Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Gillian Anderson is one tough Blanche by Elisabeth Vincentelli

Gillian Anderson’s back on a New York stage for the first time since an off-Broadway show in 1991. And not just in any role: She’s playing Blanche DuBois, the doomed diva of “A Streetc…

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Monday, May 2, 2016

Jesse Tyler Ferguson Won't Serve You Legumes in 'Fully Committed' by Jesse Steinbach

Michael MustoTONY AWARDSJesse Tyler FergusonTheater & DanceMichael MustoEarlier this Broadway season, Jim Parsons starred as an incarnation of the supreme being in the funny if somewhat …

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A Streetcar Named Desire by Carey

  Blanche DuBois may be looking for magic, but it’s unforgiving realism that floods the theater at St. Ann’s Warehouse, where a gritty and gripping production of A Streetcar Named D…

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Sunday, May 1, 2016

A Streetcar Named Desire review – Gillian Anderson haunts in vital staging by Alexis Soloski

St Ann’s Warehouse, BrooklynBenedict Andrews’ poignant new staging of Tennessee Williams’s play, imported from London, feels utterly contemporaryTennessee Williams’ play has travelle…

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The Verdict: Critics Review Gillian Anderson's A Streetcar Named Desire by Olivia Clement

London’s Young Vic theatre and Joshua Andrews’ production makes its U.S. debut at St. Ann’s Warehouse.

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Review: A Streetcar Named Desire

London's exhilarating Young Vic production comes to Brooklyn.

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A Streetcar Named Desire Opens in Brooklyn Tonight by Olivia Clement

London’s Young Vic theatre and Joshua Andrews’ production makes its U.S. debut at St. Ann’s Warehouse.

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'Streetcar Named Desire' review: Gillian Anderson in stripped-down version

A modern-dress rethinking of "A Streetcar Named Desire" has arrived on the shores of Brooklyn with splendid advance word from London, especially for Gillian Anderson's Blanche DuBois. What's…

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Review: A Darwinian ‘Streetcar’ With a Feminist Streak by Ben Brantley

“A Streetcar Named Desire,” directed by Benedict Andrews, is a brave take on a classic play that envelops the audience in a timelessly primeval world.

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'A Streetcar Named Desire': Theater Review by David Rooney

Gillian Anderson stars as Blanche DuBois, fleeing from time and tawdry reality as she careens into insanity in Tennessee Williams' classic, with Ben Foster as her adversary. read more

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Friday, April 29, 2016

Ben Foster Brings His Beast Mode to ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’ by Alexis Soloski

In the St. Ann’s Warehouse revival of the Tennessee Williams drama Mr. Foster plays Stanley Kowalski as “an ape: See. Grab. Take.”

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Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Top 5 Shows of the Week by April Forrer

1. The Great American Rep – Death of a Salesman and A Streetcar Named Desire at Everyman Theatre. “Together, Death of a Salesman and A Streetcar Named Desire have reached new height…

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Interviews: Gillian Anderson Rides A Streetcar Named Desire to St. Ann's Warehouse

Anderson brings her acclaimed Blanche DuBois to the New York stage.

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Saturday, April 23, 2016

A Streetcar Named Desire Begins in Brooklyn Tonight by Olivia Clement

London’s Young Vic theatre and Joshua Andrews’ production makes its U.S. debut at St. Ann’s Warehouse.

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Thursday, April 21, 2016

A Streetcar Named Desire at Everyman Theatre (review) by Jayne Blanchard

Oh, what a night in Baltimore Wednesday. One year after the Freddie Gray violence, there was a festive air downtown as people of all stripes thronged the streets, cafes and restaurants as th…

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Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Theatre Review: The Great American Rep – ‘Death of a Salesman’ and ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’ at Everyman Theatre by Lynne Menefee

Everyman Theatre is ending their 25th anniversary season in a glorious and ambitious fashion. It honors not only Modern American Theatre but also the tradition of rotating repertory. The ide…

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Monday, April 18, 2016

Review: The Great American Rep: ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’ at Everyman Theatre by David Gerson

As the centerpiece of its 25th Anniversary Season, Baltimore’s Everyman Theatre has taken on the daunting task of mounting what are arguably the two greatest American plays ever written, …

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Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Women Are at Forefront of L.A.’s Music Center Dance Season by Olivia Clement

The line-up features boundary-pushing works by female artists, including a ballet adaptation of A Streetcar Named Desire.

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Tuesday, April 5, 2016

April Preview: Uptown to Brooklyn and everything in between by Maxamoo

Download fileThe calendar is chockablock with Broadway openings in April (The Tony Award’s deadline is April 28, 2016) but we found nine shows beyond Broadway we’re excited about…

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Thursday, March 31, 2016

Spotlight On...Chip Bolcik by Michael Block

Name: Chip Bolcik  Hometown: I live in Thousand Oaks, CAEducation: University of MarylandFavorite Credits: Strawberry One Act Festival, The Seven, Scenes from the Staten Island Ferry.Wh…

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Saturday, March 26, 2016

Uta Hagen’s Nine Questions by Lindsay Price

Uta Hagen held a lot of influence in 20th century American Theatre. She made her Broadway debut in 1938 in Anton Chekov’s The Seagull. She also acted against Marlon Brando in A Streetcar N…

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Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Derek Goldman: A Director and Adaptor "Falling Out of Time" by Sara Dabney Tisdale

For this month’s The Wright Stuff, Sara Dabney Tisdale caught up with director/playwright Derek Goldman in the midst of his commute between Baltimore’s Everyman Theatre, whe…

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Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Spotlight On...Paul-Cosma Cimpoieru by Michael Block

Name: Paul-Cosma CimpoieruHometown: Bucharest / Romania / EuropeEducation: Off the streetWhy theater?: There is no theater, or dance, or non-verbal.... it's just a way to "speak", to show an…

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Thursday, March 3, 2016

Review: ‘The Humans’ at Roundabout Theatre at the Helen Hayes Theatre in New York City by Richard Seff

“Suddenly there is God so quickly” is one of those gems in Tennessee Williams’ A Streetcar Named Desire, and it flashed into my mind as I watched Stephen Karam’s play…

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Thursday, February 25, 2016

Oscar Winner Rachel Weisz Will Headline Revival of David Hare's Plenty at the Public by Ryan McPhee

Oscar winner Rachel Weisz will return to the stage in David Hare’s Plenty. The off-Broadway revival will be part of the Public Theater’s 2016-17 season. David Leveaux, a Tony nom…

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Wednesday, February 24, 2016

"Tennessee Williams 1982": Two Late Plays That May Appeal to Only a Dedicated Few by Broadway & Me

So much of my time is spent trying to keep up with shows that open on Broadway and those produced by the larger off-Broadway companies that I rarely get to see smaller off-off Broadway shows…

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Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Theater News: St. Ann's Warehouse Extends Nice Fish and A Streetcar Named Desire

Nice Fish is conceived, written, and adapted by Mark Rylance and Louis Jenkins.

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Sunday, January 17, 2016

Past PG Performers of the Year by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

2014 – Patrick Jordan: “A Steady Rain” and “A Streetcar Named Desire” (barebones productions). 2013 – Dana Michele Griffith: standout roles in seven plays at five different…

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Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Sandra Dickinson To Play Lucille Ball in I Loved Lucy by Emily Hardy

By Emily Hardy Sandra Dickinson (A Streetcar Named Desire, Not about Nightingales, Orpheus Descending) is to take on the title role of Lucille Ball in the UK premier of Lee Tannen’s bitter…

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Friday, December 11, 2015

Sotheby’s to Auction Original Streetcar Manuscript With Revelatory Notes By Williams by Olivia Clement

An archive of Tennessee Williams' A Streetcar Named Desire, including the first working draft for the stage, a draft of the screenplay and important notes by the author, will be auctione…

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