Wednesday, February 6, 2019

New York Stage And Film Taps Christopher Burney As Artistic Director by Greg Evans

Christopher Burney, whose tenure at New York’s Second Stage Theater included such hits as Dear Evan Hansen, Next to Normal and Lobby Hero, will be the new artistic director of the New …

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Saturday, January 12, 2019

Do "The Ferryman" and the "The Waverly Gallery" Live Up to The Hype About Them? by Broadwayandme

Most theatergoers, especially those with limited time and resources, try to figure out which shows to see through a combination of word of mouth, social media and official reviews, particula…

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Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Tarell Alvin McCraney's Powerful Drama Choir Boy Sings Out on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

The 2013 drama Choir Boy by Oscar winner Tarell Alvin McCraney (Moonlight) opens at Broadway's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre on January 8, 2019. Trip Cullman (Lobby Hero) directs the p…

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Thursday, December 13, 2018

Odds & Ends: Chris Noth to Join Isabelle Huppert for U.S. Premiere of The Mother & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Chris Noth to Join Isabelle Huppert for U.S. Premiere of The Mother Casting is complete for Atlantic Theater Company'…

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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

MTC's CHOIR BOY Begins Performances Tonight by BroadwayWorld

Performances begin tonight, Wednesday December 12, for Manhattan Theatre Club's Broadway premiere of Choir Boy, by Academy Award winner Tarell Alvin McCraney Moonlight, The BrotherSister Pla…

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Moonlight Oscar Winner Tarell Alvin McCraney Makes Broadway Playwriting Debut with Choir Boy by Andy Lefkowitz

The 2013 drama Choir Boy by Oscar winner Tarell Alvin McCraney (Moonlight) begins previews of its Broadway transfer on December 12. Trip Cullman (Lobby Hero) directs the production at t…

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Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Up on the Marquee: CHOIR BOY by Walter McBride

Manhattan Theatre Club presents the Broadway premiere of Choir Boy, by Academy Award winner Tarell Alvin McCraney Moonlight, The BrotherSister Plays and directed by Drama Desk Award nominee …

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Monday, November 26, 2018

Matthew Broderick & Tate Donovan Join Broadway Premiere of Celebrity Autobiography by Andy Lefkowitz

Matthew Broderick and Tate Donovan are returning to Broadway. The talented stars of stage and screen have joined the lineup of actors set to debut the hit comedy show Celebrity Autobiog…

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Friday, November 23, 2018

Photo Coverage: Meet the Cast of CHOIR BOY on Broadway! by Walter McBride

Manhattan Theatre Club presents the Broadway premiere of Choir Boy, by Academy Award winner Tarell Alvin McCraney Moonlight, The BrotherSister Plays and directed by Drama Desk Award nominee …

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Wednesday, November 21, 2018

BWW TV: CHOIR BOY Cast Sings Out in In Rehearsals- Meet the Company! by Tv - Press Previews

Manhattan Theatre Club presents the Broadway premiere of Choir Boy, by Academy Award winner Tarell Alvin McCraney Moonlight, The BrotherSister Plays and directed by Drama Desk Award nominee …

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Tuesday, November 20, 2018

FREEZE FRAME: Meet the Cast of CHOIR BOY on Broadway! by Walter McBride

Manhattan Theatre Club presents the Broadway premiere of Choir Boy, by Academy Award winner Tarell Alvin McCraney Moonlight, The BrotherSister Plays and directed by Drama Desk Award nominee …

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Sunday, October 28, 2018

“The Waverly Gallery” at The John Golden Theatre by Richard Seff

Kenneth Lonergan has been writing important and nourishing plays since The New Group presented his “This Is Our Youth” in 1997. That Drama Desk Award nominee was revived in 2015 and won …

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Thursday, October 25, 2018

‘The Waverly Gallery’: Kenneth Lonergan, Lucas Hedges, Michael Cera & Elaine May Paint A Tour De Force – Broadway Review by Greg Evans

Kenneth Lonergan, along with his Manchester by the Sea discovery Lucas Hedges and Lobby Hero star Michael Cera, team with the astonishing Elaine May and Joan Allen for The Waverly Gallery, …

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Monday, October 15, 2018

MTC's CHOIR BOY Moves Opening to January 8, Previews Begin December 12 by BroadwayWorld

Manhattan Theatre Club presents the Broadway premiere of Choir Boy, by Academy Award winner Tarell Alvin McCraney Moonlight, The BrotherSister Plays and directed by Drama Desk Award nominee …

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Thursday, October 11, 2018

Lobby Hero Tony Nominee Brian Tyree Henry Joins Cast of Godzilla vs. Kong by Andrew Gans

The Emmy nominee joins a cast that also includes Tony nominee Danai Gurira, Millie Bobby Brown, and Julian Dennison.

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Monday, October 1, 2018

Stage review: barebones' 'Lobby Hero' challenges with 'What would you do?' scenarios by Sharon Eberson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Kenneth Lonergan dark comedy entangles four lives in a murder investigation that tests their sense of what is right and just.

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Full Casting Announced For Broadway Premiere Of CHOIR BOY by BroadwayWorld

Full casting has been announced for Manhattan Theatre Club's Broadway premiere of Choir Boy, by Academy Award winner Tarell Alvin McCraney Moonlight, The BrotherSister Plays and directed by …

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Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Stage preview: barebones finally lands 'Lobby Hero' by Sharon Eberson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Patrick Jordan’s Braddock company gets its turn at the Kenneth Lonergan play that had a recent Broadway run.

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Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Kenneth Lonergan and Lila Neugebauer on Their Creative Kinship with The Waverly Gallery by Lindsey Sullivan

The fall theater scene is kicking into high gear with an exciting crop of plays, revivals and new musicals hitting the stage. The Broadway.com 2018 Fall Preview highlights the stars and show…

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Thursday, September 6, 2018

The buzziest shows on Broadway this season by Michael Riedel

Time to raise the curtain on the shows headed to Broadway this season. Here are some notable titles: Get tickets now Kenneth Lonergan’s plays age well. Last season’s revival of “Lobby …

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Sunday, June 10, 2018

More Life! Angels in America Wins Tony for Best Revival of a Play by Caitlin Moynihan

Angels in America has won the Tony Award for Best Revival of a Play! It beat out fellow nominees Lobby Hero, Three Tall Women, The Iceman Cometh and Travesties. The producers and the c…

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Teary Nathan Lane Wins Third Tony Award for Angels in America: "This Award Is a Lovely Vote of Confidence That I've Been on the Right Path" by Lindsey Sullivan

Broadway legend Nathan Lane has won his third Tony Award! His searing performance as Roy Cohn in Angels in America earned him the trophy for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Role i…

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Thursday, June 7, 2018

Harry Potter, Spongebob, Admissions, Desperate Measures Win Top Drama Desk Categories by Lauren Yarger

Photo: Matthew Murray2018 DRAMA DESK AWARDS Outstanding Play**Admissions, by Joshua Harmon, Lincoln Center TheaterMary Jane, by Amy Herzog, New York Theatre WorkshopMiles…

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Saturday, May 26, 2018

25 DAYS OF TONYS: Watch the Hilarious Chemistry Between Lobby Hero’s Michael Cera and Brian Tyree Henry by Ruthie Fierberg

When these two Tony nominees are together, they can’t help but goof around.

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Monday, May 21, 2018

Broadway Box Office Steady With Prior Week, Remains 14% Ahead Of 2016-17 by Dade Hayes

With Broadway in the final days of its statistically extended 2017-2018 year (53 weeks instead of 52, long story), grosses held steady for the week ending May 20, according to figures from t…

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Thursday, May 17, 2018

Mean Girls Leads Broadway.com Audience Choice Award Winners; Ethan Slater, Hailey Kilgore Also Take Top Prizes by Broadway.com

Each year since 2000, Broadway.com has asked our readers to pick their favorites of the season in our annual Broadway.com Audience Choice Awards. The 2018 results are in! After receiving 12 …

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Wednesday, May 9, 2018

World Premieres by Dear Evan Hansen & Next to Normal Creators Set for Second Stage; Initial Casting Announced by Andy Lefkowitz

A pair of world premiere productions and the revival of a Pulitzer finalist have been announced as part of the 40th anniversary season at Second Stage Theater. Current Hello, Dolly! pla…

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Monday, May 7, 2018

The Full List of Nominations for Tony awards 2018 by Blouin Artinfo

The celebrated Theater ceremony in New York, Tony Awards 2018 has shortlisted “Angels in America” and “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” in the running prizes. The nominations for t…

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Friday, May 4, 2018
Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Annual Tony Nomination Post - 2018 Version by Linda

Oops. Looks like I haven't posted in this blog since the last Tony nominations. It's been difficult keeping this up since I write for other places, but I'm a sucker for tradition, so I'm goi…

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