Saturday, October 27, 2018

Apologia *** by Barry Gordin

By Isa Goldberg October 27, 2018:  Just the name of the actor, Stockard Channing, evokes images of a socialite, an elitist, in various forms. It’s an image she has created in numerous …

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Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Apologia's Stockard Channing on Grease's Legacy, Joining the 'Circus' & More on Show People by

Stockard Channing is back on the New York stage in Alexi Kaye Campbell's Apologia, which is running at the Laura Pels Theatre through December 16. Many fans first started to love Channin…

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Thursday, October 11, 2018

Star-Packed Cast to Lead John Guare's Nantucket Sleigh Ride at Lincoln Center by Andy Lefkowitz

A talent-filled company of stage stars will align in 2019 for Nantucket Sleigh Ride, a new play by Tony winner John Guare (Six Degrees of Separation), arriving at Lincoln Center Theater…

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John Larroquette To Star In New John Guare Play At Lincoln Center Off Broadway by Greg Evans

John Larroquette will star in Nantucket Sleigh Ride, a new play by John Guare directed by Jerry Zaks and heading to Lincoln Center Theater’s Off Broadway Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater in …

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Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Starry Lifespan of a Fact to Feature Broadway's First All-Female Design Team by Andy Lefkowitz

The upcoming world premiere production of The Lifespan of a Fact will break ground this fall, featuring Broadway's first all-female lineup of designers, according to the production. The …

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Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Photo Coverage: Atlantic Theater Company Celebrates Opening Night of THE GREAT LEAP by Jennifer Broski

Atlantic Theater Company presents the New York premiere production of The Great Leap, written by Lauren Yee and directed by Taibi Magar.The Great Leap stars Ali Ahn 'The Path' on Hulu, Ned E…

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Friday, May 25, 2018

‘I’m fascinated by the law of six degrees of separation’: Artistic director Iwan Lewis on Simon Stephens’ One Minute by Featured Content

Twenty-nine-year-old actor turned artistic director Iwan Lewis makes his directorial debut with a fresh take on Simon Stephens' 2003 play One Minute, as the second offering at the new Barn T…

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Wednesday, April 11, 2018

People You Should Know . . . Ben Schnickel by Zack Calhoon

Ben Schnickel - We Are a Masterpiece is Ben’s fifth production with Retro, having previously appeared in The Butter and Egg Man, An Appeal to the Woman of the House, When You Comin’…

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Monday, March 26, 2018

Stockard Channing to Star in New York Premiere of Alexi Kaye Campbell's Apologia by Andy Lefkowitz

Tony and Emmy Award winner Stockard Channing will return to the New York stage this fall in the off-Broadway premiere of Apologia, a new work by Drama League-nominated playwright Alexi Kaye …

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Sunday, March 4, 2018

Allison Janney Wins the Oscar for Performance in I, TONYA by BroadwayWorld

Allison Janney has just won the Academy Award for BestActress in a Leading Role for her performance in I, TONYA. The actress starred as Prudy Pingleton in the big screen adaptation of HAIRSP…

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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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Sunday, January 7, 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 [email protected] (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

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 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'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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