrights Part 823: Ken Greller by Adam Szymkowicz

Ken GrellerHometown: Baltimore, MD Current Town: The nation-state of Park Slope, Brooklyn, NYQ:  Tell me about Troll.A:  Troll is a play about the internet and New York City - whic…

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Boy by Darryl Reilly

In his widely produced 1977 play," The Elephant Man," Bernard Pomerance employed the theatrical device of having the grotesque John Merrick portrayed by an actor (invariably a handsome one) …

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Friday, February 19, 2016

Review: Mothers and Sons (Northlight Theatre) by Scotty Zacher

Terrence McNally's Mothers and Sons at Northlight Theatre is a valuable play for giving voice to the survivors that have been neglected and urging compassion, but it’s a frustrating one in…

SOURCE: Chicago Theater Beat at 07:46PM
Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Review: Mothers and Sons/Northlight Theatre by Aaron Hunt

RECOMMENDED Memory is dampened by medical advances, giving succor to those who want to believe AIDS is now a manageable disease. With a generation erased, who is left to remember and tell th…

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Sunday, January 31, 2016

‘Mothers and Sons’ a tale of the changes in gay life by Hedy Weiss

Playwright Terrence McNally was already in middle age by the 1980s, when the AIDS crisis ... The post ‘Mothers and Sons’ a tale of the changes in gay life appeared first on Chica…

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Haunting 'Mothers and Sons' asks, how long do we mourn before moving on? by Chris Jones

"Don't they know it's the end of the world?" Karen Carpenter once asked in a deeply poignant song marveling how time marches on, the perplexingly cheery populace seemingly oblivious to the b…

SOURCE: Chicago Tribune Subscription at 04:50PM

Haunting 'Mothers and Sons' asks, how long do we mourn before moving on? by Chris Jones

"Don't they know it's the end of the world?" Karen Carpenter once asked in a deeply poignant song marveling how time marches on, the perplexingly cheery populace seemingly oblivious to the b…

SOURCE: Chicago Tribune Subscription at 03:50PM
Thursday, January 28, 2016

Chicago theater openings Jan. 29-Feb. 4

FRIDAY | "Mothers and Sons": In Terrence McNally's play, a mother visits her deceased son's partner and is confronted with the changing definition of family. Through Feb. 27 at Northlight Th…

SOURCE: Chicago Tribune Subscription at 12:22PM

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Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
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