Friday, January 24, 2020

The Woman in Black is full of jumps and scares — in the most delightful way: Review by Breanne L. Heldman

There was an old woman all skin and bones… Ooh, ooh, ooh, ooh… So began my favorite song in music class throughout elementary school. The song ends with a loud “Boo!” meant to scare …

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Thursday, January 23, 2020

My Name Is Lucy Barton ****, The Woman In Black **1/2 by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward January 23, 2019: Adapting a novel to the stage is a tricky business. A play needs to have a central action  executed within a playing time of a few hours while a nov…

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My Name is Lucy Barton ***** by Barry Gordin

By: Isa Goldberg January 23, 2019: Laura Linney, truly an elixir of stage chemistry, commands a full 90-minutes of storytelling in the Manhattan Theatre Club’s production, My Name is…

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Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Watch Laura Linney in Two Short Scenes From Her Hit Broadway Solo Play My Name Is Lucy Barton

Get a glimpse of Laura Linney in the new one-person play My Name Is Lucy Barton.

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Review: Laura Linney in ‘My Name is Lucy Barton’ by Matthew Wexler

Laura Linney stars in a solo play about a woman's reconciliation with her mother during an extended hospital stay. Directed by Richard Eyre. The post Review: Laura Linney in ‘My Name is L…

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Tuesday, January 21, 2020

A Star Turn by Laura Linney: “My Name Is Lucy Barton” by Philip

It seems that one-actor stage presentations have increased in number over the past decade or so. And as critical attention to them has grown with that proliferation, the quality level has ri…

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Broadway Box Office Keeps Warm At $30M; ‘Oklahoma!’, ‘Slave Play’ Leave On High Notes by Greg Evans

Broadway settled into its new winter clothes last week, with recent arrivals My Name Is Lucy Barton, Grand Horizons and A Soldier’s Play padding the roster as Oklahoma! and Slave Play join…

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My Name is Lucy Barton - starring Laura Linney by Oscar E. Moore

As the lyric from Superstar states “Loneliness is such a sad affair.” We listen. Some with empathy. Some without.

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MY NAME IS LUCY BARTON – Laura Linney remembers by Oscar E Moore

  O ye of little patience.  Ye who do not appreciate the written words of Rona Munro who has adapted Elizabeth Strout’s 2016 bestseller My Name is Lucy Barton featuring two extremely com…

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Sunday, January 19, 2020

This Week on Broadway for January 19, 2020: My Name is Lucy Barton by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Jan Simpson talk about My Name is Lucy Barton, Miss America’s Ugly Daughter, How to Load a Musket, Timon of Athens, and Jagged Little Pill This Week on Br…

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Haunting memories of a troubled past in ‘My Name Is Lucy Barton’ at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre by Deb Miller

Is it ever truly possible to escape the pain and turmoil of the past or will the disturbing memories always be there to haunt you and to impact your present life? That’s the issue at hand …

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“My Name is Lucy Barton” at the Manhattan Theatre Club by Richard Seff

There is a photo of Laura Linney on the cover of this play’s Playbill—a photo that is luminous and wistful and wise. Her eyes are focused on the distance outside the frame; her lips are …

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BWW Flashback: Laura Linney's Best On-Screen Moments!

Laura Linney, who currently stars on Broadway in My Name is Lucy Barton, is an acclaimed actress of the stage. Linney has also been a staple of the television and film industry for the last …

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Broadway Review: My Name Is Lucy Barton, starring Laura Linney by Jonathan Mandell

“Lonely was the first flavor I had tasted in my life, and it was always there, hidden inside the crevices of my mouth, reminding me.” That’s what Laura Linney as Lucy Barton tells us f…

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Saturday, January 18, 2020

My Name Is Lucy Barton on Broadway with Laura Linney by New York Theater

…”My Name is Lucy Barton” is a sometimes poignant, often tedious 90-minute monologue… The hope was that Laura Linney would do for it what France McDormand did in the HBO miniseries t…

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Friday, January 17, 2020

Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal Announces Shows & Stars Featured in New Episode by

A new episode of Broadway Profiles with Tamsen Fadal, a series of specials about Broadway and the theater community, has been scheduled to air later this month. Hosted by PIX11's Emmy-winn…

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BWW Exclusive: Ken Fallin Draws the Stage - Laura Linney in MY NAME IS LUCY BARTON

BroadwayWorld has teamed up with renowned caricature artist Ken Fallin, a life-long theater enthusiast, who has drawn many Broadway and Off-Broadway productions. Below, check out his latest …

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

Laura Linney Opens on Broadway in My Name Is Lucy Barton

Elizabeth Strout's novel is brought to the stage at Manhattan Theatre Club.

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See Laura Linney and More on Opening Night of My Name Is Lucy Barton by Diep Tran

Laura Linney may be alone during the entirety of My Name Is Lucy Barton but she was not alone on the opening night red carpet. The one-woman show opened on Broadway on January 15, at the …

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Rock of Ages in Hollywood makes dinner theater sexy again: Review by Maureen Lee Lenker

The words “dinner theater” usually conjure up images of linen-covered tables, black-tie-wearing waiters, and productions of classic fare like Hello, Dolly! or Showboat. But a new immersi…

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Laura Linney Is a Marvel in Solo Play ‘My Name Is Lucy Barton’ by Rex Reed

The one-woman show gives her a chance to access a darkness she can't often show in her films.

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Go Inside the Broadway Opening of My Name is Lucy Barton by Nathan Skethway

The Manhattan Theatre Club production, starring Laura Linney, opened at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre January 15.

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Photo Coverage: On the Opening Night Red Carpet of MY NAME IS LUCY BARTON

My Name is Lucy Barton opened just last night, Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street). Check out photos from the star-studded red carpet!

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Photo Coverage: Laura Linney & Company Celebrate Opening Night of MY NAME IS LUCY BARTON

My Name is Lucy Barton opened just last night, Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street). Four-time Emmy Award winner, two-time Golden Globe Award …

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Today on Broadway: Thursday, January 16, 2020 by Matt Tamanini

Critics Review “My Name is Lucy Barton” on Broadway, “Frozen” finds New Sisters, and Britney Spears is Coming to Broadway (Kind Of) “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through…

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Wake Up With BWW 1/16: Read Reviews For MY NAME IS LUCY BARTON, and More!

Today's top stories: read the reviews for My Name is Lucy Barton, and more!

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Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Laura Linney, going it alone on Broadway as both a mother and her estranged daughter by Peter Marks

“My Name Is Lucy Barton,” based on Elizabeth Strout’s novel, has its official New York opening.

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