Thursday, June 16, 2022

Concord Theatricals Acquires Licensing Rights for Alice Childress' TROUBLE IN MIND

Concord Theatricals has announced that it has secured exclusive worldwide English language stage licensing rights to Alice Childress’ Trouble in Mind for its Samuel French imprint.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:17PM

Alice Childress' Trouble in Mind Licensing Rights Acquired by Concord Theatricals by Logan Culwell-Block

The move marks the first time the 1955 work, which enjoyed a Tony-nominated Broadway revival last year, has been represented by a theatrical licensor.

SOURCE: Playbill at 11:37AM
Monday, June 13, 2022

Deirdre O'Connell Wins First Tony Award for Dana H.: 'Make Weird Art' by Lindsey Sullivan

Deirdre O’Connell earned her first the Tony Award for her performance in Dana H.; she won in the category of Best Leading Actress in a Play. The win was announced at the 2022 Tony Awards c…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:54AM
Sunday, June 12, 2022

Deirdre O'Connell Wins First Tony Award for Dana H. by Lindsey Sullivan

Deirdre O’Connell earned her first the Tony Award for her performance in Dana H.; she won in the category of Best Leading Actress in a Play. The win was announced at the 2022 Tony Awards c…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:33PM

Take Me Out Wins 2022 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play by Lindsey Sullivan

Take Me Out has been named winner of the 2022 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play. The show triumphed at the 75th Annual Tonys ceremony on June 12 at Radio City Music Hall beating out…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:33PM

Jesse Tyler Ferguson Wins Tony for Best Featured Actor in a Play by Lindsey Sullivan

Jesse Tyler Ferguson earned the Tony Award for his performance in Take Me Out. The win was announced at the 2022 Tony Awards ceremony on June 12 at Radio City Music Hall. He beat out fello…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 08:18PM

Tony Award Winners 2022: Live Updates - Who's taking home prizes by Raven Snook

A constantly updated list of winners --- Time to celebrate Broadway's return season! Produced by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing, the 75th annual Tony Awards take place at …

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM

Tony Award Winners 2022: 'The Lehman Trilogy' and 'Company' Dominate - Who took home prizes by Raven Snook

Who took home prizes --- The Lehman Trilogy and Company were the big winners at the 75th annual Tony Awards, which took place at Radio City Music Hall. The Lehman Trilogy won five prizes, in…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Drama Desk Award Winners 2022: Spreading the Love Around - 'Clyde's,' 'Company' and 'SIX' win four awards each by Raven Snook

Clyde's, Company and SIX win four awards each --- Talk about spreading the love! No one production dominated the 2022 Drama Desk Awards, which honor shows on Broadway and beyond in NYC. The …

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Monday, June 6, 2022

Meet the 2022 Tony Nominees: TROUBLE IN MIND's Emilio Sosa

The countdown to the Tony Awards continues! On June 12, the brightest stars of the 2021-22 season will shine even brighter as they gather at the iconic Radio City Music Hall to celebrate Bro…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:19AM
Tuesday, May 31, 2022

First Listen: LaChanze Featured on 'Purple Rain' Single From New Album ROCKERS ON BROADWAY: LIVE (VOLUME 1)

The PATH Fund Inc. has announced the release of Purple Rain, featuring Tony Award-winner (The Color Purple) and current nominee (Trouble in Mind), LaChanze, the latest single from the new…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:06PM
Saturday, May 28, 2022

Trouble in Mind | 2022 Tony Award Nominee by The Tony Awards

Follow an experienced Black stage actress through rehearsals of a major Broadway production in Alice Childress's wry and moving look at racism, identity, and ego in the world of New York the…

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:20PM
Thursday, May 19, 2022

20+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend May 20-22 - Shakespeare in the Park's 'Merry Wives, MCC Theater's 'Miscast, Red Bull Theater's 'Ma by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, May 20 to Sunday, May 22, for fre…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Tuesday, May 17, 2022

2022 Outer Critics Circle Awards Announced by Lauren Yarger

SIX: Abby Mueller (Jane Seymour), Samantha Pauly (Katherine Howard), Adrianna Hicks (Catherine of Aragon), Andrea Macasaet (Anne Boleyn), Brittney Mack (Anna of Cleves) and Anna Uzele (Cathe…

SOURCE: reflectionsinthelight.blogspot.com at 10:53AM

LaChanze, a Tony Nominee, Is Casting Herself in New Roles by Dodai Stewart

The veteran actress, nominated for her work in “Trouble in Mind,” is championing Black artists, producing on Broadway and relishing being cast as the love interest.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 05:18AM
Monday, May 16, 2022

Six and Kimberly Akimbo Lead 2022 Drama Desk Nominations by Caitlin Moynihan

Nominations have been announced for the 66th Annual Drama Desk Awards, honoring the best in Broadway, off and off-off-Broadway theater in the 2021-22 season. George Takei announced the nomi…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 05:54PM

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
Thursday, May 12, 2022

15+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend May 13-15 - See 'Anything Goes' with Sutton Foster, Jason Robert Brown and Judy Kuhn concerts, and by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, May 13 to Sunday, May 15, for fre…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Monday, May 9, 2022

Wedding Band by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

Alice Childress’ "Wedding Band," which is a difficult play to stage due to its shifts in tone, is a major rediscovery. However, it straddles a thin line between realism and romance and its…

SOURCE: www.theaterscene.net at 09:43PM

Tony Award Nominations 2022: 'A Strange Loop,' 'MJ,' 'Paradise Square' Lead the Pack - The complete list of nominees for Broadway's return season by Raven Snook

The complete list of nominees for Broadway's return season --- Earlier this morning, Broadway favorites Adrienne Warren and Joshua Henry announced the 2022 Tony Award nominees on YouTube, an…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Thursday, May 5, 2022

15+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend May 6-8 - See a special Mother's Day concert, Andrea McArdle celebrating 'Annie,' Broadway's 'Alle by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this Mother's Day weekend, Friday, May 6 to Sunday, May…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Thursday, April 28, 2022

10+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend April 29-May 1 - See live concerts by Reeve Carney and Eva Noblezada, by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, April 29 to Sunday, May 1, for fr…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Thursday, April 21, 2022

Hartford Stage announces eclectic 2022-23 season, including two new shows, Agatha Christie and Shakespeare by Christopher Arnott

Hartford Stage has announced its 2022-23 season of six plays: "The Mousetrap," "Trouble in Mind," new plays by Kate Snodgrass and Christine Quintana, Shakespeare's "The Winter's Tale" and th…

SOURCE: Hartford Courant at 05:49PM

10+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend April 22-24 - See Step Afrika!'s 'Stono,' 'Sondheim Unplugged,' a live concert by John O'Hurley an by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, April 22 to Sunday, April 24, for…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Thursday, April 14, 2022

10+ Stage Performances to Watch Online This Weekend April 15-17 - See 'Trouble in Mind,' New York Theatre Artists for Ukraine, Alvin Ailey and more by Raven Snook

While in-person theatre is back in NYC, there are still wonderful shows to stream at home. Below are performances you can watch online this weekend, Friday, April 15 to Sunday, April 17, for…

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Thursday, March 31, 2022

16 Shows to See Off Broadway in April - Catch James McAvoy as Cyrano de Bergerac, Sarah Silverman's autobiographical musical and more by Raven Snook

Catch James McAvoy as Cyrano, Sarah Silverman's new musical and more --- Fifteen shows are opening on Broadway this month but even more are bowing Off Broadway. Our curated list features 16 …

SOURCE: TDF at 12:00AM
Thursday, February 24, 2022

Alice Childress's Trouble in Mind in the Archives by Doug Reside, Curator, Billy Rose Theatre Division, New York Public Library For The Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center

Photograph by Milton Meltzer depicting Hilda Haynes as Millie, James McMahon as Al Manners, Stephanie Elliot as Judith Sears, and Charles Bettis as John Neville. NYPL Digital Collections, Im…

SOURCE: The New York Public Library at 07:18PM

Caroline, or Change in the Archives by Doug Reside, Curator, Billy Rose Theatre Division, New York Public Library For The Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center

Sharon D. Clarke and Samantha Williams in Caroline, or Change (Photo © Joan Marcus) There are certain Broadway seasons in which any of the shows nominated for the Best Musical Tony Award …

SOURCE: The New York Public Library at 07:18PM

Trouble in Mind at The Old Globe by The Old Globe

Alice Childress's stunning play comes to The Old Globe, running February 5 – March 13, 2022. Tickets and info: https://www.theoldglobe.org/pdp/22-season/trouble-in-mind A thrilling new pr…

SOURCE: YouTube at 12:50PM
Thursday, February 17, 2022

Vicki and Carl Zeiger Insights Seminar: Trouble in Mind by The Old Globe

Director Delicia Turner Sonnenberg joins our latest Insight Seminar to discuss the Globe's newest production, a revival of Alice Childress's searing play Trouble in Mind. Vicki and Carl Zei…

SOURCE: YouTube at 06:58PM
Friday, February 11, 2022

Gavin Creel, Tony Yazbeck, and More Talk 50 Years of Broadway at the Kennedy Center by BroadwayWorld

Watch the full interview here: https://bway.world/KenCen50 Broadway stars align at John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts this weekend as they come together for two performances onl…

SOURCE: YouTube at 09:06PM