Thursday, September 15, 2016

In Memory of ‘Elephant Man’ Stage Director Jack Hofsiss by Patrick Pacheco

In 1979, at the age of 28, Jack Hofsiss was the youngest director to ever win the Tony Award for his brilliant direction of Bernard Pomerance’s “The Elephant Man.” Handsome, talented a…

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Wednesday, August 31, 2016

I Interview Playwrights Part 870: Lucy Teitler by Adam Szymkowicz

Lucy TeitlerCurrent Town:  BrooklynQ:  Tell me about your play Engagements, which just had an extended run at Second Stage Uptown.A:  Engagements is a play about miscommunicat…

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Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Renee Elise Goldsberry Lands Far-Out Netflix Role, Will Leave Hamilton This Fall by Ryan McPhee

Renée Elise Goldsberry is leaving Hamilton this year, but don’t worry: Her new role is out of this world. The Tony winner has been tapped to star in Netflix’s upcoming sci…

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Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Interview: Kim Davies on Rolling Stone, the UVA Rape Case, and Her New Play “Stet” by Tami Shaloum

When an investigative journalist at an unnamed magazine is assigned to cover a case of gang rape and rape culture in general at a prominent university, she finds that reporting the truth is …

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Thursday, June 16, 2016
Monday, June 13, 2016

Almanac: Cormac McCarthy on good and evil by Terry Teachout

“It takes very little to govern good people. Very little. And bad people cant be governed at all. Or if they could I never heard of it.” Cormac McCarthy, No Country for Old Men

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Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Review: ‘Good People’ at The Colonial Players of Annapolis by Charles Green

The Colonial Players’ Good People is a powerful, emotionally raw production that talks about class, poverty, and race in dramatic ways. Written by David Lindsay-Abaire and directed by…

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Monday, April 25, 2016

No Mexicans, No Cowboys by Trav S.D.

“When Mexico sends its people, they’re not sending their best…They’re sending people that have lots of problems and they’re bring those problems [to] us. They&#…

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Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Interview: Hannah Corneau on Starring in “Evita”, Working with Barry Manilow, and Her A Capella Group’s Hit Tribute to “Hamilton” by Courtney Marie

New York native Hannah Corneau is preparing to take on the role of one of history’s most intriguing women — the fearless, stunning and tactical Eva Peron — as she brings her on…

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Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Tony Winner Gabriel Ebert, Becky Ann Baker, Dylan Baker & More Set for Peer Gynt Off-Broadway by Ryan McPhee

Tony winner Gabriel Ebert, Becky Ann Baker and her husband Dylan Baker are among the performers tapped for Peer Gynt off-Broadway. The previously reported Classic Stage Company production, h…

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Thursday, March 31, 2016

Dick DeVos is extremely proud of his philanthropy work by Rino16

The world is changing at a rapid rate, and it needs good people to help others. Philanthropy is absolutely vital to the future of this country. Successful businessmen and women must come tog…

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Thursday, March 17, 2016

TV News: Julie White to Star in CBS Comedy Real Good People

Film favorite David Keith will also lead the cast.

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Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Tony Winner Julie White Boards CBS Comedy Pilot REAL GOOD PEOPLE by TV News Desk

Tony winner Julie White may soon be headed back to television.

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Tony Nominee Julie White Boards CBS Comedy Pilot REAL GOOD PEOPLE by TV News Desk

Tony nominee Julie White may soon be headed back to television.

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Thursday, February 11, 2016

Review Roundup: Matthew Perry's THE END OF LONGING Opens in London by Review Roundups

Christina ColeThe Magistrate, The Lightening Play,Jennifer MudgeInto The Woods, Dutchman andLloyd Owen Good People, The Bodyguard join internationally acclaimed actorMatthew PerryFriends, Th…

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Saturday, February 6, 2016

RABBIT HOLE Hampstead Theatre NW3 by Libby Purves

THE DEEPEST GRIEF OBSERVED   Pretty much everyone agreed – here and on its West End transfer- that the American David Lindsay-Abaire’s GOOD PEOPLE was a masterpiece, with its de…

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Friday, February 5, 2016

Rabbit Hole review – parents torn apart in a tragedy haunted by Ibsen by Michael Billington

Hampstead theatre, LondonClaire Skinner and Tom Goodman-Hill play a couple struggling to cope with their son’s death in a play handled with finesse by director Edward HallThis 2006 play by…

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Monday, February 1, 2016

Scenes from the Class War in Danville by Sam Hurwitt

The class divide opens up like an abyss in Role Players' Good People.

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Sunday, January 31, 2016

Frank Finlay by Michael Coveney

Stage and screen actor admired for his many classical theatrical roles who played the obsessed father in the 1970s TV drama Bouquet of Barbed WireAs an actor, there was something sinister an…

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Thursday, January 14, 2016

Bergen County Players stage 'Good People' through January

Park Ridge's fun-loving Irish-American actress Paula O'Brien, who local community theatergoers may recall as the acerbic housekeeper in the Bergen County Players' hysterical production of &l…

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Friday, January 8, 2016

NEWS: Lloyd Owen joins Matthew Perry in The End of Longing, Full cast by Press Releases

Christina Cole (The Magistrate, The Lightening Play), Jennifer Mudge (Into The Woods, Dutchman) and Lloyd Owen (Good People, The Bodyguard) will join the internationally acclaimed actor Matt…

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Sunday, December 27, 2015

The Best of 2015 by Wendy Caster

I share Liz Wollman's wonder at the sheer volume of art in this beautiful city of ours. In 2015, I saw 80 shows and there are easily 80 more I wish I had seen. But even with "only" 80 s…

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Thursday, December 3, 2015

Off-Broadway Theater Review: Ripcord by Lauren Yarger

RipcordBy David Lindsay-AbaireDirected by David Hyde PierceManhattan Theatre ClubThrough Dec.6What's It All About?Fabulous comedy/drama from Pulitzer-Prize winner Lindsay-Abaire (Rabbit Hole…

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Saturday, November 14, 2015

In Memoriam: Victims of the Paris Massacre by Broadway & Me

It seems somehow frivolous to chatter about what I've seen at the theater on the day after more than 100 people were massacred in the terrorist attack at the charming 150-year old Bataclan t…

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Wednesday, November 4, 2015

"Ripcord" Opts for the Easy Way Out by Broadway & Me

David Lindsay-Abaire plays come in two flavors. They can be serious and thought-provoking dramas like Good People and his Pulitzer-Prize winning Rabbit Hole about parents surviving the death…

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Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Photo Flash: First Look at Piper Perabo and More in MCC Theater's LOST GIRLS by BroadwayWorld

MCC Theater presents theNew York premiere of John Pollono's LOST GIRLS. Golden Globenominated star of stage and screen, Piper Perabo --who recently completed five seasons of the USA's popula…

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Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Piper Perabo Leads John Pollono's LOST GIRLS, Beginning Tonight at MCC Theater by BroadwayWorld

MCC Theaterpresents theNew York premiere of John Pollono's LOST GIRLS.Golden Globe nominated star of stage and screen, Piper Perabo-who recently completed five seasons of the USA's popular d…

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Thursday, October 15, 2015

The Crucible review – a plain production of a plain-speaking play by Lyn Gardner

Bristol Old Vic An evening of high-quality storytelling, especially from leads Dean Lennox Kelly and Neve McIntosh, though the tension lags after three and a half hoursTom Morris’s product…

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Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Spotlight On...Mel House by Michael Block

Name: Mel HouseHometown: BaltimoreEducation: 2 Year Training Program at the William Esper Studio, MA Applied Drama:  University of Exeter's School of Drama  (UK), BA Theatre:  …

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Friday, October 2, 2015

HAND TO GOD's Tyrone Responds To THER?SE RAQUIN Incident by Michael Dale

While the issue of actors' safety is not one to be taken lightly, the good people at HAND TO GOD were never ones to shy away from a little irreverent fun.

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Thursday, October 1, 2015

Flowers Stink (review) by Ryan Taylor

There’s so much great free art in this town. Smithsonian’s out the wazoo. Free performing arts are a little tougher to find, with one of the major providers being the good people of …

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