Monday, May 16, 2022

Drama Desk Award Nominations 2022: 'SIX' and 'Kimberly Akimbo' Lead the Pack - Which of your favorites made the list? by Raven Snook

Theatre's return season has been triumphant and rocky. Because of COVID-19, schedules are constantly changing, not just for individual productions but for theatre awards, too. Traditionally,…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Tony Nominee Jeremy O. Harris to Serve as Presiding Playwright for 2023 Yale Drama Series Prize by Leah Putnam

Harris, nominated for a Tony for his work Slave Play, will ultimately select this year's winner.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:42PM

Jeremy O. Harris Announced as Next Presiding Playwright for 2023 Yale Drama Series Prize

The 2023 Yale Drama Series Prize has chosen Jeremy O. Harris, the Yale alum and Tony-nominated author of Slave Play, as the presiding playwright for its landmark 15th anniversary year. A…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:24PM

‘Slave Play’ Author Jeremy O. Harris Selected As Yale Drama Series Prize Presiding Playwright by Greg Evans

EXCLUSIVE: Jeremy O. Harris, the Tony-nominated author of Slave Play, has been named the presiding playwright for the 2023 Yale Drama Series Prize, one of the theater world’s most prestigi…

SOURCE: Deadline at 12:00PM
Tuesday, May 3, 2022

12 Shows to See Off Broadway in May - Catch 'Romeo & Bernadette,' 'Fat Ham' at The Public, 'soft' at MCC Theater and more by Raven Snook

Catch Romeo & Bernadette, Fat Ham at The Public, soft at MCC Theater and more --- Broadway's spring season may have wrapped but many of Off-Broadway's most exciting theatre companies con…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Tuesday, April 26, 2022

Broadway Review: “A Strange Loop” at the Lyceum Theatre (Currently On) by David Roberts

Two deeply significant plays by Jeremy O. Harris – “Daddy” (Off-Broadway 2019) and “Slave Play” (Broadway 2021) – highlighted significant issues about the self-identity of young …

SOURCE: Theatre Reviews Limited at 10:00PM

Design Workshop with Clint Ramos & David Zinn by American Theatre Wing

Join us for a special design workshop with Tony Award-winning Designers, Clint Ramos and David Zinn! Clint and David will speak with four MFA Scenic and Costume Design students as they parti…

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Monday, April 25, 2022

Complete Cast Set for Shakespeare in the Park's Richard III by Lindsey Sullivan

Complete casting has been revealed for the previously announced Shakespeare in the Park production of Richard III, directed by Slave Play Tony nominee Robert O’Hara and starring Danai Guri…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:36PM
Monday, April 11, 2022

'Daddy' A Melodrama, Almeida Theatre review - production exuberance carries a new play of promise by Tom Birchenough

Jeremy O Harris's scintillating drama poses questions about possession, in life and art Danya Taymor’s production of “Daddy” A Melodrama has a huge exuberance: a tour de force in itsel…

SOURCE: theartsdesk.com at 02:12AM
Sunday, April 10, 2022

The week in theatre: Daddy; Black Love; The Fever Syndrome by Susannah Clapp

Almeida; Kiln; Hampstead, LondonJeremy O Harris’s trance-like study of power play sizzles; Chinonyerem Odimba tells a complex sibling story; and Robert Lindsay stars in a predictable famil…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 06:42AM
Saturday, April 9, 2022

"Confederates” Surveys Some Common Ground Bridging the Past and the Present by Jan Simpson

In the opening monologue of Confederates, now running at the Pershing Square Signature Center through April 24, a college professor runs down a list of popular culture centered around slaver…

SOURCE: Broadway & Me at 01:33PM
Friday, April 8, 2022

Read the Reviews for U.K. Premiere of Jeremy O. Harris's Daddy by Margaret Hall

The work from the Tony-nominated Slave Play playwright premiered Off-Broadway in 2019.

SOURCE: Playbill at 08:18PM
Thursday, April 7, 2022

“DADDY” by Libby Purves and Friends

 QUEER AS FOLK BY THE INFINITY POOL Jeremy O Harris is a much feted American playwright (a Tony for Slave Play) adept at drilling in to the moment:  BLM, fashionable white guilt, showy t…

SOURCE: theatrecat.com at 08:03AM
Wednesday, April 6, 2022

U.K. Premiere of Jeremy O. Harris' 'Daddy' Opens at London's Almeida Theatre April 6 by Logan Culwell-Block

The work from the Tony-nominated Slave Play playwright premiered Off-Broadway in 2019.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:06AM
Monday, April 4, 2022

Odds & Ends: Oscar Isaac, Renée Elise Goldsberry & More Set for Public Theater Gala by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed. Renée Elise Goldsberry (Photo by Emilio Madrid for Broadway.com) The Public Theater Announces Gala on the Green The Public Theat…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 06:48PM
Wednesday, March 30, 2022

Joaquina Kalukango Wishes She Was Taught Paradise Square in History Class by Caitlin Moynihan

Joaquina Kalukango was nominated for a 2020 Tony Award for her performance in Slave Play, and now she is back commanding the Broadway stage in the new musical Paradise Square. In the p…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:12PM
Saturday, March 26, 2022

Kelly A. Martindale (Stage Manager) | Playbill

Slave Play Playbill - Opening Night, Slave Play Opened December 02, 2021. Stage Manager; Fight Captain; Intimacy Captain.

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U.K. Premiere of Jeremy O. Harris' 'Daddy' Begins at London's Almeida Theatre March 26 by Logan Culwell-Block

The work from the Tony-nominated Slave Play playwright premiered Off-Broadway in 2019.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:24AM
Friday, March 18, 2022

West Coast Premiere Of SLAVE PLAY Breaks Box Office Record at Center Theatre Group

The West Coast premiere of playwright Jeremy O. Harris' unflinching new work “Slave Play” reopened the Center Theatre Group / Mark Taper Forum with the highest grossing five-week engagem…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:45PM
Thursday, March 10, 2022

Broadway Games: Knowing the Season by JK

Broadway Games: Knowing the Season How well do you know the shows that will be opening between now and the April 28th Tony Awards deadline? MATCH THE SHOW TO THE DESCRIPTION: …

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 10:48AM
Monday, February 28, 2022

VIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night of SLAVE PLAY in Los Angeles

Last week marked opening night of the West Coast premiere of playwright Jeremy O. Harris' unflinching new work Slave Play in Los Angeles at the Center Theatre Group / Mark Taper Forum now…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:34PM

Slave Play Opening Night by Center Theatre Group

SLAVE PLAY By Jeremy O. Harris Directed by Robert O’Hara February 9 – March 13, 2022 It's the most Tony Award®-nominated play in history. It stunned off-Broadway. Then it shocke…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:37PM
Sunday, February 27, 2022

JOAQUINA KALUKANGO ISN’T AFRAID TO SPEAK UP ANYMORE by Robert Shuman

(Originally printed in The New York Times,  2/25; via Update News World and Pam Green; Photo:  The New York Times.) When Joaquina Kalukango was Done with “Slave Play,” she was done w…

SOURCE: stagevoices.com at 12:11PM
Monday, February 21, 2022

Slave Play by Steven Morris

The post Slave Play appeared first on STAGE RAW - ARTS IN L.A. - SERVED FRESH.

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Slave Play at the Taper by Steven Morris

Though it streaks across the theatrical firmament like a comet, its tail is more luminous than the substance of the object itself -- an object that rattles and prattles along its trajectory,…

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Full Cast Announced for U.K. Premiere of Jeremy O. Harris' 'Daddy' | Playbill

The work from the Tony-nominated Slave Play playwright premiered Off-Broadway in 2019.

SOURCE: Google at 09:57PM

Review Roundup: Critics Sound Off On SLAVE PLAY At Mark Taper Forum

Last week marked opening night of the West Coast premiere of playwright Jeremy O. Harris' unflinching new work Slave Play in Los Angeles at the Center Theatre Group / Mark Taper Forum now th…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:01PM

Photos: Get A First Look At SLAVE PLAY At Mark Taper Forum

BroadwayWorld has a first look at the West Coast premiere of playwright Jeremy O. Harris' unflinching new work 'Slave Play' in Los Angeles at the Center Theatre Group / Mark Taper Forum no…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:58PM
Monday, February 14, 2022

‘Paradise Square’ announces full Broadway cast, starts rehearsals by Broadway News

“Paradise Square” began rehearsals Monday, ahead of a scheduled Broadway run starting this March. Joaquina Kalukango and Chilina Kennedy lead the cast, most of whom were part of the show…

SOURCE: Broadway News at 01:10PM
Wednesday, February 2, 2022

Shakespeare in the Park Season to Feature Richard III, Starring Danai Gurira by Lindsey Sullivan

Shakespeare in the Park will celebrate its 60 anniversary when it returns to the Delacorte Theater this summer. The season will feature Richard III, directed by Slave Play Tony nominee R…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:33PM
Tuesday, February 1, 2022

Broadway grosses fall to $15 million amid winter downturn by Caitlin Huston

Broadway grosses dropped to $15 million last week, as the number of running productions dwindled to 19.  That’s a $1.5 million drop from the previous week and the second lowest aggregate …

SOURCE: Broadway News at 03:58PM