Friday, March 21, 2014

Cabaret - Kit Kat Klub Time Lapse by Roundabout Theatre Company

Cabaret - Kit Kat Klub Time Lapse In Winter of 2014, the iconic Studio 54 was once again transformed into the Weimer-era Kit Kat Klub in preparation for Roundabout Theatre Company's rem…

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Thursday, March 20, 2014

Cabaret In Previews - Willkommen Back - TV Spot by Roundabout Theatre Company

Cabaret In Previews - Willkommen Back - TV Spot One of Broadway's greatest productions returns! Alan Cumming ("The Good Wife," Roundabout's The Threepenny Opera) reprises …

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Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Miller time at the Lyric Stage by Thomas Garvey

Joseph Marrella, Kelby T. Akin, Paula Plum and Ken Baltin in Death of a Salesman.  Photo: Mark S. HowardWhen playwright Arthur Miller died in 2005, you could sense a slight condescensio…

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Friday, February 28, 2014

Phillip Seymour Hoffman Died of a Concoction of Drugs Including Heroin and Cocaine by

The New York City Office of the Chief Medical Examiner ruled February 28 that Oscar winner and three-time Tony nominee Philip Seymour Hoffman died of an accidental overdose. According to the…

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Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Fuse Theater Review: A Moderately Powerful “Death of a Salesman” from The Lyric Stage Company by Bill Marx

A lack of dramatic combustion sometimes makes the Lyric Stage Company production, despite its intelligent detail, more staidly melodramatic than it should be.

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Friday, February 21, 2014

‘Death of a Salesman’ Took Heavy Toll on Philip Seymour Hoffman by Diamond Grant

In lieu of the tragic death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman due to a drug overdose, more light is being shed on the toll his career may have taken on him. Specifically, his role as Willy …

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Thursday, February 20, 2014

Review: Death of a Salesman

The Lyric pays homage to the Lomans.

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Friends Say Broadway Run of Death of a Salesman 'Tortured' Philip Seymour Hoffman by

Dying eight times a week as Willy Loman in Death of a Salesman on Broadway took its toll on Philip Seymour Hoffman, according to Rolling Stone. In David Browne’s obit of the late, grea…

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Friends Say Broadway Run of A Death of a Salesman 'Tortured' Philip Seymour Hoffman by

Dying eight times a week as Willy Loman in A Death of a Salesman on Broadway took its toll on Philip Seymour Hoffman, according to Rolling Stone. In David Browne’s obit of the late, gr…

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Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Breaking Boundaries with Design at University of Maryland’s ‘Spring Awakening,’ Which Opens February 28th by Sarah K. Snyder by Guest Author

He’s won five Tony Awards for lighting design and worked on acclaimed Broadway productions, including The Book of Mormon and Death of a Salesman. He’s worked with icons like director Mik…

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Friday, February 14, 2014

Ralph Waite by Anthony Hayward

Actor best known for playing John Walton Sr in the US television family drama The WaltonsRalph Waite, who has died aged 85, worked as a social worker, Presbyterian minister, publicist and bo…

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Thursday, February 13, 2014

Colin Stinton, Peter Polycarpou and Gary Wilmot Join West End Transfer of The Pajama Game by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Colin Stinton, Peter Polycarpou and Gary Wilmot are set to star in the West End transfer of Chichester Festival Theatre's acclaimed production of The Pajama Game, joining the previo…

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Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Caryl Churchill's A Number: the play where the actors are related ... and can't see the audience by Matt Trueman

Father and son John and Lex Shrapnel are not just sharing the stage in their new production – they're confined in a glass cube and can't see the audience"It's a very strange thing to be lo…

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Monday, February 10, 2014


Broadway's newest home run is Bronx Bombers at the Circle in the Square Theatre!  The show follows baseball legend Yogi Berra (Peter Scolari) and his wife Carme…

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Monday, February 3, 2014

Broadway Theaters to Dim Lights in Memory of Stage and Screen Great Philip Seymour Hoffman by Beth Stevens

The marquees of Broadway theaters will be dimmed in memory of Oscar winner and three-time Tony nominee Philip Seymour Hoffman, who died on February 2 at the age of 46. The event will take pl…

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Philip Seymour Hoffman by Ryan Gilbey

Actor and director who could imbue the many wretches, prigs and braggarts he played with a wrenching humanityPhilip Seymour Hoffman, who has died aged 46 of a suspected drugs overdose, had t…

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Philip Seymour Hoffman On His Portrayal Of Willy Loman

Many famous actors have played the role of Willy Loman in Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman. Philip Seymour Hoffman became the fifth actor to play the harried, 63-year-old Loman on Broadwa…

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Philip Seymour Hoffman: a vital stage actor who directed plays of chaotic grace by Alexis Soloski

On stage, Philip Seymour Hoffman excelled playing characters driven by desire. As a theatre director, he pushed his actors towards abandonAlthough best known for his Oscar-nominated turns in…

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Sunday, February 2, 2014

Philip Seymour Hoffman: A Theater Appreciation by David Rooney

The Oscar-winning actor, who died Sunday, had a distinguished career on the New York stage, earning the most recent of his three Tony nominations for Mike Nichols' 2012 revival of "Death of …

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Academy Award Winner and Three-Time Tony Award Nominee Philip Seymour Hoffman Dead at 46 by

Academy Award winner and three-time Tony Award nominee Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead in his New York City apartment on February 2. According to The New York Times, the cause of death…

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Obituaries: Oscar-Winning Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman Found Dead at 46

Hoffman last appeared on Broadway in the 2012 revival of Death of a Salesman.

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Monday, January 20, 2014

THE RIDE DOWN MOUNT MORGAN • St. Louis Actors' Studio by Andrea

Arthur Miller is considered one of America's greatest playwrights, giving us "All My Sons", "Death of a Salesman", "An Enemy of the People", "The Crucible", "A View from the Bridge" and "The…

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Wednesday, January 15, 2014

People You Should Know . . . J.B. Heaps by Zack Calhoon

J.B. HEAPS (Playwright) His first foray into show business came when he was 12 years old with a minor role in the original movie version of Lord Of The Flies. The experience proved he had no…

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Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Theater News: Cast and Creative Team Announced for Death of a Salesman at Boston's Lyric Stage Company

Spiro Veloudos will direct this Arthur Miller classic.

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Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Podcast with Ghost The Musical’s EVETTE MARIE WHITE by Michael J. Roberts

Podcast with ‘Ghost The Musical’s’ EVETTE MARIE WHITE from SHOWBIZ CHICAGO on Vimeo.   EVETTE MARIE WHITE (Clara, Ensemble, u/s Oda Mae Brown) is a native Virginian w…

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Monday, January 6, 2014

'Betrayal' Concludes Smash Broadway Run by David Rooney

Mike Nichols' staging of the 1978 Harold Pinter play, starring Daniel Craig, Rachel Weisz and Rafe Spall, grossed a stellar $17.5 million in just 14 weeks.NEW YORK – Director Mike Nich…

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Tuesday, December 24, 2013

Bards on the Boards by Rob Weinert-Kendt

For what it's worth, when I recently took issue with Charles McNulty's review of three high-profile New York Shakespeare productions, I had already filed my review of the fall's Bard glut, b…

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Thursday, December 19, 2013

'Death of a Salesman' Broadway Revival starring...

'Death of a Salesman' Broadway Revival starring Philip Seymour Hoffman

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Wednesday, December 18, 2013

'The Iceman Cometh' With Nathan Lane Sets New York Dates by David Rooney

Also starring Brian Dennehy, the acclaimed Goodman Theatre production of Eugene O'Neill's 1946 drama will be presented in 2015 by Brooklyn Academy of Music and Scott Rudin.NEW YORK -- Nathan…

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