Saturday, November 27, 2021

Checking In With… Next to Normal Tony Winner Tom Kitt by Andrew Gans

The composer is currently represented on New York stages with two new musicals: Flying Over Sunset on Broadway and The Visitor Off-Broadway.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Wednesday, November 24, 2021

The Visitor by Elyse Trevers

Photo credit: Joan Marcus We have a conflict in America. While it is built on the shoulders of immigrants,and the Statue of Liberty stands tall in New york harbor, our policies discourage im…

SOURCE: stagebuddy.com at 11:34AM
Monday, November 22, 2021

Off-Broadway Review: “The Visitor” at the Public’s Newman Theater (Through Sunday, December 5, 2021) by David Roberts

The new musical “The Visitor,” now playing at the Public’s Newman Theater, is based on the 2007 film sharing the same title, with a book by Kwame Kwei-Armah and Brian Yorkey, music by …

SOURCE: Theatre Reviews Limited at 03:27PM
Saturday, November 20, 2021

The Visitor by Darryl Reilly

David Hyde Pierce taking off his suit trousers to practice on a drum in his boxer shorts is one of many hilarious bits that are meshed with drama in "The Visitor." It’s a faithful, resonan…

SOURCE: www.theaterscene.net at 06:04PM

"The Visitor" May Have Arrived Too Late by Broadwayandme

Everyone involved with The Public Theater’s new musical The Visitor seems to be walking on eggshells. And who can blame them?   The week before previews were scheduled to begin, the prod…

SOURCE: Broadway & Me at 01:48PM
Friday, November 19, 2021

Trouble in Mind ***, Assassins ****, The Visitor *,Morning’s at Seven **** by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward November 19, 2021: Revivals and adaptations are proving startlingly relevant on and Off-Broadway. Alice Childress’s Trouble in Mind premiered Off-Broadway in 1955. The…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 08:46AM
Monday, November 15, 2021

The Visitor **1/2 by Barry Gordin

By: Samuel L. Leiter November 15, 2021: The Visitor, a new musical at the Public based on the Thomas McCarthy film of 2007, was on the verge of opening last year when, like so many other…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 09:28AM
Sunday, November 14, 2021

This Week on Broadway for November 14, 2021: The Visitor @ The Public by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere review The Visitor @ The Public, Trevor: The Musical @ Stage 42, Nollywood Dreams @ MCC, Rent @ Signature Theatre (Arlington, VA), The D…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 04:00PM
Friday, November 12, 2021

Behind the music of THE VISITOR | The Public Theater by The Public Theater

Now - December 5 THE VISITOR Music by Tom Kitt Lyrics by Brian Yorkey Book by Kwame Kwei-Armah & Brian Yorkey Choreography by Lorin Latarro Directed by Daniel Sullivan Based on the Groundswe…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:06PM

New Musicals to See Off Broadway This Winter - Ten tuneful shows for grown-ups and families by Raven Snook

Ten tuneful shows for grown-ups and families Broadway isn't the only destination for exciting musicals. In fact, many Tony-winning Broadway tuners actually started out on smaller NYC stages,…

SOURCE: www.tdf.org at 12:00AM
Tuesday, November 9, 2021

Scenes from THE VISITOR | The Public Theater by The Public Theater

Extended! Now - December 5 thepublic.nyc/thevisitor With heart, humor, and lush new songs, Pulitzer Prize and Tony-winning team Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey and Kwame Kwei-Armah bring their so…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:06PM
Monday, November 8, 2021

Today on Broadway: Monday, November 8, 2021 by Ashley Steves

“The Visitor” and “Sweatshop Overlord” Open (To Very Different Reviews), This Week’s Show Schedule, The Muny Announces Its Full Season “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday th…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 07:55AM
Friday, November 5, 2021

Off-Broadway Review: ‘The Visitor’ by Matthew Wexler

David Hyde Pierce and Ahmad Maksound star in the world-premiere musical 'The Visitor' at New York City's Public Theater. The post Off-Broadway Review: ‘The Visitor’ appeared first on Th…

SOURCE: The Broadway Blog at 05:06PM

A Look Inside Opening Night of The Visitor at the Public Theater by Marc J. Franklin

The musical by Tom Kitt, Brian Yorkey, and Kwame Kwei-Armah officially opened Off-Broadway November 4.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:35PM

Read the Reviews for The Visitor Off-Broadway by Playbill Staff

The new musical, now at The Public Theater, was penned by Tom Kitt, Brian Yorkey, and Kwame Kwei-Armah.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:33AM

Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of THE VISITOR at the Public Theater

Just last night, The Public Theater celebrated the world premiere musical THE VISITOR, with music by Pulitzer Prize winner Tom Kitt, lyrics by Pulitzer Prize winner Brian Yorkey and a book …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:01AM
Thursday, November 4, 2021

Review Roundup: THE VISITOR Opens at The Public Theater- The Critics Weigh In!

The world premiere musical THE VISITOR, with music by Pulitzer Prize winner Tom Kitt, lyrics by Pulitzer Prize winner Brian Yorkey and a book by Kwame Kwei-Armah and Brian Yorkey, opened t…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:12PM

The Visitor Review. Cuddly immigrants march to the beat of a dated drummer by New York Theaterh

Why did I have a far more muted reaction to “The Visitor,” a well-acted, well-meaning new musical at the Public Theater about the friendship between a widowed economics professor and an …

SOURCE: New York Theater at 10:15PM

Review: ‘The Visitor’ Lags Behind the Times by Maya Phillips

The new musical, based on the 2008 film and delayed by the pandemic, debuts at the Public Theater. But its story of a white professor helping immigrants feels out of step with the moment.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 09:18PM

‘The Visitor’ Review: David Hyde Pierce Stars in a Musical With No Beat by Gordon Cox

The djembe drum is the sacred heartbeat of West Africa, a powerful instrument conveying messages of struggle and liberation for African people. Traditionally used by griots to connect histor…

SOURCE: Variety at 09:00PM

The Visitor: Good Intentions Don’t Always Pay Off, in Life or Musical Theater by Frank Scheck

★★★☆☆ David Hyde Pierce stars in this musical adaptation of the 2007 film, featuring a score by Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey The post The Visitor: Good Intentions Don’t Always Pay O…

SOURCE: New York Stage Review at 08:56PM

The Visitor: A Screen-to-Stage Show That Never Rises Above Mediocre by Melissa Rose Bernardo

★★★☆☆ The musical version of Tom McCarthy’s 2007 film expands its view but loses its heart The post The Visitor: A Screen-to-Stage Show That Never Rises Above Mediocre appeared f…

SOURCE: New York Stage Review at 08:55PM

Review: The Visitor Makes an Unwelcome World Premiere Off-Broadway

Tom Kitt, Brian Yorkey, and Kwame Kwei-Armah adapt a 2007 film about oppressed immigrants into a musical.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 08:12PM

New Musical The Visitor Opens at Off-Broadway's Public Theater November 4 by Ryan McPhee

The show, starring David Hyde Pierce, Ahmad Maksoud, Alysha Deslorieux, and more, has extended its limited run.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:11PM

The Visitor Extends at the Public Theater

The world-premiere musical, starring David Hyde Pierce, adds a week of performances to its off-Broadway run.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 12:24PM
Wednesday, November 3, 2021

Interview: With Waitress, Doubtfire, The Visitor, and More, Lorin Latarro Hits the Grou

The prolific choreographer tells us about her new projects.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 10:42AM
Thursday, October 28, 2021

Revisiting THE VISITOR with Kwame Kwei-Armah by The Public Theater

Co-Book Writer, Kwame Kwei-Armah shares the process of adapting THE VISITOR and our responsibility as artists to inspire change. THE VISITOR Now through November 28 Access tickets: thepubli…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:48PM

A 1st Look at the World Premiere of The Visitor at the Public Theater by Marc J. Franklin

The musical by Tom Kitt, Brian Yorkey, and Kwame Kwei-Armah is set to open Off-Broadway November 4.

SOURCE: Playbill at 04:17PM

Photos: First Look at THE VISITOR at The Public Theater

The Public Theater's THE VISITOR began performances in the Newman Theater on Saturday, October 16 and will run through Sunday, November 28. Tony winner Daniel Sullivan directs this unforget…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:10PM
Thursday, October 21, 2021

Today on Broadway: Thursday, October 21, 2021 by Matt Tamanini

Ari’el Stachel Departs “The Visitor,” Cortney Wolfson Says She Was Fired for Being Pregnant, Showstoppers! Extends “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podcast hi…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 07:55AM

Wake Up With BWW 10/21: FLYING OVER SUNSET Clips, Ari'el Stachel Departs THE VISITOR, and More!

Today's top stories: Get a first look at Flying Over Sunset in a montage of clips, and more!

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 06:03AM

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