Friday, April 28, 2017

Final 2017 Tony Awards Eligibility Rulings: Hello, Dolly! Star David Hyde Pierce as Leading Actor & More by

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met on April 28 for the fourth and final time this season to decide the eligibility of Broadway productions for the American Theatre Wing's 2017 …

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Thursday, April 27, 2017

Kate Burton on Returning to Present Laughter, Playing Scandal's 'Bible-Thumping Murderess' & More by

Stage and screen favorite Kate Burton of Present Laughter gives both of her Shonda Rhimes shows shoutouts and more!

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2017 Drama Desk Awards: Hello, Dolly! Leads with Most Nominations by

Laura Benanti and Javier Muñoz announced nominations for the 2017 Drama Desk Awards on April 27 at Feinstein's/54 Below. The full list can be found below. Please note that&nb…

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Five Burning Questions with Present Laugher Star Kristine Nielsen

Present Laughter star Kristine Nielsen talks about her comedy idols, finding and perfecting a physical joke, and taking on Puck in Midsummer.

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Monday, April 24, 2017

VIDEO: Cobie Smulders Talks 'High Brow' British Accent in Broadway's PRESENT LAUGHTER by BroadwayWorld

Cobie Smulders stopped by this morning's LIVE WITH KELLY to talk about making her Broadway debut and speaking a fake British accent in Noel Coward's PRESENT LAUGHTER.

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Sunday, April 23, 2017

Present Laughter by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

As the ageing matinee idol who never forgets to check his appearance in the mirror, Kline plays a man who is always acting, both on stage and off. His animated physicality in his roles has a…

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Thursday, April 20, 2017

Kate Burton and Richard Thomas in Annual Central Park Shakespeare Slam by Robert Viagas

Both actors are currently on Broadway, in Present Laughter and The Little Foxes, respectively.

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PRESENT LAUGHTER's Kate Burton Signs on for 'SONNET SLAM' in Central Park by BroadwayWorld

Tony Award nominee Kate Burton currently in Broadway's Present Laughter has joined the 7th Annual Shakespeare's Birthday Sonnet Slambeing held tomorrow, Friday, April 21st, from 1-4pm at the…

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Sunday, April 16, 2017

This Week on Broadway for April 16, 2017: Present Laughter and War Paint by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino and Michael Portantiere review Present Laughter, War Paint, Sunday in the Park with George, In & Of Itself, Gently Down The Stream, Daniel’s Husband…

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Friday, April 14, 2017

Video Flash: Kevin Kline, Cobie Smulders, and Others Bubble With Present Laughter

Check out footage from Noël Coward's comedy at the St. James Theatre.

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BWW Exclusive: Ken Fallin Draws the Stage - Kevin Kline Brings on the Funny in PRESENT LAUGHTER 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, April 13, 2017

Present Laughter and Scandal Star Kate Burton Joins Faculty of USC School of Dramatic Arts by Andrew Gans

The three-time Tony nominee will join the faculty in the fall.

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Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Broadway Theater Review: Present Laughter by Lauren Yarger

Kevin Kline and Kate Burton. Photo: Joan MarcusPresent LaughterBy Noel CowardDirected by Moritz von StuelpnagelSt. James TheatreThrough July 2By Lauren YargerWhat's It All About?A limited ru…

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Monday, April 10, 2017

Investigating Crime Reporter Dominick Dunne's Queer Personal Life by Justin Moran

Michael MustoMichael MustoDominick Dunne (1925-2009) was the acclaimed, obsessive writer for Vanity Fair who specialized in thorough investigations into trials involving O.J. Simpson and the…

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The Play That Goes Wrong and Present Laughter reviewed by Oscar E. Moore

Put a lot of laughter in your life, try one or better yet both.

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COMIC RELIEF – two versions of comedy tonight by Oscar E Moore

From the ridiculous to the sublime.  Two shows have recently opened on Broadway.  Both are very funny.  Both are completely different.  They are THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG and PRESENT LAUG…

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Sunday, April 9, 2017

Review: ‘Present Laughter’ at the St. James Theatre by Richard Seff

It doesn’t take much to create a smash Broadway hit. All you need for starters is a  witty script that isn’t in a hurry (not a 90-minute mini-play, but a full-size evening that keeps yo…

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Saturday, April 8, 2017

BWW TV: The Comedy Continues Inside Opening Night of PRESENT LAUGHTER! by Tv - Opening Night Special

After the curtain came down Wednesdaynight at the St. James Theatre, the laughter subsided and the company of Present Laughter celebrated a triumphant opening night at Gotham Hall. BroadwayW…

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Thursday, April 6, 2017

LOL With The Cast and Guests of Present Laughter On Opening Night by

Giggles abound! Matt Rodin challenges the cast and guests of Present Laughter to laugh it out on opening night.

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High Class Humor: ‘Present Laughter’ on Broadway by Matthew Wexler

Let’s cut to the chase. Director Moritz von Stuelpnagel’s revival of Noël Coward’s Present Laughter is a brilliantly fine-tuned comedy of style and substance, and if you want to see a…

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Photo Coverage: PRESENT LAUGHTER Company Keeps the Laughs Coming at Opening Night After Party! by Walter McBride

After the curtain came down last night at the St. James Theatre, the laughter subsided and the company of Present Laughter celebrated a triumphant opening night at Gotham Hall.BroadwayWorld …

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Snaps for Opening Night: Present Laughter’s Tedra Millan Gets Glam by Hannah Vine

The actor makes her Broadway debut in the Nöel Coward comedy starring Kevin Kline, Cobie Smulders, and Kate Burton.

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See Pics of Kevin Kline Hamming It Up for Present Laughter's Starry Broadway Opening by

Tony and Oscar winner Kevin Kline is officially back on the boards! Present Laughter opened at the St. James Theatre on April 5. Take a look at the glam guests who stepped out for a night of…

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Cobie Smulders Makes Broadway Debut as "Strong, Modern Woman" in 'Present Laughter'

"She goes after what she wants and has no fear about doing so," she told THR of playing Joanna opposite Kevin Kline and Kate more

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Photo Coverage: Kevin Kline and the Cast of PRESENT LAUGHTER Take Opening Night Bows! by Walter McBride

Present Laughter, starring Academy Award and two-time Tony Award winner Kevin Kline in his triumphant return to Broadway, plays at the St. James Theatre 246 West 44th Street. Directed by Ton…

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Photo Coverage: On the Opening Night Red Carpet for PRESENT LAUGHTER! by Walter McBride

Present Laughter, starring Academy Award and two-time Tony Award winnerKevin Klinein his triumphant return to Broadway, plays at the St. James Theatre 246 West 44th Street. Directed by Tony …

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Photo Flash: Tina Fey, Taran Killam Cheer On Kevin Kline, Cobie Smulders, and Present Laughter

The comedy returns to Broadway with a cast that also includes Kate Burton and Kristine Nielsen.

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Opening Night of Present Laughter, Starring Kevin Kline, Cobie Smulders, and Kate Burton by Hannah Vine

The Noël Coward comedy plays the St. James Theatre.

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