Thursday, April 13, 2017

Interview: Hannah Elless and David T. Patterson on Doing William Inge’s ‘Picnic’ and ‘Come Back, Little Sheba’ in Rep by Jose Solis

The Transport Group’s artistic director Jack Cummings III is revitalizing William Inge classics Picnic and Come Back, Little Sheba by having them performed in rep with an ensemble featurin…

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Tuesday, April 11, 2017

BWW Review: Transport Group Intimately Pairs William Inge's COME BACK, LITTLE SHEBA with PICNIC by Michael Dale

A great difference between the Broadway theatre of today and that of the 1950s, the decade when William Inge emerged as an important American playwright, is that the public couldn't see the …

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Thursday, April 6, 2017

William Inge in Rep: Picnic and Come Back, Little Sheba

William Inge in Rep: Picnic & Come Back, Little Sheba Off Broadway, Transport Group at the Gym at Judson Reviewed by Linda Buchwald BOTTOM LINE: Jack Cummings III makes a strong case for W…

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Sunday, April 2, 2017

This Week on Broadway for April 2, 2017: Bobby Conte Thornton by James Marino

Jena Tesse Fox and James Marino talk with Bobby Conte Thornton. Peter Filichia joins in for reviews and trivia. We review Miss Saigon, Sweat, Sweeney Todd, Joan of Arc: Into the Fire, and…

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Saturday, April 1, 2017

William Inge in Rep: Picnic & Come Back, Little Sheba by Darryl Reilly

Though rather flawed in execution, there is much to enjoy in "Picnic" & "Come Back, Little Sheba": William Inge in Repertory. It is also revelatory in proving William Inge’s high ran…

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Friday, March 31, 2017

Picnic and Come Back, Little Sheba Revivals, With Emily Skinner and John Cariani, Extend Off-Broadway by Andrew Gans

The Transport Group’s productions of the William Inge works will play an extra week at the Gym at Judson.

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Thursday, March 30, 2017

Broadway.com #LiveatFive with Emily Skinner and John Cariani by Broadway.com

Emily Skinner and John Cariani stop by Broadway.com HQ to chat about Picnic and Come Back Little Sheba, now playing in repertory at The Transport Group, with Paul Wontorek.

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Review: Pathos Times Two: A Double Dose of Inge, in Close Quarters by Elisabeth Vincentelli

The 1950s plays “Picnic” and “Come Back, Little Sheba,” in repertory revivals at the Gym at Judson, capture the playwright’s gift for understatement.

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Theater News: Transport Group Extends William Inge Repertory Productions

Picnic and Come Back, Little Sheba run at the Gym at Judson.

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Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Inge Watching: Picnic and Come Back, Little Sheba by Jk Clarke

        by JK Clarke   There might be better ways to time-travel back to the 1950s than watching a double header of William Inge plays, Picnic and Come Back, Little …

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Mary Testa, Micah Stock, Santino Fontana, and More Celebrate the Opening of William Inge in Repertory by Marc J. Franklin

The Transport Group’s repertory productions of Picnic and Come Back, Little Sheba opened Off-Broadway March 26.

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Monday, March 27, 2017

Photo Flash: Inside Opening Night of Transport Group's PICNIC and COME BACK, LITTLE SHEBA by Stephanie Wild

Picnic and Come Back, Little Sheba have begun performances at The Gym at Judson. Both shows were written by William Inge and will be performed in repertory through April 16. Check out photos…

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Photo Flash: Transport Group's Picnic and Come Back, Little Sheba Open in Rep

Performances continue through April 16 at the Gym at Judson.

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Sunday, March 26, 2017

Review: Picnic and Come Back, Little Sheba

Smoldering passions and shattered dreams fill the stage in two Inge plays.

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This Week on Broadway for March 26, 2017: Encores! The New Yorkers and How to Transcend a Happy Marriage by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino and Michael Portantiere review Rachael Lily Rosenbloom (And Don’t You Ever Forget It), Encores! production of The New Yorkers, How to Transcend a Happy M…

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Friday, March 24, 2017

BWW Exclusive: Ken Fallin Draws the Stage - COME BACK LITTLE SHEBA by Ken Fallin

BroadwayWorld has teamed up with renowned caricature artist Ken Fallin, a life-long theater enthusiast, who has drawn many Broadway and Off-Broadway productions. Below, check out his latest …

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Thursday, March 23, 2017

'Picnic' reimagines Inge classic about brief moment of youth and possibility by Chris Jones

"This production is meant to be felt," said Will Davis, the new artistic director of the American Theater Company, in a lengthy explanatory curtain speech before Wednesday night's opening of…

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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Theater Buff: Transport Group’s David T. Patterson by Matthew Wexler

This month’s Theater Buff offers you a slice of Americana via the good looks and charm of David T. Patterson, currently starring in Transport Group’s ambitious William Inge reper…

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Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Photo Flash: Hannah Elless, John Cariani, and More in Two William Inge Plays

Transport Group presents a double bill of Picnic and Come Back, Little Sheba.

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Monday, March 6, 2017

Class Notes: John Cariani by James Marino

Listen: Lauren Class Schneider talks to cast member John Cariani about “Come Back, Little Sheba” and “Picnic” presented by The Transport Group. Class Notes actively covers th…

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Thursday, March 2, 2017

Mark Shenton: A theatre is not the place for a picnic by Mark Shenton

I’ve often written here about policing audience behaviour, from having to take people to task for talking, texting and eating during shows

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Thursday, February 23, 2017

William Inge Revivals, With Emily Skinner and John Cariani, Begin Off-Broadway by Olivia Clement

The Transport Group’s productions of Picnic and Come Back, Little Sheba begin February 23 at the Gym at Judson.

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Starry William Inge Rep Begins Tonight at Transport Group by BroadwayWorld

Transport Group presents Picnic and Come Back, Little Sheba William Inge in Repertory, directed by Artistic Director Jack Cummings III.

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Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Watch Sneak Peek of If I Forget, Opening Tomorrow

Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes, Artistic Director/CEO) is thrilled to present Roundabout Underground alumni playwright Steven Levenson’s (Dear Evan Hansen, The Unavoidable Dis…

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Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Chicago Production of Picnic Casts Female Actor in Lead Role of Hal by Andrew Gans

Molly Brennan will play the drifter who upends a small town in American Theater Company’s production of the William Inge classic.

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Monday, February 6, 2017

Emmy Winner Mare Winningham Joins the Cast of Joan of Arc: Into the Fire Off-Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Mare Winningham has joined the previously announced cast of Joan of Arc: Into the Fire. The Emmy winner and Tony and Oscar nominee will play Isabelle Romée, the mother of the titular …

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Kleban Prize for Musical Theatre to Be Presented to Fun Home Librettist Feb. 6 by Robert Viagas

Daniel Zaitchik of Picnic at Hanging Rock is also a 2017 winner.

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American Theater Company announces 'Picnic' cast by Morgan Greene

American Theater Company announced the cast of William Inge's Pulitzer Prize-winning "Picnic" Monday, which will be lead by Molly Brennan as Hal. The full cast includes Robert Cornelius as …

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Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Review: Shakespearean Binge Watching by Michael Block

By Michael BlockThe year is 1599. It's the year that may have been William Shakespeare's greatest year of writing. In that year, he wrote Henry V, Julius Caesar, As You Like It, and Hamlet. …

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Sunday, January 22, 2017

Picnic at Hanging Rock review – bright and mysterious by Susannah Clapp

Lyceum, EdinburghA vivid adaptation of the classic Australian tale about the disappearance of a group of schoolgirls in 1900When Joan Lindsay wrote Picnic at Hanging Rock in 1967, she create…

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