Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Review: “Bengal Tiger” is a self-conscious trek to Baghdad with characters that don’t connect by Andrew Alexander

I ended up more puzzled by the success of Rajiv Joseph’s acclaimed Pulitzer- and Tony-nominated 2009 play Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo than I was moved at the recent Atlanta premiere of…

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Friday, July 21, 2017

Look Back at Robin Williams in Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo on Broadway by Hannah Vine

Remembering Robin Williams, who was born July 21, 1951.

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Monday, May 8, 2017

'Archduke': Theater Review

Playwright Rajiv Joseph, whose flair for adventurous subject matter has been evident in works like 'Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo' and 'Guards at the Taj,' finds outrageous laughs in the o…

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Thursday, April 13, 2017

‘Guards at the Taj’ Finds Funny Side to Brutality at Reopened Bush Theatre by Mark Beech

It’s 1648 and we are in Agra, India. Marveling the recently completed Taj Mahal, the latest wonder of the world…. Well, more realistically, it’s 2017 and we are in the newly reopened B…

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Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo by Arts Review

Mad March Hare in association with Red Line Productions present the Sydney premiere of Rajiv Joseph’s groundbreaking theatrical drama, Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo at the Old Fitz …

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Tony Nominees Arian Moayed, Sherie Rene Scott & Micah Stock Tapped for Hamlet by Lindsey Sullivan

To see it or not to see it: it's not even a question with this cast! Tony nominees Arian Moayed, Sherie Rene Scott and Micah Stock are set to play Hamlet, Gertrude and Horatio, respectiv…

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Thursday, March 30, 2017

BWW Interview: Playwright Rajiv Joseph On GUARDS AT THE TAJ by Marianka Swain

Rajiv Joseph's plays include Gruesome Playground Injuries, All This Intimacy and the Pulitzer Prize-nominated Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo. On screen, he's written for TV series Nurse Jac…

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Tuesday, March 28, 2017

‘Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo’ at Red Line Productions, Sydney by Blouin Artinfo

'Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo', a play by Rajiv Joseph, will be staged at the Red Line Productions, Sydney, on select dates from April 12 through May 6, 2017. The play will be presented&n…

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Wednesday, July 27, 2016

People You Should Know . . . Mark Cirnigliaro by Zack Calhoon

Mark Cirnigliaro (Director) has been working as a professional actor, director and coach for the last 16 years in New York City and the surrounding area. As an actor, he studied with the fam…

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Wednesday, May 25, 2016

The Obies Predict Broadway’s Bright Future by Patrick Pacheco

The theater season is now awash in awards, some silly and some significant. Among the latter are the Obies, created in 1955 by the Village Voice, to honor Off-Broadway. They were announced o…

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Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Off-Broadway Hit Stephen Karam’s The Humans Sets Great White Way Dates & Theater by Imogen Lloyd Webber

The rumors were true! Stephen Karam’s The Humans will move to the Main Stem's Helen Hayes Theatre with the cast from the current off-Broadway Roundabout production—including …

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Monday, August 31, 2015

Complete Cast Set for Ripcord, Starring Marylouise Burke & More, Off-Broadway by Broadway.com

Daoud Heidami and Nate Miller will round out the cast of Ripcord, starring Marylouise Burke and more. Directed by David Hyde Pierce, the new comedy by David Lindsay-Abaire will begin preview…

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Monday, August 24, 2015

Inaugural Chicago MOMENT WORK Training Lab with Tectonic Theater Project by Bt

Learn the technique behind The Laramie Project with 2015 Chicago Training Lab Instructors Leigh Fondakowski (writer/director of TimeLine Theatre's upcoming Spill this season) and actress Kel…

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Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Playwright Rajiv Joseph Wonders: How Do Two Men Kill Beauty? by American Theatre Editors

In his funny, heartrending new play 'Guards at the Taj,' the writer of 'Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo' and 'Gruesome Playground Injuries' asks big questions through two small lives.

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Friday, August 14, 2015

Watch Tony Winner Kelli O'Hara in Arian Moayed's Pilot for Thriller The Accidental Wolf by Broadway.com

The Accidental Wolf, a new pilot starring The King an I Tony winner Kelli O’Hara has been selected by the New York Television Festival to compete in the Independent Pilot Competition. …

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Thursday, July 2, 2015

Cervelli: ‘Guards at the Taj’ performs more than just guard duty

I was a great admirer of playwright Rajiv Joseph's last work the deeply felt “Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo.”

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Wednesday, July 1, 2015

A Last Look at Three June Shows: "Guards at the Taj," "The Qualms" and "The "Tempest" by Broadway & Me

June is the Indian summer of the New York theater season. Falling between the heat of the shows rushing out to qualify for the Tonys and other awards and the relative freeze that settles ove…

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Monday, June 29, 2015

Guards at the Taj Playwright Rajiv Joseph on Comic Book Inspiration and Writing During the Dim Hours by Beth Stevens

Rajiv Joseph’s Guards at the Taj, which recently extended at the Atlantic Theater Company, is an unexpected mix of brutality, comedy and suspense. He is perhaps best known for his play…

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Saturday, June 27, 2015

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Guards at the Taj--Performing More Than Just Guard Duty By Joseph Cervelli I was a great admirer of playwright Rajiv Joseph’s last work the deeply felt “Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo.…

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Sunday, June 21, 2015

Guards at the Taj by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

This post is by Victor Gluck, Editor-in-Chief Rajiv Joseph’s plays are filled with emotional or physical violence as in "Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo," "Gruesome Playground Injuries" or…

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Saturday, June 20, 2015

‘A Quick 5′ with Danny Gavigan by Elliot Lanes

Danny Gavigan can currently be seen through this weekend as Rupert in NSFW at Round House Theatre. His previous Round House Theatre credits include How to Write a New Book for the Bible, Ben…

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Friday, June 12, 2015

Photo Call: Michael Shannon, Trey Anastasio, Eddie Kaye Thomas Celebrate the Opening of Guards at th by Monica Simoes

Tony nominee Amy Morton (August: Osage County, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?) helms the world premiere of Pulitzer finalist Rajiv Joseph's play Guards at the Taj, starring Tony-…

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Guards at the Taj by Elizabeth Wollman

Doug HamiltonRajiv Joseph's stunning heart-breaker of a play, Guards at the Taj, is currently running through the end of June at Atlantic Theater Company's Linda Gross Theater. It is a beaut…

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Thursday, June 11, 2015

Off Broadway Review: ‘Guards at the Taj’ by Rajiv Joseph

In his strikingly original drama, “Guards at the Taj,” Rajiv Joseph (“The Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo”) entrusts the romantic legend of the Taj Mahal to two lowly…

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Monday, May 25, 2015

'Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo'

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Theater Review: Robin Williams Is Star Casting Done Right in Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo

Rajiv Joseph's voice must be recognized as a major one, even as his play feels ever-so-slightly slight.-- Delivered by Feed43 service

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Lower Broadway Grosses for Week Ending 7-3-2011

The Broadway grosses for the week ending 7-3-2011 took a dip from the previous week with the closing of 4 shows.  While most of the shows saw a decrease in sales, Bengal Tiger at the Baghd…

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Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo

Wed, September 5 through Sun, September 30 @ Round House Theatre Bethesda, presented by Round House Theatre Bethesda

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Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Rajiv Joseph’s Guards at the Taj Begins Tonight at Atlantic Theater by Olivia Clement

Tony nominee Amy Morton (August: Osage County, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?) helms the world premiere of Pulitzer finalist Rajiv Joseph's play Guards at the Taj, starring Tony-…

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Friday, May 15, 2015

First Look! Omar Metwally and Arian Moayed Rehearse Rajiv Joseph's Guards at the Taj by Matthew Blank

Tony nominee Amy Morton (August: Osage County, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?) will direct the world premiere of Pulitzer finalist Rajiv Joseph's play Guards at the Taj, starring To…

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Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Strong performances and inventive staging give Ensemble Theatre's 'Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo' real bite by Andrea Simakis

The most amazing thing about Rajiv Joseph's "Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo" isn't that the man-eater of the title is actually a scowling, bearded man who speaks directly to the a…

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