Saturday, June 22, 2024

Estelle Parsons and Stephen Spinella Onstage in THE VELOCITY OF AUTUMN! by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: Now in previews, The Velocity of Autumn is a 90-minute powder keg dark comedy by Eric Coble that stars Academy Award winner Estelle Parsons (Bonnie and Clyde, '…

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Friday, June 21, 2024

Chatting with Estelle Parsons and the Company of Broadway's THE VELOCITY OF AUTUMN by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: The cast met the press this morning and BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge was on hand to chat with the whole gang. Check out what Parsons and company had to say abo…

SOURCE: YouTube at 07:32PM
Wednesday, May 22, 2024

Estelle Parsons and Stephen Spinella in Highlights of THE VELOCITY OF AUTUMN by BroadwayWorld

From BroadwayWorld's Archive: The Velocity of Autumn, a new two-character play from Cleveland-based playwright Eric Coble, is now running atArena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theate…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:02AM
Wednesday, November 23, 2022

Estelle Parsons At 95: An Independent Woman by Frank Rizzo

Estelle Parsons sits in her sunny living room in her Upper West Side apartment, taking an afternoon break from preparations for her annual trip to New Hampshire’s Lake Winnipesaukee, where…

SOURCE: ShowRiz at 01:31PM
Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Live Chat with Patrick Torres and Heather Strickland by Beltline To Broadway

Hear what Patrick Torres and Heather Strickland have to say about welcoming audiences back inside the Cantey V. Sutton Theatre in over a year and THE VELOCITY OF AUTUMN (which opens this wee…

SOURCE: YouTube at 01:24PM
Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Spotlight On...Steven Hauck by Michael Block

Name: Steven HauckHometown: I was born in Princeton, NJ but I grew up in Austin, TX. I still go there for Christmas. It’s usually 70 degrees.Education: I got a BA in Speech and Theater fro…

SOURCE: TheaterInTheNow at 03:50PM
Tuesday, December 30, 2014

BWW TV: The Year that Was- Celebrating the Plays of 2014! by BroadwayWorld TV

It has been an epic year for Broadway, with a whopping twenty-four plays having opened in 2014. Before we get wrapped up in the theatre season ahead, BroadwayWorld wants to stop and salute t…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:01AM
Monday, June 30, 2014

Markus Potter’s Stalking The Bogeyman Will Play Off-Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Markus Potter’s Stalking The Bogeyman will have its off-Broadway premiere at New World Stages. The drama, which has additional writing from Broadway favorite Santino Fontana, among oth…

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Friday, June 20, 2014

The 2013 - 2014 Box Office Final Summarry by JK

#1The numbers are in, and the 2013 - 2014 Broadway season showed gains in all three indicators (attendance, grosses and playing weeks)  For more about the record books, click HERE.…

SOURCE: JK's TheatreScene at 09:00AM
Friday, June 13, 2014

Box Office: 2013 - 2014 Season: Quarter 4 by JK

#1 Again!The numbers are in and the entire 2013-2014 Broadway Season was one for the record books, in terms of the box office.  Below, all 41 shows that played during the last 13 weeks …

SOURCE: JK's TheatreScene at 10:13PM
Monday, June 9, 2014

Theater Editor Dave Lefkowitz’s Tony Post-Mortem by David Lefkowitz

Well, voters certainly liked “A Raisin in the Sun”, and “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder” and “All the Way” got some love, too, at the 68th annual Tony Awards, held Sund…

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Sunday, June 8, 2014


Best Play Act OneAll the WayCasa ValentinaMothers and SonsOutside MullingarBest Musical After MidnightAladdinBeautiful - The Carole King Musical A …

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Saturday, June 7, 2014

My 2014 Tony Award Predictions by Lauren Yarger

Neil Patrick HarrisBy Lauren YargerIt has been a really good Broadway season culminating in a list of Tony Award nominations that are missing some great additions (because there just aren't …

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Friday, June 6, 2014

Stagebuddy’s Dave Lefkowitz Hosts 10th Annual Tony Radio Show, 6/7 by David Lefkowitz

Sure, we’ll all be spending three hours Sunday night watching the Tony Awards on CBS-TV, but for theater fun the day before, tune in to UNC Radio (, from noon-5pm(East…

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Monday, June 2, 2014

Theater Editor Dave Lefkowitz’s 2014 Tony Awards Predictions by David Lefkowitz

So I’ve spent the past two weeks mapping out my annual radio special (see below) devoted to the Tony Awards – sorting through the nominations, choosing critics from various publications …

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Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Fun Home, Appropriate, The Open House & More Take Home 2014 Obie Awards by

The 59th annual Village Voice Obie Awards were announced on May 19 at a ceremony at Webster Hall hosted by Hamish Linklater and Tamara Tunie. The awards feature informal categories that chan…

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Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Estelle Parsons Will Receive Lifetime Achievement Obie at 2014 Awards by Ryan McPhee

Oscar winner and The Velocity of Autumn Tony nominee Estelle Parsons will receive the Lifetime Achievement Obie at the 59th annual Village Voice Obie Awards, which will be presented on May 1…

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Monday, May 12, 2014

2014 Outer Critics Awards Announced: Gentleman's Guide, All the Way Take Broadway Honors by Lauren Yarger

Jefferson Mays as Lord Adalbert in a scene from A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder at the Walter Kerr Theater. Photo: Joan Marcus.Bryan Cranston as LBJ in All the Way. Photo: Evgenia Eli…

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Friday, May 9, 2014

Broadway Theater Review: The Velocity of Autumn with Estelle Parsons by Lauren Yarger

Estelle Parsons and Stephen Spinella. Photo: Joan MarcusThe Velocity of AutumnBy Eric CobleDirected by Molly SmithThe Booth TheatreWhat's It all About:Elderly Alexandra (Estelle Parsons…

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How ‘The Velocity of Autumn’ ran into the ferocity of Broadway economics by Nelson Pressley

Washington-based producer Larry Kaye didn’t break a leg on Broadway, but he’s now walking with a cane. Kaye stumbled in a hotel lobby recently while talking to a British producer interes…

SOURCE: Washington Post at 11:42AM

The Show 5/7/14 - Audience Choice Awards, "Les Miz" & More by

The weekly news program written by and starring the editorial staff of! This week, theater news featuring 2014 Audience Choice Award nominations, closing dates for …

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:06AM
Wednesday, May 7, 2014

The Numbers Game, May 5-11, 2014 by David Lefkowitz

One aspect of commercial Broadway theater not really covered by previews, reviews, puff pieces and essays is the numbers game – that is, where a show might be in terms of box-office grosse…

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Monday, May 5, 2014

Broadway Ticket Buying Guide: May 5-11 by BroadwayWorld

Just yesterday, Broadway lost The Velocity of Autumn, the first casualty of the Spring 2014 season. Theatre-goers have just under two weeks to catch The Bridges of Madison County before clos…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:47PM

The Velocity of Autumn by Richard Seff

It’s alarming to have to report that Eric Coble’s two hander which starred Estelle Parsons and Stephen Spinella closed Sunday night after 16 performances on Broadway. A battery o…

SOURCE: DC Theatre Scene at 01:48PM
Sunday, May 4, 2014

BWW TV Flashback: Estelle Parsons and Stephen Spinella Close THE VELOCITY OF AUTUMN Today by BroadwayWorld TV

THE VELOCITY OF AUTUMN will play its final performance at Broadway's Booth Theatre today, having played 22 preview and 16 regular performances. Starring Academy Award winner Estelle Parsons …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 09:18AM
Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Taking Time Out for Tony Talk: 2014 Edition by Broadway & Me

The Tony nominations announced yesterday morning were as perplexing as ever. Maybe even more so. As happens every year, some “sure things” got left out (almost none of the big name movie…

SOURCE: Broadway & Me at 01:40PM

After Their DC Run and Now on Broadway: Estelle Parsons, Mary Bridget Davies, Idina Menzel, Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey Receive 2014 Tony Award Nominati by Joel Markowitz

DC audiences will be happy to know that Estelle Parsons and Mary Bridget Davies were nominated for their performances for The Velocity of Autumn and A Night With Janis Joplin which stopp…

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 12:50AM
Tuesday, April 29, 2014

The Velocity of Autumn *1/2 by Barry

By: David ShewardEstelle Parsons, Stephen SpinellaThere's potential for a moving and realistic examination of old age and family dynamics in Eric Coble's slender one-act The Velocity of Autu…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 11:55PM

2014 Tony Awards Show Clip: The Velocity of Autumn by The Tony Awards

The Velocity of Autumn is nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play Estelle Parsons

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2014 Tony Nominees React - Estelle Parsons - 'Happy to think my work is noteworthy' by BroadwayWorld

Estelle Parsons, The Velocity of Autumn, Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:37PM

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