Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Odds & Ends: National Geographic Postpones Cynthia Erivo-Led Genius: Aretha & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. National Geographic Postpones Cynthia Erivo-Led Genius: Aretha Theater fans will have to wait a little longer to see Tony w…

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Watch Joan Allen, Boyd Gaines, Cynthia Nixon, More Read The Heidi Chronicles on Plays in the House Live Stream, Benefiting The Actors Fund by Andrew Gans

Plays in the House is a spinoff of Stars in the House, the daily benefit series created by Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley that offers mini concerts and conversations in the wake of the coron…

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Seth Rudetsky Kicks off 'Plays in the House' Today With THE HEIDI CHRONICLES, Starring Cynthia Nixon, Joan Allen, Peter Friedman, and More!

The Actors Fund announced today that SiriusXM Broadway host Seth Rudetsky and his husband, producer James Wesley, will also produce and host Plays in the House as part of its weekly lineup o…

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VIDEO: Watch a HEIDI CHRONICLES Reunion on STARS IN THE HOUSE with Seth Rudetsky- Live at 2pm!

Stars in The House continues today (2pm) with the original cast of The Heidi Chronicles: Joan Allen, Peter Friedman, Boyd Gaines, Ellen Parker, Joanne Camp, Anne Lange, Drew McVety, and Cynt…

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Tuesday, March 31, 2020

STARS IN THE HOUSE Welcomes THE HEIDI CHRONICLES Original Broadway Cast Tomorrow

Stars in The House continues tomorrow with the original Broadway cast of Wendy Wasserstein's The Heidi Chronicles.

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Thursday, March 19, 2020

Mad Men Star Elisabeth Moss on Bringing Wendy Wasserstein's Feminist Heroine Back to Broadway in The Heidi Chronicles by Carey Purcell

The Broadway revival opened at the Music Box Theatre March 19, 2015.

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Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Len Cariou to Be Joined by David Lansbury in Harry Townsend's Last Stand by Andy Lefkowitz

God that's good! In a sweet bit of casting, David Lansbury will join the cast of the off-Broadway two-hander Harry Townsend's Last Stand beginning on March 9. Veteran actor Lansbury, who i…

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

Peter Friedman to Join Fellow Ragtime Originals Audra McDonald & Brian Stokes Mitchell for Reunion Benefit by Andy Lefkowitz

Peter Friedman, the veteran actor who earned a Tony nomination for his turn as Tateh in the 1998 original Broadway production of Ragtime, will reprise his performance in the upcoming Actors …

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Thursday, December 12, 2019

Cynthia Erivo & More Stage Stars Nominated for Screen Actors Guild Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

Nominations are here for the 26th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, honoring the best acting work in television and on film. A slew of stage stars fill out the list of nominees for the awar…

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Thursday, October 10, 2019

Tickets Are Now on Sale for Plaza Suite Starring Matthew Broderick & Sarah Jessica Parker by

Tickets are now on sale for the upcoming Broadway revival of Neil Simon's 1968 comedy Plaza Suite. Tony winner John Benjamin Hickey will direct the production, set to begin previews on Marc…

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Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Matthew Broderick & Sarah Jessica Parker to Star in Broadway Revival of Neil Simon's Plaza Suite by Andy Lefkowitz

Married stars Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker will team up on stage this spring in a new Broadway production of the late Neil Simon's 1968 comedy Plaza Suite. Upcoming Inheritance…

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Monday, July 22, 2019

Bryce Pinkham, Gordon Clapp & Frank Wood Join Cast of The Great Society on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Further casting is set for The Great Society, the sequel to Robert Schenkkan's Tony-winning play All the Way, set to arrive on Broadway this fall. The recently announced production, directed…

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Sunday, May 12, 2019

Review: ‘The Heidi Chronicles’ at The Clarice by Betsy Lizotte

The University of Maryland’s Production of The Heidi Chronicles, by playwright Wendy Wasserstein and directed by Scot Reese, leads the audience through the productive life of protagonist H…

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Monday, March 4, 2019

Julie White Joins Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus; Andrea Martin Departs by Andy Lefkowitz

Following an injury sustained by Andrea Martin, Julie White has stepped in to join Taylor Mac's Broadway-debut play Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus directed by George C. Wolfe. White wi…

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Julie White Joins Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus; Andrea Martin Departs Following Injury by Andy Lefkowitz

Julie White has stepped in to join Taylor Mac's Broadway-debut play Gary: A Sequel to Titus Andronicus following an injury sustained by Andrea Martin, who broke four ribs in an accident dur…

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Friday, December 28, 2018

“We Are Not Alone” at Crow’s Theatre, Toronto by Blouin Artinfo

Called an out-of-this world theatrical encounter by critics; “We Are Not Alone” written by and starring Damien Atkins will be on stage at Toronto’s Crow Theatre from January 7-26, 2019…

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Friday, December 7, 2018

Full Casting Announced for Classic Stage Company's Strindbergs in Rep by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for the upcoming off-Broadway revivals of two 19th-century August Strindberg plays to be performed in repertory at Classic Stage Company. The previously announced plays, …

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Thursday, December 6, 2018

Billy Porter, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Glenn Close, Lucas Hedges Earn 2019 Golden Globe Nominations by Andy Lefkowitz

Nominations are here for the Hollywood Foreign Press Association's 2019 Golden Globe Awards. A talented group of theater alums are among the list of creatives set to be recognized at the…

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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

The Waverly Gallery's Joan Allen on Steppenwolf Royalty, Her Elaine May 'Master Class' & More on Show People by

Tony winner Joan Allen is back on Broadway in The Waverly Gallery, Kenneth Lonergan's autobiographical play about a family matriarch's decline. Allen plays Ellen, the caregiving daug…

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Monday, September 17, 2018

Tony Carlin Takes Over for Paxton Whitehead in Broadway's Bernhardt/Hamlet by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway veteran Tony Carlin has stepped in for the role of Louis in Theresa Rebeck's world premiere play Bernhardt/Hamlet. Carlin, who was originally understudying the role, replaces To…

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Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Christine Lahti to Star as Gloria Steinem in Off-Broadway's Gloria: A Life by Andy Lefkowitz

Emmy-winning actress Christine Lahti has been announced as the title star of Gloria: A Life, a new audience-interactive play about journalist and activist Gloria Steinem. The previously anno…

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Sunday, June 10, 2018

The Band's Visit's Tony Shalhoub Wins First Tony Award by Andy Lefkowitz

Hats off to Tony Shalhoub, who has won his first Tony Award! The stage-and-screen star triumphed in the Leading Actor in a Musical category for his turn as Tewfiq in The Band’s Visit. …

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Thursday, June 7, 2018

Joan Allen to Join Elaine May, Michael Cera & Lucas Hedges in The Waverly Gallery on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Joan Allen is returning to the Great White Way. The Tony winner and Oscar nominee will appear in the upcoming Broadway premiere of Oscar winner Kenneth Lonergan's Pulitzer-nominated play…

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Monday, March 19, 2018

Two-Time Tony Award Winner Cynthia Nixon Is Running for Governor of New York by

Stage-and-screen veteran Cynthia Nixon has officially announced her candidacy as governor of the State of New York. The two-time Tony and Emmy winner will be part of the September 13 De…

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Sunday, January 7, 2018

Dear Evan Hansen's Pasek & Paul and More Broadway Greats Win 2018 Golden Globe Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

The 2018 Golden Globe Awards ceremony was a meaningful evening for the beloved Tony-winning songwriters of Broadway hit Dear Evan Hansen. Benj Pasek and Justin Paul took home the Golden Glob…

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Thursday, September 14, 2017

Theatre Review: ‘The Heidi Chronicles’ at Rep Stage by Mark Beachy

Winner of the 1989 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and Tony Award for Best Play, “The Heidi Chronicles” by Wendy Wasserstein is playing at the Rep Stage in Columbia, MD as part of its …

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Tuesday, September 12, 2017

The Heidi Chronicles at Rep Stage (review) by Jayne Blanchard

    Watching Rep Stage’s luminous production of The Heidi Chronicles as a spinster of a certain age, you don’t know whether to belt out “Mirror, Mirror” from Stephen Sondhe…

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Monday, September 11, 2017

Review: ‘The Heidi Chronicles’ at Rep Stage by John Harding

Even successful plays get retired from the workforce after a few seasons. A select few, however, may go on to a new phase of wizened seniority. That is the case with The Heidi Chronicles, no…

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Saturday, August 19, 2017

Seeing Yourself Onstage: The Heidi Chronicles by Carey

  I often go to the theater to escape my life. Not that my life is horrible, but who doesn’t need a break now and then from their everyday problems, jobs, or relationships? Plays and …

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Thursday, August 17, 2017

Interview: Bryce Pinkham on Becoming a Crooner for ‘Holiday Inn’ by Jose Solis

With a swoon-worthy voice, and the comedic chops to go with it, Bryce Pinkham has become the ultimate Broadway leading man. In A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder he played lovable soci…

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Friday, June 2, 2017

People You Should Know . . . Emily Chadick Weiss by Zack Calhoon

Emily Chadick Weiss is a writer for the PBS Kids TV Show “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood.” Her screenplay, The Life and Times Of and her pilot, “Stunt,” were both finalists at The Aus…

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