Monday, April 12, 2021

Broadway & Sopranos Star Joseph Siravo Dead at 66 by Caitlin Moynihan

Broadway alum and screen star Joseph Siravo died on April 11 at the age of 66. According to Variety, the actor had suffered from colon cancer.  Born in New York City and raised in Washingt…

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Saturday, March 6, 2021

Secrets of the Oslo Accords Come to Light on Stage by Nobuko Tanaka

He may live in New York, but playwright J.T. Rogers has spent a lot of time in Japan over the past few years, and it’s not just because he loves the food there (“especially the white sli…

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Monday, February 15, 2021


(Nobuko Tanaka’s article appeared in The Japan Times, 2/10; Photo: Behind closed doors: Playwright J.T. Rogers’ drama, “Oslo,” is based on the true-life clandestine meetings that too…

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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Tony Winner Jefferson Mays on His One-Man A Christmas Carol: 'I Haunt Myself for an Hour and a Half' by Lindsey Sullivan

Theater fans have Charles Dickens to thank for the gift of Jefferson Mays. "A Christmas Carol was not only my introduction to this great piece of literature," the Tony winner said, "it was…

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Tuesday, November 10, 2020

Today on Broadway: Tuesday, November 10, 2020 by Matt Tamanini

Wilson, Scott to Lead “Oslo” Film, “JLP” Cast to Reunite for Concert, JRB Recruits a Chorus “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podcast hitting the top theatre…

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Monday, November 9, 2020

Andrew Scott and Ruth Wilson to Star in Film Adaptation of Tony-Winning Play Oslo by Caitlin Moynihan

Olivier winner Andrew Scott and Tony nominee Ruth Wilson will lead the upcoming film adaptation of J.T. Rogers' Oslo, according to Deadline. The previously announced movie was written by Rog…

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Andrew Scott and Ruth Wilson to Star in Upcoming Film Adaptation of Oslo by Broadway Direct

An upcoming film adaptation of J.T. Rogers’ Oslo, has been announced it is in production, starring Andrew Scott (Fleabag, Black Mirror) and Ruth Wilson (HBO’s His Dark Materials, Mrs. Wi…

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Andrew Scott and Ruth Wilson to Star in Film of J.T. Rogers's Tony-Winning Oslo

Bartlett Sher will direct the movie for HBO.

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Andrew Scott and Ruth Wilson to Star in Movie Adaptation of Tony-Winning Oslo by Ryan McPhee

Bartlett Sher will direct the HBO project after helming the Lincoln Center Theater production.

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Ruth Wilson & Andrew Scott Will Lead Film Adaptation of OSLO

Adapted from the Tony Award-winning play of the same name, the film is based on a true story of negotiations between implacable enemies — the secret back-channel talks, unlikely friendship…

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Thursday, July 30, 2020

Picasso Murals Safely Removed From Doomed Building In Oslo by Artsjournal1

“The removal of a pair of concrete murals by Pablo Picasso was completed Tuesday from a government building in the Norwegian capital of Oslo whose demolition was under way.” (That buildi…

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Friday, June 19, 2020

Orchestre De Paris Names Music Director by Artsjournal1

Klaus Mäkelä, a 24-year-old Finnish cellist and conductor who is already at the helm of the Oslo Philharmonic, starts in his Paris position in the fall of 2022. He succeeds Daniel Harding,…

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Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Why Has Munch’s ‘The Scream’ Been Fading? Because We’ve Been Breathing On It by Artsjournal1

On the 1910 version of the painting, housed at the Munch Museum in Oslo, the cadmium yellow in the sky and the lake has been fading to off-white and flaking off for years, with light believe…

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Thursday, May 14, 2020

MoMA Gets Involved In Effort To Save Oslo’s Picasso Murals by Artsjournal1

Two concrete murals, designed by Picasso and sandblasted onto the walls by a Norwegian colleague, are part of a government building that was damaged by Anders Breivik‘s car bomb in 2011. F…

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Friday, April 3, 2020

OSLO Designer Video by Segalcentre

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Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Edward Munch’s ‘The Scream’ Is Fading. Scientists Are Figuring Out Why by Artsjournal1

“Since 2012, scientists based in New York and experts at the Munch Museum in Oslo have been working on this canvas — which was stolen in 2004 and recovered two years later — to tell a …

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Tuesday, February 4, 2020

Review: Marie stands out in long, complicated, but relevant ‘Oslo’ by Joanne Engelhardt

There’s a whole lot of testosterone on stage in Los Altos Stage Company’s production of “Oslo,” which runs through Feb. 16 at Bus Barn Theater in Los Altos. Despite the fact that thi…

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Sunday, December 1, 2019

Conductor Mariss Jansons Dead At 76 by Artsjournal1

He was born and raised in Soviet-occupied Latvia and trained in what was then Leningrad; he became well-known in the West as music director of the Oslo Philharmonic and then the Pittsburgh S…

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Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Camille Norment’s (red flame) brings the heat by S. Nicole Lane

The Oslo-based multimedia artist’s installation uses sound to speak volumes about Chicago’s social and political history. Walking into the space of Untitled …

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Thursday, November 7, 2019

Shadows, Coronet Theatre review - talking heads in the void by David Nice

Multimedia haunting from Norwegian company De Utvalgte in Jon Fosse's theatre-poem In a flowering branch of London theatre, Norway comes to Notting Hill with what's becoming revelatory regul…

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Monday, September 30, 2019

The Factory of the Future by Zoe Svendsen

By Zoe Svendsen. Zoë Svendsen discusses working with fellow theatremakers to build and present imagined realities of London and Oslo in post-capitalist and post-fossil-fuel cultures.

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Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Oslo paints a picture of the personal touch in international relations by Kerry Reid

The Tony-winning play gets a smart and timely local premiere from TimeLine. If A Walk in the Woods, Lee Blessing's 1988 play about the private talks between two …

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Thursday, September 19, 2019

How Far to Hope: A Review of Oslo at TimeLine Theatre Company and Broadway In Chicago by Ben Kaye

J.T. Rogers’ Tony-Award winning play about the back-channel negotiations of the Oslo Accords in 1993 isn’t naive about its subject but nevertheless contains a glimmer of hope.

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Monday, September 9, 2019

How Oslo Playwright J.T. Rogers Chose the Theatre for His Tony-Winning Play’s Chicago Debut by Robert Loerzel

When it came to choosing a playhouse, Rogers looked back to the place that knocked down walls for his early work Blood and Gifts.

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Friday, September 6, 2019

Broadway In Chicago Announce OSLO $25 Digital Lottery Tix by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

Broadway In Chicago is thrilled to announce there will be a digital lottery for OSLO, which [...] The post Broadway In Chicago Announce OSLO $25 Digital Lottery Tix appeared first on Showbi…

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

Broadway's Music Man Revival Adds Four More Tony Winners to the Cast by Andy Lefkowitz

A foursome of Tony-winning stars have joined the upcoming main-stem production of Meredith Willson's The Music Man. Jefferson Mays will play Mayor Shinn, with Jayne Houdyshell as Eulalie Ma…

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Monday, September 2, 2019

Interview with OSLO’s STEF TOVAR by Michael J. Roberts

Showbiz Chicago favorite STEF TOVAR returns to discuss his upcoming role as Yossi Beilin in [...] The post Interview with OSLO’s STEF TOVAR appeared first on Showbiz Chicago.

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Monday, August 12, 2019

What came first, the Joe or the Egg? Top 10 Joe Egg Facts

Peter Nichol's black comedy Joe Egg is set to re-hatch at London's Trafalgar Studios this September for a limited season. Starring Oslo actor Toby Stephens and award-winning The Glass Me…

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Friday, July 19, 2019

Toby Stephens & Claire Skinner to Star in West End Revival of A Day in the Death of Joe Egg by Andy Lefkowitz

Toby Stephens (Oslo, Lost in Space) and Claire Skinner (Outnumbered, The Father) will return to the West End stage this fall in a new staging of Peter Nichols' 1967 play A Day in the Deat…

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Thursday, July 18, 2019

An Apollo 11 ‘Oratorio,’ Told by Those Who Were There by Laura Collins-Hughes

The “Oslo” playwright J.T. Rogers found himself moved stitching a story he thought he knew well: “It is a piece about hope and wonder.”

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Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Ivo van Hove's West Side Story to Star Isaac Powell, Shereen Pimentel, Amar Ramasar & More by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is here for the highly anticipated Broadway revival of West Side Story from Tony-winning director Ivo van Hove and internationally acclaimed choreographer Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker…

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