Saturday, November 2, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Pascale Roger-McKeever by Zack Calhoon

PASCALE ROGER-MCKEEVER (Actor/Writer) is an actor, playwright, director, poet and fiction writer. Theatre credits include Rosannah in Brilliant Traces, May in Fool for Love, 3 woman in Tenne…

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Monday, October 7, 2019

People You Should Know . . . Cyndy A. Marion by Zack Calhoon

CYNDY A. MARION (Playwright/Director) is Producing Artistic Director of The White Horse Theater Company. A native New Yorker, Cyndy was named one of's “People of the Year”…

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Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Laurence Fishburne & Sam Rockwell to Star in New Broadway Revival of American Buffalo by Andy Lefkowitz

Laurence Fishburne and Sam Rockwell, award-winning stars of stage and screen, will head back to Broadway next year in a new production of David Mamet's American Buffalo. Neil Pepe will dire…

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Thursday, August 15, 2019

Sam Shepard’s Fool for Love Will Play Limited Los Angeles Run by Adam Hetrick

Alex McKenna, Arron Shiver, and Sonny Valicenti will star.

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Friday, August 9, 2019

Full Cast Announced for Idina Menzel-Led SKINTIGHT at the Geffen

Geffen Playhouse today announced the full cast for its West Coast premiere of Skintight, written by Joshua Harmon (Bad Jews, Significant Other) and directed by Obie Award winner Daniel A…

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Friday, July 19, 2019

Soulpepper’s Fool for Love challenges Sam Shepard’s mythology, but performances need to deepen by Karen Fricker - Theatre Critic

It may take more time for Cara Gee and Eion Bailey to flesh out their performances to fill the stage, writes Karen Fricker.

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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Billy Porter, Fosse/Verdon Among 2019 Primetime Emmy Nominees by Andy Lefkowitz

Nominations for the 2019 Primetime Emmy Awards were revealed on July 16. The list includes a slew of series and stars of interest to Broadway fans, including Tony-winning actor Billy Porter …

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Thursday, June 13, 2019

Ed Harris to Replace Jeff Daniels in To Kill a Mockingbird on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage-and-screen star Ed Harris will join the cast of Broadway's To Kill a Mockingbird this fall, according to The New York Times. He will take over the role of Atticus Finch beginning on N…

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Thursday, December 13, 2018

People You Should Know . . . Burt Grinstead by Zack Calhoon

(Photo by Loretta Richert)Burt Grinstead has starred in films and television shows including Roger Corman’s Death Race 2050, “NCIS,” “Criminal Minds,” “The Mentalist,…

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Friday, November 16, 2018

Arcola Theatre in Association with Maya Ellis Present World Première of “Stop and Search” by Blouin Artinfo

Arcola Theatre in association with Maya Ellis recently announced the world premiere of “Stop and Search,” by Gabriel Gbadamosi, through an official release. Artistic Director of Arcola T…

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Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Michelle Williams & Sam Rockwell to Star as Gwen Verdon & Bob Fosse in New Series from Hamilton Team by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage-and-screen stars Michelle Williams and Sam Rockwell have signed on to play the title roles in Fosse/Verdon, an eight-episode limited series set to appear on FX, according to The Hollyw…

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Sunday, June 10, 2018

BWW Interview: Dane Laffrey Talks About His Tony Nominated ONCE ON THIS ISLAND by Frank Benge

Recently, BroadwayWorld had the opportunity to interview Dane Laffrey who recently received his first Tony nomination for his work on the Broadway hit ONCE ON THIS ISLAND. Dane's design is a…

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Sunday, March 4, 2018

Review: ‘Fool for Love’ at the Cumberland Theatre by Bob Ashby

The theme of a man and a woman who can’t live without each other and can’t live with each other is as old as theater. Often enough it has been played for comedy, as in the couples in Noe…

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Thursday, February 1, 2018

“Reel to Reel” at Magic Theatre, San Francisco by Blouin Artinfo

“Reel to Reel” will be on stage at Magic Theatre, San Francisco.The play is written and directed by John Kolvenbach.Kolvenbach the director of plays like “Mrs.Whitney” and “Goldfis…

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Wednesday, December 13, 2017

We Are The Wolves! Meet the Young Stars of the Off-Broadway Play Everyone Is Talking About by Beth Stevens

Sarah DeLappe’s stunning debut play The Wolves offers an intimate look at a girls' indoor soccer team. It’s a portrait of high school girls in all their glory and insecu…

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Monday, October 30, 2017

Industry Ticket Offers by Bt

Fool for Love - Facility Theatre at Chopin Theatre, 1543 West Division, Chicago, 60642, is offering half price industry tickets for all performances thru November 12 with industry code "OVA…

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Monday, September 11, 2017

People You Should Know . . . Ruth Sullivan by Zack Calhoon

Ruth Sullivan is from Massachusetts and is an art school drop out. With some time she found her path and graduated Cum Laude from The City College of New York with a degree in English a…

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Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Odds & Ends: Bebe Neuwirth to Pay Tribute to Ann Reinking, Beyonce Choreographer Tapped for Alanis Morissette's Jagged Little Pill & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Bebe Neuwirth, Joel Grey & More to Pay Tribute to Ann Reinking A jazzy lineup of Fosse veterans will hat-tip Tony-winni…

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Saturday, August 19, 2017

People You Should Know . . . Meridith Jones by Zack Calhoon

Meridith Jones is a Manhattan-based Actor and the Artistic Director of Crashbox Theater Company which focuses on the development of new works by emerging playwrights.  A graduate of Atl…

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Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Sam Shepard obituary by Ryan Gilbey

Playwright, actor and director who exposed the gap between myth and reality in American lifeSam Shepard, who has died aged 73 from complications of ALS, a form of motor neurone disease, exce…

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Broadway Theaters to Dim Lights in Memory of Prolific Playwright & Actor Sam Shepard by Andy Lefkowitz

The marquees of Broadway theaters will be dimmed on August 2 at 7:45pm in memory of Sam Shepard, the iconic playwright and actor who passed away on July 27 at age 73. The Broadway commu…

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Critic's Notebook: Sam Shepard, Voice of the American West

The Pulitzer-winning playwright of 'Buried Child' and 'Fool for Love' forged an indelible legacy as a chronicler of broken dreams and fractured families in the ravaged wasteland that was onc…

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Monday, July 31, 2017

Sam Shepard, Pulitzer-Winning Playwright of Buried Child & Oscar-Nominated Actor, Dies at 73 by Andy Lefkowitz

Sam Shepard, known for his plays True West, Fool for Love and the Pulitzer-winning Buried Child, as well as his 1984 Oscar-nominated performance in The Right Stuff, died on July 27…

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Sam Shepard | interview by Carole Cadwalladr

With a new collection of short stories to his name and two of his plays currently showing in New York, the notoriously private Pulitzer prize-winner discusses masculinity, his battle with dr…

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Playwright And Actor Sam Shepard Dies At 73

Amy Sussman / Getty Images Sam Shepard, the playwright of Buried Child, True West, and Fool for Love, died July 27 at age 73. His death was announced by a spokesperson for the family to …

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Pulitzer-Prize Winning Playwright Sam Shepard Dies at 73 by Ryan McPhee

The Off-Broadway pioneer's works included Buried Child and Fool for Love.

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Sunday, May 14, 2017

A LIE OF THE MIND – Southwark Playhouse by Ian Foster

Despite being blown away by True West, something about Sam Shepard makes me a little wary. I liked rather than loved Fool For Love and ultimately steered clear of the recent Buried Child and…

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Tuesday, February 28, 2017

The Good Wife Emmy Nominee Josh Charles & More Join Annie Baker's The Antipodes by Lindsey Sullivan

Two-time Emmy nominee Josh Charles (The Good Wife) and more will join the world premiere of Pulitzer Prize-winner Annie Baker's The Antipodes as part of Signature Theatre's 2016…

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Thursday, January 26, 2017

NEWS: Defibrillator revives Sam Shepard’s A Lie of the Mind at Southwark by Press Releases

Following high-profile productions of Fool for Love and, currently at the West End’s Trafalgar Studios starring Ed Harris, Buried Child, London has another major Sam Shepard revival t…

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Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Spotlight On...Sean Dunnington by Michael Block

Name: Sean DunningtonHometown: Waimea, HawaiiEducation: Currently a sophomore studying Visual and Dramatic Narrative at University of Redlands in the Johnson Center for Integrative StudiesFa…

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Monday, January 16, 2017

‘Buried Child’ at Trafalgar Studios by Blouin Artinfo

American playwright, actor, author, screenwriter, and director Sam Shepherd’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play ‘Buried Child’ will be staged at the Trafalgar Studios, London, through March …

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