Monday, October 14, 2019

The Height of the Storm by Victor Gluck, Editor-In-Chief

What is evident is that Zeller writes tremendous roles for actors. Frank Langella won the Tony Award back in 2016 for the title role of "The Father," and "The Height of the Storm" may well w…

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Saturday, October 12, 2019

Top London Stage This Month: Ian McKellen, Cher, Ariana Grande, Adrian Mole by Mark Beech

The London stage this month has a range of different performing artists of every age and type. Among them: Ian McKellen, 80; Cher, 73; Ariana Grande, 26; Little Simz, 25; and even Adrian Mol…

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Friday, October 11, 2019

Who’s The Father Of Today’s Black Theater Renaissance? August Wilson? No, It’s Tyler Perry by Artsjournal1

Wesley Morris: “Maybe it’s not immediately obvious. But it makes sense. He’s the biggest black playwright in America. If you were a kid, teenager or barely an adult in the 2000s, livin…

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Thursday, October 10, 2019

Paterson Joseph to Star as Ebenezer Scrooge in A Christmas Carol at London's Young Vic by Andy Lefkowitz

Stage veteran Paterson Joseph has been cast as the evil Ebenezer Scrooge in the Young Vic's upcoming remount of A Christmas Carol. The smash-hit London production, adapted by Jack Thorne and…

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Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Second Bay Area victim testifies against famed ballet teacher charged with rape of students by Annie Sciacca

A second victim testified about being touched inappropriately by him and the jury heard from the father of another victim who has said Kabaniaev repeatedly raped her when she was a child.

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Quentin Earl Darrington & Will Swenson Join Brooklyn 15th Anniversary Concert by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway veterans Quentin Earl Darrington and Will Swenson will lend their voices to the score of the 2004 Broadway musical Brooklyn at its upcoming 15th anniversary reunion concert. Darri…

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Saturday, October 5, 2019

Eileen Atkins and Jonathan Pryce on The Height of the Storm Being 'Cheap Marriage Counseling' & Their First Meeting 40 Years Ago by Caitlin Moynihan

Eileen Atkins and Jonathan Pryce in The Height of the Storm (Photo: Joan Marcus) Stage and screen legends Eileen Atkins and Jonathan Pryce have brought their talents together to star in Fl…

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Thursday, October 3, 2019

Save Up to $60 on Tickets to See Jonathan Pryce and Eileen Atkins in THE HEIGHT OF THE STORM on Broadway

Two legendary actors come together in one unforgettable story of a shared life and all of its complexities. Two-time Olivier and Tony Award® winner Jonathan Pryce ('Game of Thrones', Miss S…

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The Height of The Storm ***1/2 by Barry Gordin

French playwright Florian Zeller, well known in New York theater for his plays, The Father (Frank Langella) and The Mother (Isabelle Huppert), tells stories in a most outré fashion. Curren…

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Tuesday, October 1, 2019

BWW Flashback: Getting to Know the Plays of Florian Zeller

Just last week, Broadway celebrated the opening of yet another Florian Zeller play- The Height of the Storm. The new play, starring acting greats Jonathan Pryce and Eileen Atkins, continues …

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Friday, September 27, 2019

Broadway Review: The Height of the Storm. Tricky plotting, or just a trick? by Jonathan Mandell

The same playwright who gave us The Father with a demented Frank Langella and The Mother with a depressed and possibly deranged Isabelle Huppert now offers us…dead Jonathan Pryce and Eil…

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The Height of the Storm: Review and Pics by New York Theater

The same playwright who gave us “The Father” with a demented Frank Langella and “The Mother” with a depressed and possibly deranged Isabelle Huppert now offers us…dead Jonathan Pry…

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‘The Height of the Storm’: Tony Awards titans Jonathan Pryce, Eileen Atkins ‘formidable’ in ‘thin’ new play by David Buchanan

Just three years ago, French playwright Florian Zeller made a splash on the Great White Way with his play “The Father,” which nabbed him a Best Play Tony nomination and earned its star F…

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Wednesday, September 25, 2019

BWW Review: Playwright Florian Zeller Keeps On Playing Those Mind Games With THE HEIGHT OF THE STORM

Audience members sensing a bit of déjà vu watching Jonathan Pryce and Eileen Atkins superbly applying their craft in Christopher Hampton's English translation of French playwright Florian …

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BWW TV: Watch Matthew Broderick, Michael Shannon & More on the Red Carpet for THE HEIGHT OF THE STORM

Just last night, Broadway celebrated a new arrival. Written by Tony Award nominee Florian Zeller (The Father), translated by two-time Tony Award Winner Christopher Hampton (Les Liaisons Dang…

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The Height of the Storm ****, Fern Hill ***, Sunday ** by Barry Gordin

By: David Sheward September 25, 2019: Reality is a slippery proposition in the plays of French dramatist Florian Zeller. In both The Father and The Mother, the title characters are lost…

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Tuesday, September 24, 2019

The Height of the Storm, Starring Eileen Atkins & Jonathan Pryce, Opens on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

The Height of the Storm, a new play by Florian Zeller (The Father), opens at Manhattan Theatre Club's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre on September 24. Jonathan Kent repeats his work as director f…

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Friday, September 20, 2019

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Jonathan Pryce & Eileen Atkins THE HEIGHT OF THE STORM on Broadway

Get a first look at Manhattan Theatre Club's American premiere of The Height of the Storm, written by Tony Award nominee Florian Zeller (The Father), translated by two-time Tony Award Winner…

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Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Brooklyn Originals Eden Espinosa, Karen Olivo & Ramona Keller to Reunite for 15th-Anniversary Concert by Andy Lefkowitz

The three original stars of the 2004 Broadway musical Brooklyn will sing out this fall in a one-night reunion concert. The event, a benefit for Covenant House Foundation, will be presented…

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Tuesday, September 10, 2019

The Height of the Storm, Starring Jonathan Pryce & Eileen Atkins, Begins Broadway Run by Andy Lefkowitz

The Height of the Storm, a new play by Florian Zeller (The Father), begins its Broadway run at Manhattan Theatre Club's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre on September 10. Jonathan Kent repeats his …

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Friday, September 6, 2019

Bolden: A Terrific New Film About the “Father of Jazz” by Trav S.D.

Today, according to some sources, is the birthday of a man who has been called The Father Of Jazz, Buddy Bolden, whom we wrote a little about here. It seemed a fitting way to observe the day…

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Thursday, September 5, 2019

Odds & Ends: Alan H. Green Set for World Premiere American Underground at Barrington Stage & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today.Alan H. Green & More Set for World Premiere American Underground at Barrington Stage Casting is complete for American Underg…

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Tuesday, September 3, 2019

The Son, Duke of York's Theatre review - a piercing drama of depression by Tom Birchenough

Florian Zeller’s play of family anguish receives a much-deserved West End transfer A tale of teenage depression and its family resonances, Florian Zeller’s The Son has a devastating simp…

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Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Almeida Theatre’s Vassa – Full casting announced by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo The Almeida Theatre today announces the full cast for Tinuke Craig’s production of Maxim Gorky’s Vassa, in a new version by Mike Bartlett. There are no miracles in this w…

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Friday, August 9, 2019

"The Rainmaker" at the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey Now through August 18 by [email protected] (simon Saltzman)

  Real honest-to-goodness thunder, lightning and rain created premature authenticity outside the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey on the evening I attended and where N. Richard Nash’s …

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Sunday, August 4, 2019

Madama Butterfly by Arts Review

Your response to this production will no doubt depend on how many other productions of Madama Butterfly you’ve experienced. If your preference is for a storybook telling of the tragic tale…

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Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Reed Birney and Son Ephraim on Acting Together for the First Time by American Theatre Editors

The father and son duo are performing in Joseph Dougherty's historic two-hander this summer in West Virginia, and learn a lot about each other in the process.

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Sunday, July 21, 2019

The Nico Project; The Fountainhead – review by Claire Armitstead

Stoller Hall, Manchester; The Lowry, SalfordMaxine Peake is a woman possessed in The Nico Project, while Ivo van Hove adapts Ayn Rand’s controversial novelHow can The Nico Project excavate…

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Friday, July 19, 2019

Toby Stephens & Claire Skinner to Star in West End Revival of A Day in the Death of Joe Egg by Andy Lefkowitz

Toby Stephens (Oslo, Lost in Space) and Claire Skinner (Outnumbered, The Father) will return to the West End stage this fall in a new staging of Peter Nichols' 1967 play A Day in the Deat…

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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Lenne Klingaman, Michael Countryman Set for Will Eno's The Underlying Chris at Second Stage by Andy Lefkowitz

Complete casting has been announced for Second Stage's upcoming world premiere staging of Will Eno's The Underlying Chris. The previously announced off-Broadway production, directed by Tony…

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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Greta Gerwig & Oscar Isaac to Star in Three Sisters at New York Theatre Workshop by Andy Lefkowitz

Screen stars and theater alums Greta Gerwig and Oscar Isaac will return home to the New York stage this spring in a new mounting of Chekhov's Three Sisters. Tony winner Sam Gold will direct …

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