Friday, December 14, 2018

Three on the Aisle: Is It Filmed or Is It Live? by American Theatre Editors

The critics answer listener questions, including on whether they would ever review a taping of a live performance, and debate 'To Kill a Mockingbird' on Broadway.

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All Rise! See Who Turned Out for To Kill a Mockingbird's Star-Studded Opening Night by Lindsey Sullivan

The highly anticipated stage adaptation of Harper Lee's Pulitzer-winning novel To Kill a Mockingbird opened at Broadway's Shubert Theatre on December 13. The world premiere features …

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‘Mockingbird’ is still relevant 60 years later on Broadway by Joe Dziemianowicz

Not long into this new “To Kill a Mockingbird,” a young girl considers what she’s just heard in a courtroom. “All rise,” says Scout, marveling at the weight of the words while imag…

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See Anne Hathaway, Hugh Jackman, and More Celebrate Opening Night of Broadway's To Kill A Mockingbird by Marc J. Franklin

The Aaron Sorkin-penned stage adaptation officially opened at the Shubert Theatre December 13.

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Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD by Walter McBride

To Kill A Mockingbird officially opened last night at the Shubert Theatre. BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out photos from the opening night red carpet below

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Thursday, December 13, 2018

BWW Review: Jeff Daniels is Atticus Finch in Aaron Sorkin and Bartlett Sher's Exquisite Adaptation of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD by Michael Dale

Without knowing any better, one might easily mistake the new stage adaptation of Harper Lee's Pulitzer-winning 1960 novel 'To Kill A Mockingbird' for a revival of a classic Golden Age Broadw…

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Broadway’s ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ is here, and Jeff Daniels soars as Atticus Finch by Peter Marks

Aaron Sorkin’s adaptation of Harper Lee’s indelible novel has its official opening at the Shubert Theatre.

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To Kill a Mockingbird review – Aaron Sorkin spellbinds Broadway by Alexis Soloski

Sam S Shubert Theatre, New YorkThe Oscar-winning writer’s controversial adaptation of the Harper Lee novel hits the stage with a splash and a strong central performance from Jeff DanielsAa…

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Today on Broadway: Friday, December 14, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Critics Weigh in on “To Kill a Mockingbird” on Broadway, Lin’s Promoting “Mary Poppins Returns” Everywhere, James has an Interesting Casting Suggestion!…

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Read the Reviews for Broadway’s To Kill a Mockingbird by Ryan McPhee

Jeff Daniels stars in Aaron Sorkin’s stage adaptation of the Harper Lee classic.

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To Kill a Mockingbird, Sam S Shubert Theatre, New York

In Jeff Daniels’ portrayal, the novel’s shrewd and saintly widower becomes a flawed and somewhat diffident figure

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‘To Kill A Mockingbird’ Broadway Review: Aaron Sorkin, Jeff Daniels Deliver An Atticus For Our Times by Greg Evans

When Scout, Jem and Dill take the stage in Aaron Sorkin’s To Kill a Mockingbird, they’re not rolling a tire down the sidewalk or peering into the knothole of some old oak tree. T…

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Review: ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ holds court, without the drama by Elizabeth Bradley

“All rise!” is the exhortation upon which Aaron Sorkin’s new adaptation of “To Kill a Mockingbird” ends, and, sure enough, before the curtain could completely fall, almost all of t…

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'To Kill a Mockingbird' on Broadway: Harper Lee's story is dragged into the present by Aaron Sorkin by Chris Jones

Ever since Gregory Peck, the Tom Hanks of his moment, starred in the film version of Harper Lee's "To Kill a Mockingbird" in 1962, the small-town lawyer Atticus Finch has been a symbol of Am…

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Review Roundup: See The Critics Verdict On TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD On Broadway by Review Roundups

Jeff Daniels stars in Aaron Sorkin's adaptation of the classic novel, To Kill A Mockingbird, opening on Broadway tonight

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To Kill a Mockingbird: Harper Lee’s Classic Makes Magnificent Theater by Steven Suskin

★★★★★ Atticus, Scout, Jem and the rest exquisitely reimagined by Aaron Sorkin and Bartlett Sher The post To Kill a Mockingbird: Harper Lee’s Classic Makes Magnificent Theater app…

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To Kill A Mockingbird: A Timeless Favorite, Revered and Reborn by Elysa Gardner

★★★★★ Aaron Sorkin and director Bartlett Sher reintroduce Harper Lee's beloved work as a play for our times, or any other The post To Kill A Mockingbird: A Timeless Favorite, Rever…

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Top Theatre Stories: Thursday, December 13, 2018 by Roberto Araujo

The latest about To Kill A Mockingbird, Dear Evan Hansen, and Fiddler on the Roof in today's news.

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Aaron Sorkin Talks ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’: Atticus, Trump And The New Voice That Stirred A Lawsuit – Deadline Q&A by Greg Evans

Several years ago, producer Scott Rudin contacted Aaron Sorkin with an idea that was either bold or insane: A new To Kill A Mockingbird. For the stage. Harper Lee’s beloved 1960 book b…

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Best of 2018 JKTS Awards: Fun, Fun, Fun! by JK

THE 2018 JKTS AWARDSGood Clean Fun(9 Awards)After taking a couple of seasons off, we are super excited to re-start our annual tradition! Up first, our awards for the media and technical aspe…

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Wake Up With BWW 12/13: TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD Opens, and More! by Stephanie Wild

Good morning BroadwayWorld Today's top stories To Kill a Mockingbird officially opens tonight, and more

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Star-Packed Premiere of To Kill a Mockingbird Opens on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

The highly anticipated new stage adaptation of Harper Lee's Pulitzer-winning novel To Kill a Mockingbird opens at Broadway's Shubert Theatre on December 13. The world premiere produc…

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To Kill a Mockingbird, Starring Jeff Daniels and Adapted by Aaron Sorkin, Opens on Broadway December 13 by Ryan McPhee

Bartlett Sher directs the stage adaptation of Harper Lee's beloved classic novel.

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Behind the Scenes of Broadway’s To Kill a Mockingbird With Aaron Sorkin, Jeff Daniels, and More by Ruthie Fierberg

The cast and playwright talk about putting together the new Broadway play, ahead of its December 13 opening.

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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Broadway Review: A New, Re-worked “To Kill a Mockingbird” Has Characters Speaking Up, Drawing Conclusions, Taking Swings by Roger Friedman

This is not your momma’s Harper Lee. Aaron Sorkin has famously re-worked “To Kill a Mockingbird,” drawing on minute parts of the Categories: Featured Theater(Read more..…

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Aaron Sorkin and Jeff Daniels made ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ their mission by Peter Marks

The playwright and the actor talk about the challenges of bringing Harper Lee’s beloved novel to Broadway.

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Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Monday, December 10, 2018

Broadway Jingles $40M In Holiday Season Coin; ‘Cher Show’ A Sell-Out At $1.1M by Greg Evans

Broadway jingled with silver, gold and holiday season tourists last week, ringing up $40M at the box office – a solid 6% jump over the previous week and a whopping 34% better than thi…

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Where Harper Lee meets Aaron Sorkin in ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ by Caitlin Huston

Despite penning multiple award-winning television series and films, Aaron Sorkin still feels more at-home writing plays. “To me, corny as it sounds, theaters are like cathedrals and the Sh…

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Friday, December 7, 2018

Jeff Daniels Pleads The Finch: Broadway’s Atticus On ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’, Aaron Sorkin, Film Icons & White Saviors: Deadline Q&A by Greg Evans

Jeff Daniels can sense the moments during performances of Broadway’s To Kill A Mockingbird when audiences jump aboard for the Aaron Sorkin ride, when fans of maybe The Newsroom or The…

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