Sunday, November 24, 2019

Review: The Rose Tattoo with Marisa Tomei by Elyse Trevers

Ironically, Tennessee Williams, a gay playwright, wrote some of the most iconic roles for women in theater. He created parts such as Blanche in A Streetcar Named Desire, Maggie in A Cat on A…

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Monday, November 11, 2019

Laurel Griggs, Actor On Broadway And ‘Saturday Night Live,’ Has Died At Age 13 by Artsjournal2

Griggs, who played Ivanka in ONCE: The Musical for 17 months after making her Broadway debut at age six in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, died from a massive asthma attack. – Variety

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Laurel Griggs, Broadway Performer, Dies at Age 13 by Dan Meyer

The young actor appeared in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof and Once, as well as Saturday Night Live and more on the small screen.

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Sunday, November 10, 2019

Laurel Griggs, Broadway actress, dies at 13 after asthma attack, family says by Neil Vigdor and Mariel Padilla

Laurel Griggs, who enjoyed early acting success in the 2013 Broadway revival of “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” and the musical adaptation of the Irish film “Once,” died Tuesday. She was 13.…

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Laurel Griggs, young Broadway star of Once, dies at 13 by Eric Todisco

The cause of 13-year-old Broadway actress Laurel Griggs’ death has been revealed. Griggs’ family told The Post that she died on Nov. 5 in New York City, according to Page Six. The teena…

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Thursday, September 12, 2019

Salute Her Awards Celebrate Black Women on Broadway and in New York Theater by Laurenyarger

Collage Photo Credit: Café Mocha Radio Show’s 9th Annual Salute Her Awards. Top Row - Left to Right: LaTanya Richardson Jackson, Leslie Uggams, Alia Jones-Harvey, Cookie Jordan -- Bott…

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Sunday, July 21, 2019

Maggie the Cat review - wit and passion abound by Sarah Crompton

The Dancehouse, ManchesterTrajal Harrell’s thrilling take on Cat on a Hot Tin Roof stands apart at the Manchester international festival – but more is less elsewhere Sometimes you see a …

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Thursday, July 18, 2019

The Night of the Iguana at the Noel Coward Theatre, London – review round-up by Fergus Morgan

There’s top-tier Tennessee Williams – The Glass Menagerie, A Streetcar Named Desire, Cat On A Hot Tin Roof – and then there

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Wednesday, June 19, 2019

When Kathleen Turner Brought Maggie the Cat Back to Broadway by Harry Haun

In honor of the Tony and Oscar nominee's birthday, we look back at a 1990 interview about starring in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.

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Monday, June 17, 2019

‘Cat on a Hot Tin Roof’ by the Rude Mechanicals at the Greenbelt Arts Center by Bob Ashby

Tennessee Williams famously wrote fragile female leads: Laura, delicate and easily shattered; Blanche, already defeated before she is forced to rely upon the kindness of strangers. Not so wi…

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Sunday, April 7, 2019

Theatre News: Castaways Repertory Theatre Brings the Old and New to Prince William County by Peter Orvetti

Castaways Repertory Theatre has been bringing stage classics like “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” and modern hits like “August: Osage County” to Prince William County audiences for nearly 40…

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Thursday, March 7, 2019

Bryan Batt Will Perform Dear Mr. Williams at Tennessee Williams Theatre Festival by Adam Hetrick

The Mad Men and Sunset Boulevard star wrote the solo play inspired by the life and work of the Cat on a Hot Tin Roof playwright.

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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

The Ferryman Welcomes Brian d’Arcy James, Holley Fain & a Company of New Stars by Andy Lefkowitz

A talented slate of stage veterans join the cast of Jez Butterworth's fiery new drama The Ferryman beginning on February 19. They replace the original company of principal stars, who pla…

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Thursday, January 24, 2019

Odds & Ends: Fosse/Verdon Gets a Premiere Date & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. FX's Fosse/Verdon Gets a Premiere Date Fosse/Verdon, the limited series about the professional and romantic relations…

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Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Brian d’Arcy James, Shuler Hensley, Blair Brown & More Tapped for The Ferryman by Lindsey Sullivan

A slew of Broadway alums will be gathering around the Carney family table! Jez Butterworth's acclaimed play The Ferryman will welcome a number of new cast members to the company on Febru…

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Brian d’Arcy James to lead new cast in ‘The Ferryman’ by Caitlin Huston

“The Ferryman” is welcoming a new cast in February, led by Brian d’Arcy James, Holley Fain and Emily Bergl. D’Arcy James, last seen on Broadway in “Hamilton,” will play Quinn Car…

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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Mean Girls' Ashley Park & Dear Evan Hansen's Michael Park Join Netflix's Tales of the City by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony nominee Ashley Park and Emmy winner Michael Park, stars of Broadway's Mean Girls and Dear Evan Hansen, respectively, have both been cast in a sweet new screen project. The tale…

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Thursday, October 11, 2018

Kathleen Turner to Make Metropolitan Opera Debut in Donizetti's La Fille du Régiment by Andy Lefkowitz

Kathleen Turner will take the stage of The Metropolitan Opera for the first time in 2019. The two-time Tony-nominated actress will appear in the non-singing role of the Duchess of Krakenthor…

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Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Top 5 Shows of the Week by April Forrer

1. ‘Cat on a Hot Tin Roof’ at Baltimore Center Stage. “…an emotional spectacle of a romance trapped within a dysfunctional family.” – JV Torres. READ review. Synops…

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Monday, October 8, 2018

Theatre Review: ‘Cat on a Hot Tin Roof’ at Baltimore Center Stage by Jv Torres

First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt once said the characters in the play “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof,” “[show] us the difficulty of communication between people who spend their lives sayin…

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Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Review: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. Director Judith Ivey puts her stamp on Williams’ steamy drama by Jayne Blanchard

Hold onto summer heat and humid emotions just a little while longer with Baltimore Center Stage’s juicy production of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. The lies we tell ourselves so we can sleep and …

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Monday, September 24, 2018

Debra Jo Rupp Will Return to the New York Stage in Bekah Brunstetter's The Cake by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage-and-screen alum Debra Jo Rupp has booked her next off-Broadway gig. The talented actress will take on the role of Della in The Cake, a new play by Emmy nominee Bekah Brunstetter, makin…

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Saturday, September 22, 2018

Review: ‘Cat on a Hot Tin Roof’ at Baltimore Center Stage by Nicole Hertvik

Big Daddy in Tennessee Williams’ Cat on a Hot Tin Roof may boast of owning “twenty-eight thousand acres of the richest land this side of the valley Nile,” but in Center Stage’s compa…

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Sunday, July 22, 2018

'Cat on a Hot Tin Roof' review: This big-picture take on Tennessee Williams still has all the sexual charge by Chris Jones

Working at the Drury Lane, director Marcia Milgrom Dodge treats Tennessee Williams’ “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” as if it were a spooky story of scary shadows from the all-American past. Ha…

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Sunday, July 8, 2018

Vicky Jones “The One” at Soho Theatre, London by Blouin Artinfo España

Vicky Jones “The One” will be on stage at Soho Theatre, London.  Soho Theatre in association with DryWrite presents the play “The One,” which has received great reviews and good…

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Tuesday, June 12, 2018

DRURY LANE ANNOUNCES CAST FOR “CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF” HELMED BY TONY NOMINEE MARCIA MILGROM DODGE by Michael J. Roberts

Drury Lane Theatre announces casting for its sultry summer drama, Tennessee Williams’ Cat on a Hot Tin [...]

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Casting set for Drury Lane's 'Cat on a Hot Tin Roof,' directed by Tony-nominee Marcia Milgrom Dodge by Kt Hawbaker

Drury Lane Theatre has announced casting for its remount of Tennessee Williams’ “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.” The show will be directed by Marcia Milgrom Dodge, who received a Tony nominati…

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Friday, May 25, 2018

BWW Review: Sexual Sparks Ignite When Tennessee Williams Meets William Inge in Philip Dawkins' THE GENTLEMAN CALLER by Michael Dale

The setup would make a hell of a piece of theatrically-minded erotica. Call it Cat On A Hot Tin Roof and Mouse, as sexual sparks ignite when elegant playwright on the verge of stardom, Tenne…

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Wednesday, May 9, 2018

“The One” by Vicky Jones at Soho Theatre, London by Blouin Artinfo

“The One” will be on stage by Vicky Jones at Soho Theatre, London. It is a Soho Theatre presentation in association with DryWrite. The runtime of the show is 1 hour 15 minutes.“Followi…

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Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Anika Noni Rose to Make Stage Musical Return in Carmen Jones by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony winner Anika Noni Rose will return to the stage this spring in a new production of Carmen Jones, a 1943 musical featuring book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II and music by Georges Bi…

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Friday, March 16, 2018

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