Thursday, October 14, 2021

Today on Broadway: Thursday, October 14, 2021 by Ashley Steves

Reviews Are In For “Thoughts Of A Colored Man” “Slave Play” Is Back On At Center Theatre, Suni Reid Opens Up About “Hamilton Complaint Plus, over at our Patreon, Ashley and Grace D…

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Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Jeremy O. Harris' Slave Play to Open Center Theatre Group Season in L.A. After Commitments to Change by Caitlin Moynihan

After previously reporting that Tony-nominated playwright Jeremy O. Harris was pulling Slave Play from the season lineup at Center Theatre Group's Mark Taper Forum is Los Angeles due to lack…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:24PM

‘Slave Play’ Back On Track For Los Angeles After Venue Pledges Commitment To Address Gender Imbalance by Greg Evans

Slave Play will arrive in Los Angeles after all. Playwright Jeremy O. Harris announced last night that his Tony-nominated comedy-drama will remain on the line-up at Center Theatre Group’s …

SOURCE: Deadline at 10:01AM

Slave Play Will Remain in Center Theatre Group Season After Organization's Commitment to Gender Equity by Dan Meyer

Playwright Jeremy O. Harris had initially asked to have the work removed due to an imbalance in the current season.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:00AM

L.A.’s Mark Taper Forum Will Still Open Season with Porn-ish “Slave Play” Despite Playwright’s Complaints by Roger Friedman

The pornographic and not very good “Slave Play” will still open the season for the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles next

SOURCE: ShowBiz 411 at 05:18AM

SLAVE PLAY Reinstated to Center Theatre Group's 2021- 2022 Season

Playwright Jeremy O. Harris' has announced that his Tony-nominated hit Slave Play will once again arrive on the west coast next year as a part of Center Theatre Group's new season.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 12:22AM
Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Jeremy O. Harris Withdraws Slave Play From L.A. Run to Protest Lack of Women Playwrights by Caitlin Moynihan

Tony-nominated playwright Jeremy O. Harris announced plans to pull Slave Play from its West Coast premiere at Los Angeles' Center Theatre Group's Taper Forum. Harris says his reasoning is d…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 06:06PM

Jeremy O. Harris Requests Cancellation of Slave Play's Los Angeles Bow, Citing Gender Imbalance in CTG Season by Dan Meyer

The playwright is calling attention to a lack of female writers in Center Theatre Group's upcoming slate.

SOURCE: Playbill at 09:44AM

Today on Broadway: Wednesday, October 6, 2021 by Matt Tamanini

“Silver Linings Playbook” Heading to Broadway, West Coast “A Christmas Carol” Tour  Castings, Jeremy O. Harris to Remove “Slave Play” from CTG Season “Today on Broadway” is …

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 07:55AM

Jeremy O Harris pulls own show Slave Play from LA theatre over representation by Ellie Harrison

Playwright said he was ‘shocked’ by lack of female playwrights in theatre company’s programme

SOURCE: The Independent at 06:36AM

Jeremy O Harris pulls Slave Play from LA theater over its male-dominated season by Dani Anguiano In Los Angeles

Playwright says he hopes a female colleague’s work can replace his celebrated drama The playwright Jeremy O Harris has pulled his popular work Slave Play from a forthcoming run in Los Ange…

SOURCE: The Guardian at 04:32AM
Tuesday, October 5, 2021

THEATER: “Slave Play” Writer Jeremy O. Harris Wants Show Removed from LA Theater Over Gender Parity by Roger Friedman

Jeremy O. Harris, the most recent “it” playwright, has stirred up some trouble in Los Angeles. Harris has asked that a production

SOURCE: ShowBiz 411 at 08:32PM

Jeremy O. Harris Is Withdrawing SLAVE PLAY from CTG Season of Disproportionately Male Playwrights

Playwright Jeremy O. Harris' Tony-nominated Slave Play was set to arrive on the west coast next year as a part of Center Theatre Group's new season; however, the show may not run as planned.…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 05:55PM

Jeremy O. Harris Announces Plan To Pull ‘Slave Play’ L.A. Run Over Scarcity Of Female Playwrights by Greg Evans

UPDATED with CTG response: Playwright Jeremy O. Harris said Tuesday that he intends to pull his Tony-nominated Slave Play from the upcoming lineup at the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles due …

SOURCE: Deadline at 05:47PM

Jeremy O. Harris Pulls ‘Slave Play’ From L.A. Run Over Center Theatre Group’s Lack of Women Playwrights by William Earl

Jeremy O. Harris is in the process of removing “Slave Play” from its upcoming Los Angeles run at the Center Theatre Group due to the organization’s lack of female playwrights showcased…

SOURCE: Variety at 04:50PM
Friday, October 1, 2021

Broadway Update: Daniel Craig and Ruth Negga to Star in Macbeth by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward October 1, 2021: Broadway is definitely back with Sunday night's long-delayed Tonys followed by announcements of new productions. Then Slave Play and Skin of Our Teeth re…

SOURCE: theaterlife at 08:55AM
Thursday, September 30, 2021

L.A.'s Center Theatre Group Announces Upcoming Season; Slave Play Gets West Coast Premiere by Caitlin Moynihan

Los Angeles' Center Theatre Group has announced the upcoming season for its Mark Taper Forum and Kirk Douglas Theatre. According to The Los Angeles Times, the 2022 season includes previously…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 03:48PM

Seasons Announced for Mark Taper Forum and Kirk Douglas Theatre, Featuring SLAVE PLAY West Coast Premiere & More

Center Theatre Group Artistic Director Michael Ritchie and Managing Director / CEO Meghan Pressman have announced the upcoming seasons for the Mark Taper Forum and Kirk Douglas Theatre.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 03:12PM
Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Today on Broadway: Tuesday, September 28, 2021 by Ashley Steves

“The Skin of Our Teeth” And “Slave Play” Head Back To Broadway, More “Jagged Little” Problems, Tony Highlights “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podcast …

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 07:55AM
Monday, September 27, 2021

TONY AWARDS 2021: ‘MOULIN ROUGE!’ ‘THE INHERITANCE,’ ‘A SOLDIER’S PLAY’ BIG WINNERS IN EMOTIONAL SHOW by Robert Shuman

(Brent Lang’s article appeared in Variety 9/26; Photo courtesy of Matthew Murphy.) ‘Slave Play’ Shut Out Despite Record Number of Nominations. “Moulin Rouge! The Musical,” a stage …

SOURCE: stagevoices.com at 07:57PM

It’s His Party, and He’ll Cry if He Wants To by Katie Van Syckle

“Slave Play” received a record number of nominations, though took home none. Still, Jeremy O. Harris found reasons to celebrate.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 02:18PM

‘Slave Play’ Sets Broadway Return Despite Tony Award Shut-Out by Greg Evans

Slave Play, the incendiary Jeremy O. Harris play that went rejected by Tony Award voters Sunday night two years after dazzling critics and helping start theater’s conversation about race, …

SOURCE: Deadline at 09:29AM

Slave Play Will Return to Broadway for Eight-Week Run This Fall

The drama didn't win any Tony Awards, but it's the most nominated play in history.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 09:18AM

Jeremy O. Harris' Slave Play Sets Broadway Return by Broadway.com

Jeremy O. Harris' Slave Play is returning to Broadway. The production, directed by Robert O'Hara, is set to play at the August Wilson Theatre beginning on November 23 for an eight-week run…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 09:12AM

Broadway Update: Slave, Skin, Sondheim by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward September 27, 2021: The long-delayed Tony Awards (presented Sept. 26) were full of surprises from the Paramount Plus portion of the ceremony ending ten minutes early to …

SOURCE: theaterlife at 09:10AM

Slave Play Will Return to Broadway by Bethany Rickwald

The play, which originally opened in October 2019, was up for 12 awards at the 74th annual Tony Awards.

SOURCE: Playbill at 08:59AM

SLAVE PLAY Will Return to Broadway for Limited Eight Week Engagement At The August Wilson Theatre

BroadwayWorld has just learned that Slave Play will return to Broadway beginning later this fall. The return engagement, directed by Tony Award nominee Robert O’Hara, will begin performan…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:32AM

‘Slave Play’ announces Broadway return this fall by Caitlin Huston

“Slave Play” will return to Broadway this fall for an eight-week engagement.  The news, announced by playwright Jeremy O. Harris early Monday at a party for the production, followed a T…

SOURCE: broadwaynews.com at 01:46AM

'Slave Play' Is Returning to Broadway by Michael Paulson

The play, which had been nominated for 12 Tony Awards, will return to Broadway in November.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 01:18AM

Broadway folks bragged about forging COVID tests to go to Tonys parties by Johnny Oleksinski

A man at the 2021 Tony Awards loudly claimed he used to fake Covid test document to attend the hot afterparty for Best Play nominee “Slave Play” at Neuehouse.

SOURCE: The New York Post at 12:01AM
Sunday, September 26, 2021

Tony Awards delivers surprises and calls for change on Broadway by Caitlin Huston

The Tony Awards ceremony Sunday gave several long-awaited awards to members of the theater community, while delivering a few surprises in the major categories.  Notably, the award for Best …

SOURCE: broadwaynews.com at 11:26PM

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