Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Broadway Grosses: Six, The Music Man, Plaza Suite, Macbeth & More Reign Supreme by Lindsey Sullivan

Awards season is in full swing, and be it a brand new musical or a star-led revival, there is something sure to satisfy every Broadway theatergoer. Both The Music Man, headlined by 2022 Ton…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:42PM

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…

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Report From New York: ‘American Buffalo’ Again Dives Into the Nation’s Lower Depths by Bill Hirschman

In a cold analysis, nothing much actually happens in the narrative sense during  David Mamet’s 1975 dive into the social gutter of the 20th Century United States, the classic American Buf…

SOURCE: Florida Theater On Stage at 09:03AM
Monday, May 16, 2022

76th Annual Theatre World Awards by Sandi Durell

This year’s 76th Annual Theatre World Awards Ceremony, directed by Tom D’Angora and Michael D’Angora, returns to a live in-person presentation on Monday, June 6, on the set of the Bro…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 10:02AM

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
Saturday, May 14, 2022

American Buffalo by Jk Clarke

By Carol Rocamora . . .  “F***ing business!” Who better than David Mamet can sum up the essence of American society and its values in only two words and make them sound so eloquent!? As…

SOURCE: Theater Pizzazz at 09:30AM
Thursday, May 12, 2022

A stellar Broadway revival of ‘American Buffalo’ calls out toxic masculinity by Deb Miller

After a two-year pandemic delay, the highly anticipated revival of David Mamet’s American Buffalo is back on Broadway with a multi-award-winning all-star cast for a strictly limited engage…

SOURCE: DC Metro Theater Arts at 03:08PM

Darren Criss & Julianne Hough to Host The Tony Awards: Act One on Paramount+ by Broadway.com

Emmy winners Darren Criss, who stars in American Buffalo and Julianne Hough, is in POTUS: Or, Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive, will co-host official To…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:12AM
Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Darren Criss & Julianne Hough To Host Tony Awards Pre-Show On Paramount+ by Greg Evans

Darren Criss and Julianne Hough – both currently starring on Broadway, he in American Buffalo, she in POTUS -will co-host the pre-Tony Awards livestream special on Paramount+ next month. T…

SOURCE: Deadline at 12:00PM

VIDEO: Sam Rockwell Talks AMERICAN BUFFALO Tony Nomination on LATE NIGHT

Sam Rockwell sat down with Seth Meyers on Late Night last night to discuss how he celebrated his recent Tony nomination for American Buffalo. Rockwell also discussed the extra pressure of pe…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:14AM

American Buffalo Tony Nominee Sam Rockwell Talks Audience Disruptions on Late Night With Seth Meyers by Raven Brunner

Rockwell co-stars in the Tony-nominated revival at Broadway's Circle in the Square Theatre.

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American Buffalo **** by Barry Gordin

By: Samuel L. Leiter MAY 13, 2022: David Mamet’s American Buffalo, often considered a modern, if minor, American classic, has been produced countless times worldwide since its late 1975…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 10:01AM
Monday, May 9, 2022

How I Learned To Drive ****, American Buffalo *** by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward May 10, 2022: Varying takes on toxic masculinity and dysfunctional families are on view in two Broadway reviews of powerful, late 20th century works. Paula Vogel’s Ho…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 07:02PM

American Buffalo **1/2 by Barry Gordin

By: Paulanne Simmons Perhaps David Mamet and his plays are an acquired taste. If this is true, I am one reviewer who has never acquired that taste.  May 13, 2022: American Buffalo, whic…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 11:41AM

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
Sunday, May 8, 2022

American Buffalo by Joseph Pisano

The 1975 play "American Buffalo," now onstage at the Circle in the Square Theatre in a crackling revival, remains the quintessential Mamet experience, the one that should be seen to fully ap…

SOURCE: www.theaterscene.net at 11:01PM

This Week on Broadway for May 8, 2022: Macbeth by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk about Macbeth, The Skin of Our Teeth, The Minutes, Mr. Saturday Night, American Buffalo, Paradise Square, for colored girls who hav…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 04:00PM
Friday, May 6, 2022

AMERICAN BUFFALO at the Circle in the Square Theater by Richard Seff

A smashingly vital revival of David Mamet’s “American Buffalo’” is heating up Broadway in a rare revival at the Circle In The Square Theatre. That space has an elliptical playing are…

SOURCE: onandoffbroadwaytheaterreviews.com at 05:30PM
Thursday, May 5, 2022

Tony Award Eligibility Determinations Made For Casts Of ‘American Buffalo’, ‘Hangmen’, Others by Greg Evans

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met for the last time before Monday’s nomination announcements, making some final eligibility determinations for shows including the stars of Ameri…

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Tonys Administration Committee Announces Final Set of Rulings for the 2021-2022 Season by Lindsey Sullivan

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met on May 5 to confirm the eligibility status of 15 Broadway productions for the 2021-2022 season. This was the third and final time the committee…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 02:48PM
Tuesday, April 26, 2022

Lehman Trilogy, Kimberly Akimbo, Harmony Lead Outer Critics Circle Award Nominations by Lauren Yarger

  The Lehman Trilogy, Harmony and Kimberly Akimbo lead nominations for the The Outer Critics Circle Awards honoring the 2021-2022 Broadway and Off-Broadway season. The Lehman Trilogy, …

SOURCE: reflectionsinthelight.blogspot.com at 02:32PM
Sunday, April 24, 2022

This Week on Broadway for April 24, 2022: Suffs by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino, and Michael Portantiere talk about Suffs @ The Public Theater, To My Girls @ Second Stage, for colored girls who have considered suicide / when the rainbow is e…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 04:00PM
Friday, April 22, 2022

Laurence Fishburne Out of Tonight's AMERICAN BUFFALO Due to Positive Covid-19 Test

Laurence Fishburne, one of three megastars currently appearing in David Mamet's American Buffalo on Broadway, was sidelined from tonight's performance due to a positive Covid-19 test.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 11:03PM
Tuesday, April 19, 2022

Watch Sam Rockwell Talk About Waking a Sleeping Audience Member in Broadway's American Buffalo by Raven Brunner

The stage and screen actor appeared in a recent episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.

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VIDEO: Sam Rockwell Talks Rehearsing AMERICAN BUFFALO Throughout the Pandemic on the TONIGHT SHOW

Sam Rockwell appeared on the Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon last night to discuss his new role in American Buffalo on Broadway. Rockwell discussed growing his mustache for the role, performi…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 10:45AM
Monday, April 18, 2022

‘American Buffalo’ reviews: ‘Beautifully’ acted revival overshadowed by David Mamet controversy by David Buchanan

Over two years after its slated pre-pandemic bow, the fourth production of David Mamet’s “American Buffalo” has arrived on Broadway. The nearly 50-year-old play takes place in a junk s…

SOURCE: Gold Derby at 12:00PM

Broadway Nixes Vax Chex, Keeps Masks. Reviews: The Minutes, American Buffalo, Harmony, To My Girls, The Little Prince. #Stageworthy News of the Week by New York Theater

Broadway theaters will no longer be required to check vaccination status of theatergoers after April 30th, but they will require theatergoers to continue to wear masks past at least until Ma…

SOURCE: New York Theater at 08:27AM
Saturday, April 16, 2022

Controversy and Criticism for ‘American Buffalo’ Broadway Revival by Matthew Wexler

Darren Criss, Laurence Fishburne, and Sam Rockwell star in a revival of "American Buffalo," controversial playwright David Mamet's 1975 drama about masculinity. The post Controversy and Crit…

SOURCE: The Broadway Blog at 03:36PM
Friday, April 15, 2022

Photos: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for AMERICAN BUFFALO

Just last night, David Mamet's American Buffalo opened on Broadway at Circle in the Square Theatre (235 W 50th Street), exactly two years after it was originally scheduled to open, starring …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 04:42PM

VIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night of AMERICAN BUFFALO

Just last night, David Mamet's American Buffalo opened on Broadway at Circle in the Square Theatre (235 W 50th Street), exactly two years after it was originally scheduled to open, starring …

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 01:14PM