Thursday, May 14, 2015

Interview: Writer/Director Lucia Cox on Bringing Anthony Burgess’ “One Hand Clapping” to the Stage by Stephanie Rodriguez

The British are coming! Off Broadway, that is, as part of 59E59 Theaters’ Brits Off Broadway Festival, introducing American audiences to innovative works from the UK. Writer and direct…

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Tuesday, May 12, 2015

American Repertory Theater Wins 7 Elliot Norton Awards by American Theatre Editors

Another big winner of was Lyric Stage Company's 'Into the Woods,' with a special prize for Gold Dust Orphans founder Ryan Landry.

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Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Odds & Ends: Alec Baldwin Returns to the Stage, Condola Rashad Takes Tinseltown & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Alec Baldwin Returns to Theater After a tumultuous turn on the Great White Way with Orphans, Alec Baldwin is returning to…

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Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Meet the cast video series: James Newcomb by Denver Center For The Performing Arts

Meet the cast video series: James Newcomb In this ongoing series, we briefly introduce you to the actors performing in our plays in a fun way. Episode 85: Meet James Newcomb, son of Bev New…

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Friday, January 23, 2015

John Goodman & Tom Sturridge Set for West End's American Buffalo, Starring Damian Lewis by Imogen Lloyd Webber

John Goodman and Tom Sturridge will join the previously announced former Homeland star Damian Lewis in the West End revival of David Mamet’s American Buffalo. Directed by Daniel Evans,…

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Thursday, December 18, 2014

Highlights From “Annie,” Opening in Cinemas Dec. 19

Based on the 1977 Broadway production Annie (which was inspired by the classic comic strip), Will Gluck's (producer/director and co-writer) film of the same name updates the story (i…

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Thursday, December 11, 2014

Hugh Maynard on Valjean Dreams, Meeting a Demigod & His Powerful Connection to London's Miss Saigon by Matt Wolf

There are few supporting roles in musicals as fiery as that of John, the marine-turned-aid worker in Miss Saigon who gets the second act of the musical off to a powerful start with the anthe…

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VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Orphans' Episode of FX's AHS: FREAK SHOW by TV News Desk

On the next episode of FX's AMERICAN HORROR STORY titled 'Orphans', the death of a Freak sparks troubling behavior in Pepper.

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Friday, December 5, 2014

London Production of Tennessee Williams’ A Streetcar Named Desire, Starring Gillian Anderson, Eyeing New York Run by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Gillian Anderson, who headlined an acclaimed production of Tennessee Williams’ A Streetcar Named Desire at London’s Young Vic this summer, has revealed that the show is…

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Sunday, November 30, 2014

The theatrical bounty of Trip to Bountiful by Thomas Garvey

Cicely Tyson shines for Jurnee Smollett-Bell in The Trip to Bountiful. Photos: Craig Schwartz.I've been around long enough to know a theatrical Rolls when I see one, and trust me, The T…

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Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Cameron Diaz Rallies Orphans In New Clip From ANNIE by Pat Cerasaro

Cameron Diaz organizes the orphans in this amusing new ANNIE promo clip

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Monday, November 17, 2014

Broadway Inspirational Voices to Perform at Kathleen Marshall's World Wide Orphan Fondation Gala Tonight by BroadwayWorld

Broadway Inspirational Voices BIV will be performing at the 'Anniversary Year' for Worldwide Orphans Foundations at their 10th annual gala November 17, 2014 at Cipriani at 7pm. Organizer of …

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Tuesday, November 4, 2014

It's the Hard Knock Life! Check Out Quvenzhane Wallis, Jamie Foxx & More in New Annie Trailer by Ryan McPhee

Come on, rats! It’s time for a new Annie trailer. Check it out below for an updated look at some of our favorite moments from the classic musical, including “It’s the Hard …

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Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Pop Makeover! Check Out Annie Remake's 'You're Never Fully Dressed Without a Smile' by...Sia?! by Ryan McPhee

At the top of the second act in Annie, the swingy Boylan Sisters and Bert Healy sing “You’re Never Fully Dressed Without a Smile” as the orphans listen in on the radio. For…

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Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Shia LaBeouf Talks Exit from Broadway's ORPHANS: 'I've Made Peace with Baldwin' by Movies News Desk

In a recent interview with with, actor Shia LaBeouf spoke about his exiting the 2013 production of Broadway's ORPHANS due to creative differences with his co-star Alec …

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Shia LaBeouf Speaks Out on Orphans, Stalking Alec Baldwin and “Uncalculated Behavior” at Cabaret by Michael Gioia

Shia LaBeouf, who was to make his Broadway debut in Lyle Kessler's three-hander Orphans — but very publicly exited the production due to creative differences with Alec Bald…

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Monday, October 20, 2014

Odds & Ends: Shia LaBeouf Wanted Alec Baldwin Scared, The Elephant Man's Bradley Cooper Loses It & More by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today and over the weekend. Shia LaBeouf Wanted Alec Baldwin Scared After explaining exactly what went down at his eventful nigh…

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She's Got a New Beat! Check Out Upcoming Annie Movie's Emoji-Filled 'Hard Knock Life' Lyric Video by Ryan McPhee

It’s the *hammer* *fist* *door* *mushroom*. Or, if you don’t speak emoji, the hard knock life. The new star-studded remake of Annie hits movie theaters on December 19, and we now…

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Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Photo Flash: Suzan-Lori Parks and Dan O'Brien Receive 2014 Horton Foote Prizes

The award is named for the prolific playwright of The Orphans' Home Cycle.

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Thursday, October 2, 2014

Wicked Fun with Ryan Landry by Jose Solis

With titles like Who’s Afraid of the Virgin Mary?, A T Stop Named Denial and All About Christmas Eve, Ryan Landry and his Gold Dust Orphans have turned the parody into a formidable art…

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Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Annie & Orphans Featured In New ANNIE Social Media Images by Pat Cerasaro

A new look at Annie and her best gal pals from ANNIE

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Thursday, September 18, 2014

PLAYBILL PLAYLIST: Varla Jean Merman and Members of Ryan Landry’s Seven Bottoms Pick Novelty Songs by Michael Gioia

Musical comedy troupe The Gold Dust Orphans will bring Ryan Landry's glitter-filled new musical Snow White and the Seven Bottoms to New York's Theatre 80 Sept. 19-Oct. 26. In…

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Friday, September 12, 2014

PLAYBILL.COM’S THEATRE WEEK IN REVIEW, Sept. 6-12:  Joan Rivers’ Fans Rally to Honor Her and This Is by Robert Simonson

Broadway went through its biggest social media episode since Shia LeBeouf started tweeting things about his erstwhile Orphans co-stars in early 2013. 

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Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Shia LaBeouf Pleads Guilty to Disorderly Conduct at Broadway's Cabaret by Imogen Lloyd Webber

Shia LaBeouf has pled guilty to disorderly conduct at his eventful night out at Broadway’s Cabaret in June, which resulted with him being led out of Studio 54 in handcuffs. According t…

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Tuesday, August 19, 2014

New Production Photo From ANNIE Remake Released by Pat Cerasaro

A new production photo featuring the orphans from the forthcoming big screen edition of beloved family-friendly musical ANNIE and is now available to view in anticipation of the film's Decem…

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Sunday, August 17, 2014

Kentwood Players Presents ORPHANS at the Westchester Playhouse Sept. 12 by Michael J. Roberts

Kentwood Players presents “ORPHANS” by Lyle Kessler from Friday, September 12 to Saturday, October 18, 2014 for a six-week run on Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm with Sunday matin…

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Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Leapin' Lizards! Casting Complete for the National Tour of Annie by Ryan Gilbert

Full casting has been announced for the national tour of Annie, which will launch on September 26 at the Fisher Theatre in Detroit before continuing to cities across the country. The title r…

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Friday, July 18, 2014

Capital Fringe Scene Stealers #1-July 18, 2014 by Joel Markowitz

Here are our first list of honorees for DCMetroTheaterArts ‘Best Scene Stealers of  the 2014 Capital Fringe Festival’ ______  Devin Gaither, as Joey, in Rock Bottom [A Rock Opu…

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Tuesday, July 15, 2014

The suddenly shrinking fringe by Thomas Garvey

The world of Boston theatre just got a little smaller.For word has reached us that the venerable Factory Theatre, a long-time tenant in the rear basement of the famous "Piano Factory" at 791…

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Medda's Back in the Building! Capathia Jenkins Returns to Broadway's Newsies by Ryan McPhee

The Bowery queen is back! Original Newsies star Capathia Jenkins returns to the role of Medda Larkin beginning July 15 at the Nederlander Theatre. Jenkins steps in for LaVon Fisher-Wilson, w…

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Friday, July 11, 2014

Rock Bottom [A Rock Opus] by Tim Treanor

The bass player’s hands are wracked with eczema. The lead singer belongs to a religion apparently designed for fourth-graders, and the guitarist wears a ridiculous moustache. And the drumm…

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