Monday, September 25, 2017

The Story of Tonight! Phillipa Soo & Steven Pasquale Tie the Knot by Lindsey Sullivan

A toast to the groom...to the bride! Broadway's Phillipa Soo and Steven Pasquale were married on September 24. Stage and screen favorite Jesse Tyler Ferguson broke the news with an adora…

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Saturday, September 23, 2017

Ayad Akhtar's JUNK Gets Preview at the Guggenheim Tonight by BroadwayWorld

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Ayad Akhtar and Tony Award-winning director Doug Hughes discuss Akhtar's newest play before its New York premiere at Lincoln Center Theater. The event will be h…

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Thursday, September 21, 2017

Odds & Ends: Beyonce’s Got the Broadway Bug, Laura Osnes Lends Vocals to New Musical & More by Lindsey Sullivan

Beyoncé Visits Broadway’s Aladdin Queen Bey? More like the Queen of Broadway! Music superstar Beyoncé enjoyed a performance if Disney’s Aladdin at the New Amsterdam…

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Tuesday, September 19, 2017

JUNK by Lincoln Center Theater

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Ayad Akhtar's JUNK Gets Preview at the Guggenheim This Weekend by BroadwayWorld

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Ayad Akhtar and Tony Award-winning director Doug Hughes discuss Akhtar's newest play before its New York premiere at Lincoln Center Theater. The event will be h…

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Monday, September 18, 2017

JUNK by Arts Review

Step back in time to 1940s rural Australia to meet the play-loving kids who live behind a junk yard in Flying Fruit Fly Circus’ exhilarating new show Junk at Arts Centre Melbourne for…

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Thursday, September 14, 2017

Ayad Akhtar's New Play JUNK Brings Financial Civil War to Broadway, Starting Tonight by BroadwayWorld

This fall, Lincoln Center Theater, in association with The Araca Group, will produce Pulitzer Prize winner Ayad Akhtar's new play Junk, directed by Doug Hughes. The production begins preview…

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Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Review: Soldier Still at Project Arts Centre, Dublin by Chris McCormack

Usual routines made uncanny: Chris McCormack reviews Junk Ensemble's new work exploring violence in the military. The post Review: Soldier Still at Project Arts Centre, Dublin appeared firs…

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Monday, September 11, 2017

2017 Philadelphia Fringe Festival Review: ‘. . . strand . . .’ by JUNK at Grays Ferry Crescent Trail Park by Deb Miller

A transportive adventure awaits Fringe-goers in JUNK’s . . . strand . . ., as Brian Sanders and his stunning troupe contemplate the enigma of the time-space continuum in a dreamlike medita…

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Friday, September 8, 2017

On Broadway, dramatic riches await, in both words and music by Peter Marks

“The Band’s Visit” and “Junk” are autumn highlights.

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Debt Is King for Steven Pasquale in Ayad Akhtar's Finance Epic Junk by Beth Stevens

The 2017-2018 theater season has officially begun, and a slew of highly anticipated musicals and plays, both brand new and revisited, are set to bow. Broadway.com's Fall Preview series c…

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Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Pinter's The Caretaker: an outsider's tale for xenophobic times by Christopher Haydon

Director Christopher Haydon on his new staging, which casts Sierra Leonean actor Patrice Naiambana in the role of Davies, a tramp whose predicament mirrors the immigrant experienceDuring reh…

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Taking on Wall Street’s Church of Big Money by Michael Sokolove

With ‘Junk,’ the Pulitzer-winning playwright Ayad Akhtar examines financial chicanery in the 1980s — and how it shaped the blind worship of affluence today.

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Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Culturalist Results! Here Are the Fall Shows Fans Are Most Looking Forward To by Lindsey Sullivan

Labor Day weekend is officially over, which means that summer is unofficially over, but we do have some good news for you to kick off your workweek. The 2017-2018 Broadway season is underway…

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Thursday, August 24, 2017

Tickets Are Now on Sale for Ayad Akhtar's New Play Junk, Starring Steven Pasquale by Broadway.com

Tickets are now on sale for Junk, a new play by Pulitzer Prize winner Ayad Akhtar, set to debut at Broadway's Vivian Beaumont Theater. Directed by Doug Hughes, the new work will begin pr…

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Monday, August 21, 2017

All the right instincts in this storefront 'Shockheaded Peter' by Chris Jones

It has been 16 years since “Shockheaded Peter,” the cultish British “junk opera” created by the Improbable Theatre and the Tiger Lillies, was first seen at the Athenaeum Theatre. Las…

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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

See Stars Align as Michael Moore Attends Trump Protest After The Terms of My Surrender Performance by Broadway.com

There are many ways actors unwind after a Broadway performance: their junk food of choice and a Netflix binge session, a healthy snack and a bath or a cocktail at Sardi's. For The Terms …

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Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Arm – Mireille and Mathieu review at Summerhall – ‘absorbing but sometimes annoying’ by Anna Winter

A junk shop yields a few comic gems in Mireille and Mathieu’s Arm, plus some musty jokes that could do with being

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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Theatre Review: ‘Spring Awakening’ by Wildwood Summer Theatre at Gaithersburg Arts Barn by Kristin Franco

“We’ve all got our junk, and my junk is you.” Teen angst and the dangers of denying knowledge are put on display in Wildwood Summer Theatre’s compelling production of…

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Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Ayad Akhtar's JUNK Gets Preview as Part of Works & Process Series at the Guggenheim This Fall; Lineup Announced! by BroadwayWorld

Works amp Process at the Guggenheim hasannounced its fall 2017 season and opens the season with a commissioned performance made in and for the museum rotunda.

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Monday, July 17, 2017

Spotlight On...Milo Manheim by Michael Block

Name: Milo ManheimHometown: Los Angeles CaliforniaEducation: High School Jr.Select Credits: Disney's "Zombies", Spring Awakening, Rent, A Chorus Line.Why theater?: I get to step into the sho…

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Thursday, July 13, 2017

Theater News: Full Cast Announced for Ayad Akhtar's Junk on Broadway

Ito Aghayere, Philip James Brannon, and more will join Steven Pasquale in the Lincoln Center Theater production.

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Ayad Akhtar's JUNK Announces Stars Joining Steven Pasquale at Lincoln Center Theater by BroadwayWorld

Lincoln Center Theater has announced that Ito Aghayere, Phillip James Brannon, Tony Carlin, Caroline Hewitt, Rick Holmes, Ted Koch, Teresa Avia Lim, Danny Mastrogiorgio, Nate Miller, Ethan P…

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Matthew Saldivar & More to Join Steven Pasquale on Broadway in Ayad Akhtar's New Play Junk by Andy Lefkowitz

Matthew Saldivar, Tony Carlin and more will complete the cast of Junk, a new work by Disgraced Pulitzer winner Ayad Akhtar that will play Broadway's Vivian Beaumont Theater. Saldivar and…

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Matthew Saldivar, Phillip James Brannon, and More Will Join Steven Pasquale in Junk on Broadway by Olivia Clement

The Ayad Akhtar play begins performances October 5 at Lincoln Center Theater.

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True Right, or, George and Jeb: A Cautionary Tale by Audrey Moyce

We have long had a fascination with what our culture’s celebrities do behind closed doors. What nicknames do they use? What junk food do they like? Yeah but how do they talk to each other,…

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Wednesday, June 28, 2017

The Tonys End and a New Season Begins by Noreply@blogger.com (lauren McMillen )

The 71st annual Tony Awards may be over, but an entire new season of shows are already underway. Here's a look at what is in previews, what has been announced, and what you can expect to see…

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Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Patrick Wilson Replaces Steven Pasquale in Starry Brigadoon at City Center by Lindsey Sullivan

Two-time Tony nominee Patrick Wilson is heading back to the New York stage! Fresh off of the news that Steven Pasquale will lead Broadway's Junk this fall, Wilson will take over for him …

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Steven Pasquale, Set to Star in ‘Junk,’ Backs Out of ‘Brigadoon’ by Joshua Barone

The actor, who was cast in a new play by Ayad Akhtar, has left the musical “Brigadoon” over scheduling and will be replaced by Patrick Wilson.

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