Tuesday, January 30, 2018

John Guare at a career summit by Cogency

The Lydie Breeze Trilogy is the pinnacle in the career of playwright John Guare, best known for The House of Blue Leaves and Six Degrees of Separation. Film director Louis Malle said that Gu…

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Friday, January 26, 2018

An Interview with John Guare: Previewing the ‘Lydie Breeze Trilogy’ at Philadelphia’s EgoPo Classic Theater by Deb Miller

With an illustrious career spanning the past five decades, John Guare has been the recipient of Tony, Obie, and Olivier Awards, a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, and an Oscar nomi…

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Monday, January 22, 2018

Frances McDormand, Allison Janney & More Theater Stars Win 2018 Screen Actors Guild Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony winner Frances McDormand (Good People) and Tony nominee Allison Janney (Six Degrees of Separation) were named winners of 2018 Screen Actors Guild Awards on January 21. Broadway alum Kri…

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Monday, January 8, 2018

Dear Evan Hansen's Pasek & Paul and More Broadway Greats Win 2018 Golden Globe Awards by Andy Lefkowitz

The 2018 Golden Globe Awards ceremony was a meaningful evening for the beloved Tony-winning songwriters of Broadway hit Dear Evan Hansen. Benj Pasek and Justin Paul took home the Golden Glob…

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Sunday, December 31, 2017

Top 10 of 2017 (US and UK edition) by Nicole Serratore

Since I did not end up going to Edinburgh this year I did not have enough shows in the UK to make a separate top 10 list.  So I'm combining US and UK shows this year because it's my lis…

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Wednesday, November 29, 2017

News: The West Wing’s Allison Janney Named Honorary Chair of 2018 Women’s Voices Theater Festival by Guest Author

Allison Janney (The West Wing, and the Broadway revival of Six Degrees of Separation) is returning to Washington to lend her voice to support the 2018 Women’s Voices Theater Festival as Ho…

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Thursday, November 23, 2017

Harry Clarke - One Man's Search for Himself by Noreply@blogger.com (judd Hollander)

Reviewed by Judd HollanderBilly Crudup gives a powerful performance in David Cale's Harry Clarke. A one-man play about the realizations and pitfalls that come with self-discovery, now at the…

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Friday, November 3, 2017

Christopher Fitzgerald, Rebecca Naomi Jones & More Lead I CAN GET IT FOR YOU WHOLESALE Reading by BroadwayWorld

Just last month, industry-only staged reading of the 1962 musical I Can Get It For You Wholesale, based on the best-selling Jerome Weidman novel on Tuesday, June 6th. The musical has a score…

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Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Odds & Ends: Julianne Moore to Star in Sarah Ruhl & Julie Taymor's Gloria Steinem Biopic & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Julianne Moore to Play Gloria Steinem in Sarah Ruhl & Julie Taymor's Biopic My Life on the Road Oscar winner and Br…

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Wednesday, October 4, 2017

John Guare Will Be Honored at The Workshop Theater's 'unGala' by BroadwayWorld

Playwright John Guare, author of 'The House of Blue Leaves,' 'Six Degrees of Separation,' 'The Landscape of the Body' and more, will be honored at The Workshop Theater's fourth unGala on Oct…

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Saturday, September 30, 2017

Apologia Star Stockard Channing on Returning to the London Stage, 'Creepy' Grease Fixations & Not Writing a Memoir by Matt Wolf

Stockard Channing needs no introduction as a Broadway legend, but London’s good fortune is to have welcomed the Tony and Emmy-winning actress at regular intervals. She first appeared o…

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Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Spotlight On...Walker Vreeland by Michael Block

Name: Walker VreelandHometown: Baltimore, MDEducation: BFA from Tisch School of the Arts at NYU, Walnut Hill School for the Arts.Select Credits: As a radio personality, best known for having…

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Saturday, August 19, 2017

Broadway Theaters to Dim Lights to Honor Memory of Stuart Thompson by Broadway.com

Broadway marquees will dim their lights at approximately 6:45pm on August 22 to honor the memory of prolific producer and manager Stuart Thompson, who died on August 17. Thompson brought ov…

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Monday, August 14, 2017

Go 'Behind the Curtain' with Tony-Winning Designer Clint Ramos by Behind The Curtain

One of Broadway's most acclaimed designers, Clint Ramos, joins Rob and Kevin, via phone, to discuss his illustrious career, which includes collaborating on such recent productions as SUNDAY …

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Monday, July 10, 2017
Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Report From New York: Six Degrees Is A Forgotten Gem by Bill Hirschman

For some reason, Six Degrees of Separation has fallen off the radar of regional theaters mounting semi-contemporary plays that depict and dissect the angsty zeitgeist of modern life. But the…

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

VIDEO: John Benjamin Hickey Talks Emotional Finale Performance of SIX DEGREES OF SEPARATION by BroadwayWorld

On last night's LATE SHOW, guest John Benjamin Hickey discussed the final performances of Broadway's SIX DEGREES OF SEPARATION. 'In the last few shows I was trying not to cry,' he explained.

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John Benjamin Hickey Discusses Fining Rude Audience Members at Six Degrees of Separation by Ruthie Fierberg

The actor chats with Stephen Colbert about ending his recent Broadway run, working with Allison Janney, and more.

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017

How Did Tony Winner John Benjamin Hickey Feel About His Broadway Debut? by Harry Haun

In 1995, the Six Degrees of Separation actor made his Broadway debut in Terrence McNally’s Love! Valour! Compassion! and shared how he felt playing one of the gay “old marrieds&#…

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Monday, June 19, 2017

Broadway Grosses: You Deserve It! Swinging Tonys Perf Leads Bandstand to Best Week Yet by Broadway.com

Broadway's biggest night—the Tony Awards—showcased a slew of new musicals that debuted in the 2016-2017 season. One of those fresh works was the lively Bandstand, which in ad…

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Thursday, June 15, 2017

A Look at the 1990 New York of Six Degrees of Separation

Get a look at life in 1990, the year Six Degrees of Separation is set.

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A Slice of (professional) Life: Colby Minifie by Victoria Myers

This week we’re highlighting some emerging artists in theatre and finding out how they view their careers and structure their lives. Colby Minifie is currently appearing on Broadway in "Si…

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Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Acclaimed Tony Winner ‘Indecent’ Will Close June 25 by Jeremy Gerard

Paula Vogel’s drama Indecent, which won two Tony Awards on Sunday, announced this morning that it will close following the matinée on June 25 at the Cort Theatre after 79 performances…

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Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Broadway’s first Tony victims get the ax by Michael Riedel

The fallout from Sunday’s Tony Awards was swift and brutal. Two shows that went home empty-handed, “Sweat” and “Six Degrees of Separation,” posted closing notices on Tuesday. Criti…

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‘Six Degrees of Separation’ Broadway Revival to Close Early by Joshua Barone

Despite a celebrity cast including Allison Janney, the play failed to catch on at the box office and will close on June 18.

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Six Degrees of Separation, with Corey Hawkins, Allison Janney & John Benjamin Hickey, to Close Early by Andy Lefkowitz

The Tony-nominated Broadway revival of John Guare’s Six Degrees of Separation will end its run earlier than expected, on June 18, at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre. The production was ini…

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Theater News: Six Degrees of Separation, With Allison Janney and Corey Hawkins, to End Run

The Broadway production will close earlier than expected.

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Breaking: SIX DEGREES OF SEPARATION Will Conclude Broadway Run Early by BroadwayWorld

John Guare's Six Degrees of Separation, directed by Trip Cullman and starring seven-time Emmy Award winner Allison Janney, Tony Award winner John Benjamin Hickey and Tony Award nominee Corey…

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Post-Tonys Fallout Begins As ‘Six Degrees’ With Corey Hawkins Sets Closing by Jeremy Gerard

The culling of shows denied a boost from the Tony Awards began this morning with the announcement that John Guare's Six Degrees of Separation, directed by Trip Cullman and starring seven-tim…

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Six Degrees of Separation Announces Early Closing by Olivia Clement

The Broadway production, which stars Allison Janney, Corey Hawkins, and John Benjamin Hickey, will close a month earlier than scheduled.

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Monday, June 12, 2017

Broadway Grosses: Waitress' Sara Bareilles Serves Up House Record in Final Week by Broadway.com

Tony-nominated singer-songwriter Sara Bareilles went out on top in her last eight-performance week playing the lead role of Jenna in her Broadway musical Waitress. The Grammy nominee appeare…

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