Friday, July 12, 2019

Why Do We See So Many Gay Male Characters On Broadway But So Few Lesbians? by Artsjournal1

Sure, there’s The Prom, and before that Fun Home, Indecent, and, going back, Rent and perhaps The Color Purple, but that’s been about it, writes Elisabeth Vincentelli. “Obviously, Broa…

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Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Norbert Leo Butz once missed a performance of The Last Five Years because he was arrested by Maureen Lee Lenker

There are a lot of reasons an actor might miss a theatrical performance — calling out due to illness, a death in the family, etc. But two-time Tony winner Norbert Leo Butz once missed a pe…

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Friday, June 28, 2019

Indecent: Reflections on Paula Vogel’s Play at the Ahmanson by Steven Morris

INDECENT, the play by Paula Vogel and directed by Rebecca Taichman, recently opened at the Ahmanson Theatre in a re-mounting of the Broadway production. I was fortunate enough to see that B…

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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

'Indecent,' a timely tale of long ago, strikes a chord with audiences by Calvin Wilson | Post-Dispatch Theater Critic

Playwright Paula Vogel was inspired by a controversial theater production.

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Max & Louie's powerful 'Indecent' is in tune with the times by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Max & Louie presents acclaimed play by Paula Vogel.

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Friday, June 14, 2019
Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Indecent is a masterful, exquisitely rendered piece of storytelling: EW review by Maureen Lee Lenker

Paula Vogel’s Indecent uses the production history of a little-known Yiddish play to get at haunting truths about the paradoxical nature of storytelling. In the world of Indecent, theater …

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Review Roundup: INDECENT at the Ahmanson Theatre; What Did The Critics Think?

INDECENT at Ahmanson Theatre is now on stage! What did the critics think? Read all the reviews! 'Indecent,' by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Paula Vogel, opened on June 9 at Center Theat…

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Indecent Advances tells the secret history of a time when propositioning another man was grounds for murder by Devlyn Camp

And the press stoked antigay paranoia as a way to sell more papers. True-crime storytelling began in Victorian America. Newspapers eager to captivate their audie…

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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Review: ‘Indecent’ at the Ahmanson pays haunting tribute to a daring Yiddish play by Charles McNulty

Rebecca Taichman won a Tony Award for directing a darkly enchanting production of the Paula Vogel play, now at the Ahmanson Theatre.

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Sunday, June 9, 2019

Paula Vogel’s Indecent Opens in Los Angeles June 9 by Adam Hetrick

The original Broadway production, featuring members of the New York cast, is remounted for the Center Theatre Group production.

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Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Friday, May 31, 2019

What’s Indecent? by Cogency

Indecent by Paula Vogel. Arden Theatre, Philadelphia, through June 23, 2019.   Indecent is a wide-ranging play that speaks to multiple issues. It covers many decades, moves across continent…

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Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Jonathan Cake to Star in Shakespeare in the Park's Coriolanus by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is here for the Public Theater's upcoming Shakespeare in the Park production of the dark tragedy Coriolanus. The previously announced production, directed by Tony winner Daniel Sull…

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Friday, May 24, 2019

Photo Flash: First Look At INDECENT At The Ahmanson Theatre by BroadwayWorld

Indecent by Pulitzer Prize winner Paula Vogel opens next month in Los Angeles. This Tony Award-nominated play will be produced at the Ahmanson Theatre in a co-production with Huntington Thea…

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Tuesday, May 14, 2019

VIDEO: Go Behind The Scenes of INDECENT in Los Angeles by BroadwayWorld

Indecent comes to the Ahmanson theatre next month In the video below, get the inside scoop on the production from playwright Paula Vogel and directorRebecca Taichman.

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Monday, May 6, 2019

A First Look at the Remounted Production of Broadway's Indecent in Boston by Nathan Skethway

The co-production between the Huntington Theatre Company and Center Theatre Group features multiple cast members from the original Broadway production.

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Sunday, May 5, 2019

Theater Review: Another View of “Indecent” — Flat and Obvious by Gerald Peary

In the case of a scene set in the Lodz Ghetto, the lineup of characters on the way to the concentration camps veered, for me, close to Holocaust porn. The post Theater Review: Another View o…

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Saturday, May 4, 2019

Theater Review: “Indecent” — A Dangerous World for People of Faith by Robert Israel

Indecent is a play of contrasts: piety versus blasphemy, joy versus heartbreak. The post Theater Review: “Indecent” — A Dangerous World for People of Faith appeared first on The Arts …

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Thursday, May 2, 2019
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Review: A scandalous Yiddish play gets a moving tribute in 'Indecent' by Sharon Eberson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The work at Pittsburgh Public Theater, with music as its heartbeat, transcends genres to tell the story of devoted people of the stage.

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Monday, April 29, 2019

Odds & Ends: Sing Street Musical Sets World Premiere at New York Theatre Workshop & More by

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Sing Street Musical Sets World Premiere at New York Theatre Workshop Off-Broadway's New York Theatre Workshop has announced th…

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Sing Street is becoming a stage musical by Devan Coggan

Sing Street is coming to the stage. John Carney’s delightful and criminally underrated 2016 film — about a group of ’80s Irish teens who start a band — is getting a musical adaptatio…

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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Seattle Rep Lines Up Tony-Winning Jitney Revival by Olivia Clement

The West Coast theatre taps the Ruben Santiago-Hudson-helmed production, along with Indecent, a new Anna Ziegler play, and more.

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Monday, April 22, 2019

Theater Interview: Playwright Paula Vogel on “Indecent” and a Love of Yiddish by Robert Israel

“Yiddish is above all a language of yearning, a language of anxiety." The post Theater Interview: Playwright Paula Vogel on “Indecent” and a Love of Yiddish appeared first on The Arts …

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Wednesday, April 17, 2019

What was 'Indecent' then, finds a theatrical voice in the here and now by Sharon Eberson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Public Theater presents Paula Vogel’s play with music that makes a statement about standing with art in the face of prejudice.

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Monday, April 8, 2019

Surprises & Cheers At Theater Prom — The 43rd Carbonells by Bill Hirschman

Monday was an evening of firsts at the 43rd Carbonell Awards for newcomers and veteran companies in which Palm Beach Dramaworks’ moving Indecent won Best Play and Slow Burn Theatre Company…

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