Saturday, November 16, 2019

Andy And The Orphans: Funny, Poignant And Unsettling by Bill Hirschman

Resulting from Down syndrome as an adult, Andy’s simple, blunt and truthful verbal reactions to the complex statements and relationships swirling around him slice through the theater space…

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Friday, September 27, 2019

Saying Its Mosaic Façade Is ‘Irreplaceable’, Judge Blocks Sale And Demolition Of Philadelphia’s Painted Bride Art Center by Artsjournal1

A Philadelphia Orphans’ Court judge ruled that the sale — The Bride, the nonprofit that owns the center, had sold it for $4.5 million to a developer who planned to build condos on the si…

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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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Aidan Quinn, Kristine Nielsen Set For Off Broadway’s ‘The Young Man From Atlanta’ Revival by Greg Evans

Aidan Quinn (CBS’ Elementary) has been cast in a lead role of Signature Theatre’s upcoming Off Broadway revival of Horton Foote’s Pulitzer Prize-winning The Young Man From Atlanta. The…

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Tuesday, September 3, 2019

Mr. Broadway September 2019: The Men of Sea Wall/A Life by JK

A summer gives way to fall, we thought we'd celebrate the change of season with not one, but two Mr. Broadways September 2019! Both of these amazing actors have had terrific success on the b…

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Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Seeing Our Stories Told: The Hero At The End of Your Story Is The Victim At The Start of Mine by Joe Patti

I saw a movie this weekend which embodied so much of what we talk about when we discuss empowering people to tell their stories and prominently displaying their stories. In documentary Liyan…

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Friday, July 26, 2019

Sea Wall/A Life, Starring Jake Gyllenhaal & Tom Sturridge, Begins Previews on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Sea Wall/A Life, a moving pair of monologues about grief, arrive at Broadway's Hudson Theatre on July 26. Carrie Cracknell repeats her work as director from a recent Public Theater productio…

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Monday, July 22, 2019

Review: ‘Annie’ by Prince William Little Theatre by Leandra Lynn

From toe-tapping numbers, to adorable orphans, there are few things as purely wonderful for the soul as a production of Annie, and Prince William Little Theatre delivers a production like no…

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Thursday, May 23, 2019

Mojada, Luis Alfaro's New Play Inspired by Medea, Sets Full Casting at Public Theater by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for Mojada, a new play by Luis Alfaro (Oedipus El Rey) based on Medea, set to appear at off-Broadway's Public Theater this summer. The previously announced New York premi…

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Theater News: There Goes the Neighborhood — Gold Dust Orphans to Lose their Fenway Home by Robert Israel

“I saw it coming three years ago, when there was a frenzy of development in the Fenway. Now the neighborhood looks like a corporate mall.” The post Theater News: There Goes the Neighborh…

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Monday, May 6, 2019

Tickets Are Now on Sale for Sea Wall/A Life Starring Jake Gyllenhaal & Tom Sturridge by

Tickets are now on sale for Sea Wall/A Life, a pair of monologues about grief, set to arrive at Broadway's Hudson Theatre this summer. Carrie Cracknell will repeat her work as director from…

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Friday, April 19, 2019

Sea Wall/A Life to Transfer to Broadway with Gyllenhaal and Sturridge by Mark A. Robinson

This summer the play-pairing Sea Wall/A Life, which just completed a run at The Public Theatre, will transfer to Broadway for a limited engagement. Following the production to Broadway’s H…

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Thursday, April 18, 2019

Jake Gyllenhaal & Tom Sturridge Will Return to Broadway in Sea Wall/A Life by Andy Lefkowitz

On the heels of a sold-out premiere run at the Public Theater, Sea Wall/A Life, a pair of monologues about grief, will transfer to Broadway's Hudson Theatre this fall, according to The New Y…

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019

No Regrets: Taking 500 L.G.B.T Teenagers to ‘The Prom’ on Broadway by Ben Widdicombe

And “Killing Eve” celebrates Season 2 with intimate cocktails on Central Park West.

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VIDEO: Uma Thurman, NETWORK's Tony Goldwyn Star in the Trailer for Netflix's CHAMBERS by Stage Tube

A young heart attack survivor becomes consumed by the mystery surrounding the heart that saved her life. However, the closer she gets to uncovering the truth about her donor's sudden death, …

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Guest Blog: Tabitha Mortiboy On THE AMBER TRAP by BroadwayWorld

I started writing The Amber Trap over two years ago while I was living in Brighton in a little flat by the sea. I knew that I wanted to write a story which uncovered some of the labyrinthine…

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OneTwoThreeOneTwo review at Sadler’s Wells, London – ‘tame deconstruction of flamenco’ by Rachel Elderkin

This is not a flamenco piece. On that point, Albert Quesada and Zoltan Vakulya are very clear. But flamenco is present in

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Fanny Davenport: An American Bernhardt by Trav S.D.

19th century stage actress Fanny or Fannie Davenport (Fanny Lily Gypsey Davenport, 1850-1898) was born of an April 10. Born in London, she was the daughter of actors Edward Loomis Davenport …

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Wednesday, February 27, 2019

“Joy in Iran” at Babylon, Berlin by Blouinartinfo

Babylon, Berlin will screen “Joy in Iran” from February 28 through March 5, 2019.Documentary filmmaker Walter Steffen follows three Clowns Without Borders on their roadshow through Iran …

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Thursday, January 10, 2019

Select Performances of True West, Kiss Me, Kate, and More Will be 'Relaxed' by Olivia Clement

Roundabout Theatre continues the initiative it launched during Amy and the Orphans, designed to welcome individuals with special needs.

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Roundabout Announces Relaxed Performances of True West, Merrily & Kiss Me, Kate by Andy Lefkowitz

The nonprofit Roundabout Theatre Company has announced the expansion of its relaxed-performance initiative for 2019 Broadway and off-Broadway productions, beginning with a performance of&nbs…

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Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Amy and the Orphans Recipient of The Arc's Catalyst Award by Olivia Clement

Jamie Brewer, Edward Barbanell, and playwright Lindsey Ferrentino will share the Entertainment Industry Excellence Award.

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Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Suzan-Lori Parks Named 2018 Steinberg Distinguished Playwright Award Winner by Adam Hetrick

The honor is presented biennially to an American playwright whose body of work has made significant contributions to the American theatre.

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Saturday, September 29, 2018

Guest Blog: Shamser Sinha On THREE SAT UNDER THE BANYAN TREE by Guest Blog: Shamser Sinha

Three Sat Under The Banyan Tree is a story about three orphans, unrelated by blood, who have fled a king and escaped across the Himalayan mountains to arrive in a forest, by a banyan tree, w…

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Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Roger Bart and Ali Stroker Join Cast of “Annie” by Blouin Artinfo

The casting has been announced for Michael Arden’s upcoming Hollywood Bowl production of the musical “Annie,” which runs from July 27 through July 29, 2018.Web magazine TheaterMania ha…

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Friday, June 22, 2018

“Annie” at The Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles by Blouin Artinfo

This July, Hollywood Bowl celebrates one of the longest-running shows in Broadway history – “Annie.” The classic story of a young girl overcoming life’s adversities features a belove…

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Monday, June 11, 2018
Thursday, June 7, 2018

Harry Potter, Spongebob, Admissions, Desperate Measures Win Top Drama Desk Categories by Lauren Yarger

Photo: Matthew Murray2018 DRAMA DESK AWARDS Outstanding Play**Admissions, by Joshua Harmon, Lincoln Center TheaterMary Jane, by Amy Herzog, New York Theatre WorkshopMiles…

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Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Polka Theatre Announces New Season For Autumn/Winter 2018 by Blouin Artinfo

Polka Theatre recently announced the new season for autumn/winter 2018.On the Main Stage, the season opens with “Three Sat Under the Banyan Tree,” the first ever stage adaptation of the …

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Sunday, June 3, 2018

SpongeBob SquarePants & More Win 2018 Drama Desk Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

Winners have been announced for the 63rd Annual Drama Desk Awards! The ceremony honoring the best in Broadway, off-Broadway and off-off-Broadway was held on June 3 at Town Hall. The event wa…

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Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Stage preview: Theater community adopts upstart 'Orphans' by Sharon Eberson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

New theaters, productions and companies of all shapes and sizes are popping up in and around Pittsburgh with a mind-numbing frequency.

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