Saturday, October 21, 2017

Jack And Jill Plays - Part 66 - Pinter Watermelon by Adam Szymkowicz

Pinter Watermelon by Adam Szymkowicz (JACK and JILL at a picnic table eating watermelon.  A MAN enters, sits at the picnic table with them.) JILL Um. JACK Hi. (MAN says nothing.) J…

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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Jennifer Ehle, Kristine Nielsen, Peter Bartlett, Reed Birney and More to Star in SALUTE TO THE BRAVE at TACT by BroadwayWorld

TACT, The Actors Company Theatre has announced that Jennifer Ehle Oslo -Tony nomination, The Coast of Utopia - Tony Award, Design for Living, The Real Thing - Tony, Theatre World awards, Kri…

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Sunday, October 1, 2017

LIZZIE • New Line Theatre by Andrea

Just about everyone is familiar with the infamous story of Lizzie Borden, who went to trial for hacking her father and stepmother to death with a hatchet (or an axe, as the children’s rhym…

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Thursday, September 28, 2017

I Interview Playwrights Part 998: Rae Binstock by Adam Szymkowicz

Rae Binstock Hometown: Cambridge, MA Current Town: Brooklyn, NY Q:  What are you working on now? A:  My latest project is a Top Girls-inspired play about American women from a …

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Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Eugenie Chan Tells the Story

by Sam Hurwitt Playwright Eugenie Chan isn’t just a San Francisco native. Her family’s been here since the Gold Rush. In fact, those early days are the subject of her play Madame Ho, wh…

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Tuesday, August 22, 2017

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'Jaw-Dropping' Episode of This Week's YOUNGER by TV News Desk

On the next episode of YOUNGER titled 'The Incident at Pound Ridge', sparks fly at the annual Empirical Publishing picnic and Liza finds herself caught between Josh and Charles. The 'jaw-dro…

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Thursday, August 17, 2017

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - 'The Incident at Pound Ridge' Episode of YOUNGER by TV News Desk

On the next episode of YOUNGER titled 'The Incident at Pound Ridge' , sparks fly at the annual Empirical Publishing picnic and Liza finds herself caught between Josh and Charles.

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Friday, August 4, 2017

The Real and Imagined History of the Elephant Man by Arts Review

Following the success of Picnic at Hanging Rock, director Matthew Lutton and writer Tom Wright reunite for an adaptation of The Real and Imagined History of the Elephant Man, based on the re…

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Monday, July 10, 2017

Theatre Review: ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ by Baltimore Shakespeare Factory at The Meadow at Johns Hopkins University’s Evergreen Museum & by Genean Hines Grobe

Delight, mischief, frolic, and fun abound at Baltimore Shakespeare Factory’s production of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream!” Intimately staged outdoors, this production is an expe…

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Thursday, July 6, 2017

Heat Wave

by Brad Erickson  Coast to coast, theatre this summer is hitting a nerve. From Julius Caesar in New York City’s Central Park, to Pass Over at Chicago’s Steppenwolf, to the San Fran…

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Thursday, June 29, 2017

Marvin’s Room Review: Dying, and Laughing, and Loving by New York Theater

There’s a story told in “Marvin’s Room” of a young man named Clarence who took a swim during a beachfront picnic, dunking down into the water and popping back up several times, each …

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Tuesday, June 20, 2017

'Picnic' takes us back to long-ago, small-town America by Judith Newmark St. Louis Post-Dispatch

William Inge's drama takes the stage at ACT INC

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Monday, May 1, 2017

Ellen Burstyn, Joe Morton & More Set for the Public's All the President's Men? by Lindsey Sullivan

Casting has been announced for the Public Theater's staged reading of All the President's Men? Ellen Burstyn will take on the role of Senator Elizabeth Warren, Joe Morton i…

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Thursday, April 27, 2017

People You Should Know . . . Amanda Jones by Zack Calhoon

Amanda Jones-New York: Walking Down Broadway at the Mint Theatre; Anais Nin Goes to Hell with Manhattan Theatre Works; Cymbeline with Boomerang Theatre Company; Marie Antoinette: Color of Fl…

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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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