Thursday, September 21, 2017

#TBT: The Stage Career of Meteor Shower Star & Tony Winner Laura Benanti

From her debut at age 18 in The Sound of Music to her return in Meteor Shower, chart Laura Benanti's Tony-winning stage career.

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Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Theater News: Steve Martin to Be Honored at Drama League Gala

Martin's works include Meteor Shower and Bright Star.

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Steve Martin to Be Honored at 2017 Drama League Gala by Ryan McPhee

The event, paying tribute to the Meteor Shower playwright and Bright Star co-composer, will take place November 6.

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Martin’s Creative Sparks Ignite in Broadway Comedy by Broadwaydirect

In Steve Martin’s new play, Meteor Shower, the titular space rocks falling from the sky are, perhaps, the least shocking aspect of a coastal California dinner party that goes spectacularly…

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Monday, September 11, 2017

Laura Benanti on Matching Wits with Amy Schumer in Meteor Shower by Broadwaydirect

What happens when the queen of stand-up comedy goes head-to-head with musical-theater royalty? Broadway audiences will find out this fall when Amy Schumer and Laura Benanti costar with Keega…

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Meteor Shower: Blink and You’ll Miss It! by Broadwaydirect

Amy Schumer, Keegan-Michael Key, Laura Benanti and Alan Tudyk star in Meteor Shower, a new comedy by Steve Martin, directed by Jerry Zaks. The post Meteor Shower: Blink and You’ll Mis…

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Friday, September 8, 2017

Alan Tudyk-Led Con Man Will Premiere on Syfy September 9 by Ruthie Fierberg

The new comedy features the star of Steve Martin’s upcoming Broadway play, Meteor Shower.

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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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Friday, August 18, 2017

Steve Martin’s Meteor Shower, Starring Amy Schumer, Racking Up Healthy Advance by Andrew Gans

Tony winner Laura Benanti will also star in the new comedy, which arrives on Broadway in November.

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Today on Broadway: Friday, August 18, 2017 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Michael Riedel Exits “Theater Talk,” Amy Schumer Boosts “Meteor Shower” Box Office, and “Hamilton” Opens in LA. “Today on Broadway” is…

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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Up on the Marquee: METEOR SHOWER by Walter McBride

Steve Martin's new play METEOR SHOWER will be coming to Broadway's Booth Theatre this fall starring Emmy and Peabody Award-winning comedian Amy Schumer, Tony-winner Laura Benanti, another Em…

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Sunday, August 13, 2017

This Week on Broadway for August 13, 2017: Michael Moore’s The Terms of My Surrender, Barbara Cook by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino and Michael Portantiere talk about Michael Moore’s The Terms of My Surrender, The Public Theater production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Summer Sho…

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Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Today on Broadway: Tuesday, August 8, 2017 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Broadway Casts of “Meteor Shower” and “Time and the Conways” Announced and “Indecent” Hits Box Office High in Final Week! “Today on Broadway…

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Amy Schumer to make Broadway debut in Steve Martin play by Staff and Agencies

Comedian Keegan-Michael Key will join Schumer in Martin’s ‘loopy’ marital satire Meteor Shower, which opens 1 NovemberAmy Schumer is to make her Broadway theatre debut this autumn in a…

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Monday, August 7, 2017

’20th Century Blues’ From Obie Winner Susan Miller Sets Dates; Amy Schumer Confirms For Steve Martin’s ‘Meteor Shower’ by Jeremy Gerard

EXCLUSIVE: 20th Century Blues, a new play from Obie Award and Susan Smith Blackburn Prize winner Susan Miller (My Left Breast), has set an opening night of November 26 at off-Broadway’…

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Amy Schumer joins Steve Martin’s Broadway show by Associated Press

The actress and comedian will star in Martin's four-person comedy "Meteor Shower" starting in November.

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Breaking: Amy Schumer, Laura Benanti, Keegan-Michael Key, and Alan Tudyk to Lead Steve Martin's METEOR SHOWER on Broadway by BroadwayWorld

BroadwayWorld has just officially learned that Steve Martin's new play METEOR SHOWER will be coming to Broadway's BoothTheatre this fallstarring Emmy and Peabody Award-winning comedian Amy S…

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Amy Schumer Headed for Broadway by Broadwaydirect

Writer, actress, director, producer and stand-up comedian Amy Schumer is headed for Broadway. The star of the award-winning Comedy Central series Inside Amy Schumer will make her Broadway de…

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Theater News: Laura Benanti, Amy Schumer to Star on Broadway in Steve Martin's Meteor Shower

Keegan-Michael Key and Alan Tudyk will also star in the new play, to be directed by Jerry Zaks.

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Amy Schumer Will Make Her Broadway Debut in Steve Martin's Meteor Shower; Laura Benanti & More to Co-Star by Andy Lefkowitz

As previously speculated, Tony nominee Steve Martin’s new comedy, Meteor Shower, will premiere on Broadway in a production starring Emmy winner Amy Schumer in her Broadway debut! Previ…

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Amy Schumer to Make Broadway Debut in New Steve Martin Play by Michael Paulson

Ms. Schumer will star in “Meteor Shower” this fall along with Laura Benanti, Keegan-Michael Key and Alan Tudyk.

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Amy Schumer to Star in Steve Martin's Broadway Play 'Meteor Shower'

Keegan-Michael Key, Laura Benanti and Alan Tudyk also star in the new stage more

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Amy Schumer and Laura Benanti Confirmed to Star in Steve Martin's Meteor Shower on Broadway by Ryan McPhee

The two will be joined by Keegan-Michael Key and Alan Tudyk.

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Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Steve Martin's 'Meteor Shower' plunges into the absurd at the Old Globe by Charles McNulty

SAN DIEGO — Steve Martin, the beloved comic whose career has branched out in unforeseen directions (bluegrass composer, art collector and curator, playwright) is often described as a moder…

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Review Roundup: Steve Martin's METEOR SHOWER at The Old Globe by Review Roundups

The Old Globepresents the world premiere run ofSteve Martin's new play Meteor Shower, running now through September 18, 2016, with opening night on August 7. Let's see what the critics had t…

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The Verdict: See What Critics Thought of Steve Martin's Meteor Shower by Robert Viagas

Jenna Fischer and Greg Germann are featured in the “adult comedy” at the Old Globe.

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