Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Best Shakespeare productions: what's your favourite Richard II? by Michael Billington

David Tennant, Samuel West and Ian Richardson have all excelled in the role but Ben Whishaw's king was extraordinary part Jesus Christ and part Michael JacksonKenneth Tynan once referred to…

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Saturday, March 29, 2014

Arts Review | Connecticut: A Review of ‘The Other Place’ at TheaterWorks Hartford by Anita Gates

Point by point, the horrible, heartbreaking truth of the life of the protagonist becomes clear in Sharr White’s high-pitched drama “The Other Place.”    

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Friday, March 28, 2014

Best Shakespeare productions: what's your favourite Macbeth?

Rupert Goold's staging, with Patrick Stewart and Kate Fleetwood, is one of Michael Billington's top picks. Which versions of the play have you enjoyed the most? Read more from the seriesIt u…

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Thursday, March 27, 2014

Marg Helgenberger to Star in Barrington Stage's THE OTHER PLACE, 5/21-6/14 by BroadwayWorld

Barrington Stage Company BSC, the award-winning theatre in Downtown Pittsfield, MA, under the leadership of Artistic Director Julianne Boyd and Managing Director Tristan Wilson, is proud to …

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Theater News: CSI's Marg Helgenberger to Star in The Other Place at Barrington Stage Company

The Emmy-winning actress will open the Berkshire theater's 20th-anniversary season in Sharr White's mind-bending drama.

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Friday, March 21, 2014

'The Other Place': Powerfully Moving But Shhh, Don't Tell The Details by Frank Rizzo

The show: "The Other Place" at Hartford's TheaterWorks

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Friday, March 14, 2014

Spring Arts Preview: Top 10 Theater Plays & Musicals by Jesse Oxfeld

'If/Then' Mothers and SonsGolden TheatreOpens March 24Terrence McNally’s latest stars the indefatigable Tyne Daly as a mother who pays an unexpected visit to her dead son’s former partne…

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Thursday, March 13, 2014

Calista Flockhart Joins L.A. Theater Works for 'The Other Place' by Jordan Riefe

The "Ally McBeal" and "Brothers and Sisters" alum will star in a new production of Sharr White's 2011 play, and audiences will be invited to attend live readings at the James Bridges Theater…

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Thursday, March 13, 2014 by Susan Grace

  Today’s Highlights: * Lynn Ahrens, Stephen Flaherty & Thomas Meehan’s Rocky, directed by Alex Timbers, featuring Andy Karl, Margo Seibert, Terence Archie, Dakin Matth…

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Calista Flockhart and Gregory Harrison Star in THE OTHER PLACE at LATW, Now thru 3/16 by BroadwayWorld

Golden Globe winner Calista Flockhart Ally McBeal, Brothers amp Sisters and Gregory Harrison Trapper John, M.D., upcoming CBS series Reckless star in Sharr White's gripping psychological thr…

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Monday, March 10, 2014

Interviews: Calista Flockhart Prepares for Her Stage "Fix" in The Other Place at L.A. Theatre Works

The Golden Globe-winning Ally McBeal star talks missing her days on the New York stage and holding fast to her theatrical roots.

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Tuesday, March 4, 2014

The New Tony Nominations Rule: What If...? by JK

You've probably read about the new rule adopted by the Tony Awards Administration Committee regarding the number of nominees in the four major categories.  Simply, it states that if nin…

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Thursday, February 27, 2014

Spotlight On...Scott Michael Morales by Michael Block

Name: Scott Michael MoralesHometown: McKinney, TXEducation: BA in English at Marymount Manhattan College, plus some acting here and thereFavorite Credits: Playing a meth cook/addict in the i…

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Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Calista Flockhart and Gregory Harrison to Star in THE OTHER PLACE at LATW, 3/13-16 by BroadwayWorld

Golden Globe winner Calista Flockhart Ally McBeal, Brothers amp Sisters and Gregory Harrison Trapper John, M.D., upcoming CBS series Reckless star in Sharr White's gripping psychological thr…

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Friday, February 7, 2014

Broadway's John Benjamin Hickey, Daniel Stern to Star in WGN's MANHATTAN by TV News Desk

Deadline reports that THE NORMAL HEART's John Benjamin Hickey and THE OTHER PLACE's Daniel Stern have signed on to star in WGN America's upcoming drama series MANHATTAN. Thomas Schlamme will…

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Thursday, February 6, 2014

Tony Winner John Benjamin Hickey & Daniel Stern Land Leading Roles in WGN America Drama Manhattan by Ryan Gilbert

Tony winner John Benjamin Hickey is set to star in the upcoming WGN America 13-episode series Manhattan, according to Deadline.com. Hickey will take on the leading role of Frank Winter, a ge…

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Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Eileen Atkins rejoins RSC as company raises curtain on 2014 productions by Matt Trueman

Veteran actor cast for Roaring Girls Stratford season as theatre unveils first world war theme for autumn/winterEileen Atkins is set to return to the Royal Shakespeare Company after a seven-…

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Saturday, February 1, 2014

THE OTHER PLACE • The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis (Studio Theatre) by Andrea

After a world-premiere off-Broadway in 2011 and a well-received Broadway run a couple of years later, playwright Sharr White's smartly constructed drama settles into the Rep's studio space -…

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Thursday, January 30, 2014

Kiss Me Kate, William Finn & Rachel Sheinkin Reunion & More on Tap for Barrington Stage Company Season by Damian Bellino

The Barrington Stage Company's 20th season will feature the classic musical Kiss Me Kate, Sharr White's The Other Place, a new work by Mark St. Germain, a reunion of Spelli…

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Theater News: Barrington Stage Company's Summer Season to Include Kiss Me, Kate, The Other Place, and More

Head up to the Berkshires for warm-weather theatrical fun.

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Saturday, January 25, 2014

Kate Levy gives shimmering performance in Rep's 'The Other Place'

Sharr White makes his playwriting debut with the moving drama.

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Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Theater News: Complete Casting Announced for Steppenwolf World Premiere of The Way West, Directed by Amy Morton

Zoe Perry, recent star of Broadway's The Other Place, is among the production's six-person company.

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Tuesday, December 24, 2013

The Best of 2013 by Michael Block

What a year for theater! Usually everyone seems so down on the thought of "adaptation" because it's not "new" but when this year brings you some amazing adaptations that range from memoirs (…

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Saturday, December 21, 2013

Broadway.com Names the Five Best Performances of 2013 by Kathy Henderson

Broadway theatergoers were blessed with a long list of outstanding performances in 2013. Five actors, however, deserve special recognition for their achievement in leading the casts of two n…

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Wednesday, December 18, 2013

The Best of 2013: Fan Vote by Michael Block

It's that time of the year to kick off Theater in the Now's Year in Review! Here are the top shows suggested by you, the fans, and the 2013 Class of "Spotlight On" interviewees! What do you …

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Wednesday, November 27, 2013

"The Snow Geese" and "The Winslow Boy" Aren’t Flops But They Aren’t High-Fliers Either by Broadaway & Me

Are theater producers becoming like their counterparts in the movie business and saving their best stuff for the time closest to awards season?  I ask because this is the second fall in…

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Friday, November 1, 2013

Mary-Louise Parker is "at her best" in THE SNOW GEESE by Manhattan Theatre Club

Mary-Louise Parker is "at her best" in THE SNOW GEESE Tony® and Emmy® winner Mary-Louise Parker ("Weeds," Proof) returns to Broadway in this world premiere drama…

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Sunday, October 27, 2013

Broadway Review: The Snow Geese by Lauren Yarger

Snow Geese Doesn't Make Our Emotions Fly By Lauren Yarger A group of people argues and talks over each other sentences for a while, obviously upset about something, but what that might be is…

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