Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Review: ‘The Glass Menagerie’ at the Belasco Theatre by Richard Seff

This is the play that introduced me to the writings of Tennessee Williams long ago, in 1945! That was the original production at the Playhouse Theatre on Broadway, and it contained the now l…

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Spotlight On...Gabriel Vasquez by Michael Block

Name: Gabriel VasquezHometown: New York CityEducation: SUNY PurchaseFavorite Credits: Sweeping the floor at the Performing Garage.Why theater?: Because it’s the weirdest art form! I always…

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Spotlight On...Chris O'Connor by Michael Block

Name: Chris O'ConnorHometown: Cedar Falls, IowaEducation: BFA in acting from Carnegie-Mellon University; MFA in directing from Rutgers UniversityFavorite Credits: Recent favorites for acting…

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Last Chance to See John Tiffany's Seven-Time Olivier Award Nominated Production of THE GLASS MENAGERIE by BroadwayWorld

Following multiple Olivier Award nominations, John Tiffany's The Glass Menagerie enters its final weeks at Duke of York's Theatre with the last performance to be held on Saturday 29th April …

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Monday, March 27, 2017

Sacramento Theatre Company plays too rough with ‘Glass Menagerie’

Tennessee Williams’ “The Glass Menagerie” has always been a beautiful work of art that doesn’t require much fuss, given that the melancholy masterpiece has a certain fragility much l…

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Friday, March 24, 2017

Critic's Notebook: A Wheelchair on Broadway Isn’t Exploitation. It’s Progress. by Neil Genzlinger

Some people are calling Sam Gold’s “The Glass Menagerie” manipulative. I call it vital theater.

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Fifth Annual St. Louis Theater Circle Awards • Skip Viragh Center for the Arts by Andrea

The fifth anniversary of the St. Louis Theater Circle Awards is in the books, and as always, the number of talented individuals and companies in town never cease to amaze.Congratulations to …

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Thursday, March 23, 2017

Review: A Real Unicorn by Michael Block

By Michael BlockFirst it was Shakespeare. Ibsen and Chekhov followed after. Even Miller has been reinvented. Now's the time for Tennessee Williams to be redefined on stage. In the latest rev…

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Take Ten: Elizabeth Pierotti by Michael Kyrioglou

ELIZABETH PIEROTTI, appearing in WELL at 1st Stage through April 23, has a theatrical history that runs the gamut of great contemporary roles, from The Glass Menagerie to…

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Flash Sale: Save Up To 49% On Tickets For THE GLASS MENAGERIE by BroadwayWorld

Following its premiere in 2013 at the American Repertory Theater at Harvard University, a multi Tony Award-nominated run on Broadway at the Booth Theater and a European premiere at this year…

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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Glass Menagerie Review with Sally Field…but no glass menagerie by Jonathan Mandell

Sam Gold, the innovative director who won a Tony for Fun Home, has cast Sally Field in a new Broadway production of Tennessee Williams’ The Glass Menagerie that doesn’t include a glass m…

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Monday, March 20, 2017

'Drag Race' Season 9 Star Alexis Michelle on Drag, Activism & Boyfriends by Justin Moran

Michael MustoRuPaul's Drag RaceMichael MustoBorn Alex Michaels in Manhattan, Alexis Michelle is a talented figure on the Gotham bar scene, playing Boots & Saddle on Wednesdays, The…

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Friday, March 17, 2017

Tennessee Williams' The Glass Menagerie by Sandra Mardenfeld

The Sam Gold-helmed version of The Glass Menagerie isn't for everyone (as you can see by reviews  here   and  here  ), but this stripped-down version of Tennessee William…

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Howard Sherman: Critics should learn the language of disability by Howard Sherman

Sam Gold’s production of Tennessee Williams’ The Glass Menagerie produced a wide range of critical responses when it opened last week, and

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Thursday, March 16, 2017

On Broadway, a great play leveled and a lesser one elevated by Peter Marks

"The Price” percolates; “The Glass Menagerie” grates

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Sam Gold Goes Gross With ‘The Glass Menagerie’ by Rex Reed

No, they are not blasting for a new subway under the Belasco Theater. The noise you hear is the sound of a mortified Tennessee Williams, turning over in his grave over what pretentious hack …

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The Gentleman Caller Cometh: Finn Wittrock on the Endurance of ‘The Glass Menagerie’ by Drew Grant, Drew Grant

Wittrock performs alongside the likes of David Oyelowo and Daniel Craig in Othello, and Sally Field in Menagerie.

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Wednesday, March 15, 2017

The Glass Menagerie - Controversial Sam Gold revival starring Sally Field and Joe Mantello surprises by Oscar E. Moore

If you have any qualms about seeing this production - set them aside. Forget any preconceived notions and meet the Wingfields through a new set of eyes.

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SAM GOLD’S THE GLASS MENAGERIE – Controversial Revival Stuns by Oscar E Moore

What the world needs now is NOT another revival of Tennessee Williams’ THE GLASS MENAGERIE so soon after the excellent Cherry Jones/Zachary Quinto revival of 2013 superbly directed by John…

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

The Glass Menagerie by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

Sam Gold’s revival of "The Glass Menagerie," the fifth major production of the play in New York since 2005, is such a one. He has decided to remove all of the historical relevance as well …

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Stephen Colbert Gives Finn Wittrock a Kiss for Sally Field by Andy Lefkowitz

American Horror Story Emmy nominee Finn Wittrock is back on Broadway in The Glass Menagerie. The Juilliard grad who made his Broadway debut alongside Philip Seymour Hoffman, Linda Emond and …

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VIDEO: THE GLASS MENAGERIE's Finn Wittrock Visits 'Late Show' by TV News Desk

On last night's LATE SHOW, actor Finn Wittrock discussed his role in the Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams' THE GLASS MENAGERIE and recalled his days as a student at Julliard.

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Sunday, March 12, 2017

This Week on Broadway for March 12, 2017: Deborah Grace Winer, Come From Away by James Marino

Peter Filichia, James Marino and Michael Portantiere talk with Deborah Grace Winer, the 92nd Street Y Lyrics & Lyricists series Artistic Director. We review Come From Away, The Glass …

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BWW Review: Sally Field Stars In Sam Gold's Exquisite Production of THE GLASS MENAGERIE by Michael Dale

One of the great things about live theatre is its lack of permanence. In film, the words, directorial choices, performances and other artistic contributions all exist as an unchangeably whol…

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Saturday, March 11, 2017

A Playwright for the Ages- A History of the Life and Works of Tennessee Williams by Stage Tube

The Glass Menagerie is the play that brought a brilliant young writer namedTennessee Williamsto national attention, and, in his own words, 'changed my life irrevocably' when it first premier…

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Friday, March 10, 2017

Photo Coverage: THE GLASS MENAGERIE Cast Celebrates Opening Night! by Walter McBride

The Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams' The Glass Menagerie opened last night, March 9, at the Belasco Theatre 111 West 44th Street, starring two-time Academy Award winner Sally Field an…

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All That Glitters! See Joe Mantello, Sally Field & More Celebrate The Glass Menagerie's Broadway Opening at Sardi's by Lindsey Sullivan

The Glass Menagerie opened at the Belasco Theatre on March 9. Stars Sally Field, Maidson Ferris, Finn Wittrock and Joe Mantello took in an emotional curtain call and then headed to Sardi'…

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Photo Flash: Sally Field and Joe Mantello Toast Their Broadway Returns in The Glass Menagerie

Madison Ferris and Finn Wittrock round out the cast of Tennessee Williams' drama at the Belasco Theatre.

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'Glass Menagerie' review: A masterwork brilliantly sharpened

"The Glass Menagerie" again? Why? Why does Broadway need another revival of Tennessee Williams' familiar masterwork, the seventh since this achingly moving drama ignited his career in 1945 a…

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Photo Coverage: Sally Field, Joe Mantello, and Cast Take Opening Night Bows at THE GLASS MENAGERIE by Walter McBride

The Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams' The Glass Menagerie opened last night, March 9,at the Belasco Theatre 111 West 44th Street, starring two-time Academy Award winner Sally Field and…

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The Glass Menagerie Glimmers by Jk Clarke

        by JK Clarke   I have to admit that I was at first deeply ambivalent about Sam Gold’s new staging of the classic Tennessee Williams play, The Glass Menager…

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