Monday, May 16, 2022

Camille A. Brown on Finding Her Place in the Legacy of Ntozake Shange's for colored girls by Lindsey Sullivan

After earning seven Tony nominations, for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf has extended its run at the Booth Theatre through June 5. Camille A. Brown garner…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:48PM
Saturday, April 23, 2022

Riding High With "How I Learned to Drive" by Jan Simpson

We’re in the midst of the spring crush when new shows are opening literally every night as they rush in to be considered for the awards that celebrate the end of each theater season.  So …

SOURCE: Broadway & Me at 06:42AM
Wednesday, March 9, 2022

“One Arm” Review: Artscape by Beverley Brommert

ONE ARM. Adaptation: Fred Abrahamse and Marcel Meyer. Director: Fred Abrahamse. Cast: Marcel Meyer and Matthew Baldwin. Artscape Arena. BEVEREY BROMMERT reviews One Arm, the stage adaptation…

SOURCE: thetheatretimes.com at 12:18PM
Friday, February 25, 2022

Sonia Rodriguez will end her National Ballet of Canada career digging deep in ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’ by Michael Crabb - Special To The Star

Rodriguez’s farewell comes next month after 32 years while Jillian Vanstone, who made her mark in “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland,” will leave the company after 22 years.

SOURCE: Toronto Star at 07:00AM
Wednesday, February 23, 2022

Tennessee Williams & New Orleans Literary Festival Returning With In-Person Events by Terry Flores

The Tennessee Williams & New Orleans Literary Festival is returning after two years with an in-person event celebrating the 75th anniversary of the playwright’s “A Streetcar Named De…

SOURCE: Variety at 07:09PM
Wednesday, February 2, 2022

WHY MARLON BRANDO’S STREETCAR CO-STARS COULDN’T STAND HIM by Robert Shuman

(Isaac Butler’s work appeared in Slate, 2/1. Excerpted from The Method: How the Twentieth Century Learned to Act. Used with the permission of the publisher, Bloomsbury. Copyright © 2022…

SOURCE: stagevoices.com at 01:51PM
Sunday, January 30, 2022

This Week on Broadway for January 30, 2022: Skeleton Crew by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk about Skeleton Crew, The Garden of the Finzi-Continis, A Streetcar Named Desire @ Arden Theatre Company, Long Day’s Journey into …

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 04:00PM
Sunday, January 23, 2022

FGO Streetcar’s Glorious Score & Superb Voices Not Quite A Meld With Tennessee Williams by Bill Hirschman

Blessed with a glorious score and soaring arias, you would think that André Previn’s take on A Streetcar Named Desire would be a triumph as Florida Grand Opera’s first major production …

SOURCE: Florida Theater On Stage at 08:03PM
Friday, January 21, 2022

Arden Theatre Company presents Tennessee Williams’s A Streetcar Named Desire by Cameron Kelsall

The Arden Theatre Company’s long-delayed staging of A Streetcar Named Desire lacks realism and magic. Cameron Kelsall reviews.

SOURCE: Broad Street Review at 01:26PM
Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Ruth Wilson to Star in Ivo van Hove’s Adaptation of Jean Cocteau’s The Human Voice in London by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony nominee Ruth Wilson is set to star in Ivo van Hove’s adaptation of Jean Cocteau’s The Human Voice in London next spring. Van Hove will direct the play, which will feature designs b…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 12:48PM
Wednesday, September 22, 2021

"I Build A Whole Universe": How A Sound Designer Brings Pandemic-Era Audio Plays To Life

by Rotimi Agbabiaka With the shutdown of public gatherings last March, theatre companies across the world had to figure out new ways to keep telling stories. For a wide variety of Bay Are…

SOURCE: Theatre Bay Area at 04:34AM
Saturday, April 24, 2021

Spotlight On...Yulanda Yo-Rong Shieh by Michael Block

Name: Yulanda Yo-Rong Shieh Hometown: Taipei, Taiwan Education:  B.A. National Taiwan University - Drama and Theatre; M.F.A. NYU Tisch School of the Arts - Design for Stage and Film Favorit…

SOURCE: TheaterInTheNow at 06:12PM
Thursday, April 22, 2021

Look Back at the 2012 Revival of A Streetcar Named Desire Starring Blair Underwood and Nicole Ari Parker by Marc J. Franklin

The production, directed by Emily Mann, opened at the Broadhurst Theatre April 22, 2012.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Friday, March 26, 2021

Look Back at Photos of Highlights of Tennessee Williams’ Work on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, known for The Glass Menagarie, A Streetcar Named Desire, and more, was born March 26, 1911.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Thursday, March 11, 2021

At This Theatre: The Ethel Barrymore by JK

Having been a legit theater for just over 92 years, it should not be a surprise that during its history the Ethel Barrymore Theatre has had some notorious tenants on its stage. Among them, t…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:48AM
Monday, December 7, 2020

Odds & Ends: Idina Menzel Joins American Murderer Movie & More by Caitlin Moynihan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. Idina Menzel Joins American Murderer Movie Tony winner Idina Menzel has joined the cast of the upcoming American Murderer m…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:12PM
Friday, December 4, 2020

BroadwayRadio Special: Interview with 2020 Tony Award Nominee, Lindsay Jones by James Marino

James Marino talks with Lindsay Jones about his two 2020 Tony Award nominations, the upcoming Audible release of the Williamstown Theatre Festival, (and possible future Broadway production) …

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 05:55AM
Thursday, December 3, 2020

Listen Now: ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’ by Matthew Wexler

Tony-nominated director Robert O'Hara helms an all-star cast for an audio version of Tennessee Williams' 'A Streetcar Named Desire.' The post Listen Now: ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’ appea…

SOURCE: The Broadway Blog at 04:48PM

Audra McDonald, Carla Gugino Star in Audio Presentation of A Streetcar Named Desire, Available December 3 by Talaura Harms

The play is co-produced by Williamstown Theatre Festival and Audible Theater.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:08AM
Wednesday, December 2, 2020

Audible's A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE With Audra McDonald, Carla Gugino and More Available Tomorrow

The Williamstown Theatre Festival and Audible Theater presentation of A Streetcar Named Desire is available worldwide tomorrow, December 3 at 3 AM ET within the Audible Plus catalog. A …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:38PM
Sunday, November 29, 2020

DEPENDING ON THE KINDNESS OF SOUND ENGINEERS by Robert Shuman

(Alexis Soloski’s article appeared in The New York Times, 11/25; Photo: Carla Gugino, left, and Audra McDonald planned to share a stage this summer in “A Streetcar Named Desire,” but e…

SOURCE: stagevoices.com at 07:26PM
Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Depending on the Kindness of Sound Engineers by Alexis Soloski

Williamstown Theater Festival’s summer season is now a winter experiment, all on audio. That includes “A Streetcar Named Desire,” recorded in actor’s closets.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 10:18AM
Monday, November 23, 2020

The Inheritance Scribe Matthew Lopez to Write Screenplay About Tennessee Williams by Lindsey Sullivan

Matthew Lopez, who garnered a 2020 Tony nomination for The Inheritance and whose play The Legend of Georgia McBride is getting the Ryan Murphy/Netflix treatment, has another exciting proje…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 01:48PM

Call Answered: Edmund Bagnell Interview: Vocalist/Violinist, Christmas at Home, Well Strung by Adam Rothenberg

Edmund Bagnell is a vocalist/violinist known for being part of the hit string quartet Well Strung. Edmund has played for Hillary Clinton and worked with Tony Award winning stars such as Patt…

SOURCE: Call Me Adam at 01:06PM
Friday, October 30, 2020

Ms. Broadway October 2020: Tina's Myra Lucretia Taylor by JK

After a 3-decades plus career that includes a full array of theater - from Greek tragedy to splashy Broadway musical - Tina's Myra Lucretia Taylor finally got her first Tony Award nominatio…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 02:24PM
Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Musical of the Month: Hairspray: The Creatives by JK

Last week's Musical of the Month column focused on what has become of the original cast of Hairspray since they took Broadway by storm during the summer of 2002. This week, we'll take a loo…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:54PM

Williamstown Theatre Festival Adds Dominique Morisseau’s Paradise Blue to Audible Slate by Dan Meyer

Release dates have also been set for the Audra McDonald-led A Streetcar Named Desire and more.

SOURCE: Playbill at 01:08PM
Thursday, August 6, 2020

Williamstown Theatre Festival and Audible Announce Complete Casting for Three Productions

Today, Williamstown Theatre Festival and Audible announced casting for three productions: Photograph 51 by Anna Ziegler, directed by Susan Stroman; Animals by Stacy Osei-Kuffour, directed …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:03PM
Monday, July 27, 2020

I Interview Playwrights Part 1093: A.A. Brenner by Adam Szymkowicz

A.A. Brenner Hometown: New York City Current Town: New York City Q:  What are you working on now? A:  I'm currently in rehearsals for a Zoom reading of EMILY DRIVER'S GREAT RACE THR…

SOURCE: ADAM SZYMKOWICZ at 03:18PM
Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Review: “A Streetcar Named Desire” at The Young Vic by Allison Newey

The National Theatre’s triumphant march through its archive of NT Live recordings continues this week with a glorious blaze of a show. Starring Gillian Anderson, Ben Foster and Vanessa Kir…

SOURCE: thetheatretimes.com at 01:00AM
Wednesday, May 27, 2020

VIDEO: Watch the Young Vic's A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE, Starring Gillian Anderson, Vanessa Kirby and Ben Foster

Watcha??the Young Vic's hit production of Tennessee Williams' timeless masterpiece, A Streetcar Named Desire, with Gillian Anderson, Vanessa Kirby and Ben Foster.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 08:06AM